iOS, Mac »

[7 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Although it’s just a dot update by name, OS X Server 4.0.3 packs quite a lot, including OS X Yosemite and iOS 8 updates. OS X Server 4.0.3 also completes the Apple’s transition to SMB3. What else? Tons!
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iOS, Reviews, how to »

[6 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Some people love predictive text yet others hardly noticed its arrival with iOS 8 and QuickType last Fall. Still, there are those that hate, haTE, HATE predictive text. Here is how to turn on/off predictive text aka QuickType suggestions nee …

Cord Cutter »

[5 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Where can you get not only ESPN and ESPN2, as well Disney Channel, ABC Family, Food Network, HGTV, Travel Channel, TNT, CNN, TBS, Cartoon Network and Adult Swim all with a cable or satellite TV subscription? Dish Networks’ Sling …

iTunes, Music, movies, TV »

[4 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

The Top 10 Movies from 2014 You Haven’t Seen list is originally compiled, though slight edited by moi, by Rotten Tomatoes (link below). That said, I can only personally vouch for a few of these flicks, though they’re all on …

Broadband, Cord Cutter »

[2 Jan 2015 | One Comment | ]

Yes, Comcast milks you like a cow. However, in case you missed the memo, you aren’t giving enough, milk, that is. Comcast is raising cable modem rental rates, but you can stop paying — right now.
GigaOM reports that Comcast is …

Broadband »

[1 Jan 2015 | One Comment | ]

Eschew forbearance of Section 224 because that will open up last mile fiber competition. What’s that? While Verizon and AT&T have stated unequivocally that regulating the internet industry under Title II of the Telecommunications Act will kill investment, Google Fiber …

Apple luv, iPod »

[31 Dec 2014 | 2 Comments | ]

Back in September, Apple quietly removed the iPod classic from its online and brick n’ mortar Apple Stores. With iPod sales tumbling double digits nearly every quarter, people had been predicting the classic’s demise, so almost no one was surprised …

Tech »

[29 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

While Amazon Prime Air (aka drone, image above) delivery services might be a few years out, the demand for expanded delivery services is already building. According to the everything store, Amazon Prime added 10 million new members this holiday shopping …

Audiobooks, Deals »

[27 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

It’s the most wonderful time of the year to spend hours and hours on a train, in the car or inflight! The perfect hands-free reading choice when you’re en route or on grandma’s couch is a cheap audiobook and, boy …

Mac, Music, movies, TV »

[27 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Need some Mac wallpapers for your freshly unboxed MacBook, iMac, Mac mini or Mac Pro? Yes, finding Mac wallpapers is easy, but laying hands on high-quality, high-res images sized for a Mac can take a little time. That said, here’s …