Updating Homebrew, R and Python pip packages + Ruby Gems + macOS

Update Monday 2nd of April 2018: I decided to add to this post how to update the RubyGems since they are a key feature of Jekyll. Update Thursday, 19th of April 2018 11.00 UTC+3: I added info about how to update on the CLI the App Store Apps and macOS software updates. In the post…Read more Updating Homebrew, R and Python pip packages + Ruby Gems + macOS

Updating to R 3.4.4 “Someone to Lean On”

Just today yesterday Last Thursday –took me more that I expected to have a moment to write finish this post– R was updated to 3.4.4 and this new released is called "Someone to Lean On", which is –as all the rest are– a reference to Peanuts comic. These are the released notes: NEW FEATURES: Sys.timezone() tries more heuristics…Read more Updating to R 3.4.4 “Someone to Lean On”

Delete all the snapshots from the local time machine

Sometimes you need to delete all the snapshots that the macOS time machine do locally just because you want to get rid of something of because you need to reclaim that space. Before one could use sudo tmutil disablelocal to delete everything and then sudo tmutil enablelocal to enable the local snapshots again –since they…Read more Delete all the snapshots from the local time machine