My 2009 edition Mac Pro is really starting to feel long in the tooth. Not slow, just not as perky as she was when I bought it. Intel Xeon 5520s were great when released but the time has come to upgrade to the current generation. Yeah, I like having 8 cores, 12-48 GiB of RAM, and something I can put […]
I’m not alone with this annoyance based on my few talks with other people and some internet findings. Why does Lion keep resizing my horizontal window settings for Terminal.app? It is driving me insane. Here’s the deal – I have 6 windows in my default group and all of them are 80 columns wide and 36 lines tall.
Over at troll-haven Tech-Seeker, the author posted a completely incorrect comparison between buying a PC and a Mac Pro without any real apples to apples comparisons in the hardware. Besides the complete failure to match up the systems, the hardware chosen is woefully out of date. Apple hasn’t sold a 24″ display in a long time, nor are 512MB video […]
I love MacHeist! I find software that I have never thought to try before, like journaling software, items to take my mind off of the stress of life, or even software to help me look at what is going on with my disk storage. The current MacHeist has software for getting cover art for iTunes, DVD ripping software, clipboard management […]
pics of my new shiny Mac Pro! Decided it was time for an upgrade as running 3-4 VMs at once was getting to be a little … slow at times. And having VMs eating processor and RAM while playing World of Warcraft? Â For shame! Â Work and play at the same time causes sumthin’ sumthin’… New system has 12GB RAM and […]