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Sony Product Timeline Is a Glorious Gadget History Lesson

With the vast array of new ways to get connected, I am wondering if technology is actually robbing us of meaningful relationships. 681 kata lagi

My Thoughts

-14: Establishing a dial-up connection to your ISP (in 2001)

This is the first of a new series, featuring glimpses back nearly 15 years ago to the everyday tasks of a Mac user then. I hope that it brings a lump to the throat, and even the odd tear to the eye. 635 kata lagi


Kids These Days Will Never Know The Struggle

The other day I saw this meme online:

And it’s true. Kids will never understand that if you saw the dialing attempt go above 2, you just weren’t getting online. 152 kata lagi


RIP AOL: Where the Net Was Born for Many

A version of this essay was originally published at Tech.pinions, a website dedicated to informed opinions, insight and perspective on the tech industry.

An RIP announcement often gives us word of a celebrity who has passed away after they have left the public mind. 744 kata lagi


Why Dial-Up Internet Isn't Dead Yet

Verizon’s announcement Tuesday that it plans to purchase AOL revealed a interesting tidbit about what AOL is up to these days. Not only does the company continue to… 498 kata lagi

What to Expect in the Next iPhone


Updated 4.7 inch and 5.5 inch iPhones will start production in August, according to macrumors.com, citing generally reliable KGI Securities. Expect the A9 processor powered phone to sport a 12 megapixel camera, 2 gigs of RAM, Force Touch like the Apple Watch, and an additional Rose Gold color choice. 80 kata lagi