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Posts about Mac OS X

iTunes Match Disappoints So Far

Wednesday, December 28th, 2011

I’ve been waiting for iTunes Match since before the project had a name…

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Mac OS X Lion costs more than you think

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

I knew Lion was coming.  I follow people on Twitter.  They tweeted about starting to download.  I decided I would upgrade and then see whether my mom and sister should upgrade.  I’ve been using OS X since the public beta.  I have a lot of experience using computers, upgrading computers, developing software, etc. etc.  The upgrade itself went relatively smoothly, but when apps I use everyday and were in my dock had big no good symbols drawn through the icon, well I told my sister and mother not to upgrade…

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Who actually buys stuff from “Pharmacy Express” and “Healthcare Online”?

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011

I’ve gotten over 10,000 spam messages recently. I don’t know in exactly how many days, but few. The vast, vast, vast majority are the same basic messages sent 1000’s of times with simple subjects…

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M-Audio Transit Blues

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010

So I listen to and own a lot of music. I’m also a Mac user and have steadily upgraded my old Sawtooth G4 over the years, last year I put probably 1000 dollars into it. It has a new CPU, more RAM, a new big fast hard drive, the control card for that drive, an extra USB PCI card that adds USB 2.0 and an M-Audio Transit…

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New Version of Mailsmith

Thursday, August 27th, 2009

Mailsmith used to be the best mail program on the Mac platform. However it has gotten long in the tooth and has crashed far too much costing me many of the mails I’ve saved for years. I restored some, but I just got used to it crashing, waiting the long rumored update…

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