Audio mixing console faders

Video, Audio, Voice and Text

Technical Media Services? Video-Audio-Production-Voice-Over-Voice-Acting-Copywriting Services? It’s tricky to come up with an umbrella term that covers all these areas of expertise, if you have a good idea do let me know. Suffice to say that I am now transitioning my skills that were previously available…

Windoze keyboard

Dear Microsoft: A capital J does NOT equal a smiley!

I don’t know about you but I’ve been wondering why people now and then have been putting a capital J at the end of their emails. It got to the point where I became so bemused that I thought I’d Google it. What’s the juice…

Apple

Thank You Steve (#ThankYouSteve)

Following today’s sad news of the departure of Apple co-founder and visionary Steve Jobs (effectively “Mr Apple”), I felt compelled enough to send an email to Apple’s “remembering Steve” address [rememberingsteve@apple.com]. They’ll receive millions I’m sure… I didn’t know Steve personally but I’ve experienced the…

Lion

So… does the Lion (OS X) roar or suck!?

I recently sent some more money in the direction of Apple. I believe they make fine, well thought out products and I come from a PC background so I had to be convinced before making the transition. My first experience of Macs / OS X…

Hong Kong Phooey

Hong Kong Phooey Fanriffic!

Recently updated the audio on an old site of mine. If you take a look at it bear in mind it was (to mis-quote Calvin Harris) “Acceptable in the 90s”. At some point I may spread some “21st century makeover dust” on it – but…

Opened hard drive, showing internal components

Macbook hard drive upgrade – easy?

For once I can give something BACK to the Internet community. For many years if I’ve had a tech problem that I’ve been unable to solve I’ve turned to the ‘net (generally the mighty Google) to find a solution. Recently my MacBook hard disk drive…

Black and white Mother Keyboard and Headphones

Gimme the Reason!

Waxing lyrically about the imminent release of Reason 5 and Record 1.5 updates.