Compressing old DV Videos

Compressing old DV Videos

I’ve been doing some de-junking at our house, and in this process discovered a box of Mini-DV tapes. I’ve owned two cameras that can write to these – an old Sony that shot in the original DV format, and a Cannon HV20 that shot in HDV. I’ve...

Mac Office 2016 – Saving some Space

For the past 3 years, my primary laptop has been a MacBook Air. Technically, it is a Mid 2012, 11-inch MacBook Air. It is a very agile little machine – I can do all of my development on it, plus play the occasional game (albeit at minimum settings). But the one...

Upgrading an Older Desktop

If you follow desktop computer trents, chances are you know that Solid State Disks, or SSD, are quickly replacing Hard Disk Drives as the storage medium of choice. SSDs are more expensive per GB of storage than their spinning relatives, but make up for the smaller...