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[6 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

So, you found the perfect graphic/image for your presentation, website, blogpost, marketing flier, wedding invitation, etc and it’s in .svg format — what app will open and convert that? Lemke Software’s GraphicConverter to the rescue and here is an update …

Apple luv, Mac »

[6 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

You love your Mac, but have you ever wandered? Ever wondered how other people love their Macs? Yes, Mac porn is a thing and there is no reason to be ashamed — it’s natural, healthy and, as you are about …

Mac, Security »

[5 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

iWorm, which isn’t a worm at all but a plain jane trojan, has been generating some rather absurd headlines and coverage. And, would you believe that only 17,000 or so actual Macs have been infected?
Sample iWorm Headlines
— Hackers Have Found …

Mac, Reviews, how to, Security »

[4 Oct 2014 | 3 Comments | 0 views]

First things first… iWorm is not a worm at all, but actually your plain old, garden variety Trojan. This is important because, whereas worms are self-replicating and can infect innocent bystanders, a Trojan requires that the victim voluntarily install the …

iTunes, Mac »

[3 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Earlier this week, Apple seeded OS X Yosemite Gold Master to developers. While we’ve gotten a fresh seed, iTunes 12 Beta 3 isn’t final, at least Apple hasn’t said it is. Additionally, Apple isn’t saying what if anything is new, …

Apple luv, Hardware, iPad, iPhone, Mac »

[3 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

What do you call a guy with a collection of 35 Apple prototype products, including preproduction versions of the Mac Portable, Newton 110, Graphite iMac and even some mockups that never became products, “geek,” right?
“I don’t think of myself as …

Mac »

[1 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Mac printer drivers! Get your fresh, hot n’ tasty Mac printer drivers here! I’ve never actually tasted one and they’re probably not hot anymore, maybe warm, but they are fresh (as far as one can tell these things).
While many of …

Games, Mac »

[1 Oct 2014 | One Comment | 0 views]

What the heck is a pre-sequel? Well, before Borderlands 2, but after the original Borderlands we learn about the rise of Handsome Jack and his rise to power. That’s what Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel means and it’s available for pre-order now.
The …

Mac »

[1 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Looking for a desktop revolution? Then you might be disappointed by Apple’s upcoming desktop operating system refresh for 2014. OS X Yosemite Gold Master is here and it is a continuation of the company’s go steady approach to getting v10.10 …

Mac, Software »

[30 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

This is not your grand daddy’s StuffIt. Think of StuffIt Deluxe 16 as your digital logistics center with tools to package, backup, encrypt, manage and ship your digital life all on a schedule.
Smith Micro’s StuffIt Deluxe 16 ($49.99, Upgrade $29.99) …

Mac, Security »

[30 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Gonna bash update the Shellshock Mac security issue right out of my Mac. Although Apple announced last week that very, very few Macs (ie those running with server functions turned on) were susceptible to the Shellshock security flaw.
Regardless, as promised, …

Mac »

[29 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Something must be going on, eh? Roughly the same information coming from the “big three” of Apple rumorology — 9 to 5 Mac, AppleInsider and MacRumors, as well as new kid Jack March — all on the same day. Tim …

Deals, Mac »

[27 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Looking for the very best deal on a 2013 Mac Pro? Then you are looking for the Apple Certified Factory Refurbished Mac Pro, which is now available on the Apple Store with a full + extendible AppleCare warranty and free …

Games, Mac »

[27 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Fall is here and the presses are running. But what does that have to do with the cyborg ninja Raiden and his quest? Cider Mac allows developer Transgaming to bring Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance to the fairer platform quickly and …

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[26 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

The all-new 2014 Mac mini has a unibody fuselage milled from a 99.9999% pure block of conflict-free unobtainium. A design so inspired it’s powered by dreams and fueled by imagination… Or, maybe not, but a 2014 Mac mini is said …