September 28, 2009

Article: The Lure of the Netbook

I own a MacBook Pro. It’s pretty good and does what I need day in and day out. Although I wouldn’t complain if I got a current one (mine’s pre-Unibody if you aren’t a regular reader), I find more and more people using netbooks and I find it very tempting to pick one up and, of course, load Mac OS X on…

September 9, 2009

News: New iPods, iTunes 9, Steve Jobs is Back

Unsurprisingly, the iPod lineup got a refresh today. The iPod touch received a 50% speed increase and new price points. The iPod shuffle is now available in multiple colors and is cheaper, while the iPod nano was the big winner with both price breaks and major hardware changes…

September 8, 2009

Article: Observations from Best Buy

I live in a town where the only places you can buy consumer electronics are Best Buy and a few “big box” discount retailers (Target, Wal-Mart, etc.)…