Games, iOS, iPad, iPhone, iPod »

[3 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

It is a long, long way to Grandma’s house and, quite frankly, the eating and fireworks aside, not much is happening there! So, tuck into another plate of po’ sal’ and the July 4th iOS game sale and save up …

Apple luv, Music, movies, TV »

[2 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

Steve Wozniak harshly criticized Ashton Kutcher’s jOBS biopic before it was released. The film got mauled by critics and the first Steve Jobs film biography did poorly at the box office, making Woz’s early criticism seem prescient:
The early script did …

Deals, iPad, Mac »

[2 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

How low can you go? Apple’s decision to hold the line on legacy Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch support in OS X El Capitan and iOS 9, respectively, has been very popular. That said, did you know you can …

iTunes, Mac, Software »

[1 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

It took hours if not the better part of a day for Apple to finally release iTunes 12.2 to some users — c’est vie! Better late than (*cough*) buggy? We’ll see about that. Also, OS X 10.10.4 Combo Update, which …

Mac, Security »

[1 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

Good news OS X Mavericks and Mountain Lion users, Apple has a security update for you. Bad news OS X Lion and earlier users, Apple no longer produces security updates for “ancient ones.”
• Security Update 2015-005 Mavericks (download)
— Security Update …

Mac, Software »

[1 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

If Apple just release the iOS 8.4 and OS X 10.10.4 updates, and they did, then the next shoe to drop is Xcode 6.4 Update. In addition to bringing iOS 8.4 and OS X 10.10.4 specific updates, nothing else is …

Broadband »

[1 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

We’ve said it before — competition is the answer to America’s declining international broadband standing. Now, Jim Beam — yes, the world famous bourbon distiller — has sent an open letter to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), imploring the agency …

Mac, Software »

[30 Jun 2015 | 2 Comments | ]

As promised, Apple has delivered OS X 10.10.4 Update, which is heavy on feature tweaks and bugs. Unfortunately, for the overwhelming majority, iTunes 12.2 is not NOW available, meaning Apple Music on the Mac is on hold at least for …

iTunes, Music, movies, TV »

[30 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

Much is made about Apple trying to catch up with Spotify. Yes, we’re talking about Apple Music, but that is a new and small for now part of the Apple music empire.
Apple enters [Ed: Again] a market that is already …

iTunes, Music, movies, TV »

[29 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

Apple Music launches on Tuesday, June 30 at 8am and you will be able to stream Taylor Swift’s smash 1989 album. But, it almost didn’t happen — would you believe that Taylor Swift is actually a hammer throwing super hero?
Yeah, …