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[17 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 806 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 | 909 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 | 829 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 | 2,087 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 | 746 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 …

Deals, Mac, Software »

[11 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 867 views]

You help me pay refinance my underwater mortgage, pay down credit card, finance my degree and, now, get some really awesome Mac app deals — thanks, Obama! And, although this feature is about Mac app deals, be sure to check …

Mac »

[11 Nov 2014 | One Comment | 1,006 views]

Another seven-day interval on the OS X beta seed treadmill has passed. That is, a week after the first beta seed of its first Yosemite Update (aka OS X 10.10.1), Apple has seeded a second beta of its first Yosemite …

Apple luv, Mac »

[10 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,314 views]

No matter how you measure it, Apple is on a roll, especially if you’re looking at PC sales unit volume and market share. Yes, Apple’s Mac sales surge allowed the company to hit the international PC top five for the …

Apple luv, Mac »

[9 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 2,620 views]

When OS X Yosemite shipped last month, Apple include five high resolution Yosemite wallpapers, which is nice but hardly a collection. Happily enough because Yosemite was a national park first, there are many, many hi-res Yosemite wallpapers available — here’s …

Mac, Software »

[7 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 840 views]

A fresh coat of paint and some nifty OS X Yosemite optimized features. Pixelmator 3.3 brings together solid Yosemite specific features for this Mac only app while leveraging the coolness of Pixelmator for iPad.
“Popular image editing software developer Pixelmator on …

Apple luv, Hardware, Mac »

[6 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,364 views]

With a smidgeon of smarts and dash of derring do, you could create your very own OS X Yosemite Hackintosh. Whether that means buying an off-the-shelf PC or assembling a free range, organic CustoMac with your hands is entirely up …

iPad, iPhone, Mac »

[6 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 463 views]

Three plus months after Apple + IBM announced their enterprise partnership, the first visible fruit of the coupling has arrived. AppleCare for Enterprise marks a significant expansion of Cupertino’s field service personal and operations in conjunction with IBM’s already massive …

Mac, Reviews, how to, Security »

[5 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 906 views]

According to Emil Kvarnhammar with Swedish security firm Truesec, Rootpipe is a privilege escalation vulnerability. So, without user cooperation or without knowing the user’s password, an attacker can take over an unprotected Mac using Rootpipe.
“It all started when I was …

Deals, Mac »

[4 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 8,015 views]

Free as in beer Mac bundle including one of the best cloud backup solutions available for the Mac. Boys and girls, there is absolute no reason not to get this excellent free Mac bundle — it’s all good because it’s …

Mac, Software »

[4 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 658 views]

Apple hasn’t exactly been hell fire hurry to release a Yosemite Update. That is perhaps due to the fact that OS X 10.10, as it’s also known, arrived on users’ Mac in a fairly stable. Yes, I know some of …