Has Apple forgotten the needs of the high-end creatives? This year, let’s cultivate the geek in us.
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Celebrating the bicentenaries of Charles Dickens and Henry Mayhew with a couple of concordance tools.
Today I had an anguished phone call from a dear friend who, just a few days ago, succumbed to a phishing attack. He was electronically mugged, and no one cares.
This morning I nearly took a selfie and posted it to How-Old.net to see if it would cope with ages over 100. And I put it all down to Adobe.
What happens when you ask for electronic publishing tools? You end up with products which bind you into constraints, charge royalties, or have to be leased.
If the designers of Go and Rust had read the work of Sapir and Whorf, they would have realised that to accomplish real change in programming requires greater change in the language used.
This book looks at the type of painting which was central to Impressionism – the plein air landscape – and traces its development from inception by Desportes in the latter years of the seventeenth century, through the Barbizon School, to its peak in the late nineteenth century.
I am currently planning the following major articles and series for the coming three months: Macs and Technology […]
I wrote the following commentary in March 2012, which I reproduce unaltered apart from slight adjustments to paragraph […]
I am sure that some of the 22,000 tablets in the library of the kings of Assyria at […]