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    My Apple M1 Mac Mini

    I decided to take the plunge and buy an Apple M1 Mac Mini. I did not need it, but I was interested to see if it could really replace my 2019 Mac Pro. The short answer is currently no, but it might in within the next year or two. M1 Mac Mini Setup (more…)

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    Why I am buying the new 2019 Mac Pro

    My old 2009 Mac Pro has had a very long and productive life. The insides of the machine have nothing except one DVD ROM drive from the original packaging. Everything has been upgraded, from the processor to the graphics cards. The machine supports USB type C, and a host of other technologies that were not available when I bought the machine. The firmware has been upgraded to make it seem like a newer version to get a few more years out of the little beast that could. (more…)

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    BREXIT Thoughts

    As an EU citizen and an American citizen, here are my thoughts. The UK should leave on 29 March 2019 with or without a deal. The entire process has been flawed from the beginning, but the UK Parliament allowed the people to vote in a referendum, and then agreed with their decision to leave the EU. It is only reasonable to see the UK leave the EU on the date set by Prime Minister Theresa May when she had a letter delivered to the EU Council triggering Article 50 of the Treaty of

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    Amazon Fire TV Cube is meh

    If you already have a Fire TV and an Echo device, then the Fire TV Cube will not really be that appealing to you.  I have a first generation Fire TV, and Echo devices in every room in the house, except the bathroom.  There is nothing I cannot do with the new Fire TV Cube that cannot be done with an Echo device and another Fire TV device, except turn on my TV and AV receiver, which is nice. I bought the Fire TV Cube to finally upgrade to 4K. which my first generation Fire TV does not support.

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    Prince George Orders Execution Of Classmates During First Day At School | Waterford Whispers News

    Prince George Orders Execution Of Classmates During First Day At School Source: Prince George Orders Execution Of Classmates During First Day At School | Waterford Whispers News For those not familiar with the Waterford Whispers, it is similar to The Onion in the US, but based in Ireland.  The journal is more witty than The Onion.  Enjoy!

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    I love Santiago, Chile

    I have been told that there are more interesting places in Chile that I must visit, but I am in love with Santiago.  I was in Santiago for two weeks for work and walked over 50 kilometers around the sprawling city.  I walked from the streets in the business district to the highest peak in the city.  Within viewing distance was the Andes mountains tempting me to climb them. Santiago mixes Spanish culture and design with modernity.  There are some fabulous restaurants and bars in the center, and even better places not too outside the center.  I was amazed