Archive for February, 2007

A DRM-Free World

Wednesday, February 14th, 2007

I usually whole-heartedly agree with John Gruber’s posts. This time, I think he’s got a little sloppy towards the end of his argument. Specifically: People who are already buying from iTunes would continue to. People who refused to buy from iTunes because of DRM might start. And people who bootleg would continue to bootleg. This […]

Mileage

Friday, February 9th, 2007

Having just bought a new car, fuel economy is somewhat on my mind, as I compare that of my old Volvo 242GT with my new Mitsubishi Lancer ES 2006 manual, senze go-fast stripes. I quickly realised the majority of fuel savings would come not from a change in vehicle, but a change in driving habits. […]

PC Recommendations

Friday, February 9th, 2007

In response to Richard’s post, I provide as a rough guide the following regarding any new PC purchase: I echo those pains! John and I are constantly complaing about it: particularly Dell. Apple is nice and easy to follow. You can even run Windows on their MacBooks now 😉 My advice to people is thus: […]