The Phone Dragnet That Caught the World’s Top Drug Lord – Slashdot. Anatomy of an Apprehension: The Three Keys to Catching El Chapo Guzman. The first thing that popped into my mind was that most people purporting to be narcos will always use top of the line phones, usually iPhones. As cool as these things… Read more »
Posts Tagged: technology
There have been a lot of advancements in HP printers since 1995. Unfortunately they have all been in the wrong direction. I hate HP printer software with every ounce of my being : sysadmin.
So the sentiment that «entry-level» computers are good enough for casual users is exactly backwards: casual users are the ones that need high-end computers, while proficient users are the ones who can work around the limitations of low-end computers. ignore the code: Crappy Computers. via Daring Fireball. The man puts into words something I’ve attempted… Read more »
It Never Gets Better – Why you should never buy a mediocre piece of technology expecting that it’ll be more amazing tomorrow than it is today. More often than not, though, gadgets don’t get better. They just get obsolete.
A 12pt Font Should Be The Same Size Everywhere: Time to Get Serious About Resolution Independence. I thought I was missing something fundamental in my computer experience. Turns out I am missing it not because of a lack of knowledge on my part, but rather because no one thought to solve it once and for… Read more »
I, Cringely » Blog Archive The $30 billion Social Security hack – I, Cringely – Cringely on technology
Opinion: Shutting down your gadgets at takeoff and landing: not such a bad idea
Things to consider when calling Tech Support…
Apparently Minneapolis falls around the middle of the clumsiest cities in the US (via After the Fall: The Economics of Shattered iPhones – Rohin Dhar – Business – The Atlantic) (Source: http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2012/03/after-the-fall-the-economics-of-shattered-iphones/254212/)
Even though I wrote this a few days ago, I got pissed off again when I was translating this. Two weeks ago I decided to get a new battery for my third-get iPod since the battery gave out a long time ago. This would be the second time I change it and judging by this… Read more »
Escribo esto bastante molesto. Hace quince días decidí comprar una batería nueva para mi iPod de tercera generación, dado que la batería ya había caducado hace mucho tiempo. Esta seria la segunda ocasión que se la cambio y a juzgar de esta situación, la ultima antes de que compre un iPod de manufactura mas reciente…. Read more »