Today, with office in the cloud (or google drive), all my docs are stored in a location that I can access from a phone, tablet, PC or Mac. I understand where you are coming from though - Apple does have a tight ecosystem, but I think that PC with Skydrive (or Google Drive or DropBox) is better (for my purposes). » 12/13/14 1:00pm 12/13/14 1:00pm

I love Apple hardware (phones, tablets, laptops, iMac all-in-one computers), I love many features of the software, but I hate enough about it that prevents me from ever making a switch to Apple. I do own a Macbook Air as the only family laptop, but I do zero real work on it - browsing is about 99% of what I use it… » 12/11/14 11:11am 12/11/14 11:11am

I just spent $1700 on a new Canon 6D and new 16-35mm f4L lens , to go with my 70-200mm f2.8L and old 50D body, plus any other lens I share with my dad. Between us, we have a crap load of Canon gear, probably close to 15 grand. I wonder if I should have waited for something like this and an adapter for all my Canon L… » 11/26/14 11:34am 11/26/14 11:34am

It's worth considering the gun as an example here. If Officer Darren Wilson's gun had been used as prescribed, Michael Brown wouldn't be dead today. Wilson fired the gun when he shouldn't have. He "misused" it, as officers regularly do, and his department and the local government have gone to great lengths to…

» 11/25/14 3:27pm 11/25/14 3:27pm

This is a great car, but I hate, hate, hate the artificial inflation of the ride, audio and toys sections, and the silly justifications just to make the score as high as possible. Seriously, 9 for toya, although it has none, just because the whole car is a toy? 9 for ride? It is not a track car - it is still a street… » 11/25/14 1:47pm 11/25/14 1:47pm