Posts Tagged ‘mac’

The day is inching closer and closer. The day Google Chrome (the browser, not the operating system) may steal me away from my beloved Firefox. Last Wednesday, Chrome build 4.0.249.12 was released for Mac OS X. I am delighted. It is VERY speedy. Quickest browser out of Safari and Firefox to op en. I’ve already […]


COMMAND + _______ CTRL + _______ I am a what techies call a POWER user. Becoming a power user won’t happen overnight. Give it a few nights. What is a power user? A power user knows how to utilize a program for more than its basic functions. Power users know shortcuts that improve and speed […]


Apple’s Upper West Side Apple Store has been monitored in great detail before it opened until yesterday. Waiting with excitement, the fourth Apple store in NYC opened with a warmth in the air. Hundreds? of employees all sporting red t-shirts welcomed people into the new glass heaven. For no reason at all, applause would break […]


It’s finally Friday and what better way to end the week than with a dog looking at other dogs getting banged from the rear? Or how about the fact that he is surfing the Internet on classic Macintosh? Who the hell designed this ad? And and there is toilet paper on the table. Gross.


Happy birthday to you, happy birthday day to you, happy birthday to Firefoxxxxx. Happyy birthday to you!! Okay, your fifth birthday was actually on Monday; I’m late. Sorry. As a belated gift, I will continue to use you for the foreseeable future as my primary web browser. That is until something better comes out – […]


Apple’s “I’m a Mac/I’m a PC” commercials never get tiresome. They’re quite charming actually. I’ve don’t think I’ve watched more computer ads other than those. I’m surprised there is still so much material they can smack together to continue them. Advertising on the web is still tricky business – to execute it successfully. Once in […]


A bevy of retail opening announcements are coming in this weekend aren’t they? The newest one is a Best Buy in Union Square. What makes this one so special? It will be open 24 hours during the weekday. Saturdays and Sundays look pretty regular. 24 hours a day you say? YES. Good news and bad […]