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I Think the Horns Look Good on Him

It all started with two friends of mine going to a concert. A couple of former coworkers went to see Wishbone Ash in Minneapolis. Their reviews got me all excited to hear some live WA. The trouble is that the … Continue reading

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Feelings of Digital Abandonment

This is not a post to pick on Apple, though the image above might suggest that. Instead I’m going to lump them all in one demonic basket: Apple, Google, Microsoft, and Amazon. All because they’re alienating hardcore music listeners and … Continue reading

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I’m a PC

Remember those “I’m a Mac, I’m a PC” ads? You, the viewer, were supposed to identify with Justin Long, the young and affable Mac. The trouble is the ads made him come across as an insufferable hipster twit. PC was … Continue reading

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Hey, You, Get Off of My Cloud

Oh Steve, why art thy minions such a collection of fools? I just disabled the new and highly-hyped iCloud Music Library on my iPhone and iPad. It seems that this bundle of┬ácumulonimbus chicanery completely hoses up the existing library on … Continue reading

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On Clouds and iWoes

My love/hate affair with Apple continues. Late Friday night I had my iPad plugged into my computer to add a book and some music. iTunes, the world’s worst piece of software, froze up in the process. Then it indicated I … Continue reading

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Avast, ye Scurvy Dogs

At this point, I can only think that either media providers are encouraging piracy or have the collective intelligence of a dung beetle. Last night I took 4 new DVDs that offered digital copies and downloaded the files to my … Continue reading

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To Boldly Go…

We have embraced a new technology here at Ber Manor. Well, new to us but not new to the world. I got an iPad through my friend and Apple devotee Jambo. Yes, I have gone to the dark side of … Continue reading

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