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Posts Tagged ‘Computers

Twitterbot Combines Two of My Favourite Things

August 21, 2008

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MacBook Touch Rumors Get Some Credibility

July 22, 2008

The Internet has been whispering rumors about Apple’s plans to release a tablet Mac into the world for quite some time now. Rumors like this are common, especially in the Mac world, sometimes they are right, most of the time they are wrong. The tablet rumor is one that keeps coming up again and again. […]

Mac OS X Tip of the Day

July 12, 2008

If you’re like me you suck at creating new passwords, which is why I’ve now come to rely on password generators. There are several websites and apps that will create strong random passwords for you, but if you don’t want to install an app just for password creation open up a Terminal window (go to […]

Steve Wozniak Speaks

June 22, 2008

Anyone interested in technology or specifically Apple computers should know the name Steve Wozniak (or Woz as he is often called). Woz was the original engineer behind Apple, he created the orignal Apple I and the Apple II, and his style of using as few chips as possible on a board is still being replicated […]

Stealing the Internets

June 22, 2008

Time Magazine‘s Lev Grossman wrote and interesting article about his experience stealing wi-fi from his neighbours. Anyone who has ever run around with their laptop looking for an unlocked signal wil find Confessions of a Wi-fi Thief, an interesting read.