Finally, an update for Apple's Bluetooth problems

Updated 8/26/09: It turns out the firmware update didn't fix the Bluetooth issues. But OS X 10.5.8, which also came out recently, seems to have mostly fixed the problems. I still get the occasional Bluetooth connection error, but it's nowhere near as often as before. A software update noticed popped up on my MBP today, [...]

WordPress Stats plugin has gone cuckoo

For over a month now, I have been unable to rely on the official WordPress Stats plugin. (I say official because the folks that made WordPress also made this plugin.) It, all of a sudden, started assigning all site visits to the same article, so that all of my stats became completely skewed. Let me [...]

Flash Player 10 breaks teh internets

Shortly after upgrading to Adobe's new Flash Player, version 10, I noticed I could no longer upload photos to my blogs. And I also noticed that FriendFeed's image uploader didn't work the same way. I didn't relate that to the Flash Player upgrade at first, and tried to rule out problems on my own machine. [...]

Synkron and I don't see eye to eye

I've been using Synkron lately to keep several directories synced up across a couple of external drives -- a backup of sorts, just in case one of the drives decides to kick the bucket. I've also been cleaning up my drive, and something drove me bonkers: I couldn't figure out why, in spite of my [...]

Cannot change WP theme if Turbo mode is enabled

I've been wondering what sort of bug I've had in my WP installs for the last few weeks, and only now figured out what's going on.The Turbo mode for WP is done through Google Gears. There's a bug in the Turbo mode that will not allow you to change your blog's theme. It works by [...]

If iMovie '08 crashes…

You can try bothering with the preferences files, or the codecs, or the color profiles, as the forums tell you to do, or you can do the following: Go to your home folder > Movies > iMovie Events. Locate the folder with the last clips you imported. Delete the iMovie Cache and iMovie Thumbnails folders. [...]