Category Archives: Technology

January 9, 2015

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Today, eight years ago, I was sitting in the media area around row 15 @ Moscone Center when Steve Jobs announced iPhone. I was working for an IT company in Florida, blogging in my spare time and putting all of the money I earned blogging toward hosting Macworld events in San Francisco once a year. […]

January 9, 2015

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I’ve decided this year to go back and watch some films I never saw. I have something like 2,100 films in iTunes and I’ve seen them all but looking back in the archives of films that are ‘classic’ there are some things I missed. Star Trek Films (almost all of them) James Bond (all of […]

January 5, 2015

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I love Shure’s personal audio devices and have been a customer of theirs exclusively since 2005. While working technology retail, I used to keep floor samples of some Shure earphones w/ replacement ear pieces on me at all times so that I could turn people on to these amazing earphones and I did sell a […]

January 4, 2015

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I’ve been talking about storage for a very long time. Just check all of the blog posts that reference it. Most recently, I put most of the long-time issues behind me by setting up a NAS in my home with 12 terabytes of storage. Here’s today’s setup: Synology NAS w/ two 6-Terabyte WD Red Hard […]

December 30, 2014

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TuneUp is a tool that you run alongside iTunes. It cleans up tracks and is general maintenance for those of us that still buy tracks outside of iTunes. I’ve been a customer since 2009. I sent some pretty harsh words to the TuneUp Support team today. I’ve been a yearly customer of their product for […]