FileZilla to Cyberduck

I’ve been a FileZilla user for a few years. I switched over to FileZilla away from Fugu and Cyberduck for reasons I can’t recall. FileZilla has served it’s purpose, despite it’s bi-monthly updates (that get quite annoying.) It’s a simple app, you can connect via FTP, FTP over SSH, and then a few SSL options. I mainly use it for SFTP (FTP over SSH) because it’s more secure than FTP. If you know anything about Internet security, you’ll know FTP isn’t exactly the safest thing in the world. Welcome to my life, Cyberduck. Cyberduck has some killer features which might …

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One Reason I Love FiOS

There’s one major reason I love Verizon FiOS. It’s fast. Really fast. I can get speeds up to 2.8mb/s and that’s simply blazing fast. The TV service we also get is really good. We don’t use the phone line we get through the triple-play package, but the Internet for me is the most important. We have the 15mbit/5mbit package and it gets the job done, and more. We’ve had the 25mbit/25mbit package, but it was just “too much” for us. We simply didn’t use the 25mbit upload, so I didn’t think it was worth the additional charges. At the end …

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Leaving Eden with Brandon Heath

After seeing Brandon Heath in concert this past weekend, I just can’t get over how powerful his music really is.

The album headline track, Leaving Eden (iTunes), is simply an amazing song about God’s love. In fact, the whole album describes God’s love, over and over again.

Here is the three-part series of Leaving Eden, talking about the new album.

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Can’t Like on iTunes Ping

I’ve been trying out Apple’s iTunes Ping social network, and for the most part..it’s alright. Nothing special beyond the ability to follow your favorite artists and stay up to date with what they’re doing. It’s generally a bad experience because of how sluggish iTunes is (both Mac and Windows). That said, I don’t use it very much. If it were on a website instead, I would probably use it more often. But here’s a bummer. You can’t like tracks that aren’t listed in the iTunes store. This can both good…and bad. iTunes has a lot of songs for sale, but …

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