4 Months After Switching Over From Windows To A Mac

Surprisingly, the transition from a Windows to a Mac wasn’t as jarring as I had thought, and it turned out to be pretty uneventful. It’s been 4 months since I bought my Macbook Pro, and the overall experience’s fantastic, save for 2 cases. 1. Windows-only Applications I deal with Windows-only applications that do not have alternatives on the Mac, and the only way to run these is in a virtualised Windows environment on my Mac (I use VMWare for this).

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Top Cute Kitchen Utensils

The following are some wonderful examples of cutensils. What’s a cutensil you say? Cutensil (kyoo.TEN.sul) n. A kitchen implement or other utensil with a cute design Didn’t know that too until very recently heh. Check some of these out, they’re bound to make cooking even more fun: 1. Mr. Potato Kitchen Utensils & Tools Mr. Potato kitchen utensils are cute versions of everyday kitchen utensils such as potato peelers and mashers. They’re not just cute though, they’re also high-quality, rust-resistant,

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Apple Announces Giant iPhone

Apple just announced the release of the iPad, I mean, the giant iPhone. It’s whole lot bigger than the iPhone, but it runs iPhone apps natively. It also comes with 3G capabilities, a microphone, headphone jack, and speakerphone? I bet it won’t be long before someone figures out how to use Skype or some other VOIP service with that. On the other hand, one thing I can be sure of is that Amazon’s Kindle and the other ebook readers are

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eBay’s New Pricing

Looks like eBay’s making more changes to their pricing again. This will be interesting, and I’ll dare say there’ll be a whole new slew of $0.99 auctions. What this definitely means is that eBay will get more listings, and because it gets a cut of the final value fees, the more auctions that close in this manner, the higher their income is going to be. With other free auctions and classified ads websites around, It’s going to be interesting to

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Firefox for the Mac (Snow Leopard) is horribly SLOW

I’ve been a huge Firefox fan, and used it almost exclusively, but recently, it’s been more of a resource hog than anything. It’s gotten so bad that my entire Mac’s slowed down because of Firefox. Sometimes, CPU usage will shoot up to over 90%, and my whole system slows to a crawl. I’d realise the lag while I was typing in Firefox (it would lag and freeze for a second while I was typing) and while I was switching between

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Cool New Innovative iPhone App – Robotvision Augmented Reality

So this is a pretty cool demo of an iPhone app that mixes up everything to get you a very integrated location-based application. It’s really incredible. It uses the accelerometer and your current location to pull up some very cool, specific data. Check it out:

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