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A week with the new MacBook

05/05/2015 – 09:00 | 2 Comments

I’ve been using the new MacBook* for about a week now and this is just a quick post on it.

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2009: the year that was

27/12/2009 – 15:48 | 8 Comments

1. What did you do in 2009 that you’d never done before?
Posted a video of myself on YouTube.
2. Did you keep your new years’ resolutions, and will you make more for next year?
I don’t do new year’s resolutions, find them totally pointless. Why wait for a particular time in the year to change who you are when you can do …

My Top 5 Gadgets for 2009

11/12/2009 – 10:29 |

The following is my list of top 5 gadgets for 2009. Please note that this list has been drawn up from gadgets that I’ve had access to and played with.
5. Rubik’s 360

What I loved: the challenge, even though it took 40 mins to complete. Confession: I never completed the Rubik’s cube 😛

Neotel: what you should know

30/11/2009 – 09:24 | 3 Comments

A lot of people have been asking me about Neotel in the last fews months. The most important piece of advice I can give on the subject is this: do not sign a 24 month contract if you haven’t tested signal in your house. Or you just might get screwed. When I signed up a year ago, Sunninghill was an …

Outlook to Mail

10/11/2009 – 10:45 |

Last week I bought a MacBook Pro, which I will be using full time at the office. Before I go on, I’d like to say that I had a very pleasant experience with Core, who I bought my Mac from. They updated all my software and loaded iWork for me. (They don’t do this for everyone, just media).

So anyway, the …

desktop meme

03/11/2009 – 16:43 |

I’ve seen this meme flying around cyberspace – posting a picture of your desktop. I have three desktops but since I’m at the office, it’ll have to be this one.
It will remain the above until I get bored.
Go on, post a pic of your desktop… I tag anyone and everyone reading this.

Pretty but not perfect

02/11/2009 – 15:44 |

You might think twice about buying the metallic pink Sony Vaio netbook, especially if you prefer regular (non-girly) gadgets. The very feminine Vaio W Series is Sony’s attempt at breaking into the netbook market. Thankfully, the netbook is also available in brown and white.
Carrying the device around is no hassle, as it’s lightweight at 1.19kg. With dimensions of 179.6mm …