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[3 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 228 views]

But what about Office for Mac 2015? Outlook for Mac is the first salvo in upcoming Office for Mac launch and we look forward to getting our digital hooks into the lot in the first half of 2015.
Microsoft’s Office Blog …

Mac, Software »

[3 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 278 views]

If you were suddenly to find yourself overwhelmed by the desire to install the open source version of OS X Yosemite, now you can. Apple has shipped Darwin 10.10.0 and anybody get it, again, if that itch presented itself.
Though Apple …

Mac, Software »

[2 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 476 views]

When Apple installs the latest version of OS X on your Mac, you get a lot of unnecessary functionality and files, notably language extensions. Get rid of them with Ingmar Stein’s Monolingual, which is now not only Yosemite Ready it’s …

Mac, Software »

[31 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 555 views]

Just a dot update? Hardly. Evernote for Mac 5.7 boasts 3X faster syncing and, this one’s a big help, notes are now Spotlight searchable (image below), which can greatly speedup discovery and retrieval given the central position Spotlight plays in …

Games, Mac »

[31 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 357 views]

How do you top multimillion seller Bastion? Back to the well is an excellent strategy though hardly the final word on Transistor from famed game developer Amir Rao (Supergiant Games) with original soundtrack from Darren Knob.
From the creators of Bastion, …

Apps, Mac, Reviews, how to »

[30 Oct 2014 | One Comment | 550 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 …

Mac »

[28 Oct 2014 | One Comment | 2,369 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 | 511 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 | 375 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 | 350 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 | 354 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 | 158 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 …

Mac, Reviews, how to »

[21 Oct 2014 | 2 Comments | 427 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 …

Mac »

[20 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 490 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 | 389 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 …