Visiting Dartmouth

By Jordan / June 9, 2017 /

For those who don’t know me, I’m a fan of Dartmouth. I grew up here and never really liked the area that much until years after living in Halifax and realizing that the natural beauty of Dartmouth mixed with its old-world Downtown (currently in revival mode) is really a fantastic place to live. I moved…

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A quick update on Firefox: version 41

By Jordan / August 30, 2015 /

I recently decided to try Firefox again after this failure from a couple years back at just measly little v16. I’m now on v41 and have largely found many of the same issues, such as the fact that the ugly UI elements are still there. The tab bar is still way too tall… why do…

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Companies with great customer service

By Jordan / January 9, 2014 /

I’ve often used this blog as a place to list applications and companies that have angered, annoyed or frustrated me. I would like to think that the (albeit minimal) exposure that my blog has could one day help to drive the changes I, and my commenters, have called for in the apps and companies that…

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High CPU use caused by SystemUIServer?

By Jordan / May 4, 2013 /

I’ve been plagued by this issue for months now wherein the SystemUIServer daemon on Mac OS X 10.8.x has been consuming massive amounts of CPU. The visible results of this process acting up were: Laggy performance in applications — Spotlight in particular The clock not updating the time (switched to the iStat Menus clock to…

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