Here’s an odd symptom – vertical photos from iPhone or iPad end up horizontal once uploaded to WordPress.
So far this week, we’ve had fake emails from Apple, the FBI, and the IRS. My poor delete key is burning up. Once again, folks, these are all fake. The IRS will always send ominous letters via the US Postal Service. These folks are depending on their victims to forget the tiny little fact that […]
Phished again – Well, I’ll give them points for persistence. “FBI Headquarters”<moc.vog.ibfnull@troper> September 4, 2013 8:46 AM Reply-To: <moc.vog.ibfnull@troper> Case File Report 022EX91 1 Attachment, 157 KB Hello, A report has been filed against you by your neighbours concerning your recent activities, which have prompted us to file a police report to the FBI […]
The latest phishing email? Apple.
Announcing during the company’s quarterly earnings, Apple has finalized a date for the launch of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion. The newest version of the operating system will be released tomorrow, July 25th, exclusively on the Mac App Store. Apple has posted a list on the Mountain Lion page detailing exactly which Mac models are […]
Office hours will start a bit late today, as our fifth-grader has a promotion ceremony this morning at school. I’ll be in about ten, and available until noon. As always, office hours are in the commons at TaborSpace (5441 SE Belmont). Any and all questions are welcome, on a pay-as-you-can-or-not basis.
If you’ve had an eye on Mac related news lately, you may have heard of the Flashback Trojan. Flashback masquerades as an Adobe Flash updater. It is said to have infected 600000 Macs throughout the world. That is about 1% according to some estimates. Do you have Flashback on your Mac? If so,now can it […]
This is a test post with the new iPad. I’m testing “Blog Docs HTML editor”. This app claims to edit HTML pages, with images and various other functions. It allows posting to Blogger, WordPress and Tumblr blogs. Since I’m testing a blog editor it makes sense to try adding a photo. However I have no good […]
Just got the new iPad in. This one is iPad (3rd Generation) WiFi 64GB Verizon LTE. How’s that for a tongue-twister? Obviously, Felix approves. He’s waiting for the Painting Game For Cats, I think. Setup on the new iPad is a breeze. Pick your country, language, and connect to a wireless network. Add email accounts […]
Well, Mom’s iPad is here. Mine is still on a FedEx truck. Go figure. Setting Mom’s up with a few basic apps. So far: Looks great, seems really fast. The cat seems intrigued, but not blown away.