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Review: Transcend Jetflash 710 (32GB) USB flash drive

As an instructor who teaches design courses, I rely heavily on USB drives for my day to day work. While cloud services like Dropbox and Copy are excellent for retrieving …

 
My Macbook Pro Travel Kit

When I made the switch to a new 13″ Retina Macbook Pro last month, some old friends came along. I speak of my traveling gear, of course. There’s my Spire …

 
Stunning Desktop Wallpaper Round-up: The Best of the Web (2014 edition)

Let’s face it. Google gives pretty lousy results when it comes to finding the very best sites featuring superb, high quality desktop wallpapers. I’m very selective when it comes to …

 
Excellent Sites for the Discerning Mac User

Below are three sites that I visit on a regular basis. I visit them so regularly that they’ve occupied a permanent spot in my web browsing muscle memory. These sites …

 
R.I.P. Early 2008 Macbook Pro: 2008 – 2014

My venerable early 2008 model Macbook Pro, purchased brand new, has chimed its last “bong” for the last time. It served me well for 6 and a half years. The …

 
Some Thoughts on the Retina Macbook Pro

Having lived with my new 13″ Retina Macbook Pro for nearly a week, I wanted to share some quick hardware observations on the new unit as compared to my previous …