Logical Updates Please

Logical Updates Please

Do you ever get the feeling that things should be a whole lot easier than they are? I know I do and a prime example occurred today when I was updating applications on my Mac. Today’s miscreant was the Adobe Flash plugin.

iPad 2 Dilemmas

iPad 2 Dilemmas

I’ve been having trouble reaching a decision regarding which Smart Cover to get with mine so I put the matter out to a Twitter vote last night, the votes and comments kept me entertained for hours!

Liberation

Liberation

After almost 5 years using the Mac platform the one thing I still needed to use Microsoft Office for was to create DOCX files but at last I’m free and can create DOCX files natively on a Mac – no Microsoft applications required!

Waving Hello

Waving Hello

News was coming from Google thick and fast last week as they enjoyed their annual developer conference Google IO. One of the most significant announcements for me was Google Wave being opened up to the masses. I've been using Wave since it's developer preview release...

Sweet Suite Installation

Sweet Suite Installation

Installing software tends to be a time consuming business at the best of times but when that software is a suite of 17 products you can’t expect speed, or can you?

Tech Toy or Geek Gold Dust?

Tech Toy or Geek Gold Dust?

Picture the scene it's the Christmas gathering for all the local groups I'm involved in. All the guests either work in technology related areas or are keen technologists in their spare time. So imagine my surprise ... no imagine my horror ... when one of these folks...

Elaine Giles - Semper Fi - Always Faithful