Speedtest from the CLI

The following alias that I have setup on my machine is really nice for running a speedtest directly from the CLI with out having to use your browser. I have matched up the results with various online tests and it seems to match up almost perfectly with what they display. alias speedtest=’echo “scale=2; `curl –progress-bar -w “%{speed_download}” …

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Clean up the “Open With” menu on OS X

I have what I guess may be a bad habit of installing all the new software I come across, tinkering with it and then removing it.  Unfortunately there are a lot of times doing this can clog up your “Open With” menu on OS X.  I have noticed even using some nightly builds of software …

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Bash alias for updating all software

Sometimes I get on these hour long rabbit hole digs into other peoples dot files on GitHub, with that being said I have come across some pretty handy aliases and such that I thought I should share periodically as some of them are pretty useful. The following I have added to my .bash_profile and its …

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