Over the last year I've really jumped into recording podcasts, from InfoSmack to the VMware Communities Roundtable. Since I work out of my home office, I'm also an avid audio and video conference user. I've long suffered listening to the inaudible and miserable microphones used by so many others, but my own gear wasn't much better. Wanting better sound, I upgraded my Logitech … [Read more...] about Review: Blue Snowball USB Microphone
So the Mac has joined my replacement work Dell - two new computers in two days! Here are my first thoughts on the hardware: The MacBook Pro is much sturdier than the average PC notebook, and even somewhat better than the high-end machines I've used (like my replacement Dell XPS M1330) The machine is hot on the bottom when using it a lot, and even pretty hot on … [Read more...] about Switch Day 1: This Mac is Hot!