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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 [...]
Upgrading to Windows 10
Crazy? I don’t know yet but I decided to go for the upgrade to Windows 10 on day 1 … Most of the update motored through the process seemingly [...]
Apple MacBook Pro 85w MagSafe 2 PSU
So last Sunday my PSU died.  I don’t know if it’s something about luck or what but in all my years (to many to count) of using computers the [...]
Anti-Virus – BitDefender
So it’s the best … or at least was the best. *ahem* … I’ve used a LOT of virus applications in my time, free ones, commercial ones [...]
Shopify
So we’ve just had the pleasure of building my first Shopify application for a client project.  Am I impressed?  Very.  Very, very impressed. For [...]
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 [...]
PIXMA MG7150 Photo Printing Tests
Believe it or not I’ve only just got around to getting some serious photo printing done on my new Canon PIXMA MG7150. Using nothing but Lightroom 5.6 [...]
Canon PIXMA MG7150
So my trusty old (as in REALLY old) Epson Photo R200 died last week and I have a stack of printing to do for various things including my annual tax returns [...]
iPad Mini Cover – Tech 21 Impact Mesh + Apple Smart Cover
After I blogged about the appalling quality of the IWANTIT(to fuck off) case I’ve upgraded. After looking around a lot I thought the functionality of [...]
IWANTIT iPad Mini Case review
So, when I bought my iPad I really didn’t want to leave the store without a cover to keep it in, I knew it was only a stop gap case until I found the [...]
Mechanican Keyboards – Ducky Shine 3
Well well … I might be showing my age with this post but I don’t care frankly. I recently broke, I couldn’t take it any more. I’m [...]
UE Boom
Just picked up one the beauties.  I have to say that this is probably one of the best sounding Bluetooth speakers I’ve ever heard. The bass response [...]