The Quest for the Perfect Alarm Clock

How hard is it to find a good alarm clock these days?

The Quest for the Perfect Media Player – or, Why I Love my Apple TV

I’ve long struggled to find the perfect media device for my home – something that can bring together the vast collection of digital media that I have saved mainly on my desktop computer. For a while, I thought Microsoft’s Windows Media Center Extender idea was going to be the answer. So I bought one (made… Continue reading The Quest for the Perfect Media Player – or, Why I Love my Apple TV

USB Insanity

A look at the absolutely insane number of USB devices I have hanging off my computer, and the fact that there never seem to be enough ports!

Breathing New Life into an Old Netbook

Lately I had been getting a bit frustrated with the performance of my old netbook, so I decided it was time for an upgrade to a SSD.

Acer Aspire One: Life So Far

Taking a look at the Acer Aspire One D150 after living with it for a few weeks – and the verdict is good!