Mac, Reviews, how to, Security »

[4 Oct 2014 | 3 Comments | ]

First things first… iWorm is not a worm at all, but actually your plain old, garden variety Trojan. This is important because, whereas worms are self-replicating and can infect innocent bystanders, a Trojan requires that the victim voluntarily install the …

Apple luv »

[4 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

This Sunday, October 5 marks the third anniversary of Steve Jobs death from pancreatic cancer. Tim Cook is marking the occasion with an email to Apple employees worldwide, asking them to remember, honor and extend Steve Jobs vision.
Sunday will …

iTunes, Mac »

[3 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Earlier this week, Apple seeded OS X Yosemite Gold Master to developers. While we’ve gotten a fresh seed, iTunes 12 Beta 3 isn’t final, at least Apple hasn’t said it is. Additionally, Apple isn’t saying what if anything is new, …

Apple luv, Hardware, iPad, iPhone, Mac »

[3 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

What do you call a guy with a collection of 35 Apple prototype products, including preproduction versions of the Mac Portable, Newton 110, Graphite iMac and even some mockups that never became products, “geek,” right?
“I don’t think of myself as …

Broadband »

[2 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

The good people at Akamai have published their annual State of the Internet Report and, just like last year, the United States doesn’t have fastest internet. In fact, the country that invented nearly all of the technologies, hardware and physical …

Mac »

[1 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Mac printer drivers! Get your fresh, hot n’ tasty Mac printer drivers here! I’ve never actually tasted one and they’re probably not hot anymore, maybe warm, but they are fresh (as far as one can tell these things).
While many of …

Games, Mac »

[1 Oct 2014 | One Comment | ]

What the heck is a pre-sequel? Well, before Borderlands 2, but after the original Borderlands we learn about the rise of Handsome Jack and his rise to power. That’s what Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel means and it’s available for pre-order now.
The …

Mac »

[1 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Looking for a desktop revolution? Then you might be disappointed by Apple’s upcoming desktop operating system refresh for 2014. OS X Yosemite Gold Master is here and it is a continuation of the company’s go steady approach to getting v10.10 …

Mac, Software »

[30 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

This is not your grand daddy’s StuffIt. Think of StuffIt Deluxe 16 as your digital logistics center with tools to package, backup, encrypt, manage and ship your digital life all on a schedule.
Smith Micro’s StuffIt Deluxe 16 ($49.99, Upgrade $29.99) …

Mac, Security »

[30 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

Gonna bash update the Shellshock Mac security issue right out of my Mac. Although Apple announced last week that very, very few Macs (ie those running with server functions turned on) were susceptible to the Shellshock security flaw.
Regardless, as promised, …