change __MyCompanyName__ in xcode templates

January 4, 2010

For some strange reason there is no way to specify a company name in XCode. Most source code templates include __MyCompanyName__ in the comments. To change it, open terminal and type this command replacing __MyCompanyName__ with whatever you want:


mercurial with ssh setup on windows

May 21, 2009

Mercurial is awesome. Mercurial over SSH is even awesomer. Here’s a way to set it up on Windows using PuTTY.


playing and converting .mts files on vista64

February 5, 2009

You want to play and convert .mts files on Vista64 for free? Here’s how, using Windows Media Player and Windows Media Encoder. I’ll also show you how to batch encode multiple files. Not only is this totally free, but the quality is amazing. Truly. It will take a couple minutes to setup, but it’s totally […]


search on vista quickly from start

January 21, 2009

One of the coolest features of Vista is the ability to search right from the start menu. You can quickly find programs and documents (similar to the spotlight search on the mac).