At IBM: Mac vs PC

At IBM: Mac vs PC must have been an intense discussion subject in recent years. Tidbits is reporting today: "IBM Finds Its Mac Users to Be More Productive Than PC Users". In particular, something caught my attention: The study also found greater employee satisfaction and retention. Mac users are 17% less likely to leave the... Continue Reading →

My Blogging Year in Review

For my blogging year in review, I want to look back and write about a few milestones, about what went well and what didn’t. Quite a lot happened as I restarted this blog after three years on hiatus. Let’s talk numbers I wrote and published 461 posts for a total of more than 95 000... Continue Reading →

Here is the latest addition to the photo legend series. Enjoy. I wasn't flying on a plane. I was simply standing on one of the many volcanos in Hawaii. This is what I could see through my camera at this time. These clouds, the sky was so inspiring at this very moment. If you really... Continue Reading →

Less is more?

This graph shows my posting activities in the last year. Darker squares mean more posts. See the trend? Over the last four months, my posting activities decreased quite a bit for many reasons. First, the lack of time does explain in part the trend change. Time is the most scarce resource in my life right... Continue Reading →

DxoMark Review of the iPhone 11 Pro

It is a bit late to the review game but it is well worth your time. DxoMark review of the iPhone 11 Pro contains a lot of details. With an overall score of 117, the iPhone 11 Pro falls behind other smartphones but manages to be in the top 5.

The Other Apple Product: Privacy

Don’t forget an important part of Apple Forget about the latest AirPods Pro or the upcoming Mac Pro. Don’t think about the latest episode of For All Mankind. What Apple would like us to think about is how they care about Privacy. Head to the Apple web site to learn more and see many clever... Continue Reading →

Adobe Lightroom Updates and Future

This week, at the #AdobeMax2019 conference, Adobe released a slew of updates to nearly every application. But what Adobe envision for the future of Lightroom could be troubling for many. Many needed additions Of particular interest to me, in the short term, is anything related to Lightroom support for Apple’s latest technologies. On that front,... Continue Reading →

Fighting Facebook et al.

Fighting Facebook takes many forms. As they threaten so many parts of our society, our response has to be diversified. Molly Lambert writing on Twitter: https://twitter.com/mollylambert/status/1189229640692518912?s=20 Brent Simmons response goes in the same vein I mine. It is a matter of choice and willingness. Big corporations like Facebook not only are a challenge for democracy,... Continue Reading →

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