OS X Screen Lock Keyboard Shortcuts with Non-Apple Keyboard

Post by Maxime Rousseau

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For 3 years now, I have been using a base mid-2013 Haswell-powered Macbook Air as my primary machine. At the time, I was just entering university, and I sold my all-custom, high-dollar gaming rig to keep myself away from gaming, and in the hopes of stopping my excessive hardware-buying habit.…

Mid-2013 Apple Macbook Air: A More Likely Match Than You'd Think

Post by Maxime Rousseau

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I have recently made the switch to a Mac, and really wanted to share my experience. Turns out it took the form of a review, where I focus on matching the product to the customer, something which I had applied many times as a part of my job but never…

The Retina MacBook Pro: Apple's Latest Display of Corporate Hubris

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Apple's talk at WWDC last Monday was a very expected event, without a doubt. As it turns out, the iPhone 5 wasn't announced, and besides iOS 6, I felt like it was mostly the new Retina display-equipped Macbook Pro that stole the show. After all, it is quite a big…

This Week’s iPhone Pics (33/52)

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Moar like last month's iPhone pics amirite? Anyways, this week's combo is Jimmy on Blanko. Last bit of Montreal before takeoff: smoked meat in a bagel. It's doesn't get more local than this. Best airport food I've had so far. Something more exotic: Jamaican beer. I'll be honest, it ain't…

This Week’s iPhone Pics (33/52)

Post by Maxime Rousseau

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This week's combo, Kaimal Mark 2 on BlacKeys Ultrachrome. Typo or cool new way to spell computer? Shouts to Manmade clothing, a little indy brand from New York who screenprints in-house. Ordered two shirts from them the other day, top shelf stuff. I can't believe my Daewoo Lanos. Under a…