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I work for our Stack Exchange overlords on the Community Growth team. If you'd like to tell me what you had for lunch, you can email me at abby@stackexchange.com.

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Jan
6
awarded  Inquisitive
Jan
5
comment Two Finder processes are open. Neither works. What gives?
The Terminal command returned zero instances of Finder. Booting into safe mode and back into normal mode worked for me.
Jan
5
comment Two Finder processes are open. Neither works. What gives?
@grgarside: Nada.
Jan
5
revised Two Finder processes are open. Neither works. What gives?
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Jan
5
comment Two Finder processes are open. Neither works. What gives?
The plot thickens, @grgarside. There are zero finder processes listed in Activity Monitor.
Jan
5
asked Two Finder processes are open. Neither works. What gives?
Dec
17
comment Export iTunes music library information (album, artist, track names) to CSV or spreadsheet format?
@Jash Which iTunes? I just tested it out with iTunes 12 and it still worked.
Dec
17
awarded  Nice Answer
Dec
17
comment Run an AppleScript that requires keystrokes while the screen is locked?
@Daniel: Not at all; it's just what I'm most familiar with.
Dec
16
awarded  Popular Question
Dec
2
comment Thunderbolt display not charging MBP battery
Swapping the MagSafe adapters worked - now both cables are operational again. However I'm leaving this open in case anyone knows more about why that's the case, since my explanation is "??????".
Dec
2
asked Thunderbolt display not charging MBP battery
Nov
13
awarded  Popular Question
Oct
27
comment How can I skip the Trash when deleting a file?
The Accepted Solution above is good if you have to do this frequently, but I just had one file I needed to nuke (from orbit) and this does the trick.
Oct
24
awarded  Notable Question
Oct
20
comment How do iPhones get carrier locked remotely?
The third party SIM I tried to use was indeed not Sprint - it was a T-Mobile piggyback carrier. I'll test with a Sprint or other-Sprint-piggyback SIM and see how it goes.
Oct
17
asked How do iPhones get carrier locked remotely?
Oct
17
revised iPhone 5 slowly fails to connect to wifi
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Oct
9
awarded  Notable Question
Oct
2
accepted Are Macs vulnerable to the Bash shellshock bug?