September 2015 Entries

Bye bye Zite, for real

Back in December 2014, I wrote a quick post about the fact that Zite was closing down, and how you could migrate to Flipboard. Well, I’m guessing the retirement date for Zite is approaching, because they’re getting pretty pushy about encouraging people to migrate. “Migrate to Flipboard!” has been appearing as the first story every day for a few days now. However they’ve also made the process a lot simpler than it was back in December. Click a link, login to your Flipboard account, done. It’s a bit of a sad day, as I’ve really enjoyed using Zite and...

Having issues with the Bootcamp 6 drivers not showing up?

Somewhere along the line the Bootcamp install on my Mac got very messed up, or alternatively, v5.0 of Apple’s Bootcamp drivers did something very weird with Apple Software update – either way, I’d upgraded the existing installation to Windows 10 and wanted the new Bootcamp 6 drivers and they weren’t showing up. The solution was simple, but a bit tedious. I downloaded ~800mb file containing Bootcamp 5.1 and ran setup. It asked if I wanted to Repair missing files, which I did, and after a reboot was told I was running 5.1, and at that point running Apple Software...