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Apple luv, Mac »

[15 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 1,449 views]

You toe-mae-toe and I say tuh-mah-toe. I say Hackintosh and tonymacx86 says Customac. With a little initiative, time and an almost infinitely tweakable budget, building your own Macintosh can be fun and a big money saver.
That said, Customac enthusiast site …

Apple luv, Music, movies, TV »

[12 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 543 views]

Tim, Phil and the whole crew (the ones on stage) did the dog and pony show on Tuesday, introducing the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, Apple Pay and Apple Watch. Now, the rest of the of week Tim Cook does …

Apple luv, Mac »

[11 Sep 2014 | 2 Comments | 1,655 views]

International Data Group has decided to stop publishing the print edition of Macworld magazine. Though the official death comes now, the actual loss happened many years ago and that was all about the internet.
Once upon a time, Macworld was the …

Apple luv, Apple Watch »

[10 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 930 views]

How does America feel about the Apple Watch? America doesn’t know anything until Stephen Colbert tells us what to feel and he is, perhaps understandably, a little confused. Specifically, he’s wondering aloud about Tim Cook’s claim that Apple has invented …

Apple luv, iPod »

[9 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 746 views]

Hey, hey, my, my… After years of rumors, news that the iPod Classic is dead are no longer exaggerated. The iPod Classic is, indeed, gone. The device that helped launch Apple as a mobile company way back in 2001 has been …

Apple luv »

[1 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 849 views]

Everybody and their brothers have a camera equipped drone these days and they’re all posting the pics and videos. This time ’round the difference being that the caption reads, “Apple’s Campus 2 under construction in Cupertino. Video shot on August …

Apple luv »

[25 Aug 2014 | No Comment | 1,801 views]

Don’t discount Apple’s ability, and desire, to surprise and delight. Buried deep inside the Pages app, Apple’s MS Word replacement, there is a copy of Steve Jobs Stanford “Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish” commencement address in 2005.
If you have Pages installed …

Apple luv, Mac »

[23 Aug 2014 | 2 Comments | 975 views]

Knock on wood — you can expect to use a Mac for at least five years and there are plenty o’ Apple branded computers still chugging along after decade or more! But what do with that old MacBook, iMac or …

Apple luv »

[16 Aug 2014 | No Comment | 726 views]

Are you a celebrity tech icon hoping for a little, maybe even a lot of free publicity that, happily enough, also shows how good hearted you are? Yeah, there is a lot of that going around and two of the …

Apple luv »

[11 Aug 2014 | No Comment | 800 views]

Back in 2012, Apple senior VP of design Jony Ive bought a tony little shack along San Francisco’s billionaire’s row. It cost him only $17 million or roughly what one would find by thoroughly cleaning his couch.
An exaggeration? Perhaps Jony …

Apple luv »

[7 Aug 2014 | 3 Comments | 497 views]

Yes, back in 1986, the Apple Clothing Collection was a thing. While it is easy to look back and laugh + eye roll, the Apple Collection was hardly unique and thank goodness there weren’t, as far as we know, Apple …

Apple luv »

[7 Aug 2014 | No Comment | 17,577 views]

Steve Jobs last public appearance (video below) was at a Cupertino City Council meeting to pitch his Apple Campus vision. Jobs has been gone for nearly three years, but the Apple Campus 2 is beginning to take physical form — …

Apple luv, iPhone »

[4 Aug 2014 | No Comment | 749 views]

“You’re more powerful than you think.” You are what you do and with Apple products — iPhone, iPad, Mac plus apps, add-ons and peripherals — you can do more. Apple Dreams ad, their latest TV marketing missive, offers a fundamentally …

Apple luv, Mac »

[2 Aug 2014 | No Comment | 3,922 views]

It’s good to be a dad and some people, like Mac Pro maestro John Wilhelm, make it look almost implausibly great, too. The Swiss artist poses, produces and renders his obviously beautiful wife and three daughters to great effect.
In addition …

Apple luv, Mac »

[22 Jul 2014 | No Comment | 17,532 views]

When I first saw Apple’s new “Stickers” MacBook Air TV commercial, one of my first thoughts was, “Steve would never have allowed that!” Which is, of course, a very silly thought. Perhaps the silliest thing is that people are still …