Mac users are very found of gloating about how their computers don’t crash nearly as frequently as PCs do, but mine just crashed spectacularly, and in the process deleted an iTunes library I’ve spent 12 of the past 24 hours carefully constructing. I was just about to run an automated search for album artwork and [...]
This is the best Firefox add-on since Adblock Plus. It allows you to download videos from sites like YouTube.
Hat-tip: Andrew Sullivan
The early development stages of a real-life Master Chief suit.
I’ve rambling incoherently to a few people about this in the past week, so the time seems ripe to blog it. Imagine that you have too many things to do and too little time to do them. Not very hard to imagine, right? For instance right now I have two essays to write for Friday, [...]
Although I like the basic premise of the iPhone (i.e., an iPod/phone hybrid), I’ve no intention of buying one at the current price or with the current limited memory space. Besides, the iPhone’s main selling point is that it enables you to carry one item less; I say, what about three items less? The mantra [...]
If you don’t already have this then install it right now. It improves web browsing immeasurably.
It looks just like the iPhone. BBC News story on the matter.
Just one apple actually, Apple Computers (although they no longer go by that name; now it’s just ‘Apple’). Ever since I got my first iPod I’ve been rather smitten by the company, but recent events have prompted a change of opinion. Basically, Apple software (Boot Camp) has rotted the core of my MacBook, and now [...]
My PC won’t read the disk for a game of mine. It has difficulty reading some others too, although it reads most of them perfectly well. I’ve tried cleaning the game disk, but if anything that’s only made matters worse and created small scratches on it. Is there some way of cleaning your disk drive [...]
So I got my MacBook, and I love it, etc… However, I have one major problem. Surprisingly, given that I have a reading age af a dyslexic eight year old when it comes to computer literacy, I was able to install Windows XP on it using Bootcamp without too much difficulty (which is not to [...]
Or rather, MacBook, since I’m pretty set on Apple’s sleek black number. However, I still have some questions, and I’d be gratefull if people could advise me on certain matters pertaining to the purchase of said laptop. 1) Is it definetly the case that the new MacBooks offer you the choice of running either Windows [...]