Installing dbus on Mac OS using Brew

To install dbus, I follow the steps here:

  • First, open Terminal
  • Run the following command on the terminal:
  • ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL" < /dev/null 2> /dev/null
  • Then you need to install Xcode command line tools:

xcode-select –install

  • After that, run brew:

brew install dbus


Fixing Slow Internet on Mac X

Somehow I found that the internet when using my wife’s mac is getting slower. After months of reluctance in using Mac, I decided to do a little bit of google. It turns out it is a common problem in Mac. The following two posts seems to solve my problem. What I need to do is to add in some DNS address on the Network preferences.

How to upload photos from IPhoto to Flickr

Someone has created a great plugin to easily export photos in your iPhoto album to Flickr. You can install it from this link:

Simply install the dmg file, and then restart iPhoto. To export, click “File->Export”, choose the tab FFXporter, and upload your photos 🙂