Tag Archive | Mac

XBOX Driver for Mac OS X Lion / Mavericks

For those of you who have the original Xbox game controller with a USB adapter (you know who you are) and a Mac, this article is for you. There was a great open source XBOX HID driver for the mac but, unfortunately, it became outdated and wouldn’t work on Lion. http://sourceforge.net/projects/xhd/ I took the source […]

Baking a Graphics Card

I got an iMac in 2008 with a Nvidia GeForce 8800 GS graphics card.¬†After about 2 years, the computer crashed. There were some strange vertical green lines on the screen and it froze on boot. Of course, I hadn’t bought Applecare. It was going to cost $500 to replace the card. That was more than […]