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[23 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 863 views]

Great news Mac gamers! SimCity Complete Edition ($39.99) has arrived on the Mac App Store. Well, actually, make that mixed bag of news Mac gamers, because the Mac App Store version allows family sharing (up to five installs) but doesn’t …

Mac, Security »

[22 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 758 views]

Yesterday, we noticed that the Mac App Store version of ClamXav hadn’t been updated since July of last year. Obviously, that didn’t seem right, so we posted a question on the ClamXav support forums, asking for clarification.
And, happily, we got …

Mac »

[22 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 713 views]

Another week, another developer seed. Apple is steadily working toward the release of OS X 10.10.2 and, for the third week in a row, has pushed a fresh developer build [14C106a] to its outside developer corps.
What’s new? Aside from a …

Mac, Security, Software »

[21 Jan 2015 | 3 Comments | 1,146 views]

A workaday update for ClamXav, including an updated engine, scheduler fix and fixes for a number of Sentry-specific issues. However, the Mac App Store version of ClamXav hasn’t been updated since July 2014.
• ClamXav 2.7.1 (download)
— Updates engine to …

Mac, Software »

[21 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 800 views]

Do you run the DropBox desktop app on an older Intel Mac with OS X 10.5 or earlier? Then DropBox has news for you, though they are giving fair warning. In fact, although DropBox will drop support for OS X …

Hardware, Mac »

[17 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 1,782 views]

Life is is an endless series of compromises. Even Apple’s beautiful products are compromises, perhaps most notably the company’s newest entry-level Macs. That said, can you build a Hackintosh Mac mini that’s better than Apple’s real deal Mac mini?
Again, you …

Apple luv, Mac »

[16 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 2,093 views]

Get your Year of the Goat wallpapers here! Get your PC and Mac wallpapers for the Chinese Year of the Goat! First things first, there are images of both goats and sheep here, including Shaun the Sheep, because the Chinese …

Mac »

[16 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 1,478 views]

I’m not a video editor nor do I play one on TV, but I’ve been watching the Yosemite CUDA driver problems play out. While work arounds helped some, a large, vocal and sometimes angry majority weren’t feeling the love — …

Deals, Mac »

[16 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 967 views]

Although they are pricey, pretty much all of the reviews agree — the 2014 Retina iMac is the best Apple all-in-one ever. You can, however, get one for less — a lot less, in fact — than Apple’s full retail …

Mac »

[15 Jan 2015 | 4 Comments | 1,474 views]

It has only been a week since the previous Yosemite update developer seed and, past as prologue, that has sometimes meant public release is imminent. Regardless, OS X 10.10.2 14C99d is available to register developers, though AppleSeed testers have been …

Mac, Software »

[14 Jan 2015 | One Comment | 908 views]

Look, up in the sky! Faster than Safari and more secure than Chrome! That’s how Mozilla’s advertising browser these days and the latest release, Firefox 35, offers H264 support, Yahoo Search and OS X tiled rendering right out of the …

Mac, Tech »

[14 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 666 views]

For years now, Mac market share and unit volume as Windows PC sellers took it on the chin. Now, although Q4 2014 Mac market share is up on double digit unit volume growth, PC vendors have finally figured out they …

Apple luv, Mac »

[14 Jan 2015 | 2 Comments | 1,505 views]

If the original 1984 Mac were reimagined using modern materials and Apple current design ethos, what would it look like? These high quality 2015 Mac renders by Curved Labs perhaps hew as close as humanly possible to Steve Jobs original …

Mac »

[9 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 1,028 views]

Tick-tock, tick-tock. It’s been nearly a month since Apple’s last Yosemite update dev seed (link below). However, there hasn’t been much of a clamor for fresh code, one way or the other. Still OS X 10.10.2 14C94b is here and …

Mac, Software »

[9 Jan 2015 | 3 Comments | 1,687 views]

These iWork updates covering Pages 5, Numbers 3 and Keynote 6 offer, and I quote, “…stability improvements and bug fixes.” Yep, Apple saved this excitement for a Friday — otherwise how would we get through the week?
These updates are free …