Month: July 2013

Unsupported

You receive a “Support” email from a major company where they end with “don’t reply to this email, it’s not monitored and you won’t get a reply”. Followed by “Please go back to the website support area, where you will be led through multiple hoops to try and fend off any possible chance of human …

Blu Ray

Blu Ray – A Rant I received the Japanese James Bond Blu-Ray set for Christmas. Very pleased. Half the discs won’t play. Not so pleased. Return to the shop. Many apologies. They order me a new set. I receive the replacement set a few days later. It too has the same problem. i return it, and …

Apple Aperture

Aperture is Apple’s professional photo management software. It has more features than iPhoto. This is good, and bad. You can probably do what you want to do with Aperture, you just might not know how. iPhoto is easier to use, because there is less to it. I wrote a version of the following for a …