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2020 M1 MacBook Versus 2017 iMac Pro And 2018 MacBook Pro

I recently purchased Apple's newest MacBook Pro with its in-house M1 "Apple Silicon" chip. This paradigm shift in CPU architecture will take place over the next few years, but the results are already astonishing....

Apple Watch 6 Does NOT Measure “Blood Oxygen”

"With Apple Watch Series 6, you can measure your blood oxygen right from your wrist." This was the punch line for Apple's latest update to its Watch lineup during the "Time for a recap" event...

Drobo 8D Thunderbolt 3 Storage Server

I had a Western Digital (WD) EX-4100 RAID-10 network-attached storage (NAS) serve as the backbone for my data storage over the last few years. This week, I upgraded to a Drobo 8D direct-attached storage...

Securing My Digital Life

We now rely on the Internet more than ever to communicate, learn, and manage various aspects of our lives. So I decided to compile a list of things I've done to help ensure security...

My Podcast Setup

I got back into podcasting this month after a long hiatus, and have tweaked some things from the original set up to optimize my workflow. I'm using a Blue Yeti microphone with DragonPad pop filter...

How I Backup My Data

When it comes to data management, there are so many options for storage and redundancy! Over the years, many of my colleagues lost vital information (especially notes) when their computers crashed or were stolen....

Geekbench 4 Versus 5 iMac Pro

Geekbench 5 was just released, and out of curiosity, I wanted to see how the benchmarking utility changed in terms of numerical scoring on my iMac Pro running MacOS 10.14.6 Mojave. I restarted my computer,...

Starry Internet To XFINITY DOCSIS 3.1!

As part of my transition from Boston to Houston, I had to change internet service providers (ISPs). Although I was very happy with the $50/month Internet service (200 Mbps download and upload speeds) provided...

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