Category: Apple

  • OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock Review

    OWC Thunderbolt 3 Dock Review

    I was lucky enough to receive a pre-release demo unit of OWC’s upcoming Thunderbolt 3 Dock and I wanted to write a review of my experience with it.  I’ve had one of the new 15” Apple MacBook Pro laptops with Thunderbolt 3 since they were release.  Since that day I’ve been waiting for someone to release […]

  • Siri Reminders flow into OmniFocus

    I just discovered that you can setup OmniFocus to pull from your iCloud synced Reminders. That means if you use OmniFocus, as I do, that you can create new ToDo items via Siri: Siri, remind me to call Bob about Oracle tomorrow… Siri, remind me to order shampoo… and so on….  They show up in […]

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  • Why I Am Buying an Apple iPad

    The Apple iPad has been the center of a storm of controversy this week after it was announced on Wednesday. Given the long anticipation and wild rumors preceding the actual announcement it’s no surprise that some people are disappointed. Others, like myself, and eager for iPads to start shipping. I’m not going to try to […]

  • Safari RSS Feed Goodness

    I’ve embraced RSS feeds for all of the blogs I like and for many humor websites (xkcd, PennyArcade) I enjoy.  Being able to see what sites have new content with out having to visit each site one by one, is a huge time saver.  However, I’ve recently discovered an even bigger time saver! “View All RSS Articles”! […]

  • Installing an SSD in a MacBookPro

    I just replaced my 17″ Unibody MacBookPro’s hard drive with a new Corsair 256GB SSD. The SSD uses Samsung chips and controller. It’s VERY FAST! First I made an image of my BootCamp partition using WinClone. Next I ran one final Time Machine backup to my Time Capsule. After that was complete, I shut the […]