Tag: Apple

Replacing HDD with SSD in iMac 2010 Nov 30, 2014

It's been exactly four delightful years when the HDD in my iMac 27" informed me it couldn't take it any longer. "Disk I/O error", it said.

At that moment I already had plans to upgrade it with an SSD (solid-state drive). Those are much snappier and completely silent since there are no moving parts inside.

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How to add an external power supply to a USB hub Jan 31, 2014

I've been looking for quite a while for a USB hub that would match the design of my iMac. For those who own an iMac a USB hub is a must-have, since Apple have moved all available ports, including even the headphone one, to its back side. Which is in my opinion a typical example of design gone totally wrong.

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Minority report Oct 12, 2011

In the groaning and moaning on Steve Jobs' passing minority opinions coming from the dissentients get eminent.

Ryan Tate wrote a lengthy article What Everyone Is Too Polite to Say About Steve Jobs for Gawker. Its primary message is:

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iSad Oct 6, 2011

What this man has done in his not-so-long lifetime has undoubtedly changed the world for better.

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