iPhone, Tech »

[23 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

By now, everyone knows that Apple’s 2014 iPhones aren’t protected by nearly unbreakable sapphire glass. And, sadly enough, although the company owns the furnaces and factory, Apple sapphire may very well be a dead concept.
Why? Apple sapphire partner, GT Advanced …

Deals, Mac »

[23 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

Weekends are usually quiet on the Weekends are usually quiet on the Apple Store’s special deals section, but this morning there is a bumper crop o’ refurbished MacBook Air configurations. Best of all, prices start at just $679, which includes …

Deals, Games, Mac »

[22 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

How much Mac gaming is too much Mac gaming or is such a thing just the figment of some hyperactive helicopter parent’s fevered nightmares? Put the notion to the test with these awesome Modern Warfare and Call of Duty bundles …

Cord Cutter »

[21 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

Cord cutters know that free over-the-air (OTA) digital broadcast is the best deal in TV. Wouldn’t it be great if you could get free, advertising supported over-the-top (OTT) streaming video? Amazon thinks so, too.
One of the smartest things I’ve done …

Mac »

[21 Nov 2014 | One Comment | ]

Hey, Mac dev guys and gals, there is no rest for the wicked! On Monday, Apple shipped OS X 10.10.1 and, now, they’re asking outside devs to begin testing a new incremental Yosemite update. OS X 10.10.2 14C68K is now …

Mac, Software »

[21 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

While your humble reporter meets his limited file mobility needs with Evernote, lots of people rely on Dropbox — viva le Mac, viva la difference! However, the arrival Yosemite has caused issues, think crashing, for some Dropbox users. Good news, …

Mac, Software »

[21 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

It has only been a couple weeks since Yosemite ready Evernote 5.7 arrived, which was fairly substantive release. Now, here’s a freshly minted Evernote 6.0 that comes with a flat, clean Yosemite inspired user interface refresh as well as some …

Apple luv »

[20 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

Well, thank goodness. Someday, somebody will make a good movie about Steve Jobs. However, the latest attempt to make a Steve Jobs movie has come to an end even before the cameras rolled and that is a good thing.
The Hollywood …

Tech »

[20 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

At turn of the millennium, Microsoft Internet Explorer had decisively won the first browser war. However, in 2003, Apple put out a little afterthought of a browser, Safari, based on the open source WebKit. Now, Google’s Chrome fork of WebKit …

iOS, iPad, iPhone »

[19 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

Call it an “unannounced feature.” Numerous iPhone and iPad users around the web are reporting that iOS 8.1.1 gave them back a significant chunk storage space back, a sore point for many users of late.
iOS 8.1.1’s headline features are improved …