AuthorAndrew Ford

Andrew is passionately opinionated about all things technology, is a proud new father to a beautiful son and currently is occupied, earning his keep as a Registered Nurse in the majestic country of New Zealand.

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09 January, 2019 (23:31)

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Recently I’ve been getting more work done on Windows 10 rather than macOS. Long story. In the process I’ve been looking for a substitute for iCloud Photo Library and have landed on Google Photos. Putting aside concerns about giving Google more data, it’s really, really good.

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04 January, 2019 (04:41)

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Gruber points out that Tim Cook’s letter to Investors yesterday reads as though Apple intended iPhone throttling to drive customers to buy newer models. Apple, admitting that low-cost battery replacement hurt sales, certainly adds fuel to that fire. Mark Moskowitz called it too.

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29 December, 2018 (10:46)

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I’m pleasantly surprised when companies like Backblaze make it easy to use ancient pre-purchase codes (from 2013, no less). This ethos makes me happy to spend more money with them – win,win. Incidentally, I feel like I finally have my big-boy computer backup pants on now.

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27 December, 2018 (03:03)

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What happens when copper interacts with magnets? Magic. Well, science that I don’t understand but would have made 10 year old me thrilled to experiment with. I’ll just have to settle for watching the video though.

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Normality is a personal experiment in social networking using open standards such as micro-blog and webmentions to enable interaction while retaining control of content.

Normality is solely authored by Andrew Ford as a platform for personal expression and interpersonal discussion.

Andrew Ford

Andrew is passionately opinionated about all things technology, is a proud new father to a beautiful son and currently is occupied, earning his keep as a Registered Nurse in the majestic country of New Zealand.

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