Instapaper Roundup

These are some of the stories I found to be important enough to save to Instapaper. Our paychecks just got 2% lighter. Some folks would like to ban the term “fiscal cliff” from the English language. A great bluetooth security idea for Apple computers. That's...

Mountain Lion Usability Update

  Hot off the presses! It's still not usable. At least, not on my mid-2011 iMac 27″ Quad Core 3.4 GHz i7 with 16 Gigs of RAM, a 240 Gig SSD, among other things. When I play video, after 5, 10, or longer the video...

Windows 8 Versus Mac OS X Thought

The Mac operating system has changed over the years but not in very dramatic ways. In fact, anyone who has used OS 9 will know exactly how to use OS X. If you have used Tiger (10.4) then you can use Mountain Lion (10.8) without...