Welcome to the Dark Side

My seventy something year old Mom had her Windows based desktop die on her just before Christmas. She has  taken the plunge and is now using a Mac mini with wireless keyboard and trackpad, along with a brand spanking new

The size of their toys.

Two of my nephews are going to get iPads for Christmas this year. It struck me as interesting, that while iPads are still coveted items by many grown-up, others have no qualms about giving these tablet computing devices to kids