Monterey – macOS 12 Status & Recommendation

The new macOS 13 Monterey is available, but is a little bit rough, especially for anyone not on an Apple Silicon Mac. I recommend waiting, for now, and will have an updated recommendation soon. I’m testing on my M1 MacBook Air, and will be testing soon on my...

iOS 15 – Go Ahead and Install

iOS 15 is now available for all iPhones back to iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, and iPhone SE first generation, all released in 2016, and all iPhones since. (also including iPod Touch 7th generation, from 2019). On older iPhones, some features are not available, because...

Those Cameras! The iPhones 13

Remarkably, Apple continues to make significant improvements in the cameras on new iPhone models. These cameras are amazing. This is an excellent update to the iPhone with solid improvements in processing power and battery life, and even better cameras. My bottom...

Ubiquiti Security Breach – 2021

I still recommend Ubiquiti products and their UniFi line in particular, but I think it’s important for me to address a problem that’s been in the news lately. Ubiquiti had a security breach in December, which they announced in early January. At the time they...
New Macs (Apple Silicon M1)

New Macs (Apple Silicon M1)

Apple has released three new low-end computers. They are remarkable. Both performance and battery life tests from various reviewers show that this is the beginning of a huge change in the Mac ecosystem. Apple M1 Computers: MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, and Mac Mini These...