Splashtop Streamer

Splashtop Streamer has been my preferred remote desktop solution for a number of years now.  Recently I changed my password – and guess what happened!  It signed out all the computers that I had signed into the Splashtop Streamer on – so what this means: I...

Mac OS X Beta program, and Xcode Development

A while ago, I somehow ended up enrolling my laptop on the Mac OS X Beta program, receiving updates in advanced.  This was all going great, until I got an error on iTunes Connect saying New apps and app updates must be built with the public (GM) versions of Xcode 6 or...

Backing up to Time Machine from VPN

It is actually easy to backup your Mac over a VPN to a remote server.   In this post: Our ‘remote server’ is a Mac Mini Server, with Time Machine and VPN enabled. Our client is a Mac Laptop. We are using this to keep the VPN running all the time, on the...