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…on the death of iTunes & Local Media

I keep hearing these rumors that the end is nigh for music stored locally at least from a huge goliath like Apple. Even if it’s not true, it had me thinking. Let’s look at the music landscape. If I search Amazon for Coldplay’s latest album, I’m given the first option for Streaming which appears is …

Technology: One Year with Apple Watch

I’ve been an Apple Watch Owner for an entire year. I’ve never worn a single thing that long aside from my eye-glasses that I generally replace every 3 years whether they need it or not. My keys, wallet, phone are out of my pockets while driving or sitting at my desk and when I get …

Domains are Getting Expensive

I’m guessing there is possibly cheaper registrars but I generally renew domains every 2 years and while I had debated letting AdamJacksonLive.com lapse, I decided to keep it a bit longer. It was a domain i bought for a podcast that happened but never took off. Anyway, the .beer TLD is really expensive but I …

Technology: iMac, Made in America

My 27” iMac (2012 Core i7, Non-Retina) was assembled in USA using parts from all over the world (mostly China). The MacPro is made in USA as well. I was happy to see on my iMac Box for the 2015 Retina 5K model that it was also assembled in USA. The parts come from all …