Apple luv »

[4 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

The latest moral head scratcher out of Russia comes via St Petersburg, Peter the Great’s window on the West, where a memorial to Steve Jobs has been torn down. That said, you have to give the government of Vladimir Putin …

Mac, Software »

[3 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

But what about Office for Mac 2015? Outlook for Mac is the first salvo in upcoming Office for Mac launch and we look forward to getting our digital hooks into the lot in the first half of 2015.
Microsoft’s Office Blog …

Mac, Software »

[3 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

If you were suddenly to find yourself overwhelmed by the desire to install the open source version of OS X Yosemite, now you can. Apple has shipped Darwin 10.10.0 and anybody get it, again, if that itch presented itself.
Though Apple …

Mac, Software »

[2 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

When Apple installs the latest version of OS X on your Mac, you get a lot of unnecessary functionality and files, notably language extensions. Get rid of them with Ingmar Stein’s Monolingual, which is now not only Yosemite Ready it’s …

Apple luv »

[1 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

Christian Bale as Steve Jobs? Perhaps the producers of the upcoming Jobs biopic are attracted by Bale’s biblical good looks. On other hand, maybe Bale is attracted by a sense of biblical megalomania. That is, the actor has played both …

Mac, Software »

[31 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Just a dot update? Hardly. Evernote for Mac 5.7 boasts 3X faster syncing and, this one’s a big help, notes are now Spotlight searchable (image below), which can greatly speedup discovery and retrieval given the central position Spotlight plays in …

Games, Mac »

[31 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

How do you top multimillion seller Bastion? Back to the well is an excellent strategy though hardly the final word on Transistor from famed game developer Amir Rao (Supergiant Games) with original soundtrack from Darren Knob.
From the creators of Bastion, …

Broadband, Cord Cutter »

[31 Oct 2014 | One Comment | ]

Make more money while losing bleeding customers due to industry worst customer satisfaction? That is a pretty neat trick and exactly what Time Warner Cable said it accomplished in the third quarter of 2014. Naturally, the secret to their …

Apps, Mac, Reviews, how to »

[30 Oct 2014 | One Comment | ]

Apple’s Continuity + Handoff functionality unites apps and functionality across OS X Yosemite to iOS 8 and back again. The simple idea with Handoff being, “start it here, finish it there,” seamlessly.
Are you familiar with iCloud Tabs, introduce in 2013’s …

Broadband, Cord Cutter »

[29 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Back in 2008, at the beginning of the great recession and the Fairer Platform family dropped cable TV, people didn’t know what “cord cutter” meant. These days, however, cord cutting is all the rage and broadband only homes, like ours, …