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[8 Sep 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

Flying Meat Software released a major update of their flagship image editor, Acorn 5. While I haven’t experienced any major issues with Acorn 5 running on OS X El Capitan, I know more than few folks won’t buy new software …

Deals, Mac, Software »

[29 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

These deals only along every so often and they’re usually gone before you get a chance to take a second look. Want a refurbished MacBook Air for $639 with a full + extendible AppleCare warranty and free shipping? Don’t hesitate!
And, …

Mac, Software »

[24 Aug 2015 | 2 Comments | 0 views]

Apple will soon ship the latest and greatest version of its Mac desktop operating system, OS X 10.11 El Capitan, perhaps in September. However, did you know that you can still buy the OS X Snow Leopard DVD and OS …

Mac, Software »

[22 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

Parallels 11 is the industry-standard for Windows and Linux emulation on the Mac. While you can get by with CrossOver to run an app or two, Parallels gives you a full PC environment without rebooting.
“Developers, designers and power users are …

Mac, Software »

[22 Aug 2015 | One Comment | 0 views]

Earlier this week Apple seeded OS X El Capitan Beta 7 to devs with Mac Dashboard turned off by default. Yes, you can turn it back, but it’s fairly certain that the Mac Dashboard probably isn’t long for this world.
How …

Mac, Software »

[22 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]

A solid set of image editing tools at a reasonable price, Acorn has been my daily driver Photoshop CS 2 failed to make the leap from PowerPC to Intel. Now, Acorn 5 is here with much improved vector shape tool, …

Mac, Software »

[18 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 17 views]

Been waiting for Apple to add Canon PowerShot G3 X Digital Camera Raw compatibility? That is a done deal and we have a great deal on a Canon PowerShot G3 X bundle — get in the picture!
• Digital Camera RAW …

iTunes, Software »

[15 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 12 views]

And, just so you don’t get the wrong idea, iTunes 12.2.2 is pretty much all about Apple Music. For example, the Beats 1 banner under the Apple Music tab in iTunes 12.2.2 takes you to page listing what’s playing live, …

Deals, iPad, Mac, Software »

[11 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

Get your Back to School Mac and iPad deals here. Huge savings on refurbished iPads, including the EOL iPad 3 for just $185, score. Or, get a refurbished Back to School Mac or MacBook with prices starting at $759.
• Refurbished …

Mac, Software »

[8 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

Although OpenCL 2.0 has been out for nearly two years, OS X support has been stalled at OpenCL 1.2 since the release of OS X Mavericks. Be that as it may, according to BlenderNation, OpenCL support in OS X El …

Mac, Reviews, how to, Software »

[8 Aug 2015 | One Comment | 2 views]

Among the many new features and apps in OS X 10.11 El Capitan is Notes 4. New features include a Mail-esque three-pane user interface, inline media files, attachment browser, more robust sharing system-wide and a list maker.
Probably the first thing …

Deals, Mac, Software »

[6 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 22 views]

Where PWYW stands for “pay what you want”… But get in quick, because the Mac Power User Bundle “beat the average price” will go up! If you only wanna pay $1, you get Screens and Find Any File, together a …

Mac, Software »

[27 Jul 2015 | 3 Comments | 0 views]

OS X 10.11, better known by its El Capitan marketing name, is in beta and scheduled for a Fall release. While this won’t be Apple most ambitious desktop operating system release, there are some solid new features and apps, including …

Mac, Software »

[25 Jul 2015 | No Comment | 1 views]

Maybe you know and maybe you don’t know how you buggered that app. Regardless, you need to get it back and you would rather not reinstall OS X El Capitan its entirely — you need Pacifist. And, luckily enough, Pacifist …