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Apple Business Innovation Software & Hardware Technology

Apple & Intel

I’m a big fan of Robert X. Cringely, he does paint a pretty picture. But in between the wild speculation is a vein of truth. I’m not agreeing with him that Intel are going to buy Apple because that’s a bit strange for now. What I will say is, a close partnership between the two […]

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Communication Microsoft Software & Hardware Technology Usability

All fingers and thumbs

“Jay Leno did a text off between two text messengers and two Morse coders (Here’s a video in Microsoft Windows Media format). The Morse coders handily beat the young whippersnappers with time to spare .. It might be a fun phone app to make a Morse code messenger, if you kept your headset in and […]

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Apple Personal Software & Hardware Technology

Once bitten twice shy…

I was the early adopter. I was that guy who installed that new piece of software and to hell with the thing being in late alpha .. I was there, in the thick of things. Fast forward .. ahem, several years and I’ve changed somewhat. With the last major update to my computers, OS X […]

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Business Innovation Internet Software & Hardware Technology Web Design & Development

Milestone

Well, I’m getting closer. Today should see the launch of a vastly re-designed and developed website of one of my clients. I’m happy to report that the newly-created website should go live sometime today, baring any last-minute problems, but the client does seem to have a firm grasp of the flexibility of web design and […]

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Business Communication Internet Review Software & Hardware Technology

Product Review: Skype VoIP client

A test of the popularity of a buzz word or an acronym is when your parents start using it. Usually, they pronounce the thing wrong and you have a little giggle and no harm done. Enter then, VoIP, or Voice over IP, which in itself is a compound acronym, where IP means Internet Protocol. But […]