Mac, Software »

[3 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

The last time we looked at OmniWeb, test builds of version 6 had just shipped. A year and change later, OmniWeb 6 is sporting a refreshed user interface and is, knock on wood, Yosemite ready.
In addition to the new logo …

iPhone, Tech »

[3 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

While Apple is still somewhat “boulish” on sapphire — Foxconn reportedly will try their hand — the failed Apple sapphire factory in Mesa, AZ will be repurposed as a data center.
According to The AP, Apple has announced its intention to …

Broadband, Mobile »

[2 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

Say what you like about the Federal Communications Commission under Tom Wheeler, but FCC changes and reforms have been coming faster if not furious(er). Is the FCC doing a “good job”? Judge for yourself!
Doubt the FCC change wave? Here are …

Mac, Software »

[2 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

Whether you’re a professional Mac administrator or just the go to guy for extended family, Apple Remote Desktop is more than just a convenience. The latest update finally, at long last makes this trusted app Yosemite Ready.
• Apple Remote Desktop …

iTunes, Mac »

[30 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

OS X Yosemite users have another software update to apply this week. iTunes 12.1 brings improved Notification Center support for iTunes Radio, as well as iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch sync performance.
As shown above, after installing iTunes Radio 12.1 Update …

Cord Cutter »

[29 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Wow, just wow. Comcast customer service is back in the news once again for all the wrong reasons. That is, a customer tried to drop Comcast and Comcast Customer Service put them through hell.
The crowing moment? The Comcast customer …

Apple luv, Mac »

[29 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

The world economy is just limping along and PC sales have been, at best, in the doldrums for several years running. Apple and its Macbook laptop product line are, however, enjoying speculator grow, up by nearly half last quarter.
Apple’s Mac …

Cord Cutter, Music, movies, TV »

[29 Jan 2015 | 2 Comments | ]

Everything is about perspective. While the world is focused on the battle for online dominance and streaming eyeballs between Netflix and HBO, the real war is happening elsewhere. Yes, we’re talking about Netflix vs Popcorn Time.
Yes, Netflix and its rapidly …

Apple luv, Music, movies, TV »

[28 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

What begins with the launch of the Macintosh and ends with the launch of the iMac? Actually, that’s the timeframe — actually three discreet product launches — we’ll be seeing in Universal Pictures’ presentation of the Steve Jobs Biopic. And, …

iOS »

[28 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Apple has released iOS 8.1.3 and, to the great relief of millions of lazy “won’t tether my iPhone to a Mac or PC even if it saves my life” users, it brings back easy, one-click over-the-air updates.
Bug fixes, security updates …