Archive for the ‘software’ Category

The number one reason people stick to what they know is because they don’t know any better. In my last article, I wrote that most people have no clue what alternatives are available in the software world. It’s hard to go out and look for an alternative that works. While there are tons of great […]


Japanese idol Shokotan is at it again. Starring in the latest Norton Antivirus commercials in Japan, they’re quite cute. Does the US even have antivirus commercials? I can’t remember seeing any on TV in the last 10 years. Least not any that are memorable. Japan Probe


Snow Leopard a.k.a. 10.6 is the latest Apple operating system. It hit the streets Aug. 28, and having never jumped on board to 10.5 (Leopard), I decided to take the plunge from Tiger (10.4). Let me say this first, the upgrade process was smooth. I used Carbon Copy Clone to create a bootable backup, that […]


Houdini 3

08Oct09

Sometimes a Mac is a blessing, and sometimes it is a buttfuck. When it is indeed the latter as in the case of not being able to see your hidden files, you have to hand it to the PC nerds. The case: You have a document on your flash drive that you copied from your […]