Category: Technology

My other posts about technology and gadgets.

November 8, 2016

It is finally here! After months of delay. And the UPS website is still showing it is in the US! WTF is wrong with UPS? Trouble at Kickstarter I own a Pebble 1 and it was amazing. Then the battery starts to fail and the Pebble App on my iPhone…

November 5, 2016

Wow, it has been 17 months since I first bought my 12 inch retina Macbook. So how is the Macbook doing? No More iPad For the 17 months I have not been touching my iPad any more. The main reasons behind me not using my iPad are first of all…

March 8, 2016

I have been using the 12 inch retina Macbook for a good 9 months now, almost every single day. Screen The screen has been brilliant since day one. The brightness and sharpness is first class. I have not used it outdoor but in indoor use the brightness is enough for…

December 12, 2015

Before I begin my rant I am a middle age middle class digital manager. I am no stranger to poor customer service but generally I am very tolerant towards poor service in this part of the world. Now, a little background. I brought the family to a local attraction called the…

November 6, 2015

Yesterday, after a day out on-site working, I return to my office desk to find a small parcel sitting in front of my iMac. I cannot recall what I bought online because it has been a while and I totally forgot I did purchase a pledge on Indiego – the…

September 6, 2015

I have been pondering about getting a deal skin for the retina Macbook for quite some time. Why the ponder? First of the price is a put off. Most skins out there cost around US$50. That is A LOT for a few pieces of stickers, and you have to apply…

July 19, 2015

So everyone who bought or is going to buy the retina Macbook will be toying with the idea of charging your Macbook on the go with a power bank in case your Macbook runs out of juice. Well, I’ve tried a variety of charging options and the bad news is,…

July 12, 2015

One of the ‘great’ features that I really looked forward to was the split screen functions that can split and snap your windows to fill half the screen automatically. This was first seen on the Windows 8 OS. A function that I missed when I switched from PC to Mac.…

July 10, 2015

The public beta for El Capitan is here and it’s a massive 6GB download! I’ve just finished downloading it for my iMac 5K in my office and hopefully that does not put a strain on the office broadband. After downloading, the progress bar of the installation has not changed for…

July 3, 2015

After a few weeks of constant use, I have never once ran out of battery during my daily routine. Well, except maybe once during a weekend when I left the charging cable back in my office. My routine involves me working on the Macbook intermittently with frequent long breaks in…