Barkings! | The SmallDog Apple Blog

A blog about our business, our industry, and our lives. You'll find posts from everyone at Small Dog and if the dogs could blog, they'd be here too!

Family: My two fantastic parents, an older brother I get along very well with =) , a great sister-in-law who puts up with all of us, and an amazing little nephew.

Hobbies/Interests: Reading, tinkering with R/C aerial and ground vehicles, sketching, reading tech news, astronomy, photography and astrophotography, listening to music, playing music (my trumpet), and providing general tech assistance for my family and friends.

Favorite Authors: J. R. R. Tolkien, C. S. Lewis, Jules Verne, Lloyd Alexander, Jack London, Edgar Allan Poe

Favorite Bands: Way too many to count, but to name a few… The Cranberries, Carbon Leaf, Guster, Gaelic Storm, Arcade Fire, Seven Nations, Great Big Sea, The Rasmus, The Who, Runrig, The New Pornographers, Mumford & Sons, Guster, Nickel Creek, Snow Patrol, Blackmore’s Night, Lúnasa, Barrachash, Altan.

Favorite TV: Chuck, Doctor Who, The IT Crowd, The Simpsons, Futurama, MythBusters….

Favorite Movies: Uncle Buck, Danny Deckchair, Cool Hand Luke, Quigley Down Under, Edward Scissorhands, Top Gun, Gladiator, Groundhog Day, The Truman Show, Sneakers, The Goonies, Shawshank Redemption, Men of Honor, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Ghostbusters, Back to the Future, The Princess Bride… anything Pixar and too many others to count.

Favorite Food: Terriyaki-anything, Pub and Grill fare, and almost anything Italian.

Favorite Drinks: Milk, water, orange juice, Moxie… and on the other side… Sam Seasonals, a classic G&T, Guinness, and many of the New England micro-brews.

Favorite Sports/Games: Most things involving the outdoors such as mountain biking, ice skating, hiking, snowshoeing, ultimate frisbee, and racquetball.

Favorite Apple Products of All Time: Mac Plus, PowerBook 140, Blue & White G3, G4 Cube, iPod Touch

Favorite Apps: Adobe Creative Suite, iPhoto, Photomatix Pro, Handbrake, iPhoto, Toast Titanium, SuperDuper!

Favorite Thing About Small Dog: Showing people the awesome things you can do on a Mac and my amazing coworkers!

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