DBEST Duo is a set of relatively inexpensive, good quality speakers that operate wired and wireless with just about any device. Ideally for small devices needing better than built-in sound, these are of surprising quality and punch.
One of the Mac’s strongest selling points has been the lack of viruses on the Mac platform. While Macs are not impervious, it is just that the crazies who do this sort of thing have gone where the numbers are – Windows. Now that Macs are enjoying unprecedented popularity, the crazies are paying attention.
What’s an SSD? Think LARGE capacity flash drive replacement for a traditional computer hard drive that has rotating platters inside and onto which the computer’s data is stored. What’s the big deal?
Essential Mac extras include a membership with FREE TechTracker from CNET. This free service allows you to check in on any software development company updates and automate installation and monitoring of each Mac’s software update needs, beyond the Software Update feature from Apple that monitors ONLY Apple’s own SoftwareKeep. This can make the Mac (and Windows PC) experience better and personalized.
If you were to ask me which computer to buy, my answer would be this: Unless you are comfortable with Windows, you like Windows, you must have Windows for a work program that is Windows only, or if you are a serious PC gamer (playing Windows-only games), then my answer is this – BUY A MAC!
Audible.com – First there were audio books called books-on-tape available for purchase. Then there were retail rental outlets and they started to become available from your local library. Somewhere along the path came books on CD. About 12 years ago something truly revolutionary was started.
Wi-Fi radios are among my new favorite toys and Internet radio among my favorite interests. While others may like them primarily for their ability to receive interference free local AM stations long since given up, I like them for different reasons.