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My obsession with technology

13″ 2018 MacBook Pro – Rigel

I upgraded my 2017 MacBook Pro (Fenix) to a 2018 MacBook Pro last month. The 13 inch, Coffee Lake based computer was a tremendous jump in performance compared to the 2017 model which I sold online for ~$1,000. I give you Rigel, my mobile…
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Reference Management With Mendeley

As a physician, I try to stay up-to-date with the latest research emerging in critical care, anesthesiology, physiology, and medicine overall. It's also important for me to understand the "landmark papers" that helped pave the evolution of…
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MacOS Code Snippets

Here are some commands (many of them run through the Terminal application) I use on MacOS. I'll update this post periodically with more snippets. Drop me recommendations in the comments section below! :-)
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Starry Internet

Last week I discontinued my Comcast Xfinity service in favor of a new service provided by my apartment complex - Starry Internet. Starry operates on the 38.2 and 38.6 GHz bands are uses wireless technology to connect the provided wi-fi…
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Changing DNS Resolver To Cloudflare

With the widespread use of routers to distribute internet connections, it's important to optimize performance and security settings. One simple measure is changing your router's default domain name system (DNS) recursive resolver - a server…
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Red Dragon Dbrand iPhone X Skin

I've been rocking a red dragon dbrand skin on my iPhone X for the last week, and love the aesthetic appeal! I've always had a clear TPU case for my smartphones, but I'm loving the thinner form factor by just using a skin. Here are some…
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Apple Watch Series 3

Earlier this week, I purchased an Apple Watch Series 3 (42 mm, silver) with Milanese loop band. The After transitioning away from Android, the Samsung Gear S3 I was using with my iPhone X simply did not have the compatibility and features I…
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