Mac »

[14 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]

You might be wondering what is the rush to get OS X 10.9.3 out the door? Well, there might not be any rush at all. But, if Apple is a hurry, current speculation centers around new Macs and/or expanded 4K …

Deals, Mac »

[13 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]

Refurbished Macs have been thin to say the least on the Apple Store Special Deals page. However, if you are patient and persistent, there are refurbished Mac deals to be found.
Here is a quick look at some of the available, …

Deals, Tech »

[13 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]

We knew it was coming and now it is here, but it still kind of blows. Amazon is increasing the price of Amazon Prime from from $79 to $99 a year in the US — how many people will leave?
Amazon …

Games, Mac »

[12 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]

Star Online, a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), launched in 2010 and, ever since, the rest of us have been begging for a Mac compatible client. And, here it is.
“Star Trek fans have been asking for Star Trek Online …

Apps, iOS »

[11 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]

One of the first things you are likely to notice after installing iOS 7.1 Update is the increased use of contrast and updated different button designs. From the now obvious “Shift Key On” (image below) to the updated Lockscreen, while …

Deals, Hardware, Tech »

[10 Mar 2014 | 2 Comments | ]

The latest and greatest. Do you NEED an 802.11ac broadband router? What is the best home router for you? Whereas 802.11n provided a palpable, order of magnitude performance boost over 802.11g, many users will find that 802.11ac is an appealing …

iTunes, Mac, Software »

[9 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]

iTunes visualizers were, once upon a time, a big deal, a real selling point for both iTunes and the Mac. While some vendors, notably the ever excellent Sound Spectrum, still deliver new and updated products, iTunes visualizers development has definitely …

Apple luv »

[7 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]

Steve Jobs last public appearance was before the Cupertino City Council to promote his vision of the Apple Campus 2. He succeeded in winning city politicians’ support for the massive multi-billion-dollar project.
However, physical evidence that the project is actually moving …

Deals, iPad »

[7 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]

It’s widely believed that Apple will stop selling the iPad 2, perhaps rather sooner than later. While you could, if you want to, pay Apple $399 for one, Walmart is offering them for $299 — get a cheap iPad 2 …

Mac »

[7 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]

Are Mac developers wicked? While reasonable code monkeys might laugh off the question, there is no doubt that Apple has been giving developers no rest. For example, OS X 10.9.3 follows close on the heels of OS X 10.9.2, which …