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[11 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

Get your Back to School Mac and iPad deals here. Huge savings on refurbished iPads, including the EOL iPad 3 for just $185, score. Or, get a refurbished Back to School Mac or MacBook with prices starting at $759.
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Apple luv, Hardware, Mac »

[10 Aug 2015 | 3 Comments | 0 views]

Does this ancient iMac G5 look different to you? If you look closely, you will see the Magic Trackpad, easy. How about what’s onscreen? It’s OS X 10.10.1 Yosemite! This is an iMac G5 Hackintosh that’s powered by an Intel …

Mac, Software »

[8 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

Although OpenCL 2.0 has been out for nearly two years, OS X support has been stalled at OpenCL 1.2 since the release of OS X Mavericks. Be that as it may, according to BlenderNation, OpenCL support in OS X El …

Mac, Reviews, how to, Software »

[8 Aug 2015 | One Comment | 2 views]

Among the many new features and apps in OS X 10.11 El Capitan is Notes 4. New features include a Mail-esque three-pane user interface, inline media files, attachment browser, more robust sharing system-wide and a list maker.
Probably the first thing …

Deals, Mac »

[7 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

There are nice selections of refurbished MacBook Airs and 13-inch MacBook Pros in stock. However, as of this writing, refurbished 15-inch MacBook Pros are nowhere to be found — they won’t be gone long, though.
Apple Certified Factory Refurbished MacBooks all …

Deals, Mac, Software »

[6 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 22 views]

Where PWYW stands for “pay what you want”… But get in quick, because the Mac Power User Bundle “beat the average price” will go up! If you only wanna pay $1, you get Screens and Find Any File, together a …

Mac, Security »

[6 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

The sky is falling! The sky is fall…, wait… OK, then. It turns out that the DYLD bug is actually hard to exploit and Apple’s next Yosemite update includes a DYLD patch. That said, here is the latest seed, OS …

Apple luv, Mac »

[5 Aug 2015 | 2 Comments | 0 views]

Back in June, Fairer Platform brought you 10 Awesome Granite Chiseled El Capitan wallpapers and the uptake was impressive. As beautiful as those El Capitan wallpapers were, however, Apple just delivered the most beautiful bundled inside OS X El Capitan …

Mac, Rumors »

[4 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

French fansite Cosomac went rooting around in El Capitan Beta 6 and found, lo’ and behold, more 4K iMac references (French). Of course, these 4K iMac references underscore those previously leaked by Apple back in June and confirmed by Apple …

Mac »

[4 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

Have you heard about Thunderstrike 2? As of this writing, it doesn’t affect OS X 10.11 El Capitan Beta, but this malware has already evolved and likely is evolving as we speak.
In the here and now, Apple has seeded OS …

Apple luv, Mac »

[3 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

There is OCD and then there is Low End Mac’s Tim Lee, who installed 11 unique versions of the Mac operating system on a 1999 Blue & White G3 Power Mac. His dedication is a testament both to his skill …

Mac, Rumors »

[3 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 10 views]

And, this my friends is the September quarter. As Apple itself let slip back in June, more updated 2015 iMac models are coming later this year. Now, we also have confirmation from perhaps the industry’s most accurate Apple prognosticator.
KGI Securities …

Deals, Mac »

[31 Jul 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

Here is the tale of two identical refurbished MacBook Pros with very different prices and value propositions. Whereas buying Apple Certified Factory Refurbished gets you free shipping and a full + extendible AppleCare warranty for $879
However, the Mac of All …

Mac »

[31 Jul 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

Although everyone’s attention is focussed firmly on the iOS 9 and OS X El Capitan betas, Apple is still very much working on Yosemite. That said, the company has release OS X 10.10.5 14F19a, the second beta for what is …