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Apps, Deals, Games, iOS »

[8 Jul 2013 | No Comment | 3,191 views]

Apple launched the iOS App Store on July 10, 2008 and it changed the world almost overnight — instant millionaires minted and a new multi-billion-dollar industry was created. Now, celebrate the App Store 5th Anniversary with free iOS games and …

iOS, Mac, Mobile, Rumors »

[30 Jun 2013 | No Comment | 1,802 views]

Some people just wonder and others take it to the next level. Redditor “illusionmist” noticed that people were beginning to ask “What will the new iCloud.com look like” once Apple ships iOS 7 and OS X 10.9 Mavericks, and decided …

iOS, iPad, Reviews, how to »

[21 Jun 2013 | No Comment | 1,305 views]

Just get a new iPad or perhaps you’ve had one for years already? Whether you want to get rid Apple’s standard “Sent from my iPad” or make it say something more, now is a good to change your iPad mail …

Apps, Cord Cutter, iOS, Mac, Music, movies, TV »

[20 Jun 2013 | 2 Comments | 932 views]

Steve Jobs’ hobby — Apple TV is the world’s best-selling set top box — has just added HBO Go, ESPN, Sky News and other content sources, making it rich but not yet abundant. Meanwhile, Apple’s long mobile advertising slog continues …

iOS, Mac, Software »

[19 Jun 2013 | No Comment | 818 views]

Although the furor over Java security has died down, Apple keeps pushing out Java for Mac updates, this time with another Snow Leopard and up refresh. And, just for our friends wrangling herds of iOS users, comes Configurator 1.3.
• Java …

Deals, iOS, iPod, Mac »

[5 Jun 2013 | No Comment | 2,924 views]

Hey, don’t boggy that joint! Today’s Fairer Deal report offers a refur madness two-fer with reduced, nay, cheap refurbished Mophie Juice Packs (iPhone 4/4S) and iPod touches, as well a deals on a 3-in-1 Lightning charging cable and app specials.

Apps, Mac, Software »

[30 May 2013 | No Comment | 1,299 views]

What’s new in the world software? This Thursday iteration of the Mac Update report includes fresh features in Flash Player, a big-time MacFamilyTree refresh (iCloud!) and improved playlist support for Sonos.
• Flash Player 11.8b (download)
— Sandboxing enhancements — This feature adds …

Games, iOS »

[30 May 2013 | No Comment | 2,351 views]

Perhaps today is a good to drive. Real Racing was among the first must-have games for original iPhone 3G and it’s still a top download five years later. And, why not? The updated Real Racing 3 puts you behind the …

Apps, iOS, Mac, Software »

[29 May 2013 | No Comment | 872 views]

Native password management and control on iOS and Mac is far from evil, yet it leaves much to be desired and 1Password ably fills that void. Today’s App Update report happily notes that putting 1Password on your iThings now costs …

Deals, Hardware, iOS, Mac »

[24 May 2013 | No Comment | 1,186 views]

Memorial Day marks the unofficial beginning of Summer. So, fill up your plate with some po’ salad, beans, doggies and a big dollop of steaming fresh Memorial Day deals.
• iHome — 10 percent off site wide, 10 percent donation to …

Cord Cutter, iOS, Music, movies, TV »

[20 May 2013 | No Comment | 2,997 views]

Cord cutting takes another step forward. At some unnamed date in the future, America’s fifth network, The CW, will be coming to the Apple TV via a dedicated app — no subscription required, though viewers will have to wait 24 …

Apps, iTunes, Music, movies, TV »

[17 May 2013 | One Comment | 881 views]

Rush was inducted into the Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame this year and the guys are in the midst of their umpteenth worth tour, Clockwork Angels — it has been a big, big year for Canadian prog rock trio and …

iOS, Reviews, how to »

[13 May 2013 | No Comment | 1,511 views]

You might not know it, but Apple built those cute little smilie, thumbs up, raspberry, etc faces and symbols into its mobile operating system. Here is how to turn on iOS 6 emojis (emoticons), no jailbreak and no download required.
See …

iOS, Mac, Software »

[3 May 2013 | No Comment | 754 views]

Apple has issued an iOS update, but only for those special, apparently extra needy people with Apple’s latest and greatest, the iPhone 5. Yet today’s Mac update report has things for the rest of us, the people with less important …

Apps, Deals, iPad »

[9 Apr 2013 | No Comment | 1,974 views]

The wild and wonderful world of the bargain hunter. Today’s search for the Fairer Deal delivers a massive icon collection, cool web coding training and perhaps the cheapest fifth generation iPod touch prices on the interwebs — buckle up! We’re …