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[26 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 1,063 views]

Never underestimate people’s willingness to work against their own interests. The current Republican Congress and Windows 95 are two superb examples. Then again, back in Apple history when we were alone against the world, the Mac community was a lot …

Apple luv, Mac »

[24 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 1,093 views]

Call it what you will, if you don’t get too hung up on specific nomenclature, this cluster of days around the Winter Solstice are special. Celebrate with Christmas Mac Wallpapers and Winter Mac Screensavers — here are downloadable collections for …

Apple luv, iPad »

[21 Dec 2014 | 2 Comments | 2,088 views]

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 …

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[11 Dec 2014 | 2 Comments | 1,238 views]

Steve Jobs was known quite famously for often being a jerk and, when he was forced out of Apple in 1985 by John Sculley, he was being a jerk. For that reason thing alone, “hate Sculley” will forever be the …

Apple luv, Mac »

[9 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 972 views]

The state-of-the-art computer chip inside the NASA Orion capsule also powered Apple’s 2003 iBook G3. Yep, everything old is new again, especially when it comes to tried and true technologies.
According to the good folks at Geek.com, the NASA Orion capsule …

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[8 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 1,486 views]

Think that ancient iMac in the basement is just junk taking up space? Think Different, dude. One presumes that’s how Mark Peck’s Apple Collection got its start sometime before it became The Apple Museum (TAM).
Welcome to www.theapplemuseum.org, the official web …

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[25 Nov 2014 | One Comment | 973 views]

Well, it didn’t stay dead for long. Last week, the Fairer Platform reported two things about the Steve Jobs biopic: 1.) the Jobs Movie Is Dead and 2.) “Universal is said to be interested in the project with an eye …

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[20 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 752 views]

Well, thank goodness. Someday, somebody will make a good movie about Steve Jobs. However, the latest attempt to make a Steve Jobs movie has come to an end even before the cameras rolled and that is a good thing.
The Hollywood …

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[14 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,304 views]

At about $113 as this went to press, individual investor size mouthfuls of AAPL are 13 percent higher than the previous peak, which hit back in September 2012. However, whereas back then both female and male traders shrieked and fainted …

Apple luv, Mac »

[10 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,590 views]

No matter how you measure it, Apple is on a roll, especially if you’re looking at PC sales unit volume and market share. Yes, Apple’s Mac sales surge allowed the company to hit the international PC top five for the …

Apple luv, Mac »

[9 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 3,605 views]

When OS X Yosemite shipped last month, Apple include five high resolution Yosemite wallpapers, which is nice but hardly a collection. Happily enough because Yosemite was a national park first, there are many, many hi-res Yosemite wallpapers available — here’s …

Apple luv, Hardware, Mac »

[6 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 2,185 views]

With a smidgeon of smarts and dash of derring do, you could create your very own OS X Yosemite Hackintosh. Whether that means buying an off-the-shelf PC or assembling a free range, organic CustoMac with your hands is entirely up …

Apple luv, Books »

[5 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,750 views]

Was Steve Jobs “human”? Well, of course, he was, but he was also something bit more. Moreover, he was part of a rather special group of creators that made Silicon Valley the center of the known universe and all are …

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[4 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 444 views]

The latest moral head scratcher out of Russia comes via St Petersburg, Peter the Great’s window on the West, where a memorial to Steve Jobs has been torn down. That said, you have to give the government of Vladimir Putin …

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[1 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 594 views]

Christian Bale as Steve Jobs? Perhaps the producers of the upcoming Jobs biopic are attracted by Bale’s biblical good looks. On other hand, maybe Bale is attracted by a sense of biblical megalomania. That is, the actor has played both …