Free up memory in OSX Mavericks

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Lately I’ve noticed  that Mavericks OSX is consuming almost 8GB of memory which I have no idea why it used too much when I don’t have much app running. In order to free up the memory in OSX, you can try by typing

purge

or

sudo purge

in terminal in which OS X will free up the “inactive” memory.

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