A week ago today, FedEx dropped off my shiny new laptop, direct from China. Since then, Iâ€™ve been hurriedly prepping it and setting it up to see how well it would fit into my digital world â€“ especially since that world is mostly Windows-based.
The â€œtoo much text, didnâ€™t readâ€ version is that Windows 7 and Mac OS X coexist very nicely. There are certainly frustrations in doing so, however â€“ you have to be willing to work through the issues. I also donâ€™t think MBP is the ideal solution if Windows is the only operating system you plan on using. But as a laptop, the machine is stellar. And for running both Windows and OS X, the choice is obvious (not that there is much of a choice). Read on for the nitty gritty.