Archive for the ‘ichat’ category

Apple – Seminars Training & Events

September 22, 2006

Free Apple Seminars online? You bet and they’re fantastic! Click for all the details

iChat Buddies Wanted

September 22, 2006

I have a new version of iChat I’d like to test out. No need to have the same version on your end just a willingness to tell me how the video, audio and text are coming through. Please email me at geraldb28 over at mac dot com or simply iChat me at same.

ARD & Acrobat 8

September 18, 2006

What with the new Leopard coming out this spring ’07 the timing of the Acrobat 8 announcement leaves a bit to the imagination. See, at the heart of OS X is the PDF rendering engine. It’s really integral to the underpinnings of (more…)

Tim Bray’s Switching (Again)

June 20, 2006

Bummer, Tim Bray is talking about chucking his Mac for Ubuntu (don’t ask, it can’t hurt you).

iChat AV + iSight. Anyone Out There?

June 8, 2006

Before I went to Bahrain I picked up an iSight to talk with the boys while I was gone. Didn’t work out that way due to the throughput issues. But, I still have it. iChat is always on… But, is there anyone to talk to/with out there?

Wanna just test out your gear? iChat AV me at!

Bare Essentials of Mac Share/Freeware

February 18, 2006

You know, there are some really terrific little apps out there for Macs. We’re not the “have nots” of the computing world some would paint us out to be. Here’s a nice little conglomeration and I’ll be putting more together soon.

Calling Collect? Don’t Think So!

February 17, 2006

Russell Beattie’s long been a favorite of mine (at least until he dumped his Apple stuff) and his Skyping back home is just one more reason I like him so much. He’s one helluva dad. He gets it. Kids and phone… Uh uh. No way Jose. They want visual! And the fact Alex came back in after being hailed from across the world… How cool is THAT!?

If I could get Michelle past the whole “computer as a communication tool” concept… well, traveling would be more of a pleasure and a treat.