I regularly get asked by people whether they should switch to Mac when they’re needing to upgrade their gear. I didn’t always use Mac and my initial impetus to switch actually came at the hands of my boss who actually made it possible for me to get a work supplied Mac (in return for becoming the onsite expert in all things Mac). So do I always recommend making the switch?
I’ve been getting some work lately from designers who are wholly familiar with the world of print design but who, being less familiar with the constraints of web designing and development are leaping into the web pool with mixed results. It seemed as though it might be useful to outline a couple of the differences… [Read More]
I know, I know, I’m really hard on my stuff, I spend money on things like iPods, MacBooks and iPhones (yes, I’m a sucker, I believe that’s on record already) and then I treat them like shit. *hangs head in shame* However, in this round of the Dee v Apple face off it was the… [Read More]
It is no secret that I love my Mac. It looks good, it works good and it feels good to use. It’s not new, it isn’t particularly fast, and when I’m making real money sometime I’ll upgrade it; but the truth is, I’m now sold out to the product. It’s good. Really good. Even though… [Read More]
So, it’s late in the evening and I get it into my thick head that I need to get on with that project that’s been banging around in my head for a while… installing MT 4.24 on my business server. I’ve been messing around with it personally for a while… but now that I need… [Read More]
I am an inveterate fiddler, interested in not only having my web site do the things I want, but having it look the way I want and also understanding how it works and how to make it do more! I started out on a hosted blog, a brilliant introduction to the world of blogging and… [Read More]