Meltdown / Spectre Speculation Issues
So, we are in Meltdown!  Thanks for this Intel.  So, Intel has been having a very hard time lately.  AMD has more or less just blind-sided [...]
MacBook Prolapse
Apple, seriously … you fucked up. Are you seriously telling your MacBook Pro & iPhone users that they’ll have to buy a dongle to connect [...]
My Life With a MacBook Pro – 3 Years In
Hmm  … where to start? I had to buy a MacBook, I need to write and compile apps for iPhones and iPads.  I would have preferred to spend the [...]
Xamarin – The Baptism of Fire – Windows 7
So as I blogged a few days ago about the issues I was having with getting to grips with all the issues I was having (which you can read here) it appears [...]
Why are Hardware Manufacturers Web Sites and Documentation Like Black Holes?
As some one that has built a large number of PCs and servers over my career I’m constantly surprised by how products I have bought and used can [...]
EVGA GTX580 Classified Overclocking – Blender Benchmarks
Over the last few weeks I’ve been playing around with MSI Afterburner and EVGA Precision x16 to see what I can meaningfully squeeze out of this card [...]
iOS 8
So I was an early adopter … gotta say that the update really did happen without a hitch. But, Apple – Seriously?  The biggest iOS release ever? [...]