October 30, 2008

Article: Windows 7 is Important

While browsing the Internet yesterday, I came across Ars Technica’s look at Windows 7 and have to say that I’m slightly surprised and a bit happy with the development. No, I won’t be dumping my Mac anytime soon to pick up a shiny Dell or Toshiba, but Windows 7 may be beneficial to the Mac platform and here’s why…

October 21, 2008

Article: Leaving the Mac mini Behind

Is it sick that I find this funny? According to Gizmodo, the Mac mini could be dead as early as today. No surprise, since the machine has not been updated since November 2007. The basic case design has also remained mostly the same since the product’s introduction.

Review: Foofbag

FoofbagAwhile back, we checked out the Foofpod, an Australian iPod case. The line has expanded to include larger variants of the case for Apple’s batch of MacBooks. It may seem rather simple, but does it offer enough protection for your computer?

October 19, 2008

Article: The FireWire Controversy

I decided I’d wait the weekend before writing this article to collect some outside opinions and gather my own thoughts. Last Tuesday, Apple’s new MacBook marked what many are considering the next step in the slow death of FireWire. First, it was the iPods, followed a few years later with the MacBook Air. Is this port really necessary?

October 14, 2008

News: Apple Releases New MacBooks & Display

It won’t come as a surprise to anyone that Apple introduced new versions of the MacBook, MacBook Pro, and MacBook Air computers today. Also released along with the new ‘Books is a new version of the Apple Cinema Display…