Windows Phone 7 Connector Debuts on Mac App Store for Synchronization

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Microsoft has released its Windows Phone 7 Connector software, which has now existed beta, on the Mac App Store, which will allow users of the company’s Windows Phone 7 platform and Zune devices to synchronize multimedia content from their iTunes library to the Microsoft-powered devices. The Windows Phone 7 Connector will also allow users to […]

Mac Users Can Join Verizon’s 4G LTE Party in February


After an update was released for Verizon’s LG VL600 4G LTE USB modem, which brought with it improved performance, the carrier told Phonescoop that support for Mac users is forthcoming. Despite an aggressive roll-out to 38 metropolitan areas of its 4G LTE network and robust speeds, many users have complained that Verizon’s initial releases of […]

Apple to Refresh MacBook Pro in 2011

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DigiTimes is reporting that Apple will have redesigned models of the company’s MacBook Pro and iMac all-in-one consumer desktop in the first half of 2011. The publication says that upstream component makers are suggesting that the company will launch “at least four upgraded MacBook Pros as well as an iMac that features new panel size […]

Apple Continues Precedents and Locks Down Mac App Store


Apple is continuing the precedents it had established with the App Store for the iPhone and iPad with its Mac App Store by using a curated experience to control what types of software can be sold on its digital store front. For the OS X Mac App Store, which the MacBook Air could benefit from, […]

Evernote Mac Beta Application Features Stacks, Sharing

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Evernote is one of my favorite web services, but using it on a Mac has been somewhat frustrating. The current Mac client doesn’t have all the features you’d expect, forcing Mac Evernote users to jump over to to share notes. That’s all about to change, and if you’re willing to run beta software you […]

Hands on the New MacBook Air, Future of Notebooks


The new MacBook Air models introduced Wednesday made quite a splash. There’s a lot of hype around Apple’s latest ultraportables, but after going hands-on with one myself I think the hype is well-deserved. After just a few minutes with the new 11.6″ MacBook Air it’s clear that there’s something very different here and it’s worth […]

New Macbook Air goes smaller and cheaper


The “one more thing” at today’s Apple event was a new Macbook Air. Steve teased us by mentioning some of the features they’re taking from the iPad for this new MBA, but ultimately, it’s just a smaller, newer model. Oh, and it has a younger brother.

Mac OS X Lion: OS X meets the iPad


At today’s “Back to the Mac” event, Steve Jobs and company showed off Mac OS X 7 a.k.a. Lion. Unlike the Snow Leopard release, which was primarily under the hood improvements, Lion is mostly UI improvements, specifically features they’re bringing in from the iPad and iOS.

How a Photo Editing Services Company Uses Evernote

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I’m a big fan of Evernote, a service that’s the best note taking service out there in my opinion. Calling it a note taking solution is a bit of an understatement considering all of its features. Today, Evernote released a promo video showing how Aviary, a company that offers creative apps in the cloud, uses […]

BumpTop bumps out a Mac version


Hmmm… BumpTop, a touch and gesture based interface for working with your computer files, formerly for Windows only, has been released for Mac. Seems to work great via the multi-touch trackpad, as seen in the video demo (after the jump), but I must assume they’re also hoping to get some touchscreen love on an Apple […]

Congrats to SyncMate Winners!

The following GottaBeMobile readers have won a full license to Eltima Software’s SyncMate, a program that enables easy syncing between Windows Mobile devices and Mac OS X: Bito, Nike, R, Michael Anderson, and tivoboy.   Check out this post to learn more about SyncMate and read the winning comments.   We appreciate Eltima Software’s participation […]

Last Day to Win Eltima Software SyncMate!


Remember that today is your last opportunity for a chance to win Eltima Software’s SyncMate software which syncs your Windows Mobile device with Mac OS X.   Hit up this GBM post for full details and to enter.   Leave your comments suggesting new features for future versions of SyncMate, and you could walk away […]

What Would You Pay for an OSX Netbook?


Netbooks and other affordable devices are booming, but Apple’s stayed out of the game thus far. Some are speculating that Apple will announce a netbook or a device that resembles a jumbo iPod Touch will be announced at WWDC. There’s no shortage of people clamoring for such a device, but I wonder how much people […]

Rare Touchscreen iMac Surfaces on Craigslist


While not a mobile device, our fascination with all things touch at GBM has us wanting to learn more about this rare, early generation iMac with an installed touchscreen.   The seller’s brief description tells us that these limited edition iMacs were originally used in kiosks requiring touch input.   A measly $70 OBO will […]

Don’t Let Your Pen Run Out of Ink, Michael!


Back in the hay day of Tablet PCs, I had exchanged quite a few emails with Michael Hyatt, the CEO of Thomas Nelson Publishers. He was quite taken with the promise and potential productivity benefits of digital ink. In addition, Michael played a key role in my getting the New King James Version text for […]

The Big Apple Letdown: No Mac Netbook is a Good Thing


One word has been used by journalists to describe Apple’s last Macworld: dull.   Blogs such as Unpluggd featured polls for readers to chime in on what new products they expected from Apple.   An Apple netbook, a redesigned iPhone and an Apple Tablet appeared to lead the buzz.   The hype was huge, but […]

MacHeist Wants to Give You Free Presents for Christmas!


Want to add a few Mac goodies under your Christmas tree?   Head on over to the MacHeist Giving Tree where the MacHeist folks are promising some free goodies for your Holiday Season.   Refer a friend and they’ll give you a few early presents.   Check out the packages under the tree now and […]

VMWare’s Fusion 50% Off – 1 Day Only

If running Windows on your Mac is your thing, then you might want to check out this awesome deal on VMWare’s Fusion: 50% off, 1 day only. Regularly priced at $79.99, on sale for $39.99. Use coupon code CyberMondayDeal. Deal expires 11:59 PM PST, December 1, 2008.

Apple Products Getting Discounted Too

iPods, iPhones, multi-touch Macs, and much more will be discounted coming Friday. You will definitely find deals at Best Buy and other authorized retailers, and by shopping at Apple’s retail store and online store. Be sure to visit their online store on Friday to checkout their discounts before heading out.