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Why I am done with World of Warcraft

I have been playing World of Warcraft for 15 years, though I have never been what I would call a serious or even semi-serious player, but when my current subscription runs out in 3 months I think I am walking away. I’m not going to post some angry screed about the game or the developers…


On Apple TV+

I am going to talk about Apple TV+, which has been out for a couple of weeks now and we have five episodes of all the big name shows. But I’m not going to talk about the shows, or at least not much. No, I want to talk a botu the service itself and the…


Apple event

I guess a lot of people are disappointed with Apple’s announcement in that there were major announcements….


Apple 1 – FBI 0

The FBI has suspended proceeds agains Apple in the case where they were attempting to force Apple to write a custom OS for the use of the government to gain access to an iPhone 5C. In all likelihood, this is the end of the case, though the FBI has until April 4th to resume the…


iOS Passwords are very secure

All recent iOS devices have two very important security features that cannot be overcome. First, all attempts to check the password must be done on the phone. Second, there is a hardware limit of 80ms (0.08 seconds) before you can check another password. Neither of these security limits can be changed, subverted, overcome, bypassed, or…


New Blog

The Blog is starting over. Sometime. The old blog is dead, long live the new blog!