Tagged: Apple

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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Apple Syncing Fail (Redux): iCloud Mail, Why Have You Forsaken Me?

Update: See update below, a solution has been found! People who know me know that I’m a fan of Apple products, and have been through good times and bad. But that doesn’t mean I’m a mindless supporter, and as Apple has become more successful and sold products to millions more people,...

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My Life As Mac Game Reviewer

Along with my various other endeavors where I try with mixed success to make money (web design, video, teaching), I’ve chosen one throughout the years that makes me absolutely none. That is the unprofitable but enjoyable job of reviewing Macintosh games for a couple of different Mac gaming websites. While I...

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Review: Live Streaming with Livestream

If you’ve been reading along you know that recently I cut my ponytail off as part of my 50th birthday “celebration.” Being kind of a tech guy and 5000 miles from most of the people who know me I thought I’d see if we could live stream the event for...

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My Life As A Web Designer, Part 3: Rise of the Standards

Standards, Can’t Live With ‘Em, Can’t Even Figure Out What They Are or When They’ll Be Published Web standards have technically been around for a long time (in Internet time), it’s just that for much of their life the browser makers ignored them. Or to be more precise, followed the...

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My Life As A Web Designer, Part 1: The Wild 90s

Web Designers Need Tools Too: A Look Back I’ve been designing websites on and off for about as long as the web has been around. That ancient history stretches way back to about 1995, if you can remember that far back. Back then the web was a wild and unruly...

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My Life in Viña del Mar, Chile: Part Four, More of the Little Things

Shopping Redux I’ve discussed previously how things are the same, but different, and how much of that shows up in shopping, so here are some more of those little differences. Note, they’re not bad things, just different. EXCEPT THE PRETZELS, WHERE ARE MY PRETZELS? AND POPCORN FOR POPPING AT HOME?...

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