Review of ‘Steve Jobs’ by Walter Isaacson

November 15, 2011

I’ve been sitting on this review for three weeks. I started reading ‘Steve Jobs’ by Walter Isaacson at about 11:45PM on Sunday, October 23. I finished it at around 4:00AM on Wednesday, October 26. Suffice it to say, that’s the quickest I’ve ever read any book that was over 600 pages. I read it, appropriately, […]

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I finally cracked it

October 27, 2011

One of the more revealing passages in the book,┬áSteve Jobs┬áby Walter Isaacson, is this passage about the rumored Apple TV: “It will have the simplest user interface you could imagine. I finally cracked it.” A lot of techy sorts have weighed in how they think Jobs “cracked” it. “It,” they think, means the user interface […]

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Steve Jobs, Dead at 56

October 6, 2011

I shut down TweetDeck hoping to muster one more ounce of focus. I’m starting to burn out. It’s a cycle for me. I invest all I have into a project and within a few months I get that feeling. I wake up and there’s nothing. Not a worthy thought or a single idea of what […]

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Connecting to FreeNAS using OS X Lion

September 10, 2011

After upgrading to OSX Lion, I ran into an issue connecting to my FreeNAS server. After a Google search, I found this solution to enable AFP (Apple File Protocol) which worked for me. It requires a few Terminal commands and a couple of restarts.

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