Like many people, I decided to buy an HP TouchPad last weekend. In my case it was mostly nostalgia: my first mobile wireless data device… Read More »When an online store collapses under the load….
When Apple started working on 10.7 (Lion), I signed up for a developer account and installed every new developer build on my MacBook Air. (And… Read More »Getting the instant-on performance I expected out of Lion on my MBA
Here’s an extract from a piece I wrote in January, 2009 on how Steve affected my career: Why am I a Mac user? During 1996… Read More »Since everyone seems to be blogging about Steve Jobs…
Over the last few days I’ve been reading (and occasionally contributing to) a lengthy blog thread entitled A Central “Argument” in Feser’s Final Chapter, “Aristotle’s… Read More »The blogosphere at its most enjoyable: “Aristotle’s Revenge”
Every so often, I come across a blog posting that makes my head spin from thinking of the implications. This evening was one of those… Read More »Imagine if every Android device maker lost their Linux distribution license
As Tweeted: @geoffarnold: Hallelujah! Amazon reports my copy of Penn Jillette’s “God, No!: Signs You May Already Be an Atheist…” is in the mail! http://t.co/L65ediP
I’ve developed cataracts. Nothing very surprising there: there’s a family history of cataracts, and 42% of people here in the US between 52 and 64… Read More »An unexpected experience connects with my childhood love of science