Tag: Technology

Out with the old…

Out with the old…

11 May, '0823 Comments

Out with the old…, originally uploaded by malyousif. After maybe a couple of years with the MacMini, I thought it was about time to retire the old thing and replace it with a fresh 2.66 iMac 20″. The experience so far is standard (boring?) painless Mac. I plugged the Firewire cable into the old MiniMac, […]

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Shopping!

Shopping!

29 Feb, '0817 Comments

Shopping!, originally uploaded by malyousif. I decided to get another computer, because (get this!) I wanted to give my daughter my older MacBook. So what to do other than going to the Apple store in The Fashion Mall next to our hotel and getting: 1. Apple MacBook 2.4GHz, 2GB, 250GB, 13″ 2. 1TB Time Capsule […]

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Internet down. Again.

Internet down. Again.

31 Jan, '0824 Comments

“We are working as fast as we can.” Said the Egyptian official off the coast of whose country the severed cable lies. A single cable which has disrupted Internet services across the majority of Middle East and India, bringing some businesses down to their knees. It’s not going to be fixed any time soon, either. […]

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Googlisation

Googlisation

29 Jan, '086 Comments

Is this a word yet? If not, it should be! Judging by the number of hits on Google (of course) it is fast becoming one that dictionary editors must consider adding with its variations very soon. What brought this thought about was a heart-warming story in Al-Wasat’s letters page [translate] where a young man was […]

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The iPhone on Bahrain’s networks.. WORKS!

The iPhone on Bahrain’s networks.. WORKS!

10 Sep, '0737 Comments

click image for the full set We have pretty bright sparks who successfully cracked the iPhone to work on Bahrain’s networks, both of them! As you can plainly see, though MTC did not change their identity yet, they’re still on their old brand… maybe they should utilise the services of the thinkingMachines to crack that […]

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