Tue 10 December 2013

Cool Mac laptop stickers

61 Original Macbook Stickers That Make Your Laptop Even More Awesome

I wish I had the creativity to come up with some of these!

Wed 23 October 2013

Apple just killed the hackintosh

Apple announced yesterday at their event that the newest version of OS X, version 10.9 (Mavericks), will be free to all Macintosh computers that can run it. This is pretty amazing, we can finally keep all of our Macs on the same OS instead of us currently supporting three …

Tue 22 October 2013

Follow and backchannel the Apple event today

I've set up an IRC bot to feed MacRumorsLive Twitter account into the #eduk8me IRC channel on Freenode. You can use the web client or any IRC client to connect to the #eduk8me channel on Freenode.

(I'm at the Ohio ITSCO Leadership Symposium, so I don't know how much time …

Wed 11 September 2013

Post Apple event 9-10-2013 notes

So the latest Apple event happened. I'm always a little disappointed in them. Maybe I put my expectations too high? Anyway, for schools, the big news is the inclusion of the iWork apps (Pages, Keynote, and Numbers) and two iLife apps (iMovie and iPhoto) now available for free with new …

Tue 29 January 2013

Thirty years of tech, where are we now?

This January marks the 30 year anniversary of the Apple //e and the Apple Lisa. While the Apple //e had profound effects on the computer world throughout the 80s, I am in awe of how much the Apple Lisa foretold of the computing world. No matter what your thoughts are …

Wed 12 September 2012

Has Apple lost it?

Apple announced the iPhone 5 today and updates to the iPod line. Most of the announcements were lackluster at best, but the event laid the groundwork for the rumored iPad mini event in October, which could be even more disastrous than the iPhone 5 event today.

The iPhone 5 is …

Wed 27 October 2010

FIrst impressions of the MacBook Air 11"

Since Steve Jobs blessed my MacBook Air and I received it two day early, I've had almost a week to investigate the 11" MacBook Air. I opted to max it out, so it has 4GB of RAM, 128GB Solid State Drive (SSD) and the 1.6GHz Intel Core 2 Duo …

Tue 19 October 2010

My Apple Event predictions

Tomorrow Apple is holding an event to announce new products for the Mac. What will be announced is anyone's guess, but here's what my intuition is telling me:

  1. A new MacBook Air is pretty much a given. The rumors are pretty strong that there will be an 11.6" and …

Sat 03 April 2010

The iPad has landed

Braving almost 70? weather I arrived at the Easton Apple store at 7:40 am to pick up my reserved 32gb iPad. I'll have a longer review later, but I'm currently typing this blog post while using the Wordpress app and sitting in Cos?.

So far, So cool.

Tue 02 December 2008

HIW (How I Work): The Apple MacBook

I am asked quite often how I can keep up with everything in regards to educational technology, software, and hardware. After some reflection, I realized that it would make a good series of articles, so I'm going to write up How I Work.

First up is probably the most important …