Rael has discovered another "feature" of Itunes: if you leave a copy of it running in one of my user accounts and switch to another, I'm blocked from launching it. That's right, Itunes is set up to keep you from sharing music with yourself.
It's silly enough that I can share my tunes across my home network yet
I can't share them with someone on the same machine. Despite keeping
all my music in /Macintosh HD/Users/Shared/Music,
I still have to wander from account to account adding each new CD or
Itunes Music Store purchase to each user's library just so that we can
share _our_ (defined in the strictest sense) music. Surely your Itunes
library on the local machine should show up in my Itunes window just
like any other network-shared Itunes library?
You cannot open the application "Itunes" because another user has it open.
Ask the other user to quit the application, then try again.
No, not OK.
Should I mistakenly leave "my copy" of Itunes open and wander off
for a bit, there's no music for anyone until my return. No music for
you! Nobody but an administrator capable of killing off other logins
and processes has the ability to rectify this situation. Should every
user really need to be an administrator to truly share this multi-user
Ok, it’s not just solar powered. It’s also an anti-theft, waterproof marvel that keeps my phone’s power bar from ever getting into the red.Sure the idea seems obvious now – tuck a gigantic solar powered battery pack into an exposed slot and turn the wearer into a walking energy harvester. Simple maybe, but I didn’t […]
The office I work in is full of things old people buy to make themselves feel young again. I can honestly say that our awesome new toy, The Swagtron T3 Hoverboard, makes me feel very, very old. I’ll explain why later. Swagtron T3 Pros There’s no way to overcharge the battery and that means no […]
Python is immensely popular in the data science world for the same reason it is in most other areas of computing—it has highly readable syntax and is suitable for anything from short scripts to massive web services. One of its most exciting, newest applications, however, is in machine learning. You can dive into this booming […]
Learning new skills is a great way to improve your resume and stand out from other candidates. Especially in a workforce in which many job-seekers have a wide variety of qualifications. With lifetime access to Virtual Training Company, you won’t have to choose a specific focus. You can pick up new expertise whenever you deem it […]
Instead of throwing out all the empties after your next party, why not transform them into some new DIY glassware? Cut back on waste and add some home ambiance with the Kinkajou Bottle Cutter and Candle Making Kit.The Kinkajou is designed as a clamp-on scoring blade to make precise cuts. Just slide a bottle in, tighten […]