I’ve been a MacBook Pro user since Windows Vista. I just couldn’t bring myself to love Vista, and back then, the Apple guys seemed so much cooler. They had a *nix-style OS, better hardware, and a better look/feel to their applications. I made the switch a decade ago, and I’ve been pretty happy in the Apple camp. Vaio Z Canvas – note how the bottom-up kickstand is way better than the Surface’s fold-down design Over the last couple of years, though, the cracks in Apple’s armor have grown to canyons. The laptop hardware focuses on thin and light, but not powerful. The…Read
I’ve got a confession to make: I’ve been using Windows 10 on a Vaio. I don’t have to use dongles? It just has…the right ports? What is this sorcery? My MacBook Pro Retina is a few years old now, and it’s been suffering a few broken parts from a rough life on tour. I’d buy another one, but it’s not a great time to buy a new Apple – the current laptop range is a little long in the tooth. When the Microsoft store ran a fire sale on the Vaio Canvas Z, a powerful Windows 10 tablet, I had to…Read
Hi. I’m Brent.
I live in Iceland with my wife Erika. I'm on an epic life quest to have fun and make a difference.
I co-founded Brent Ozar Unlimited to help make your SQL Server go faster. I also maintain sp_Blitz® and the open source First Responder Kit repo.