Upgrading to MacOS 10.6 Snow Leopard

[Updated at end] I hadn’t actually planned to take two days off work so I’d be off for the day of release of Snow Leopard. It just happened that way. I’d booked the time off in order to spend a little time with Sam’s mum (quack, quack). Then, it just happened that the second day […]

iTunes Store Removes Friction

If software is cheap enough, there’s very little reason not to buy it, if it’s useful to you. The main thing that puts me off at that point isn’t spending the money. It’s the time and effort taken to make the purchase, then enter a serial number and store it somewhere safe for the future. […]

iPod Touches

We are now happy owners of two iPod Touches – I went to Exeter’s Apple store yesterday to pick then up as Sam made her way back from Birmingham. So far, I’m very impressed. It’s a great little PDA, does games well, syncs nicely with the Mac apps, and it’s an excellent little browsing machine. […]

Switching to Mac Part 3: The Unboxing

This post is part of a series of posts about switching to a Mac – here are links to all the posts: Switching to Mac Part 1: The Decision Switching to Mac Part 2: The Retail Experience Switching to Mac Part 3: The Unboxing Switching to Mac Part 4: In Use Switching to Mac Part […]