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Mavericks issue solved


A while back I posted I was having issues with Mavericks. I am happy to say that these are now resolved. The solution that finally resolved the remaining issues left … Continue reading

December 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

2013 in review


The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about … Continue reading

December 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

OS X Mavericks behaving badly (like a maverick!)


Since I bought my new Mac Pro (old version – 2009 4.1) I have had a mixed experience. Soon after its arrival I upgraded to Os X Mavericks and right … Continue reading

November 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

New Mac Pro (the old one!)


In case you are confused, I have recently purchased a Mac Pro, but its not the new one (its not out yet so how cool would that be!). No, its … Continue reading

October 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Waiting patiently for news of Mac Pro refresh!


Its been a long time since we had a refresh to the Mac Pro range of workstations (leaving aside the minor tweak in 2012). many professionals working with video or … Continue reading

June 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

CES 2013 – the implications for Apple


  CES 2013 has generated a lot of press, as always and as usual Apple has not been there, at least officially. However, there have been rumours that Apple has … Continue reading

January 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Life without a Mac


Life without a Mac – not something I anticipated any time in the past. However, when my daughter started sixth form I decided to donate my lovely MacBook Pro to … Continue reading

December 8, 2012 · Leave a comment