Mac, Software »

[8 May 2015 | No Comment | ]

While most people get along just fine with Apple’s default OS X Mail, there are those that want more. The current best-in-class third-party mail client is Bloop’s Airmail 2.1 ($9.99, MAS), which has just gotten fairly thorough going over. That …

Mac, Software »

[8 May 2015 | No Comment | ]

Is your Mac running slow? Whether your Mac is new or old, there’s a good chance you can speed it up by removing useless and duplicate files — do that and more with the Spring Clean Mac Bundle, which brings …

Mac, Security, Software »

[7 May 2015 | No Comment | ]

If your Mac is running OS X Yosemite, Mavericks and/or Mountain Lion, then you need to download Apple’s latest Safari 8.0.6, Safari 7.1.6 and/or Safari 6.2.6 Update, respectively. Why? Because Mac security is serious business.
Here’s a look at the Safari …

Broadband, Reviews, how to »

[7 May 2015 | No Comment | ]

If your high-speed or broadband internet provider has upgraded their network, don’t expect them to notify you. For example, after noticing my broadband provider had updated its marketing, I decided to compare my bill with their current offerings — surprise, …

Apps, iOS, iPad, iPhone »

[6 May 2015 | One Comment | ]

While the image editing space on the Mac is highly competitive, there is pretty much one choice for Apple’s industry leading tablet — Pixelmator for iPad — which came to market last Fall and was promptly named 2014 App of …

Cord Cutter »

[6 May 2015 | No Comment | ]

While cord cutting gets the headlines, the real harbinger of doom for the traditional pay TV industry has to the cord never generation, aka millennials, which have never subscribed to either satellite of cable TV.
“When HBO announced its standalone streaming …

Mac, Software »

[5 May 2015 | One Comment | ]

What kind of camera do you carry? Here at Fairer Platform world headquarters, we all have iThings. Regardless, there are plenty of folks for whom this Apple Digital Camera RAW update is more than passing curiosity.
• Digital Camera RAW Compatibility …

Apple luv »

[5 May 2015 | No Comment | ]

A fixture of the San Francisco Mac scene, Mac-Pro, is going out of business. According to a Craigslist notice, the company is in the process of liquidating to the bare walls.
Here’s a quick listing of Mac-Pro, peripheral, cable, adapter, etc …

iTunes, Music, movies, TV »

[5 May 2015 | No Comment | ]

Do you remember K-Tel Records? Then you remember big hair and 80s hits. iTunes is now offering 21 of the biggest 80s hits in one collection for the totally low price of $6.99. Plus scroll down to get some fresh …

Apple luv, Mac »

[4 May 2015 | No Comment | ]

Who are your favorite Mac users? This time out we have a look at some of our favorite Mac using if not loving scientists, including Bill Nye, Janna Levin, Richard Dawkins and Neil deGrasse Tyson.
Mac or PC? Bill Nye says …