Archive for January, 2006

EVDO on Apple’s new MacBook Pro

If you’re not already familiar with EVDO, start at the site. Basically, it’s wireless broadband just about anywhere. Many of us on the technical resources team spend so much time on the road that we need a fast, convenient, and wireless way to keep in touch. We’re all heavy Mac users, and these EVDO cards have worked very well in the PC Card slots of our PowerBooks.

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MoGo Mouse

For you road warriors out there, Newport Peripherals has announced this hot little travel mouse at CES last week. It’s a two-button, bluetooth device that stores and charges in your PC card slot. Retail price is $69.95US and I’m trying to get my hands on one. Also, don’t miss the funky little beatnik movie. Reminds me of Waking Life.

Update: I just got a call from the folks at Newport Peripherals and they told me they expect to ship this little gadget in 60-90 days.

GoLive CS2 Classroom in a Book

The GoLive CS2 CIB is finally available and it’s a complete rewrite! Jennifer Smith and her team from AGI Training have done a great job on this new book. It’s 400+ pages of full-color goodness and includes a CD with sample files so you can play along at home. It also has a good mix of Mac and Windows screenshots so everybody feels at home.

This CIB is a great beginner/intermediate addition to these other GoLive training options: