So Much Music — iTunes Match & Life In The Cloud

11.21.2011 Future

I’m completely giddy over iTunes Match. I love music. As soon as iTunes was first released in January of 2001 I started ripping all of my CDs into an online collection. I also borrowed CDs from friends, libraries, and anywhere I could get my hands on them. Both of my daughters are musicians and music [...]

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The End Of Updates

11.02.2011 Future

I recently updated my Mac, my iPhone, and my iPad. I also did the same for my daughters’ Macs and iPhones, my wife’s, and my mother’s. I also advised my brother, my brother-in-law, and a score of others. I’m hoping that will all soon be a thing of the past. This last series of updates, [...]

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Five Predictions About Your Future - #1: You Will Own Fewer Gadgets

06.20.2011 Future

I make no commentary on whether these predictions are for good or ill. When I look into the future this is what I see. Sometime, perhaps soon, you will find that you own fewer electronic gadgets and that you buy them less frequently. You will not buy a new computer every two or three years. [...]

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