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[10 Aug 2015 | 3 Comments | 0 views]

Does this ancient iMac G5 look different to you? If you look closely, you will see the Magic Trackpad, easy. How about what’s onscreen? It’s OS X 10.10.1 Yosemite! This is an iMac G5 Hackintosh that’s powered by an Intel …

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[7 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

What is Tim Cook worth to Apple? His salary is just one of the many expenses the company covers for its CEO and, although he isn’t the lightning rod of controversy that Steve Jobs was, security for his Timness still …

Apple luv, Mac »

[5 Aug 2015 | 2 Comments | 0 views]

Back in June, Fairer Platform brought you 10 Awesome Granite Chiseled El Capitan wallpapers and the uptake was impressive. As beautiful as those El Capitan wallpapers were, however, Apple just delivered the most beautiful bundled inside OS X El Capitan …

Apple luv, Music, movies, TV »

[5 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

According to its most recent quarterly report, Apple cash and liquid assets, nearly all of its overseas, total $202.8 billion. If you are like me, the mere existence of such a massive pile o’ cash quite naturally begs the question, …

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[3 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

Here they grow again. Apple recently leased space in a San Jose office and now they have purchase some 43 acres catty corner therefrom. Apple is growing again and with some haste.
The San Jose Business Journal (SJBJ) reports that Apple …

Apple luv, Mac »

[3 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

There is OCD and then there is Low End Mac’s Tim Lee, who installed 11 unique versions of the Mac operating system on a 1999 Blue & White G3 Power Mac. His dedication is a testament both to his skill …

Apple luv, Mac, Mobile »

[29 Jul 2015 | One Comment | 1 views]

And, just as Mac OS 7.5.5 started to boot on the Apple Watch, the Conflict Catcher icon appeared and it spontaneously rebooted, again and again, and I’m kidding. Mad props for this insanely awesome waste of time created by Nick …

Apple luv, Music, movies, TV »

[27 Jul 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

Are you ready for a “pulls no punches” Steve Jobs documentary with a lot of face time with Chrisann Brennan? How about a “probing and unflinching look” look at the Edison of our age? Here comes Steve Jobs: The Man …

Apple luv »

[24 Jul 2015 | One Comment | 1 views]

A decade of toting that barge and lifting that bale at Apple Inc will net you a big hunk o’ glass, a very nice one, but a hunk o’ glass nonetheless. And, the way the Apple Employee 10 Year Service …

Apple luv »

[20 Jul 2015 | No Comment | 452 views]

There is dedication and then there is the System 6.0.2 Update for Apple IIGs that the Apple Pugetsound Program Library Exchange (A.P.P.L.E.) just released. And, the kicker is the group plans to release Sytem 6.0.3 Update in the not too …

Apple luv, Mac »

[15 Jul 2015 | No Comment | 218 views]

The periwinkle has grown deep and lush over the last 25 years and, believe it or not, Opus has hit puberty. Yes, lads and ladies, Bloom County is back and it is being made on Mac, because anything else would …

Apple luv, Music, movies, TV »

[2 Jul 2015 | No Comment | 36 views]

Steve Wozniak harshly criticized Ashton Kutcher’s jOBS biopic before it was released. The film got mauled by critics and the first Steve Jobs film biography did poorly at the box office, making Woz’s early criticism seem prescient:
The early script did …

Apple luv, iPhone, Mobile, Tech »

[26 Jun 2015 | 3 Comments | 34 views]

And, our Android friends definitely skew toward cheeseburgers, wings and fries. What does you choice of smartphone say about your dietary habits? Maybe nothing at all. Regardless, the good people at NPD Group have surveyed iPhone owners and Android users …

Apple luv, iPhone, Mac, Mobile, Tech »

[23 Jun 2015 | No Comment | 36 views]

Tale as old as time… It is widely known that rich people love their iPhones. Additionally, given that Mac owners are are said to better educated and better paid, it will surprise no one that Mac shoppers spend more when …

Apple luv, Tech »

[17 Jun 2015 | No Comment | 33 views]

So, Monster sued Apple property Beats back in January over money — not technology, not patents, just filthy lucre. Since then, Monster has refused Apple’s entreaties to settle the case and now the all iThings maker has revoked the Monster …