How to install developer tools on Mac without Xcode

By Samplasion — Posted on 30 May 2020

See how you can download the Developer Tools without downloading 2+ GB of Xcode. — Read More »

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The wonderful tale of me hackintoshing my old PC

By Samplasion — Posted on 09 May 2020

At first, there was just a MacBook Pro. It was fine, but the owner, geeky as he was, felt as if he needed another PC.Yeah that's me, and I succeeded. — Read More »

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How to install Windows 7 on a MacBook from 2015

By Samplasion — Posted on 01 April 2020

Last week I posted an article about my dual boot setup. Today, I'm gonna write a guide about how to install Windows 7 on a MacBook Pro, Retina, 13-inch, early 2015. No, this is not an April Fools joke. Important: As far as I'm aware, older MacBook Pros have the — Read More »

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How I dual-booted Windows 10 and Windows 7 on a MacBook Pro from 2015

By Samplasion — Posted on 25 March 2020

Yes, I know it's weird. But this quarantine has given me some free time to experiment, and today, I'm gonna share my story how I installed Windows 10 and Windows 7 in a dual-boot. — Read More »

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How to save SHSH2 blobs

By Samplasion — Posted on 26 November 2019

On iDevices, blobs are essential for a successful downgrade. However, a new or inexperienced user might find trouble finding the right tools to save them. — Read More »

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How to modify the macOS system name and icon

By Samplasion — Posted on 03 November 2019

Learn how to change the OS string that shows up in the About this Mac screen. — Read More »

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How to get a nice-looking terminal

By Samplasion — Posted on 03 October 2019

If you use the terminal on a regular basis, you know it looks kinda bad. But it's quite understandable, because the shells were made to be useful, not nice-looking. If you want to have a nice terminal, though, nothing can stop you. — Read More »

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How to mount the ESP on macOS

By Samplasion — Posted on 30 September 2019

How many times do you have to mount the ESP to your computer? I bet it's almost never. Well, in this post we'll not only see once again how to do so, but we'll also implement an alias to do so with a handy memorable shortcut. — Read More »

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Great news for the jailbreaking world!

By Samplasion — Posted on 27 September 2019

It looks like the great minds of our wonderful community never stop surprising us. Why? @axi0mX on Twitter published a bootrom exploit called checkm8, for all devices A5-A11. — Read More »

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The unc0ver jailbreak for starters

By Samplasion — Posted on 24 September 2019

Yesterday, unc0ver got bumped to version 3.7.0, adding support to A12 devices on iOS 12.4. You're interested, so you want to try it on your iPhone XS Max, but you don't know where to start. I've got you covered! In this post, we'll take a look at the basics of jailbreaking. — Read More »

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