January 18, 2010 /
Switching Video Cards on Your Macbook Pro
If you have a unibody Macbook Pro in the 15″ or 17″ models, then you probably have two video cards. In the case of my Macbook Pro, I have an nVidia 9400m and an nVidia...
January 12, 2010 /
Activity Monitor System Memory Meanings
Ever wondered what all the different memory types are that are shown in the pie chart at the bottom of the system memory tab in your Mac OS X Activity Monitor? If you’re...
December 3, 2009 /
Is Mac Really Better than Windows?
I was just reading a post over at the Global Thoughtz Technology blog about Brian Croll, Apple’s OS X Marketing Vice President, commenting that Windows 7 uses antiquated...
January 9, 2009 /
Accessing & Converting Blindwrite Disk Images
VSO Software’s Blindread and Blindwrite are an excellent set of tools for creating backups of copy protected disks on the Windows operating system, especially when using...
November 8, 2008 /
Cooler Master X Craft 250 (eSATA and USB)
I got the Cooler Master X Craft 250 (eSATA and USB) when I was planning the hard drive transplant for my Macbook Pro, and after my excellent experience with the Cooler Master...
October 14, 2008 /
Where Have I Been?
It’s been a while, and how I’ve missed you my poor, neglected blog and readers, it’s been so empty without you. So what have I actually been doing for the past...
June 25, 2008 /
Snow Leopard Thus Far
I have noticed news and rumours popping up, as well as some releases on Apple’s website about the next version of OS X, due out next year, Snow Leopard. Just going off the information...
May 2, 2008 /
Adobe Media Player
Today while downloading the latest version of Adobe’s Acrobat Reader for a computer at work that didn’t have it for some reason, I noticed that Adobe have started...
April 5, 2008 /
Vodafone 3G Broadband Modem On Vista
Since upgrading to Windows Vista, I have found more problems with the Vodafone software for the 3G broadband modems. On Windows XP or Mac OS X, when you unplug the modem without...
March 14, 2008 /
Python Tutorial 1 – Getting Python
Python object-oriented programming language at uni in ITB001: Problem Solving and Programming, I figure what better way to solidify what I am learning than to write about...
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