When Laptops Go Thump In The Night

The Death of A Drive & Dawning of New Era

This weekend I returned from a business trip to find my Macbook Pro dying, whimpering on the desk. It suffered from two real issues:

  1. Dead battery
  2. Failing drive

The dead battery was due to treating my laptop like a desktop and rarely cycling the battery – I get this. After almost four years of intense use this is to be expected. The drive is a different story.

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Reboot!

Wow!  What a crazy 1.5 years since my last post?  Is that correct?  Ok, so lets reboot this blog.  Life has been crazy so I’ll have a series of retrospective posts of all my travels the last 18 months.  I have played around with a new camera and fallen in love with its ease of use and lets me really focus on my craft.

So I first need to go clean Flickr so I have a place to start hosting all the images.  Normally I do not watermark my images and was just lectured that I should do so going forward.  I still don’t really agree with that.  I did not roam around cities looking for (hopefully) good images to only paste a terrible watermark across the space.  One thing I do like is what Ming Thein does with his images.  Will see.

Stay Tuned!!