Computers are everywhere–in our phones, watches, stoves, washing machines, thermostats and door bells; each seems different, and yet they are all roughly the same. That is the good news–although computers are complex, if you take the time to understand one computer, you can understand each computer form. I am pained when I hear “I don’t […]Read More What is a computer?
Now that I have a “fresh” and mostly empty MacBook Pro (MBP) running OSX Sierra, I am super curious to see how storage changes with time. To understand that story, I’ll need to take a baseline measure now, while the system is relatively fresh, and compare later, assuming things degrade. As I continue to use, […]Read More OSX Fresh Install – Storage Analysis
My aging 2011 MacBook Pro (MBP) needed an operating system (OS) reinstall…been putting it off for far too long. It was running uber slowly, and was so slow that instead of using it, I didn’t. That’s a shame and a waste–my MBP can do more then draw spinning cheerios of death. Plan My plan […]Read More OSX Retrofit
As I have gotten older, the projects, side projects, and explorations have piled up beyond measure. Dabbles and notes within text files fell to the wayside as devices aged to retirement, content dutifully carried forward and forgotten. Information is no longer the currency of the modern age; inundated with information, and the tools by which […]Read More Transcription