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[1 Nov 2013 | No Comment | 532 views]

In the name of Ra, what is this? By Zeus, could it be true? One nation under Crom? Well, nothing is under Crom, but… A mathematician and logician got together to grind some equations, all of them symbolic, on a …

Apple luv, iTunes »

[30 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 333 views]

Long-time Apple watchers remember when Steve Jobs announced iTunes for Windows, a.k.a. the day Hell Froze Over (clip below). It was a fun moment that Steve milked for a few laughs, but it was definitely a turning point in Apple’s …

Apple luv, Mac »

[29 Oct 2013 | One Comment | 617 views]

Within 24 hours of its release, OS X Mavericks adoption hit 5.5 percent (thickest line), or about 4 million of the installed base of 72 million Macs. That’s significantly better than last year’s OS X Mountain Lion adoption, which took …

Apple luv, Mac »

[27 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 3,702 views]

But you have to go get it. Thankfully, you don’t have to leave your Mac’s home directly let alone get in the car and go anywhere. Here is what you have to do to get 43 beautiful Mavericks wallpapers for …

Apple luv, Mac »

[26 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 8,753 views]

Sure, Apple’s default OS X Mavericks screensavers are nice, but you can do better — much, much better. Here is a nice little clutch of tested and ready OS X Mavericks screensavers from an eclectic group of developers. And, then …

Apple luv, Mac »

[23 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 607 views]

While the shriveling rump of Steve Ballmer’s Microsoft charges $199 for Windows 8 Pro, warts and all, Apple’s OS X price is now free. That is all the more amazing considering that the most popular Linux distros are not free …

Apple luv, iPod »

[23 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 160 views]

It was a dozen years ago today that Steve Jobs taught the music industry how to play. On Tuesday, October 23, 2001, Steve Jobs introduced the original iPod to a skeptical public, just eight and half months after Apple launched …

Apple luv, iPod, Mac »

[20 Oct 2013 | 2 Comments | 1,334 views]

In creating the original iMac G4, aka Luxo Jr iMac, Apple would have been hard pressed to fit anything else inside. However, MacTester57 has done that and more, creating an i5-powered Hackintosh. Just for giggles, he made sure LCD-dimming works …

Apple luv, Mac »

[18 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 857 views]

Falling leaves and store end caps piled with bags of individually wrapped, bite-sized candies — Halloween must be just around the corner. Hmm, while you wait for the pumpkin pie to cool, take a minute to pull together a Halloween …

Apple luv »

[16 Oct 2013 | 2 Comments | 772 views]

And, sadly, that kind of headline is the theme being used to market Chrisann Brennan’s The Bite in the Apple: A Memoir of My Life With Steve Jobs. And, of course, the haters have latched onto the Apple cofounder’s known, …

Apple luv »

[15 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 149 views]

Too good to be true? Perhaps. However, if you travel, then the Satechi Smart Travel Router Travel Adapter ($45) is a pocket-size router, multinational power adapter and has a USB port for charging — the solution to your road warrior …

Apple luv, Hardware, Mac »

[14 Oct 2013 | 13 Comments | 16,274 views]

The list of OS X Mavericks compatible Macs, like that for OS X Mountain Lion, doesn’t include the original original Mac Pro (a.k.a. MacPro1,1). However, with a little gumption, graphic card upgrade and some Terminal voodoo, there is a way …

Apple luv, Apps, iPad, iPhone »

[11 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 180 views]

What do you get when you when a free diver, mathematician and a Mac god join forces? The perhaps improbable result is Frax, a fractal generator and viewer for iPhone and iPad, which highlights how powerful the 64-bit A7 processor …

Apple luv, Mac »

[8 Oct 2013 | 2 Comments | 1,963 views]

Given access and time, any computer can be hacked. That truism should be extended to read, “Given access and time, any Windows PC can be Hackintoshed.” That said, an enterprising soul has already created an OS X Mavericks Hackintosh.
Sava Djurdjevic, …