Tag: OS X

Mac OS X Lion: First Thoughts

Posted on July 22, 2011 in General

As you would all know, OS X Lion was released less than two days ago, gathering over a million downloads in the first day. I bought it a few hours after it came out, and so I thought I'd write down a few first impressions. Once downloaded, the upgrade process was very smooth and took a bit over thirty minutes. The first thing I noticed is that I no longer see the blue screen before...

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First Days With the Mac Pro Part 2

Posted on August 23, 2010 in General

Well I thought I'd write another entry on how my experience with the Mac Pro is going. The machine hasn't crashed in a couple weeks (as far as I recall), and is running smoothly. What do I think about Macs now? They're brilliant! My Mac Pro runs smooth as ever, is very fast (unlike my sluggish PC) and I don't have to shut it down every few days (I usually shut down my PC everyday)...

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First Days With the Mac Pro

Posted on August 09, 2010 in General

A number of days ago I bought I used Mac Pro. It's a 1,1 model from 2006, so it's certainly not the new model from 2009 (as much as I would like one of those). A few days ago the screen I bought for it also arrived, and I was able to start testing it out. So this is what this blog post is about, my first couple days with the Mac Pro. So I...

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