Posts Tagged Apple

Booting Windows 7 from VHD not all it’s cracked up to be

I recently upgraded the hardware for my primary workstation and thought it would be an interesting opportunity to use VHD booting. I used the SysInternals P2V utility to write my oldĀ disk to a remote VHD. I then ran things from a VM for a while, while I shuffled around my hardware.

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Two iPhone hardware failures in 4 months

Back in July 2009, my almost 2 year old HTC TYTN II Windows Mobile phone was beginning to show signs of the battery wearing out. As AT&T had just sent me an offer to upgrade to an iPhone for the discounted price (and a 2 year contract extension) I decided to go for it.

Overall, I find the iPhone a love and hate relationship. It’s does have a better web browser than any previous phone, but I did give up some things I’ve had for years on every previous phone. Read the rest of this entry »

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