Donationware, Blogging from OSX

3 minutesI was telling Rissa this, in merry jest the other day. She mentioned in passing that there’d been a long delay between posts on my blog of late. I reflected for a moment and the best answer I could surmise was that indeed, the frequency of my blog posts increases exponentially when I am working … 

 

Leopard updates, EFI shines thru!

1 minuteJust a short blog post regarding the recent OSX Leopard update 10.5.1. Attempts to install it the previous evening were met with abject failure on my part, and replacing stock vanilla kernel and kexts helped naught. I had to begin from Zero again, wiping my system clean and this time following documentation and common sense … 

 

10.5.1 is out!

1 minuteThis just showed up in my System Updates The 10.5.1 Update is recommended for all users running Mac OS X Leopard and includes general operating system fixes that enhance the stability, compatibility and security of your Mac. For detailed information on this update, please visit this website: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=306907.For detailed information on security updates, please visit … 

 

Back on Mac, Leopard ROARs!

4 minutesYes Ladies and Gentlemen, the Mac roars again, Leopard it is this time. With some ingenious developments in the past few weeks, it was time indeed to give this platform a try. And that is exactly what I have done. I am very very happy to report that it is a resounding success. Leopard has … 

 

Anniversary and iPhonezzz!

3 minutesWhat was once a dream, has now come to fruition, what was once dismissed as fantasy, is now in my hand. Yes my dears, I have an iPhone. What words could I use that would do justice to this device, designed with the user’s needs and customization, and not to mention the user’s comfort in … 

 

You have got to be kidding me!

1 minuteUnbelievable. This post from my PDA. I am monitoring the CPU idle temps with the Akasa CPU fan. Um with the overclocking it used to idle at 58 Degrees C. Welcome now to 37-38 C. That is a phenomenal drop indeed! QUITE impressed.

 

OC land

2 minutesYesterday I decided to take a gander at OC’ing my system. The initial idea when I bought the C2D system back in February was that these CPUs are OC demons, and OC just so beautifully, a facility I had not availed of till now. I found an excellent guide for the P965 Gigabyte systems, which …