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Western Digital 320GB "My Book" Premium 1C Externa&hellip by Western Digital
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Glitchy at best, 19 May 2007
My experience of this hard drive has not been great. I bought it to transfer files from old WinXP PCs and PowerMac G4 to one accessible file storage location, which could then be accessed by a MacBook Pro and PC running Vista.

It was not easy to install on WinXP.

Delve into the documentation and you'll find that the drive cannot be used simultaneously with Mac and Windows machines (needs to be the same platform to connect simultaneously). You have to eject/unmount the hard drive and reconnect to a single machine when moving between platforms.

My MacBook Pro refuses to recognise the drive over USB2.0; the drive mounted instantly when connected by FireWire 400… Read more
The Art of Looking Sideways by Alan Fletcher
The Art of Looking Sideways by Alan Fletcher
59 of 59 people found the following review helpful
This book is Fletcher's unique and personal collection of visual imagery, design articles, factual and cultural curiosities, idea sketchpads - and more - collated and distilled into book form. The book's packaging and presentation is exquisite, while each page is a beautiful example in the use of colour, space, type and imagery.
The size and scope of this book is immense. As a visual design resource, it is an inspiring collection that can be opened at any page for new ideas or direction. Divided over 72 chapters with such diverse titles as "Synchronicity", "Perception" and "Space-Time", the thematic divisions give a helpful structure to this mass of visual and textual information… Read more