Why I’m finally ditching Apple

Ever since Apple switched from the PowerPC chip to the x86 platform in 2005, I’ve been an Apple guy.  I never actually owned a real Mac, but the closed Apple ecosystem was finally “open” enough for me to hack my way into it.  I began a decade-long adventure of running OS X on PC hardware. …

SLOW network performance in 10.7.2

Not sure what it is, but my down speed is about 26 kb/s. Only on my Lion system. Will follow-up later– using 10.6.8 IONetworkingFamily.kext in /E/E.