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Charging your iPad from your laptop USB port not mission impossible

My largest dissappointment upon the acquisition of my iPad was the realization that my laptop didn’t have enough oomph (technical word = amperage) to charge the iPad. Well no longer! Major motherboard manufactures have started to release drivers that increase the amperage of your USB port to charge an iPad. Links and more info here […]

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Thoughts on the iPad, and its application

I’ve held off on publishing this review because I’ve wanted to use the iPad in as many different situations and try to solve as many issues that have turned up as possible. Now that we are 30 something days into the iPads existence, it has already hit 1,000,000 units sold. While Apple has advertised the […]

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How far did my iPad travel in 3 days?

According to GoogleMaps my Apple iPad traveled 16,716 miles between 3/30 and 4/3. Originating in Shenzen, China (I once taught a CCIM class in Shenzen, China’s industrial corridor that is inland from Hong Kong), to Hong Kong, to Anchorage, Alaska, to Louisville, KY to Albuqerque, NM, the box carrying my iPad averaged 174 miles an […]

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my iPad is on its way!

All the way from ShenZen, China – do you suppose it will really arrive by this Saturday?

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iTunes updated to version 11

Many iPhone, iPad and computer users have had a love/hate relationship with iTunes. Originally introduced to help manage music collections and sync to iPod, iTunes has grown to a full blown media server, but unfortunately, the frame it was built on was often slow, cranky and unwieldy. Today Apple has released version 11 of iTunes, […]

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Apple is announcing its latest iPhone news today (9/10) and that includes a firm release date for iOS 7 – slated to be pushed out to over 700 million iOS devices starting 9/18. image courtesy – http://mashable.com/2013/06/12/ios-7-apps-comparison/ How does it compare? Alexis Madrigal at NPR has done a great job explaining why the physical world […]

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MacBookPro4Sale

  For Sale – single owner Macbook Pro – 15″ display – core i7 2.7Ghz, paid $2,549 in October 2010.   Includes this Custom Mac Case that holds an iPad and iPhone (4)   Not covered under apple care, was used for about 9 months, then I upgraded to my MacBookAir. Great machine – just […]

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Windows 8 is not for the power user

  This posting is a reprint of an article I wrote for the Journal of Property Management which can be found on IREM‘s website.  A PDF copy can be found here.     I’ve had a chance to play with the pre-release and official copies of Windows 8 and while I appreciate the amount of work it […]

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My ideal laptop case is… a Laptop?

In a continual quest for the every elusive increase in productivity, I’ve taken to creating my own laptop cases for my use during the business day. When I’m on the road, I’ve yet to find anything that offers the durability, portability and ease of use of my Tom Bihn Buzz Bag. I have both sizes […]

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7″ tablet comparison – 10/2012

Kindle Fire The following is a review of the Kindle Fire and Google (ASUS) Nexus 7 tablets a portion of which is featured in the Institute of Real Estate Mangement‘s Journal of Property Management Magazine Comparison of Features between the two tablets: a PDF of the Gadgets Column from the JPM can be found here […]

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