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 …

Apple luv, Mac »

[26 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Never underestimate people’s willingness to work against their own interests. The current Republican Congress and Windows 95 are two superb examples. Then again, back in Apple history when we were alone against the world, the Mac community was a lot …

Apple TV, Cord Cutter, iTunes »

[26 Dec 2014 | 2 Comments | ]

It’s all about the Benjamins. If you are still on cable or satellite, it’s overwhelmingly likely you could be saving big bucks by either cord shaving (reducing your cable bill) or cord cutting (getting rid of pay TV entirely). Don’t …

Apple luv, Mac »

[24 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Call it what you will, if you don’t get too hung up on specific nomenclature, this cluster of days around the Winter Solstice are special. Celebrate with Christmas Mac Wallpapers and Winter Mac Screensavers — here are downloadable collections for …

Mac, Security »

[23 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Surely, this is just a coincidence? Perhaps, but never call me Shirley. On the heels of yesterday’s first-ever silent Mac security update from Apple comes ClamXav 2.7. This significant point update includes the latest ClamAV engine, as well as a …

Mac, Security »

[23 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Mac security, we used to take you for granted! Last Friday, December 19, the US government issued an alert about a security problem uncovered in a Carnegie Mellon University bulletin. And, well, here is the result — Apple has delivered …