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[27 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,099 views]

The narrative is increasingly familiar — our Earth is spent, used up and it’s time for us to move on to another world. Civilization: Beyond Earth Mac, now specially priced on the Mac App Store, $36.99 (49.99), takes the classic …

Mac, Music, movies, TV, Software »

[24 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 2,026 views]

Hey, hey, hey, you with the foo-foo drink with the umbrella — put it down. I’ve been using, and loving, HandBrake for years. Apparently, however, HandBreak kind of sort of didn’t exist until very recently because now we have Milestone …

Deals, Mac »

[23 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,030 views]

Weekends are usually quiet on the Weekends are usually quiet on the Apple Store’s special deals section, but this morning there is a bumper crop o’ refurbished MacBook Air configurations. Best of all, prices start at just $679, which includes …

Deals, Games, Mac »

[22 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,012 views]

How much Mac gaming is too much Mac gaming or is such a thing just the figment of some hyperactive helicopter parent’s fevered nightmares? Put the notion to the test with these awesome Modern Warfare and Call of Duty bundles …

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[21 Nov 2014 | One Comment | 3,149 views]

Hey, Mac dev guys and gals, there is no rest for the wicked! On Monday, Apple shipped OS X 10.10.1 and, now, they’re asking outside devs to begin testing a new incremental Yosemite update. OS X 10.10.2 14C68K is now …

Mac, Software »

[21 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,370 views]

While your humble reporter meets his limited file mobility needs with Evernote, lots of people rely on Dropbox — viva le Mac, viva la difference! However, the arrival Yosemite has caused issues, think crashing, for some Dropbox users. Good news, …

Mac, Software »

[21 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,708 views]

It has only been a couple weeks since Yosemite ready Evernote 5.7 arrived, which was fairly substantive release. Now, here’s a freshly minted Evernote 6.0 that comes with a flat, clean Yosemite inspired user interface refresh as well as some …

Mac, Reviews, how to »

[18 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,339 views]

Here’s Yosemite tip that’s also a fun game! Compare the included infographics of the most pirated movies and TV shows by state to your Mac’s download log file. What, you didn’t know your Mac kept track of every single file …

Mac »

[17 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,134 views]

Have you upgraded to OS X Yosemite but experienced problems with WiFi, Microsoft Exchange server, Mail, Back to My Mac or other features? OS X 10.10.1 Update is here and ready to serve up bug fixes for those issues and …

Mac, Software »

[17 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,064 views]

Three cheers for iCab! Yes, iCab 5.5 is Yosemite ready and available for immediate download. However, check out the Top 10 Features of this excellent lightweight, full-featured and up-to-date browser.
Why the ancient screen cap (above)? Simply put, versions of …

Deals, Mac, Software »

[17 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 793 views]

‘Tis the new Mac buying season and, if you’re going to do the job right, that means new software. Of course, going for Mac app deals is great, but you can go that one better by buying Mac bundles. Happily, …

Hardware, Mac »

[15 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 881 views]

Have an older Mac running OS X Yosemite and chaffing at the speed and range limitations of 802.11n WiFi? Mac peripheral maker QuickerTek has your back with compatible 802.11ac adapters with Yosemite driver support — boom, done.
“With release of this …

Mac, Software »

[14 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 808 views]

Experiencing issues with Safari 8? Me neither. However, just as surely as thunder follows lightning*, Apple’s cooking a dot-update to follow the whole number release of its default browser. What’s new? Fixes, tweaks and just smidgeon of new functionality.
Apple is …

Mac, Reviews, how to »

[12 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 2,051 views]

Safari 8 is one of the best things in OS X Yosemite. And, one of the niftiest things about Safari 8 is the new per-window Private Browsing (aka porn) mode. Here’s how to activate Private Browsing with a keyboard shortcut …

Deals, Mac »

[11 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 738 views]

These come and then go very, very quickly because it’s such an awesome deal. Get a refurbished Mac mini for just $419. It’s the ultimate low-cost refurbished Mac and perfect for your home office, student dorm or living room home …