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Updated! Why Does Apple STILL Suck So Bad At Syncing & Cloud? 2017 Edition

2017 And They STILL Can’t Get the Basics Right And it isn’t just me: As for iCloud, it performs horribly on the web, often has cross-device syncing problems and even experiences datalossissues. Dan M. Apple, Inc.: A Pre-Mortem Plus my updates from last year. And I’m still having issues with Mail syncing, or...

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Why Does Apple Still Suck So Bad At Cloud & Sync Services? – Updated for 2016 With More Software

Updates Apparently others are beginning to catch on to this problem, which I’ve been discussing in terms of syncing and other issues for apparently almost two years now. This week was notable for not one, but two articles by long time Apple aficionados bemoaning it’s seeming difficulty in getting the...

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Finding the Cheapest iPhone: Early 2016 Edition

My iPhone Backstory About a year ago I wrote a couple of posts (here and here) on my attempts to find the best price on a new iPhone. At the time I had owned my iPhone 4S for about 2 1/2 years, and while it was still functional, it was starting to...

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Our Chevy Volt Turns 3 1/2 … and 100 … Again

According to a search of the archives, I’ve not yet written a post about our Chevy Volt, and if this is true, shame on me. We’ve had our Volt for over 3 1/2 years now, and it is certainly worthy of at least one post. And recently we re-passed a...

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iPhone 4s vs. iOS, well, 9 now. An Update

Apparently it only seems like it’s been a year since I wrote a series on how my aging iPhone 4s worked with the then-newish iOS 8, but it was only last March. If you’re interested, here are links to Parts 1, 2 and 3. Apparently I was either late to...

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How Do You Like Me Now?

So yeah, it’s been awhile, but at least I gave you a nice site upgrade for your waiting, right? Anyway, I like it, although there are some things I wish I could change that are more difficult that they should be. Anyway, hope to get back to blogging more regularly,...

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My Life As a Mac Game Reviewer: Latest Updates

Update: As promised, here’s my review of Pillars of Eternity for MacGamerHQ I haven’t written at all recently about one of my many jobs/pastimes, writing Mac game reviews. I have written about it in the past though. And in recent months there have been some developments. One of the biggest...

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