Well, my FON router finally arrived today. In cause you haven’t heard, FON is a shared WiFi service. Basicially, if you share your Internet over WiFi, then you can access the thousands of other community-operated FON hotspots too. You can also pay for the service if you don’t want to share or even make money […]
Google Earth is now available for Macintosh! This is going to become something I will use all the time. If you have a Mac, go check it out… So how about the new iMac and “MacBook”… I have no plans on spending my money on flocking to the new Macs for awhile, but they look […]
Macworld Expo really kicks off tomorrow… and the main event is Steve Jobs’ keynote at 11am local time (which is Central over here). Many have speculated what Jobs will announce during the event, including possible Intel-based Mac minis or Powerbooks (the former of which is more likely). Myself, I think an update to the ROKR […]
I’m sorry, but I am disgusted with Apple’s support of my computer. Now I like Apple, I have recommended them to others and have 3 in-use Apple computers in my house (among several idle ones). But I learned the hard way that they don’t really like supporting their in-warranty product for those who aren’t a […]
This weekend I went to the St. Louis Galleria mall with my family. That was mostly boring… but I did get to head to the Apple store: Where was attracted to the new iPod with video… the screen looked huge compared to my mini I have now. My grandma eventually came in and asked if […]
I was given a copy of Front Row recently and decided to try it out on my Mac mini. It’s really nice and fast considering it is designed to run on the faster iMac G5. Music, Videos, and Picture functions all work great with the exception of the DVD player. Still, its pretty impressive to […]
Yesterday, to my dismay, my Check Engine light in my 1998 Honda Passport SUV came on yet again. Lately, the light has kept coming on and going out every so often, and last time I took the car in, the mechanic determined that the car’s computer gave him a “EVAP” code and so he replaced […]
Wow! I’m on the front page of Hackaday! My recent article on Linux on the 2G iPod mini was accepted as a Hackaday post… very nice. Thanks guys! Check out the Hackaday post if you haven’t already.