Crush the lesser races! Conquer the galaxy! Unimaginable power! Unlimited rice pudding! Et cetera! Et cetera!

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I’m doing an astonishing amount of writing about all things Apple these days; compared to twelve months ago, a virtual flood. Not that I’m complaining, you understand — they’re an interesting company on all sorts of levels, from the innate secrecy to the boilerplate “Apple does not comment on….” responses to the cool industrial design. […]

Why is a mouse when it spins?

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Another review of mine has just gone live at CNET.com.au. Hurry! Hurry! No, it’s not going anywhere. I just felt that some false urgency was due. Toshiba Satellite M200: “Who wouldn’t love an easy to remember name like the PSMC3A-04P008? Sure, it sounds like an all-in Star Wars android orgy, and rolls off the tongue […]

Arrr…. bring me another buxom wench…

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And we’re off to a flying start with the ol’ freelance 2.0, with the Weekend Edition of the Australian Macworld Podcast going live today: Episode 10: The Pirate Edition MJCP talks to Dan Warne and Alex Kidman about things you shouldn’t do, such as circumventing restrictions on the iTunes Store, running OS X on non-Apple […]

Change, my dear. And it seems, not a moment too soon…

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Ah, a trusty old Doctor Who Quote. Always good, and in this case, quite relevant. Today is a pretty significant day, on a number of levels. I’m undergoing a significant working change; pretty much the most significant change I’ve undergone in the last three years, since going Freelance “full time”. Except that in my case, […]