Choices, What Choices?

Politicians, Marketing Specialists, Broadcasters, Retailers, Hospitality and Leisure Companies will, I have no doubt, a) tell you that we the paying public have never had so many choices, and b) …

How Much Do We Really Know?

When is knowledge enough to be useful or enough to be dangerous? I have been asking myself that more and more these days. As I flick through the RSS feeds …

Nikon v Canon

I know that we had a lighthearted exchange of views over Canon v Nikon in one of the recent posts, so I thought that this article on MacWorld may be …

5 Photo Apps

To understand this article you need to understand my approach to photography, and what I am aiming to achieve. I have little doubt that everyone has different objectives, priorities, reasons …

Stumbleupon or Digg?

First up an advance warning – I am really after your participation through this post! I have never really got into digg. In the past I have had days when …

BackUp Strategy

I have been mulling over the ‘best’ backup strategy now that we have Time Machine and really cheap storage to hand. I have a sneaky feeling that a lot of …

Beer after sport

Sounds great, but not 100% convinced, but according to the Daily Telegraph a beer after playing a game of football, a long run, or a strenuous round of golf can …

iPhone Reflections

As you know the iPhone eventually arrived and I have used it for 5 days now, so I thought I would share my opening pictures and initial thoughts. If you …

5 Apps for blogging

From time to time I get asked what applications I use most on a day to day basis. That is a really tough question as my ‘day to day’ changes …

Considering an iPhone!

Never thought I would be writing this, but I am actually considering an iPhone now that the iPhoneSIMFree is available on line for $50. Let me explain myself before you …

New Movie Workflow

Another question from Wayne. Wayne’s Story OK, currently, my workflow for a new movie or TV show is this: I convert into a mp4 h.264 file. This is for iTunes, …

Dual Screen Debate

It seems that everywhere I turn at the moment I am either being asked about the merits of a dual screen set up, or having 30″ display rammed down my …

Dear Steve ……….

Dear Steve Let me begin by adding my congratulations to the multitude on both an amazing product (I am talking about the iPhone in case you couldn’t guess) and a …

One More Thing

This year I have slowly being setting up the network and technology around the apartment. It all started with the hope that I would be able to mirror the Mac …

The Twitterization of Blogs

I was intrigued with the recent article The Twitterization of Blogs in Business Week recently. As a fan and regular user of Twitter I was obviously captured by the heading. …

Fish & Microchips?

It’s not often I find an article that combines two of my favourite interests. That being Apple products and cooking. But this article cropped up on a podcast, and I …

Help Save the Pandora

If you haven’t heard of Pandora then shame on you! It is an excellent source of free music streamed through your browser. Well it seems that they along with other …

Let’s Think Different

I had some spare time yesterday, and made some great wallpapers (well, I think they’re great). They’re all free downloads too! Think Different 3 by ~mhowson on deviantART Think Different …

Honey, I shrunk my iPod!

I think it’s great that Apple and EMI are dropping the DRM from all new music and I also applaud them for offering 256 kbps AAC encoding. All for 30c …

Pantone Huey

After entering into the world of photography, I was beginning to question the color of my monitor. I started reading about how to correct your color with online photo print …

Getting Firefox

What web browser are you using at the moment? Safari? Thought so. Don’t worry, most Mac people use Safari too! Thing is, it’s not the best choice for new, or …

Would you like DRM with that?

Here is an article from the newest contributor to MyAppleStuff, Mark Howson Photo Credit: dsearls Cars, hamburgers, domain names. They all do it, but the newest darling of the upsell …

I’m Now MacBook Pro-ified

Power Tool Hosted on Zooomr After seeing the MacBook Pro introduced over a year ago at the 2006 MacWorld, I knew right away that I wanted one. The cost was …

Cleaning a Wireless Apple Keyboard

I REALLY need to clean mine – it is horrible at the moment!!! Any suggestions, advice or recommendations gratefully received!!! ShareTweetShare0 Shares

A Departure Comes Full Circle

Another great article from Wayne As I was racking my brain on something more I could add to my discussions on my website, I was really having a tough time …

iLaunch

This article from The Onion really made me laugh, so I thought I would just share it with you. Thanks Wayne!! ShareTweetShare0 Shares

To Do One’s Best

Here’s Wayne………… I wrote last week about trying to keep ideas fresh and being on-time. Guess I didn’t do so hot with the last one… One of the goals that …

Choices, Choices

More from Wayne and his ‘casting and blogging experiences So I’ve been using WordPress as my web site of choice. It has not only been everything I’ve wanted it to …

Feeding The Many

Here’s Wayne with his fourth instalment. RSS has certainly come a long way. Today, there are so many ways to subscribe to a feed, sometimes half the page is littered …

The Plan and Finding a Site Host

I am really pleased to post another ‘episode’ from Wayne on his experiences on establishing his site: Hello again! It’s Wayne with another offering of the wonderful experience of hosting …

A New Beginning (with a bit of history)

I have known Wayne for some time now, so was excited and pleased when he said that he was going to “branch out” into podcasting and blogging with a site …

Is Steve Jobs Untouchable?

This is a really good article from BusinessWeek. It is based on the current and ongoing investigations into possible “backdating” of share options at Apple, and specifically Steve Jobs part …