Category Archives: Commentary

AOL to Discontinue Instant Messenger

I can’t remember the last time I used AOL Instant Messenger. Today in email I got the following notice: Dear AIM user, We see that you’ve used AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) in the past, so we wanted to let you … Continue reading

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Excited for the Mac Again

For the first time in years, the Macintosh has got me excited again. Apple’s latest iterations of the long running iMac may motivate me to finally buy a new computer sometime this year or next. The iMac has been sitting … Continue reading

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Top 10 Apple Products I Did Not Get in 2016

My enthusiasm for Apple products waned in 2016. The reasons vary. Lack of money, disappointment over product changes, compatibility issues with older hardware, non-removable batteries, and more. So instead of lusting over Apple-ware, I have mostly stood on the sidelines … Continue reading

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Into the Lens

This article is ported over from my Friday 5 Answers blog, in which participants answer weekly questions posted to the Friday 5 blog. Since this week’s topic dealt with cameras, photography, technology and Apple devices, it is also being posted … Continue reading

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Apple Products I’m Not Getting This Christmas

Once again my annual list of Apple products I am not getting this Christmas. This year we go from #1 to #10. 1. Apple iMac with 5K Retina display. Yes, this is the top of the line iMac and it comes … Continue reading

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