Mac, Security »

[6 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

The sky is falling! The sky is fall…, wait… OK, then. It turns out that the DYLD bug is actually hard to exploit and Apple’s next Yosemite update includes a DYLD patch. That said, here is the latest seed, OS …

Apple luv, Mac »

[5 Aug 2015 | 2 Comments | ]

Back in June, Fairer Platform brought you 10 Awesome Granite Chiseled El Capitan wallpapers and the uptake was impressive. As beautiful as those El Capitan wallpapers were, however, Apple just delivered the most beautiful bundled inside OS X El Capitan …

Broadband »

[5 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

There is no debate left in the climate change issue, none. Nor is there any debate left in the municipal broadband issue. Take the example of rural Sandy, Oregon and their homegrown gigabit fiber network.
But first, a quick trip to …

Apple luv, Music, movies, TV »

[5 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

According to its most recent quarterly report, Apple cash and liquid assets, nearly all of its overseas, total $202.8 billion. If you are like me, the mere existence of such a massive pile o’ cash quite naturally begs the question, …

Mac, Rumors »

[4 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

French fansite Cosomac went rooting around in El Capitan Beta 6 and found, lo’ and behold, more 4K iMac references (French). Of course, these 4K iMac references underscore those previously leaked by Apple back in June and confirmed by Apple …

Mac »

[4 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

Have you heard about Thunderstrike 2? As of this writing, it doesn’t affect OS X 10.11 El Capitan Beta, but this malware has already evolved and likely is evolving as we speak.
In the here and now, Apple has seeded OS …

Apple luv »

[3 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

Here they grow again. Apple recently leased space in a San Jose office and now they have purchase some 43 acres catty corner therefrom. Apple is growing again and with some haste.
The San Jose Business Journal (SJBJ) reports that Apple …

Apple luv, Mac »

[3 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

There is OCD and then there is Low End Mac’s Tim Lee, who installed 11 unique versions of the Mac operating system on a 1999 Blue & White G3 Power Mac. His dedication is a testament both to his skill …

Mac, Rumors »

[3 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

And, this my friends is the September quarter. As Apple itself let slip back in June, more updated 2015 iMac models are coming later this year. Now, we also have confirmation from perhaps the industry’s most accurate Apple prognosticator.
KGI Securities …

iPad, iPhone, Tech »

[3 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]

Apple Vietnam is one of the company’s fastest growing sales units with iPhone sales there doubling over the last year. While the company’s direct presence there is muted, Apple Vietnam is doing a roaring business through a growing network authorized …