I replaced my ancient iPhone’s battery (February 27, 2021)
Quite surprised that Apple even offers this service, and quite pleased at the results.
The most cyberpunk thing I’ve ever seen (April 6, 2019)
The most cyberpunk thing I've ever seen is a drone, bullet-riddled and decorated in sacred colors, that participated in the NoDAPL protests.
I bought an expensive chair and I love it (March 22, 2019)
With friends' encouragement, I decided to end my serial purchase of cheap office chairs by buying one very expensive one. I think I made the right call.
The stories of Ashrind’s stickers (April 13, 2018)
I celebrate my laptop's long life by remembering how it earned the various and disparate stickers glued all over its lid.
The two best computers I’ve ever owned (April 6, 2018)
Thoughts about my six-year-old MacBook Pro, as I await its final repair.
Giving up on Steam Link with Mac (December 19, 2015)
Using Steam Link at all, downloading 10 patches and watching it break in a different way, helps me understand why PC users so mad alla time. — Jason McIntosh (@JmacDotOrg) December 20, 2015
Why I downgraded from an iPhone 6 (January 8, 2015)
For the second and final time, I have put the SIM from the iPhone 6 I purchased last September back into a 2012-vintage iPhone 5. The first time happened after a shockingly revelatory lurch into anxiety I experienced shortly after buying the phone. I more recently decided I’d give it another chance for a couple of weeks, under more controlled circumstances, and I did, but it still didn’t work out.