Apple luv, iPad »

[21 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Of course, the iPad doesn’t play itself, but is rather the canvass for this “ridiculous undertaking,” which is how creator Steve-san Onotera describes the project. Yep Steve-san performs all of the instruments in Blue Oyster Cult’s seminal Don’t Fear the …

Mac »

[21 Dec 2014 | One Comment | ]

On the Saturday before Christmas no less. A single source is reporting that OS X 10.10.2 14C81h has been seeded developers. However, the Apple Developer site have any information about this most incremental of beta releases.
What’s up? OS X 10.10.2 …

Mac, Reviews, how to »

[20 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

New Mac? Old Mac you’d like to teach some new tricks? Kick off the New Year right with the Fairer Platform’s score plus one list of OS X Yosemite Mac Tips to bring out the power user in you! From …

Deals, iPad, iPhone, iPod, Mac »

[19 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Your time to shop for Chrimstas Apple Deals is just about up, but the there are still super excellent savings available on Mac games, Mac apps, refurbished Macs, MFi Lightning cables and a lot more. Step inside for this edition …

Deals, Mac »

[19 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

It’s been at least three months since we last saw a $599 refurbished MacBook Air. If you missed it last time, do not hesitate because refurbished MacBooks this affordable don’t stick around for long!
As always, Apple Certified Factory Refurbished MacBooks …

Broadband »

[19 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Where future forward fiber broadband and a bucolic college town meet. In Charlottesville, VA, home of the University of Virgina, MVNO Ting Mobile is purchasing the local ISP and plans to continue building out their nascent gigabit fiber network. And, …

Music, movies, TV »

[18 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Pop quiz! The worst Star Trek film not directed by JJ Abrams? Yeah, sorry, trick question… But forget all of that because a fan funded Star Trek film that’s all about Captain (LORD!) Garth and pre-TOS back story is heading …

Cord Cutter, Music, movies, TV »

[18 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

One of the keys to success is ubiquity. Both Plex and Netflix have announced their latest moves to keep their software and services in front of your eyeballs, regardless. That said, have Plex and Netflix reached the point of diminishing …

Mac »

[18 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Mac users enjoy an embarrassment of riches when it comes to image editors, including Pixelmator, Acorn, Photoshop and, of course, GraphicConverter. Regular Fairer Platform readers know we’re big fans of Lemke Software’s ever insurgent GraphicConverter image editor.
• GraphicConverter 9.5 …

Mac, Software »

[17 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

The Pixelmator Team — greetings to our friends on the sunny Baltic! — has been busy, very busy of late and recent Pixelmator for Mac, iPad updates bear that out. Both apps have gained significant new features and also come …