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Diagnosing the “Phantom Cursor” Issue on Your Mac

In this lifehack.org article there are some good pointers for addressing random movement issues with your mouse cursor. In my case the mouse moved randomly – both when using the trackpad and an attached mouse (USB, Bluetooth. In particular the “option-click” option wouldn’t work. Google searches were pretty useless, finding articles on how to set […]

A Mac Mini-based Media Centre

Last year I posted about when I tried to turn my PS3 into a Media Centre. Even though some dedicated distributions have started to appear, such as Ubuntu builds, I actually realised (durr) that the whole point of getting the PS3 was to play games; and why bother turning that into a media centre when […]