Mac »

[14 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

Are you just about ready to stick a fork in OS X Mavericks development? OS X 10.9.5 will likely be the last Mavericks update and, if the betas to date are any indication, this final set of bug fixes and …

Mac, Security »

[14 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

Have you visited any maliciously crafted websites lately and would you know if you had? Likely not. That said, Apple has browser security updates available for OS X 10.7.5 Lion, OS X 10.8.5 Mountain Lion and OS X 10.9.4 Mavericks.

Mac, Software »

[14 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

Like OS X Yosemite of which it’s a part, Safari 8 is a nice if mostly unambitious collection of user facing features that extend and enhance the Mac experience. Here is a quick look at those features, including Apple’s own …

Deals, Mac, Software »

[13 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

The Mac bundle business has always been a bit feast, a bit famine. While the other Mac bundle take a break, Stack Social’s award-winning MacLovin Mac Bundle offers truly stunning value, especially for the first 5,000 buyers which get the …

Broadband, Cord Cutter »

[12 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

And, your opinion on the matter only matters if you make yourself heard! The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is seeking public comment on a proposed rule change that would increase the minimum speed legally considered broadband from 4Mbps down …

Deals, iPad »

[11 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

The best price on a Mac, iPad or iPod is usually for an Apple Certified Factory Refurbished iPad, Mac and/or iPod. However, other companies also sell refurbished iPads, including Walmart, which has some very, very good deals on various iPad …

Apple luv »

[11 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

Back in 2012, Apple senior VP of design Jony Ive bought a tony little shack along San Francisco’s billionaire’s row. It cost him only $17 million or roughly what one would find by thoroughly cleaning his couch.
An exaggeration? Perhaps Jony …

Mac, Reviews, how to »

[10 Aug 2014 | 3 Comments | ]

The 2014 MacBook Pro’s slightly faster processor paired with the same graphics and slightly more faster storage should deliver consistently better results, right? One would think so, but a 2013 MacBook Pro vs 2014 MacBook Pro comparison yielded patchy performance.
Rob …

Deals, Mac »

[9 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

One of the best investments we at the Fairer Platform have ever made is the 802.11n AirPort Extreme Base Station that powers our network — you can get refurbished AirPort Extreme Base Station for just $85 with free shipping. That …

Cord Cutter »

[8 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

Only in the mind of a pay TV executive and industry analyst could the anticipated loss of “only” 400,000 subscribers be considered a victory. Why? Because those 400,000 cord cutters are complemented by hundreds of thousands of “cable nevers” (ie …