It would be an understatement to say that Sir Clive Sinclair and his innovations were directly responsible for me getting into the I.T. industry. Though I started off at an early age playing with my godfather’s electronic typewriter and being allowed to type up telexes on the terminals at my father’s work, it wasn’t until… Continue reading RIP Sir Clive Sinclair
.. ruddy well start using a Thunderbolt controller with USB-C port for transferring those enormous ProRes video files. Lightning is fast, yes, but when you consider the iPad Pros of late have fast I/O with a USB-C port, it’s about time that the iPhone Pros started to align with the iPad in terms of I/O.… Continue reading If Apple really cared about the “Pro” moniker for iPhone, it would..
Last week I decided to start the working week back in the office with a bit of a treat – staying at the local Premier Inn for a couple of days to avoid the inevitable mad rush on public transport (as well as the newly inflated prices) as most people return to the office in… Continue reading Easing back into office life..
macOS Big Sur is the first operating system to support Apple Silicon processors, e.g. the M1 chip. And it’s the first operating system outside of OS X, and overall, it’s a massive architecture change – even for Intel processors. And macOS Big Sur has not been an easy ride. Dodgy external monitor support was the… Continue reading Reformat & Re-install macOS Big Sur For True M1 Performance
My dad needs a new computer. I said I’d look into various options for him based on what he likes and dislikes. We’ve ruled out a Mac because dad has used PCs exclusively throughout his lifetime and is therefore used to Windows. So fair enough. I have a pretty good idea of the brand, type… Continue reading Microsoft: Windows 11 Specs Confusion Mania!
Apple’s currently fighting the likes of Epic Games (and indeed most governments) over the monopolistic-like and closed nature of the iOS app store. There are some damn good reasons why it needs to remain closed, but equally, Apple isn’t doing much in the way to prove that they are a good-natured company that’s out to… Continue reading Apple’s other Store problem
Update: Deleted a lot of guff about the Apple CSAM hashing system. To be honest, I think Apple needs to go back to the drawing board based on additional articles I’ve seen. My Keychron K2v2 mechanical keyboard went a bit wobbly the other day. The entire bottom row started going bananas whenever I’d type a… Continue reading Apple Pie or Apple Sauce?