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MDS, Big Sur, and Apple Silicon Challenges

November 30, 2020

Apple simultaneously released new Mac hardware, a new OS (Big Sur), and transitioned to a new processor (Apple Silicon) on a single day. We have …

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PuppyCam

November 27, 2020

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Curtain Mode

October 23, 2020

I had feature request for our Secure Remote Access solution to lock a Mac locally while doing a screen sharing session to it. Apple Remote …

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Booting to macOS Recovery and Diagnostics Mode

January 27, 2020

All Macs now come with a Recovery partition to reinstall macOS and do some common maintenance. In order to restart into recovery, there are a …

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Mac Pro 2019

December 27, 2019

We got a Mac Pro (2019) for testing software compatibility with Winclone and MDS. Both softwares depend on Mac hardware, so validating those apps on …

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Identity Manager

November 19, 2019

Code Signing with Apple Tools Outside The Keychain We have been working on a project that solves the problem of code signing with Apple tools …

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Why We Charge for Upgrades

October 16, 2019

Twocanoes Software is a small software company that focuses on macOS software. We make software that does things that some people may not need but …

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Apple Ramps Up Fight against Malware with Notarization, Stapling, and Hardening

April 17, 2019

Apple recently announced that new Mac developer accounts (and eventually all mac developers) who distribute Mac apps outside the App Store will be required to …

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Adding Notarization to Xcode Builds

April 12, 2019

macOS 10.14.5 will require notarization for macOS apps to run on a Mac. I had to modify our build scripts in Xcode to add in …

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Math in the Shell

March 30, 2019

I recently had to update a script that ran in bash that was failing. It was due to the lack of “bc” on the system …

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