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[30 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Apple’s Continuity + Handoff functionality unites apps and functionality across OS X Yosemite to iOS 8 and back again. The simple idea with Handoff being, “start it here, finish it there,” seamlessly.
Are you familiar with iCloud Tabs, introduce in 2013’s …

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[28 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

While Yosemite issues have been generally few — hello, wifi! — one consistent theme has been CUDA issues with OS X 10.10. That said, in you missed it, nVidia issued a CUDA Mac Update for a limited number of Macs …

Deals, Mac »

[28 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

MacBook died and a new unit just isn’t in your budget? An Apple Certified Factory Refurbished MacBook Pro gets you the super reliable Apple portable you need, including full + extendible AppleCare and free shipping, for hundreds less.
• [12] Refurbished …

Deals, Mac »

[28 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

‘Tis the season for new and refurbished Mac buying and giving! Of course, all of that hardware needs software and here are some of the best Mac app deals currently available on the Mac App Store and interwebs!
Here are few …

Mac, Reviews, how to »

[27 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Here is a silly Yosemite tip for ya — make the Menu Bar and Dock turn black, blackish gray with a simple keyboard shortcut. This parlor trick even as a proper name, Dark Mode, and is advertised as one of …

Mac, Reviews, how to »

[25 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Although Apple isn’t like other technology companies, it does from time-to-time concoct features, throw them against the wall and then watch to see which ones stick. Here is a quick Yosemite Tip on how to address one likely less to …

Mac, Security »

[23 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

While all of the major browser vendors have patched the Poodle SSL 3 vulnerability, the said same major browser vendors all agree that SSL 3 should no longer be used. Apple is doing its part, telling its developer partners that …

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[21 Oct 2014 | 2 Comments | 0 views]

Today’s iMac and Mac Pro challenge those old assumption that Mom stays home and dad goes out to work. Nope, now the lady rocking the mommy jeans brings home the artisanal reduced sodium organic hickory smoked bacon.
Actually, no one need …

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[20 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Still waiting for the iPhone nano? Me, too, sort of. However, like an Apple branded Blu-Ray player, the iMac touch is a zombie rumor that you can quite safely lay to rest.
Yes, you can get an iMac touch right now, …

Mac, Security »

[18 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Poodle, would a rat dog, often really big ones, by any other name be less psychotic? The world’s Secure Socket Layer (SSL) problems* just won’t stay fixed and Mac security is affected. Apple has issued a Poodle patch for OS …

Games, Mac »

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Everything IS awesome! Especially awesome if you are styling the all-new The LEGO Movie Game Mac ($32.99), specially priced for early adopting lab rats like you and me. ‘Twas seriously the best movie of the year and Inside Gaming News …

Deals, Mac »

[17 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Apple surprised and delighted many when it not only released an upgraded 2014 Mac mini, but also cut the price by $100. Cool, right? It’s gets better because Apple’s slashed refurbished Mac mini prices, as well, by at least $80.
With …

iTunes, Mac »

[17 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Software development and delivery isn’t what it used to be. For example, Apple’s three strikes OS X Yosemite Gold Master and now, in another sign of the times, iTunes 12.0.1 — the shipping version.
What happened to shipping the whole number …

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[17 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

We have told you about OS X Yosemite public release and a commensurate Yosemite Ready bump for the company’s iWork (Numbers 3.5, Pages 5.5, Keynote 6.5) productivity suite. Now, here come Yosemite Ready iLife apps!
• iPhoto 9.6
— Addresses compatibility with …

Mac, Software »

[17 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Is Your Mac and are your apps Yosemite ready? The Fairer Platform is here to help with the Yosemite Ready updates for Numbers, Pages, Keynote, GarageBand and iPhoto, as well as our very own big ol’ listing of OS X …