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[11 May 2015 | One Comment | 1 views]

When Google shutdown its popular Reader RSS service on July 1, 2013, Reeder developer Silvio Rizzi said he needed rebuild his popular Reeder 1.x for Mac and iOS RSS newsreader apps from scratch. I was, until then, a rather happy …

Hardware, Mac »

[10 May 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

Hey, Jony, here’s a dopey idea. This definitely isn’t an Apple product. However, some ideas are so dumb they’re cool if not quite insanely great — behold the LED USB fan clock.
Vodcart USB LED Fan Clock, $16.93 (Prime)
— USB powered …

Mac, Reviews, how to »

[9 May 2015 | One Comment | 1 views]

It’s truly a pleasure to work on Mac, don’t you agree? Now, how much fun is to actually play games on your Mac — tons, baby, tons o’ fun. A great place to start are the many, many Mac Strategy …

Mac, Reviews, how to, Security »

[8 May 2015 | 3 Comments | 0 views]

Mac market share has hit historic highs around the world — Mac sales are up, up, up! Naturally, this has attracted the unwanted attention of criminal hackers — you really should be running a Mac antivirus app to help protect …

Mac, Software »

[8 May 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

While most people get along just fine with Apple’s default OS X Mail, there are those that want more. The current best-in-class third-party mail client is Bloop’s Airmail 2.1 ($9.99, MAS), which has just gotten fairly thorough going over. That …

Mac, Software »

[8 May 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

Is your Mac running slow? Whether your Mac is new or old, there’s a good chance you can speed it up by removing useless and duplicate files — do that and more with the Spring Clean Mac Bundle, which brings …

Mac, Security, Software »

[7 May 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

If your Mac is running OS X Yosemite, Mavericks and/or Mountain Lion, then you need to download Apple’s latest Safari 8.0.6, Safari 7.1.6 and/or Safari 6.2.6 Update, respectively. Why? Because Mac security is serious business.
Here’s a look at the Safari …

Mac, Software »

[5 May 2015 | One Comment | 1 views]

What kind of camera do you carry? Here at Fairer Platform world headquarters, we all have iThings. Regardless, there are plenty of folks for whom this Apple Digital Camera RAW update is more than passing curiosity.
• Digital Camera RAW Compatibility …

Apple luv, Mac »

[4 May 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

Who are your favorite Mac users? This time out we have a look at some of our favorite Mac using if not loving scientists, including Bill Nye, Janna Levin, Richard Dawkins and Neil deGrasse Tyson.
Mac or PC? Bill Nye says …

Deals, Games, Mac »

[4 May 2015 | One Comment | 0 views]

It’s a great, great time to be a Star Wars fan and today’s May the 4th, so it’s time to celebrate. To whit, MacUpdate is offering the Star Wars Day Bundle with classic Star Wars Mac games for just $12.50.
Here …

Mac, Software »

[3 May 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

Perhaps they mean it this time. Logitech has released Logitech Control Center 3.9.2, which comes to market with a single bullet point — “Added support for OS X 10.10.x (Yosemite) — just like the previous maintenance release.
• Logitech Control …

Deals, Mac »

[3 May 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

As of this writing, the Apple Store is listing 16 refurbished Macs for under a grand. Moreover, there is a pretty decent selection of refurbished Mac minis, which have been generally out of stock of late.
Additionally, while there are three …

Deals, Games, Mac »

[1 May 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

May the 4th be with you! Yes, boys and girls, it is time to celebrate the best holiday ever! The good folks at Aspyr and the Mac App Store are offering big savings on Star Wars Mac Games in honor …

Apple luv, Mac, Software »

[1 May 2015 | 2 Comments | 1 views]

The PowerPC operating system that could have powered the future of the Mac lives on as the HaiKu open-source project. Back in 1998, BeOS was ahead of its time — see for yourself if Apple was right to choose Steve …

Mac, Software »

[30 Apr 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

The Pixelmator Team has a strong track record of adopting new OS X features. Apple’s new in OS X 10.10.3 Force Touch trackpad support comes to market in Pixelmator 3.3.2, which is now available in the Mac App Store.
“Pixelmator brushes …