If this is your first time building or making a Hackintosh, boot flags may seem like a foreign concept. Once you understand what each of them means, you can get started!
Clover Boot Flags:Verbose Mode: -v Safe Mode: -x Single User Mode: -s Zone Postponing: (use if hanging)
-no-zp Single CPU core mode: cpus=1 No Kext Cache Mode: (When changing kexts)
-f Disables VT-x or VT-d: dart=0 Verbose Mode: -v Enable NVIDIA Web Drivers: (do not use with nv_disable=1)
nvda_drv=1 Disable NVIDIA graphics cards: (do not use with nvda_drv=1)
Download Windows Virtual Machine Images
Microsoft has released free and legal Windows virtual machine images that run for 90 days until they expire. If you are a developer or want to test a program, these virtual machine images are perfect!
Virtualization Software Supported: VirtualBox, VMware, Parallels, VPC, or HyperV.
Test Microsoft Edge and versions of IE6 through IE11 using free virtual machines you download and manage locally. Windows XP: (Hosted on Archive.org) IE 6 on XP: VirtualBoxVagrantHyperVVPCVMware
Windows Vista: (Hosted on Archive.org)IE 7 on Vista: VirtualBoxVagrantHyperVVPCVMwareWindows 7: (Hosted by Microsoft) IE 8 on Windows 7: VirtualBoxVagrantHyperVVPCVMwareParallelsIE 9 on Windows 7: VirtualBoxVagrantHyperVVPCVMwareParallelsIE 10 on Windows 7: VirtualBoxVagrantHyperVVPCVMwareParallelsIE 11 on Windows 7: VirtualBoxVagrantHyperVVPCVMwareParallelsWindows 8.1: (Hosted by Microsoft) IE 11 on Windows 8.1: VirtualBoxVagrantHyperVVMwareParallels
Android vs. iOSiOS 9 vs Android Marshmallow Round 2 will be released next week, 4/17/16.
Round 1: Usability
Although my judgement is skewed because I use an iPhone 6 on a daily basis, I have used Android extensivly and have written tutorials on how to run it on your PC or laptop. Android Marshmallow has come a long way since 2011, when I dismissed it as an operating system not even comparable to iOS, dude to the lack of app support and specs that were better on paper than in real world usage. Android:
Android Marshmallow is a very good operating system. It is lacking a few things compared to iOS, but the same can be said the other way around. It is hard to compare usability because Android is an operating system, and there is not a definitive version. The apps that come packaged with most devices can be broken down and compared to iOS quite easily. Every one of them is tolerable, and some are better than any alternative in the Play Store. Updates - Most Android devices get updates for 6 …