My Apple Watch

  If you’re of my generation, do you remember when your family got your first microwave? And do you remember what a luxury it was? Now you probably think nothing of it. It’s no longer new and exciting. Indeed, most new houses come with one built right in the kitchen. That’s what my Apple Watch … Read more

Technology Transfer and Me

“Technology transfer” means the transfer of new technology from the originator to a secondary user, especially from developed to less developed countries in an attempt to boost their economies. But in this post, it means “all of the hoops I had to jump through to transfer my iPhone contents to a new iPhone.” Some Background … Read more

When the power goes…

11:30 a.m. Wednesday The power went out at my house 20 minutes ago. No real surprise, since we’re under a high wind warning and gusts up 70 mph/112 kph are in the forecast. After going through the house and unplugging all my electronics, I sat down to chronicle the experience… …and immediately ran into problems: … Read more