Changed a display panel for my “home theater” system for a bigger one. Suddenly the HDMI cable from the receiver to the display was an issue. The one that had worked wonderfully for years needed to be replaced. Now, for the first time evar, the AppleTV realizes it’s connected to a receiver. What?


I am amused when things are described as MacBook killers, or iPhone killers. If they aren’t running MacOS or iOS, how are they pretending to compete? I’ve used Windows computers since 1995, Macs since 2005. They are not made for the same audiences. Most minds are made up.


At the Expo with the Oddities


ugh. 7 gig download to restore an iPad with a Home button.


Aurora in Minnesota


Looking up toward Arcturus


I have ADHD. The extent to which my intent and my results do not match is death by 1000 paper cuts


I work in IT. Every “problem” I “solve” creates concerns about deeper issues I cannot address in my role. After a long carreer of this, the more I feel like my “answers” are glib, or shallow, and are only work-arounds at best. Everywhere I look, I see the proverbial bailing wire and twine.


Wiping some iPhones at work. I suppose I should not be too surprised the restore images are 5 gigs or more


Record Club is taking sign-ups from their wait list