Escaping the Mac Addiction

This year is the 21st anniversary of my introduction to Macintosh. I’m still in love. But sometimes one needs a break, even from the

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from Italy

Well, we’ve made it so far. Connections in Italy are trying to say the least. Coping with Windows, sticky keyboards, Italian directions and sometimes

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29 hours

Yes folks, just 29 hrs till blast off … oops, poor choice of language, let’s make that ‘lift off’. ASIDE: For the countless millions

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Christmas Musings

I wrote the following to a friend a few days before Christmas It’s become increasingly difficult to maintain my belief in Christmas, and sometimes

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Apple Store Oz

Legendary Apple design at work once more. Beautiful merging with the surrounding buildings while still having spectacular impact. I guess I’ll have to make

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Oz Socceroos make history

I’m sure you were all glued to your TV screens last night watching the Australia vs Japan watch in the soccer World Cup. But

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New iMac Episode 3

What did I do in a former life that deserved this? Or has it something to do with balance in the universe. For 22

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No Mac needed

It’s all Lysa’s fault, really. There was a time when I thought tissue paper was just … well … tissue paper. Don’t get me

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Precious little

It’s not every day that you meet someone so incredibly talented as Keith Lo Bue (a quite amazing American ‘jeweller’ now living in Australia),

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iPod ban

The iPod has been banned by a private school in Sydney because it is claimed they lead to social isolation. http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2005/03/21/1111253959952.html They might have

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Mission Fly Control

There are far too many flies in the world, if you ask me. Most of them live in Australia, and, more specifically, in my

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Christmas reflection

I’m never doing it again. I’m never going to the fruit and vegetable market before Christmas. We always buy heaps of stone fruit because

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The season of good will

It is said that what you focus on grows. So, seeing as Christmas is coming (and I still believe in Christmas), I’m going to

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New iMac Episode 4

Have I mentioned before that I love David Cohen. I love all the MyMac crew (and several offered helpful suggestions from which I learned

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Ring the bells

Buying a new Mac is good for the soul. It’s been seven years since I bought a new Mac. What a wonderful morning. I

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You don’t need talent

While some people (like me) struggle to make a living, others step outside the box. Maybe some of you have already heard of Matt

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