Cord Cutter, Music, movies, TV »

[22 Jan 2015 | 2 Comments | ]

Netflix began back in 1997 as an online video rental store and, today, the CEO Reed Hastings has the world at his feet. For example, shares in company shot up 13 percent yesterday on the news that Netflix subs shot …

Mac, Security, Software »

[21 Jan 2015 | 3 Comments | ]

A workaday update for ClamXav, including an updated engine, scheduler fix and fixes for a number of Sentry-specific issues. However, the Mac App Store version of ClamXav hasn’t been updated since July 2014.
• ClamXav 2.7.1 (download)
— Updates engine to …

Mac, Software »

[21 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Do you run the DropBox desktop app on an older Intel Mac with OS X 10.5 or earlier? Then DropBox has news for you, though they are giving fair warning. In fact, although DropBox will drop support for OS X …

Cord Cutter, Music, movies, TV »

[20 Jan 2015 | One Comment | ]

And, it is official. NBC will stream its Super Bowl coverage for free. Starting at 12pm noon on Sunday, February 1, the US TV network will offer its Super Bowl coverage, all 11 hours of it.
“It’s just a great means …

Apple luv »

[20 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Apple and its many, many minions have been busy building Steve Jobs final vision, the Apple Campus 2, and the progress is dramatic. The construction site, formerly Hewlett-Packard’s, Cupertino campus, has been transformed (image above).
Apple’s biggest cheerleader has the been …

Broadband »

[18 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Say what you like about New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, like whether or not he panders to progressives (or not), he is always moving ahead. My favorite example is Cuomo’s just announced $1 billion universal broadband plan whereby every New …

Hardware, Mac »

[17 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Life is is an endless series of compromises. Even Apple’s beautiful products are compromises, perhaps most notably the company’s newest entry-level Macs. That said, can you build a Hackintosh Mac mini that’s better than Apple’s real deal Mac mini?
Again, you …

Apple luv, Mac »

[16 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Get your Year of the Goat wallpapers here! Get your PC and Mac wallpapers for the Chinese Year of the Goat! First things first, there are images of both goats and sheep here, including Shaun the Sheep, because the Chinese …

Mac »

[16 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

I’m not a video editor nor do I play one on TV, but I’ve been watching the Yosemite CUDA driver problems play out. While work arounds helped some, a large, vocal and sometimes angry majority weren’t feeling the love — …

Deals, Mac »

[16 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Although they are pricey, pretty much all of the reviews agree — the 2014 Retina iMac is the best Apple all-in-one ever. You can, however, get one for less — a lot less, in fact — than Apple’s full retail …