Month: April 2006

Two inches more

Cost of 15″ Macbook Pro: S$4588 Upgrade to 2.16Ghz Intel Core Duo: S$535.50 Upgrade from 100MB to 120MB hard disk: S$178.50 Total cost: S$5302. Cost of 17″ Macbook Pro at 2.16GHz Intel Core Duo with 120MB hard disk: S$4988. It has Firewire 800, which the 15″ model doesn’t have, 8x double-layer SuperDrive (as opposed to …

New band

I’m pleased to report that I will be leading a new band. We’ll be playing fusion jazz, but hopefully on a higher level. I will be the main pianist but another (dare I say, more accomplished) keyboardist will be accompanying me on synths. I hope it will be a very powerful combination of complementary sounds. …

Easter Sunday

Had a great service this morning. The church was packed full – to the point where we could barely stand without knocking into someone. Children were made to answer some basic questions about Easter, and as always, their answers were honest, candid and surprisingly accurate – apart from a comment that bunnies laid eggs. Back …

MacBook Pro on offer

Calling Mac users and experts – I need help with making a decision! I was at Apple Centre Orchard this afternoon and noticed an offer for all three MacBook Pro models (1.83, 2.0 and 2.16GHz dual Intel processors). That was surprising, considering that they should be in hot demand (according to the salesman) so there’d …