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October 26, 2007

100 Reasons You’ll Be Frustrated

Oh yeah? Not in my experience with Vista. Here's what I have to say about Microsoft's top 100 reasons why everyone's so speechless.

August 23, 2007

Uninstall Office from your Mac

I did. Freed up tons of hard drive space too. How can I live without Office on my Mac? Read on.

August 8, 2007

iWork ’08: Finally an Alternative to Office?

Yesterday, Apple released iWork '08 which included the much anticipated and rumored spreadsheet application dubbed "Numbers". Can it be a worthy replacement to overpriced Office bloatware?

June 18, 2007

Convert to JPG with Automator

A quick and easy way to get a .jpg file out of a screenshot in OS X without changing the default screenshot settings.

June 12, 2007

Safari 3… on Windows?

Looks like Safari is attempting to become a real contender in the browser market. With such a low market share, and until now, in one OS only, it'll be interesting to see what comes of it.

December 6, 2005

What a sad day it is…

It's official. Macromedia is now gone, swallowed into the "Walmart of software companies": Adobe. Upon visiting, I was welcomed with a new, albeit ugly new site design full of whites and grays. The layout is generally the same, but the colors, backgrounds and everything else have been stripped of all sexiness.

August 9, 2005

Dashboard… no longer exciting

I guess it was bound to happen, mainly because the coolness of this feature was entirely dependent on what the Mac community was going to do with the technology. I'm just not excited anymore about Dashboard Widgets.

August 2, 2005

New, Free AOL Browser

AOL just came out with a new version that *gasp* doesn't require their whole ISP package. Is it any better than everything else out there? No, not really. But it isn't nearly as bad as the train wreck of a browser AOL has provided it's customers in the past.