Drivers? Drive Me!

By now, it is likely that I do not need to explain to you that a hardware driver is a piece of software that allows your computer (through the operating system) to communicate with a hardware component.  You know that, right?  Good. You are ready to install a new operating system on your computer.  You do … Continue reading Drivers? Drive Me!

Why I chose the Pro.

I walked into the Microsoft Store in Yorkdale on a Wednesday evening with money to spend, and I was going to walk out with a new device.  The question was… which one? A couple of months ago Microsoft announced two new devices: The Surface Pro 4 and the Surface Book.  The Pro4 looks a lot … Continue reading Why I chose the Pro.

Apple Dongles… Dangling functionality in front of you!

“Just remember Mitch… you are coming into an environment where people love their Macs and their Linux.  As long as you don’t come in and try to convert them, you will do well here.” Yes, when I had my initial conversation with the leadership at Kobo I was told something very much like that.  Obviously … Continue reading Apple Dongles… Dangling functionality in front of you!