Category: Technology

Google Maps style UX comes to Leopard

At the WWDC last summer, Steve Jobs made a big deal about how he was keeping a few features in the next release of OS X (Leopard) secret because he didn’t want the folks in Redmond (ahem) to “start their photocopiers too early”. Although the whole photocopiers angle is an obvious jab (and not even plausibly realistic) I do think there are […]

On being root

Recently, my last friend who was still a student at MIT in the PHD program graduated and so I had to find a new home for What I’d always really wanted was my own box hosted at a colo where I could play around at will, install bizarre software, and so on. I’d previously […]