geek

Mark Fischer

2 minute read

So I got another virus in my email again today. Now since I’m a mac head, these usually don’t cause me to raise an eyebrow at them, they just go into the trash. However this one piqued my interest…
Dear user estranged,
It has come to our attention that your Mac User Profile ( x ) records are out of date. For further details see the attached document.
Thank you for using Mac!

Mark Fischer

2 minute read

I found this article today I found this article todayand it made me laugh. Most of you know I’m a pretty big mac head, so the whole announcement from apple that they will be moving to Intel CPUshas me fairly interested. All in all I think it can be a good thing or a bad thing. I’m betting on the good thing because I’m an optimist. Over the years apple has moved more and more towards standard components (SCSI drives to ATA, standard memory, USB, PCI, AGP, etc) so moving to a more standard processor architecture is sort of the next step.

New Software

New Software

Mark Fischer

1 minute read

So I finally got around to playing with the website tonight. I realized that what I really wanted was a simple place to put up notes, and to allow other people in the family to do the same. So I have installed some new blogging software, and we’ll see how that goes. I have to create accounts by hand right now, so if you want an account and your own blog let me know!