Apple Seeds OS X 10.9 Mavericks Gold Master, Final Release Soon

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Apple seeded the OS X 10.9 Mavericks Gold Master to developers signaling that the final release of the new Mac operating system will likely ship within a week or two, hitting the rumored “sometime in October” deadline. Apple also shipped an update to iTunes, along with the Gold Master, bringing it to iTunes 11.1.1 (11). The iTunes […]

Dropbox Updates with Automatic Screenshot Uploads

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Dropbox’s automatic photo uploading feature is pretty great, but I’m sure you’ve been wondering when the service will get the same feature for screenshots. Well, it’s finally arrived in the latest Dropbox update. The company has added automatic screenshot uploading to the cloud storage service, making it easy to share and store screenshots in the […]

DeskConnect for Mac iPhone and iPad is What AirDrop Should Be

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Apple introduced AirDrop with OSX 10.7 Lion and it will find its way into iOS 7 when Apple launches it at their launch event on September 10, but so far some users find it lacking and wish it worked better. This opens the door for a tool like DeskConnect, which runs on a Mac running […]

Concept: How Apple Could Evolve OS X to Look More Like iOS 7

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iOS 7 represents a new design language and a radical departure for Apple from the skeuomorphic design that Apple had used on previous versions of the iOS operating system in the past. Under the design leadership of Apple’s fame Jony Ive, it appears that many consumers and developers are so far satisfied with the look […]

Apple Sold 31.2 Million iPhones In Q3 2013 [AAPL]

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Today Apple released its Q3 2013 earnings report which reports the company sold more iPhones than the same quarter last year, but fewer iPads and Macs. Apple posted a quarterly revenue of $35.3 billion and quarterly net profit of $6.9 billion. That’s compared to revenue of $35 billion and net profit of $8.8 billion in the third […]

How to Sync Documents to iCloud with Pages

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With all the buzz being about “the cloud” today, many users do not know what this is and how it can help them. Syncing documents between your iPhone by using iCloud is one of many examples of how useful the cloud can be. While there are other ways to get documents back and forth (such as emailing […]

Steam Summer Sale Goes Live: Great PC and Mac Game Deals

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PC and Mac gamers may want to hide their wallets for the next 11 days as the Steam Summer Sale is now live with a number of great discounts on tons of PC and Mac games. Over the next 11 days many, if not most, games offered through Steam will see discounts of some sort. […]

How to Stop iPhoto from Opening When iPhone is Plugged In

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While most users do not plug their iPhone into their computer too often, there are some situations where this is necessary. For grabbing a quick charge, or backing up the iPhone, this process is extremely frustrating. One of the more annoying issues is that programs such as iPhoto and iTunes open by default. While this is […]

Shadowrun Returns Coming to iPad, Android, PC & Mac on July 25

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Shadowrun Returns, the latest video game adaption set in the Shadowrun cyberpunk universe will come to the iPad, Android, PC and Mac on July 25. Started as a Kickstarter project last year Shadowrun Returns is an attempt to make a cyberpunk game as great as the acclaimed Super Nintendo Shadowrun game. The new game is […]

Apple Teases the New Mac Pro

The new Mac Pro will arrive sometime later this year.

At WWDC 2013 today, Apple teased a new Mac Pro, a device that it says is a “machine unlike anything” they have ever made and confirming a number of high-end features that will be coming along with the Mac Pro including Dual AMD GPUs and ThunderBolt 2. Apple was heavily rumored to have new hardware […]

Apple Announces OS X Mavericks With New Tags

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In a shortage for endangered jungle cats, Apple is re-naming its OS X desktop software. The Cupertino, California software-maker is now using a California-based theme for its OS X software, rather than the previous cats theme, with the first of many new releases based on a surfing theme. Hence, at WWDC 2013, Apple is dubbing […]

iTwin Connect Pro Goes Mac With VPN and Remote Connections

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The iTwin Connect Pro gave PC users secure virtual private networking with remote control and file sharing. Now they finally added Mac OSX support to the mix. In our review of the previous version for Notebooks.com, we liked how simply we could set it up on Windows and gain the ability to share files with no […]

SimCity For Mac Delayed To August

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While the developer is still working to fix SimCity for PC, today EA and Maxis announced that SimCity for Mac won’t arrive in Origin until sometime in August. EA originally announced the Mac version of SimCity for release on June 11, but the game isn’t “ready for primetime yet,” according to the developers. The team wants to […]

New Humble Bundle Includes Hotline Miami, Little Inferno

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The latest Humble Bundle, the Humble Indie Bundle 8, lets gamers pay what they want for up to seven popular indie games for the PC, Mac and Linux including Thomas Was Alone, Little Inferno and Hotline Miami. Like previous Humble Bundles, gamers can pay as little as $1 for five great games, or they can […]

Tim Cook Promises Made in USA Mac Product

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After having its reputation tarnished by reports of suicides and poor working conditions at partner Foxconn‘s plants in China, Apple CEO Tim Cook is now promising that an updated Mac product will be made in the U.S. News of Apple’s decision to move at least one Mac product’s manufacturing to the U.S. comes as a […]

Mac OS X 10.9 Could Feature Better Full-screen Support, Tabbed Finder

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Apple may bring some iOS functionality and new features for power users to OS X 10.9. The company will likely debut these at WWDC 2013 in June. 9To5Mac reports that OS X 10.9, code-named “Cabernet,” won’t completely change how OS X works like Lion and Mountain Lion did. But it will add more features to […]

The Most Reliable Windows PC is a Mac

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Interestingly enough, a recently published report says that the most reliable Windows laptop is actually an Apple-made Macbook Pro. Since the switch to Intel processors from the older Power PC chips, Apple has allowed its Mac hardware to dual-boot into Windows using the Boot Camp. And through the use of Boot Camp, Soluto has ranked […]

WWDC 2013 Set for June 10th With iOS and OS X ‘Innovations’

Apple plans a WWDC 2013 Keynote for June 10th where we expect to see iOS 7 and new OS X software.

Today Apple announced that its 2013 World Wide Developers Conference will take place on June 10-14 in San Francisco where the company will likely debut new software for later this year. World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) is Apple’s annual event for developers where it gives them a sneak peek at the future of Apple software. One […]

SimCity Coming To Mac On June 11

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Today EA announced that SimCity, the popular, if flawed, PC strategy game is finally coming to the Mac on June 11. Like the PC version of SimCity, EA will distribute the Mac game via Origin, recently ported over to the Mac. The good news for users who have both a PC and a Mac (or […]