The other day I posted a poll which asked "If you were to ditch Windows, would you go to Linux or Mac?" The results of that poll are, I think, very interesting.
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While Apple might be doing well, I can't help but notice how jittery Apple investors seem to be. Any bad news relating to Apple seems to cause dramatic drops in stock prices.
Come August 14th Microsoft should have a surprise for all Vista users - two batches of fixes which improve reliability, compatibility and performance. Hmmm, a big bug-fix fest just weeks before Apple releases Leopard ...
A few weeks ago I took a look at how Ubuntu 7.04 handled proprietary file formats such as MP3, WMA and QuickTime movies. Overall the support was good (although I couldn't get QuickTime 7 movie support working) but it seriously bothered me that I had to resort to downloading and making use of codecs which are, well, to be blunt, illegal to use.
An iPhone customer who's not happy that the battery isn't user-replacable has filed a class-action lawsuit against Apple.
It's Friday again so it's time for another Friday Rant. This could be a very long post ... but I'll try to restrain myself.
Here's a question for all you Windows users out there. Let's say that you were to switch from Windows to either the Linux platform or the Mac platform, which would you choose?
OK, after all that testing it's time to draw a few conclusions about just how robust the protective cases are.
OK, we've looked at the tests, now let's see how the cases stand up to them!
Modern gadgets are pretty robust and can brush off the occasional knock, the odd splash of water and a sprinkling of dust, but if you regularly take your precious gadgets into the outdoors you might feel compelled to protect your investment by spending some more money on a protective case. But just how good are they?