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My Increasing Frustration with Apple Services & Products

My Increasing Frustration with Apple Services & Products

October 16, 2011 by · 99 Comments 

I’m increasingly finding that Apple’s control of my information in a closed fashion is preventing me from getting the utility that I need from my devices for every day use + I’m also starting to get worried about device and media portability for the future. Let’s look at the following situations that I find myself […]

The Mac-Based Media Center – The Apple Mac Mini 2010 review

The Mac-Based Media Center – The Apple Mac Mini 2010 review

October 12, 2010 by · 30 Comments 

Image via Wikipedia My traditional TV-viewing habits have simplified over the years… I’m either watching the news (80% of the time), a special sporting event like the Olympics, World Cup, or Tour de France (5%), or the occasional Star Trek/Stargate episode (the rest %). On the other hand, my video watching habits have also expanded […]

My iPhone Apps at the mo…

My iPhone Apps at the mo…

May 5, 2010 by · 3 Comments 

Image via CrunchBase  In case you’re wondering what Chromewalker is using on his iPhone: Tweetie – best twitter client IMHO Facebook – I like mobile apps, I use this 100:1 times over the web version Bookmark – best audiobook reader out there.. lets you tag section, take notes, etc worth it. Spotify mobile – this […]

Trasferring your iTunes library from one hard drive to another

December 22, 2008 by · 25 Comments 

Image via Wikipedia First, a word of warning: This worked for me, but it may not work for you. So do your backups first and double check. I ran out of space on my external 500GB drive. I got a new 1TB drive external drive, and I wanted to transfer my iTunes library from one […]

Updated pwned iPhone to 2.0.1

August 5, 2008 by · 17 Comments 

Image by ீ ๑ Adam via Flickr Last night Apple release version 2.0.1 of the iPhone firmware. However, the pwnage tool does not support this firmware version (it won’t load it), so therefore your options are: 1) Wait till the weekend until the dev team come up with a new version to load the 2.0.1 […]

How To Fix iPod can’t sync error (-48)

December 16, 2006 by · 280 Comments 

I started getting “iPod can’t sync error (-48)” on my 60GB video iPod shortly after version 7 of iTunes came out. It is really frustrating because it requires that you restore your iPod many times in order to get it to sync properly, and whenever you need to resync it with new music, sometimes it […]