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Adds a shortcut in the Services section of the right click menu to remove the "quarantine" attribute from downloaded programs.
Doing so prevents an error or warning when they are opened, and sometimes a very long delay.

How to use:
Extract the zip file and open the resulting file. Automator will prompt you to install it.
Then you can right click any file, folder, or selection of files, and select Services → UnQuarantine to remove the "quarantine" attribute from it.
Supports OS X 10.7-macOS 12 on Intel and Apple Silicon CPUs.

Current version: 1.2.1 (2020-08-09)

macOS Patches for Unsupported Macs

I worked with Collin Mistr (dosdude1) to create patches and drivers, including support for older GPUs and USB controllers, for running unsupported newer macOS versions on older Macs. They have been incorporated into his macOS Sierra Patcher, High Sierra Patcher, Mojave Patcher, and Catalina Patcher.

Their source code is available at the bottom of the first post of this forum thread.


Program that clears your Mac's log of downloaded files to protect your privacy.
Run it manually, or add it to Login Items in System Preferences → Users & Groups so it will run automatically when you log in to your computer.
Supports OS X 10.5-macOS 12 on PowerPC, Intel, and Apple Silicon CPUs (earlier versions do not keep a log of downloaded files).

Current version: 1.3.2 (2020-12-16)


Android app which provides a quick way to search Google through text, without waiting for Google Assistant to open. Replaces your shortcut to Google Assistant.
Also enables the use of the Google Go app through the search assistant shortcut on all devices.

How to enable after installing:

Android 4.0-4.0.4 (with Google Now unofficially installed): Long press the search button and select "Use by default for this action", then tap NowKeyboard.
Android 4.1-5.1.1: Swipe up from the home button (or long press the menu button if your device has one) and tap NowKeyboard, then Always.
Android 6.0-7.1.2: Select NowKeyboard in Settings → Apps → Gear icon → Default apps → Assist.
Android 8.0-12: Select NowKeyboard as the default Assist app in Settings → Apps & notifications → Default apps → Assist & voice input. The exact names of these options differ depending on the Android version.

Current version: 1.0.3 (2020-05-07)

OLPC XO Activities

When I was younger, I made programs (known as "activities") for the One Laptop Per Child XO laptop.

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iOS Jailbreak

As of 2021-10-24, my jailbreak-related projects are no longer supported and will receive no further updates. I no longer jailbreak iOS and therefore have no interest in updating them.