Reduce the File Size of PDF Documents with Preview on OS X

The PDF file format is ubiquitous for good reason, mostly because it allows for perfect preservation of a documents formatting, text, and other elements. However, sometimes PDF can be quite bloated and a file that should be not more than 200KB can suddenly be 1.5MB for no obvious reason. Adobe’s Acrobat X has functions to […]

Silent Install of OSX Applications

Applications that are provided in an .pkg or .mpkg application bundle format can be installed silently in the background even while a user is currently logged into the system without him noticing. (.mpkg bundles are more customizable compared to their pkg. counterpart) To Run the package installer in silent mode without showing the GUI-user-dialog the installer […]