Tag Archives: Technology

Increasing RAM to 16Gb on a MacBook Pro

Not really a Land Rover article per se but here at GLR Towers, we like Macs. ModChop has a rather nice iMac and I use a MacBook Pro. I first used a Macintosh for a brief spell back in 1987 when I started on a Youth Training Scheme. However I used mostly DOS/Windows machines since then. Back in 2011 I bought… Read more »

Green Land Rover to ‘Go Dark’ on 18 Jan 2012 to protest against SOPA

On January 18 Green Land Rover will be going dark for a day to protest against the proposed introduction of the Stop Online Privacy Act (SOPA) and its Senate counterpart, the PROTECT IP Act (PIPA) in the USA. SOPA will not just affect those in the USA, it’s every website on the internet. It basically means that it would be illegal for… Read more »

That’s Infotainment

I’ve always been fascinated by GPS and when I owned my previous Freelander I had intended to upgrade the infotainment system. Now I have a second chance I’m going to try and get this sorted. My ideal system would comprise of a multimedia headunit with retractable screen. This would have iPod functionality and integrate with existing steering wheel controls. It… Read more »