Michael Borland

March 7, 2021

Life with a MacBook Air M1

The life of an Apple Mac enthusiast has been filled with many ups and downs over the years. My Apple Mac journey started in 2000 with a used Bondi Blue iMac G3 and Mac OS 9. Although work has mostly required the use Windows PCs, Apple has been the only hardware I've used in my personal life since. I've had the opportunity to use many d...
Read more

March 5, 2021

Ted Lasso - The Perfect Season

When I got Apple TV+ free for 1 year with my new iPhone 11, I really didn’t see anything I had to watch. There were definitely shows that looked interesting or got good reviews, but nothing that jumped out at me. Then I heard about Ted Lasso. I’m a EPL fan, so a show that was based on a English football team sounded awesome. But then I...
Read more

March 5, 2021

Downgrading to the iPhone 12? Not Really

My iPhone journey started with the 3GS in 2009. I upgraded every few generations at first, then every year after the iPhone X was released: • 5S • 7 Plus • X • XS Max • 11 Pro Max Since the 7 Plus, I had been mostly a faithful member of the “Plus/Max” club (X is debatable). As a tech enthusiast, I always wanted the very best iPhone pos...
Read more

March 5, 2021

Can This Be an Easy Blogging Platform?

I signed up to see how this might work. I really don't like most blogging platforms because they have so many templates I don't like, and features I don't need. I really hope this works, since this should be an easy way to post my thoughts and fun stuff. Here goes nothing...
Read more