Category Archives: Mac

Mini. Me.

Switching to a new OS is kinda like moving into a new house. There are things to unpack and put into place, and then there’s just getting used to a new place. It takes some time to get things set … Continue reading

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Mac Daddy In the House

It’s alive. The mini is up and running, and this is my obligatory first post using it. (I haven’t downloaded Firefox yet, so I’m using Safari at the moment. It was easy to set up, even with the KVM switch … Continue reading

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Mac Daddy

It’s here. It arrived at my office a few minutes ago, and it’s now sitting on my desk. I opened the box, just to see what all is included, but that’s it. I’ll set it up, and have more to … Continue reading

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Today?

Whoa. I just checked and discovered it might come today. It arrived in Dulles at 2:00am (all the way from China, mind you), and left Dulles at 6:30am. That seems to suggest that it will probably be delivered to my … Continue reading

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Calling All Mac-Heads

OK. The Mac mini is officially on its way to me. From China, no less. It’s supposed to arrive by Monday. So, by this time next week I’ll definitely have it up and running. What I’m looking for now are … Continue reading

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It’s Been A Long Time Coming

…But I know a change is gonna come. No, it really is. I know, because it finally shipped. I found out via email this morning It will be here soon. And yes, once it arrives I promise to blog about … Continue reading

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It’s done.

It’s on the way.

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Making a Mac-User Out of Me?

I took the first step today. The first step, that is, towards getting ready to get something I’ve honestly been craving since it was released: a Mac mini. I’m not sure how it happened, really, that I’d end up wanting … Continue reading

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Going Bi

“Bi-OS,” that is. I came across this article about the Mac mini that perfectly describes where I’m probably headed technology-wise: having a Mac and a Windows machine side-by-side. Most Windows users can’t easily switch to the Mac because of what … Continue reading

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Pondering Primacy

Andy makes a point I hadn’t considered before, concerning the Mac mini. If you’re thinking of using it as a primary computer down the road, you might want to check into getting it ‘Built to Order’ through an Apple Store … Continue reading

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I Weakened A Little Today

I called them, to see if they had it. They didn’t (sold out). So, I still wait. Probably for the best, right now.

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No Mini For Me, Yet

OK. So, I didn’t get it; the Mac mini, that is. It’s mostly because I’ve decided I don’t want to spend the money right now, and it makes more fiscal sense for me to wait a bit. The rush, however, … Continue reading

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