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[22 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 1,230 views]

iTunes visualizers go all the way back to the original Classic OS version of the app released 2001. Aside from an updated default visualizer in 2008, Apple hasn’t given this feature a lot love. However, fresh G-Force and Aeon updates …

Apple TV, Cord Cutter, Music, movies, TV »

[21 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 705 views]

Steve Job’s little black hobby puck accounts for 56 percent of the IPTV set top market. So, when important new content, like Vevo, comes to the platform, it’s a big deal.
Vevo is coming to Apple TV, perhaps as early as …

Cord Cutter »

[19 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 522 views]

After years of denial by cable and satellite TV providers, there is now no doubt traditional pay TV is on the decline. And, here’s a look at the other side that coin — cord cutters and the rise in IPTV …

iTunes, Mac, Software »

[19 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 1,827 views]

The iTunes in iCloud issue must have been a show stopper. We know this because Apple has updated the shipping version of iTunes to v11.0.5, as well as iTunes 11.1 beta available to Mavericks testers and iOS 7 beta got …

Cord Cutter »

[14 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 993 views]

If you are a cord cutter, just “let it play” breaking news can be one of the holes that is hard to fill. The WidgetTV Mac Dashboard widget scratches that itch brilliantly with free, instant access to top news, science …

Cord Cutter, Music, movies, TV »

[7 Aug 2013 | 3 Comments | 550 views]

And, it’s only down from here? Pay TV subs have declined for the third quarter in a row, nearly 1 million households over the last year, and not even the cable companies can deny cord cutters are on the rise. …

Cord Cutter, Reviews, how to »

[6 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 736 views]

First and foremost, Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime Instant Video just got some serious competition. With more than 5,500 movies on your Roku and 1,500 titles via your neighborhood Redbox location, the Redbox Instant offer is simple and attractive — …

iPad, iPhone, iPod, Music, movies, TV »

[2 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 473 views]

In a very real sense, 50 Cent is much more successful as a businessman than he is as a rapper. Arguably, that was his goal from the beginning. 50 Cent’s relationship with SMS Audio and the resulting Street by 50 …

Apple TV, Cord Cutter, Deals, Mac »

[1 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 308 views]

Life is good in the Fairer Deal fast lane — so many great buys, so little money needed. The refurbished Apple TV is now $10 cheaper and, boy oh boy, check out all of the cheap albums on both iTunes and …

Apple luv, Music, movies, TV »

[31 Jul 2013 | No Comment | 686 views]

Here is a blast from the past — Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert reviewing Apple TV ads back in 1986. We get to see Teach Your Children Well and The Power to Be Your Best, two classic of Macintosh commercial …

Apple luv, Music, movies, TV »

[25 Jul 2013 | No Comment | 866 views]

Do you miss big hair? Consider moving to Pittsburgh. However, if you would like to re-experience a little Apple history, specifically dozens of Apple TV ads from the ’80s, then this is the place to start.
Remember the Every Steve Jobs …

Apple luv, Music, movies, TV »

[25 Jul 2013 | No Comment | 855 views]

Ashton Kutcher as Steve Jobs in the first made for theaters movie about the tech icons life — who would have put the two together? Yes, there is a passing resemblance, especially young Steve, but… Anyway, here’s a clip of …

Cord Cutter, Deals, Mac »

[25 Jul 2013 | No Comment | 757 views]

How many ways to save? Let’s count a few. Stack Social is offering a free Mac bundle of 10 great apps and their 2013 Summer Mac Bundle offers 10 mainstream apps, including Parallels for Mac, for $49.99. Plus a neat …

Apple luv, iPod, iTunes »

[23 Jul 2013 | No Comment | 430 views]

How do you watch TV? Though I spend little time in front of a TV, I watch several hours of video most days and the majority of it arrives via iTunes podcast subscriptions. Apparently, I’m not alone.
According to Edison Research, …

Cord Cutter, Music, movies, TV »

[17 Jul 2013 | 5 Comments | 796 views]

Competition is good, but there’s no question that standardization has benefits, too. That said, Steve Jobs’ hobby puck, the Apple TV, is the set top box to beat.
The good people at Frost & Sullivan have released a report detailing their …