After spending the last year getting to know my i7-7700 PC that I had built several years ago better than I had ever known it before due to the shift to remote work and distance learning, I came to think that I needed a new computer that was better suited to my needs in theContinue reading “Adventures in Upgrading a Lenovo IdeaCentre 5 Desktop”
Before Thanksgiving 2016, I purchased an Intel NUC 6I5SYH ($319.99 on sale at Microcenter, late-November 2016) to serve as my new home desktop computer. This review/guide is based on my initial setup of the 6I5SYH. The Intel NUC 6I5SYH is a small form factor (SFF) bare-bones personal computer from Intel’s “Next Unit of Computing” line. The 6I5SYH includesContinue reading “Intel NUC 6I5SYH Hardware Review, BIOS Update, and Fedora 25 Installation Guide”
When Yufang and I returned from Cleveland, I promptly began charging my new iPhone 3GS and installing MacOS X 10.6 Snow Leopard on my aluminum unibody MacBook. See above for the finished product (note the Snow Leopard’s blood ringed mouth). The install was relatively painless. I had backed up my files earlier this morning, soContinue reading “My Desktop After Installing Snow Leopard”
Yufang and I are doing back-to-school shopping this afternoon, so we’re stopping by the Apple Store in Cleveland to nab a copy of Snow Leopard. This is my Millennium Falcon desktop pre-Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard. Here is to happy upgrades to all!