Mac »

[12 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

About a week ago, Apple released and then quickly pulled Safari 8.0.1. The company has fixed that issue — some users were unable to run Safari after installing v8.0.1 — with the release of Safari 8.0.2, which addresses a number …

Apple luv »

[11 Dec 2014 | 3 Comments | ]

Steve Jobs was known quite famously for often being a jerk and, when he was forced out of Apple in 1985 by John Sculley, he was being a jerk. For that reason thing alone, “hate Sculley” will forever be the …

Music, movies, TV »

[10 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

You have got to start somewhere and this appears to be another beginning. Netflix already offers a variation on the 4K theme — standard caveats apply — and, now, Amazon Prime Instant has begun pumping 4K movies to customers, too.
While …

iOS »

[10 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Still having WiFi, battery, specific app or other issues? Mobile malaise perhaps? Apple’s code mobile slingers are back with another patch, iOS 8.1.2 Update, that’s all about bug fixes.
Regardless, the company is pretty vague about, with one notable exception, what …

Apple luv, Mac »

[9 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

The state-of-the-art computer chip inside the NASA Orion capsule also powered Apple’s 2003 iBook G3. Yep, everything old is new again, especially when it comes to tried and true technologies.
According to the good folks at Geek.com, the NASA Orion capsule …

Audiobooks »

[9 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

What if you could live again and again? Ursula Todd is living, and dying, to fulfill this blessed curse in a bit o’ Kate Atkinson penned historical fictional that traverses the 20th Century in Life After Life: A Novel ($5.95).
What …

Mac, Software »

[8 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Audio fidelity is an incredibly subjective topic. However, the original Boom was popular with both reviews and users, making it perhaps the best selling Mac audio enhancer. That’s a tough act to follow, but Global Delight has delivered with its …

Apple luv »

[8 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Think that ancient iMac in the basement is just junk taking up space? Think Different, dude. One presumes that’s how Mark Peck’s Apple Collection got its start sometime before it became The Apple Museum (TAM).
Welcome to www.theapplemuseum.org, the official web …

Mac »

[5 Dec 2014 | 4 Comments | ]

Is Yosemite a complete mess? There is certainly a rather loud and, one presumes, small group of folks who think so. That said, while there are certainly more issues covered within its 470MB, the OS X 10.10.2 seed note is …

Broadband »

[2 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

The future of the internet is gigabit fiber broadband and Google Fiber is leading the charge. That said, Austin, TX is the next city getting Google Fiber and, starting today, people can sign up for $70 a month gigabit fiber …