You don't have to buy some expensive DVD burning software just to archive files to disc on Mac OS X; Apple includes this functionality right in the operating system! Although the process isn't exactly obvious (as in, ahem, Microsoft Windows), it works fine. Here's how to burn a data DVD without using any third-party software. Insert a blank DVD into your SuperDrive The … [Read more...] about How To Create a Data DVD Using Only the Mac OS X Finder
It's a familiar tale: A production company gets the green light to produce a new science fiction television series and pours their hearts into it. They get picked up by a major network, hire some real talent, and tackle issues of the day and the future. Then the network destroys it. They air inappropriate ads, gripe about the pilot, delay a while after the premiere, and show … [Read more...] about Like Dystopian Cyberpunk Fiction? You’ll Love Max Headroom on DVD! Really!
So yesterday we finished ripping our entire CD collection - we've now completed our switch to digital music at home. It's done. It amuses me to think of the statistics: We have 11,284 tracks stored, including 279 Christmas songs and 549 kids songs! Most songs were ripped using LAME at the VBR3 setting in joint stereo This music library takes up 58 GB of storage on … [Read more...] about No More CDs