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[16 May 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

An all-purpose image-editing program that is capable of importing 200 formats, editing those images and then exporting ‘em back out to any of 80 available file formats? Yep, that’s GraphicConverter and the latest free update brings new features, including …

Deals, Mac, Software »

[16 May 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Whether you are a student, teacher or pro, this is a pretty darned sweet deal. Get this Mac bundle — Poser Debut, Anime Studio Dedut, Clip Studio Paint Pro and MotionArtist — for just $69.99, which is a 70 percent …

Deals, Mac »

[16 May 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Get your refurbished Mac before they are all gone, gone, gone. Thinking about an iPad? Think about the refurbished MacBook Air for just $599 — that’s a super competitive price!
And, of course, when you buy a refurbished Mac, you …

iTunes, Mac, Software »

[16 May 2014 | No Comment | 0 views]

Apple began seeding OS X 10.9.3 just a week after OS X 10.9.2 shipped. Tick tock and here’s the public release of OS X 10.9.3 following a nearly three month beta period — here’s a quick look at what’s new …

Apple luv, Mac »

[15 May 2014 | No Comment | 192 views]

Pretty much everyone is reporting this news as Apple + Mac Pro related, though that is far from certain. Nevertheless, Apple contract manufacturing partner Flextronics plans to add hundreds of workers in Austin, TX.
Flextronics has announced that it will invest …

iPad, Mac »

[9 May 2014 | No Comment | 704 views]

Add up Mac and iPad sales, and Apple is once again the world’s PC unit volume king. The company’s combined 20 million devices yielded a 17 percent share, easily eclipsing both HP and Dell.
Apple announced last month in its quarterly …

Deals, Mac, Software »

[8 May 2014 | No Comment | 547 views]

Have you purchased a 2014 MacBook Air? Then you need software. To whit, check out the Happy Mac Bundle, which delivers 10 killer apps to bring performance, privacy and productivity to your Mac.
Drive Genius 3 ($100) – A highly-rated, …

Mac »

[8 May 2014 | No Comment | 564 views]

Apple’s mantra with its Mavericks update program is try, try again. Last night, the company pushed OS X 10.9.3 13D61 to developers, which is already the tenth seed? Interestingly, AppleCare employees were seeded 13D62.
So, go ahead, slap me for saying …

Mac, Software »

[7 May 2014 | No Comment | 847 views]

Love it, hate it or no script it, JavaScript is fundamental to the modern internet. To date, making JavaScript go faster has been a three horse race — SpiderMonkey (Mozilla/Firefox), V8 (Google/Chrome) and Nitro (Apple/Safari). FTLJIT could upset that.
Apple has …

Cord Cutter, Mac »

[5 May 2014 | No Comment | 752 views]

If you have a Mac and Roku, your best media server choice is Plex. However, if you plan to connect your media center Mac directly to a TV, XBMC is the consensus choice and there’s a whole number update just …

Mac »

[5 May 2014 | 2 Comments | 969 views]

It seems fairly certain that OS X 10.9.3 will arrive this week, perhaps as early as Tuesday. It is also rumored that OS X 10.9.4, which could be the last Mavericks update, testing has begun internally at Apple.
When it comes …

Deals, Games, Mac »

[2 May 2014 | No Comment | 478 views]

Finally, a religious holiday with its priorities straight — Celebrate May the 4th and Star Wars with the unbridled pursuit of merchandise! Or, put in language a youngling couldn’t mistake, great Mac Star Wars games at up to two-thirds off …

Mac »

[2 May 2014 | No Comment | 529 views]

Tick-tock, another week and Apple has shaved another week from the anticipated 2013 Mac Pro ship time frame. And, as of this writing, you can order today and get a stock 2013 Mac Pro configuration delivered to your door in …

Mac, Reviews, how to »

[1 May 2014 | No Comment | 527 views]

Yes, Apple rolled updated 2014 MacBook Air models yesterday and, geeks being geeks, there are already benchmarks that show a modest performance bump. However, when you reckon performance against price, the percentage change roughly doubles in the customer’s favor.
Geekbench scores …

Mac »

[30 Apr 2014 | No Comment | 569 views]

Last week, it was very much looking like the next Mavericks update was just about ready for release and then Apple opened a pubic beta testing program. Sigh. Here in the present, OS X 10.9.3 13D55 is available to paid-in-full …