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[19 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 261 views]

Has Skype for Mac gone down hill since Microsoft taken over? Meh and it hasn’t gotten much better either. But it has gotten better and here is a fresh taste of that. Skype for Mac 6.14, in addition to squishing …

Apple luv, Mac »

[19 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 217 views]

While not Apple’s most successful or longest running ad campaign, Switch is fondly remembered for the people. Perhaps none more so than Janie Porch, Ellen Feis and, of course, Will Ferrell, the porn actor.
Ferrell’s bit was never shown on TV, …

Apple luv, Mac »

[19 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 196 views]

What do the words “Mac love” mean to you? If you answered, “I have lain with my Mac,” then you understand how Davin Haukebo-Bol feels about his Late 2013 Mac Pro, the latest addition to this family.
Moreover, Davin feels Mac …

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[18 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 298 views]

Apple delivered a fresh second Mavericks update beta last yesterday. OS X 10.9.2 [13C62] is available to registered Mac developers. What’s new in beta 7? That is a frequently ask question, though there’s no FAQ with answers.
Apple seeded Beta 6: …

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[13 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 358 views]

Geeze Louise — enough with the betas already! Well, if that was true, OS X 10.9.2 would already be available. However, Apple’s software simians have pushed yet another Mavericks update developer seed to Mac developers and, wait for it, no …

Deals, Hardware, Mac »

[13 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 141 views]

Cross pollination. Once an idea escapes into the world, you never know what will happen next. Here’s a great example — the Connected Data Transporter, a personal cloud device + service, now allows users to login using Klingon.
Yes, of course, …

Mac, Software »

[12 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 278 views]

Lemke Software says GraphicConverter provides “ease-of-use, wealth of features and staunch reliability” and it does those things in spades. As with previous updates, GraphicConverter 9.1 brings a long, long list of new features, feature tweaks and many bug fixes.
• GraphicConverter …

Deals, Mac, Software »

[12 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 114 views]

Designing the future, yet another website, tweaking photos? You need tools and finding the right one(s) can be a matter how many you try. The SuperStacked Mac Bundle 2.0 has choices — eight apps and monster collection of thousands of …

Mac »

[10 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 688 views]

OK, stick another fork in Apple’s second Mavericks update. The mothership has seeded OS X 10.9.2 [13C54], the fifth beta to date and the third developer release in as many weeks. Surely, it must be done now.
This Mavericks update may …

Apple luv, Mac »

[6 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 573 views]

One never knows what’s coming next. While North Korea’s Red Star Linux 2.0 looked uncannily like Windows, the latest version of the hermit kingdom’s homegrown operating system goes the other way. Red Star Linux 3.0 definitely takes cues from Mac …

Mac, Reviews, how to »

[5 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 459 views]

Yes, of course, you can display and type English, German, French, Japanese, Italian, Arabic and Chinese plus a score more “common” languages on your Mac. Believe it or not, you can also display and type Klingon, the language of a …

Mac, Security, Software »

[5 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 475 views]

And, clears up adult acne! Well, no, but VLC for Mac 2.1.3 does fix bugs, lots of bugs. Plus, Flash 12 and Firefox 27 are now available, too, with fixes, features and security patches.
• VLC for Mac 2.1.3 (download)
— Fix …

Mac, Reviews, how to »

[4 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 306 views]

Wanna tip? Don’t pet a burning dog. Wanna Mac tip? Here is a two-fer for ya! A pair of quick and easy ways to convert a Numbers table into HTML, both are free and did I mention easy?
Once upon a …

Apple luv, Mac »

[4 Feb 2014 | One Comment | 253 views]

Advertising. Whatever you want to sell, displaying it next to or on an Apple product is generally considered a good idea. Unless, of course, you’re selling Microsoft Windows. Dell has been caught using OS X to sell its XPS 15 …

Books, Mac »

[3 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 304 views]

The Mac is so easy to use you don’t need a manual! Yeah, it’s not quite that easy and, if you want to get up to speed fast, nothing beats an OS X Mavericks manual or Mavericks server training course.
Even …