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My (maybe terrible) NAS Setup

There are some tech things where I want to buy the best, there are others where I want to get the best thing at a reasonable price, and there are other things where I just don’t care that much and just need something. A network attached storage (NAS) is

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My 2013 iPhone Home Screen

My 2013 iPhone Home Screen
This is one of the oldest screenshots in my photo collection, and I wanted to do a deep dive into what’s there and what it tells The Device and OSThis screenshot was from September 19, 2013, so this would have been an iPhone 5. The iPhone 5S was being

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My Coffee Setup (2021)

My Coffee Setup (2021)
How about something totally not technical for once!? I think I’d rather use an Android phone than stop drinking coffee, so I thought it might be fun to look at my real addition: coffee. Let’s get deep. The BeansThe most important part of the coffee making process are

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Mac OS X Retro Grass Wallpapers

Mac OS X Retro Grass Wallpapers
Get them here! Wallpaper Weekend continues with a second set of wallpapers, this time inspired by the awesome grass wallpaper in Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard. Apparently Steve Jobs took that photo, so I'm not going to suggest mine are better, but I will say that mine are higher

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Introducing Vibes, a Premium Wallpaper Pack for the Summer

Introducing Vibes, a Premium Wallpaper Pack for the Summer
Pick up the pack today! Today I'm excited to share my new wallpaper pack, Vibes. This collection of 11 wallpapers is designed to look great for people who like a bright wallpaper (or a dark one if that's your speed). I'm partial to vibes-5, but I think more people will

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My Simple Advice to Aspiring Tech Commentators

This is really niche, I know, but if you are lurking on tech Twitter and want to start growing an audience via social media, writing, or video, I have one piece of advice I’d give to everyone: make your content additive, not negative. I don’t mean to say

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Reasons to Stop Caring About Your Twitter Follower Count

For many years, I cared quite a bit about how many followers I had on Twitter. I wanted to get attention, so I would routinely @ more popular people and used hashtags to try to get into more people’s search results. I wanted every tweet to be pithy, snarky, and

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A Better Computer is 1 Year Old!

A Better Computer is 1 Year Old!
A year ago today I kicked off my YouTube channel, A Better Computer. It’s been an absolute blast, and it reinvigorated my passion for discussing technology with all of you! When I launched it, this was my mission: This channel will be devoted to helping you make the computer

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App Bottlerocket: Search the App Store from Anywhere

App Bottlerocket: Search the App Store from Anywhere
This is the most niche thing I've ever shared, but if you write about or talk about iPhone and iPad apps a lot, then App Bottlerocket might be just what you've always wanted. I built this simple website a couple years ago and have been using it to get info

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Stay Curious

Every Friday morning I open up Apple Music on my iPad and I scroll through the new music that came out overnight to see what’s new. Hardly a week goes by where I don’t add something to my library. Sometimes it’s something new from an artist I

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