Mac, Security »

[15 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

Whether you’re a mother or whether you’re brother running OS X Mavericks or OS X Mountain Lion, Apple recommends that you install these Mac Security Updates. While there are plenty o’ details for Mac admins mull over and chew, the …

iTunes, Software »

[15 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

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, …

Mac, Security »

[15 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

As promised Apple’s OS X 10.10.5 Update includes a patch for the heavily hyped yet difficult to exploit DYLD vulnerability. Additionally, Apple’s backed in fixes for Mail, Photos and QuickTime Player fixes and tweaks.
As is the wont, Apple states that …

Broadband »

[13 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

Fiber to the home is a beautiful thing, but what is it for? That perhaps isn’t the point, at least not yet. However, if you build it, they will come and the newly available DOCSIS 3.1 standard is gonna be …

iPod »

[12 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

Apple recently updated its entire iPod product, kind of. The iPod touch has been thoroughly updated, while the iPod nano and iPod shuffle got chromatic overhauls (aka new colors). Now, however, the 7th Gen iPod nano has a software update.
About …

Broadband »

[12 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

Fiber broadband provides the fastest internet, right? If you can get it and that is the message of Ookla’s (aka Speedtest.net) first ever Fastest ISP and Mobile Network awards, where the fastest internet bragging rights go to the networks with …

Deals, iPad, Mac, Software »

[11 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

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.
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Apple luv, Hardware, Mac »

[10 Aug 2015 | 3 Comments | ]

Does this ancient iMac G5 look different to you? If you look closely, you will see the Magic Trackpad, easy. How about what’s onscreen? It’s OS X 10.10.1 Yosemite! This is an iMac G5 Hackintosh that’s powered by an Intel …

Apple TV, Cord Cutter »

[9 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

Last week, the total was “only” 300,000, but the numbers for DirecTV, as well as some other operators, weren’t yet available. As reported in Variety, MoffetNathanson data shows cord cutting is gaining momentum and estimates traditional pay TV lost 566,000 …

Mac, Software »

[8 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

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 …