Articles by Chris Hauk

MacTrast Senior Editor, and self-described “magnificent bastard,” Chris Hauk owns Phoenix Rising Services and writes for everyone’s favorite “bad movie” website, Big Bad Drive-In.

His first Apple product was an iPod Classic 9 years ago, and he has since added a MacBook Pro, a number of iPads, iPhones, and multiple Apple TVs to his collection.

He lives somewhere in the deep Southern part of America. Yes, he has to pump in both sunshine and the Internet.

Review: Parallels Desktop 7 for Mac

Posted on 29/01/2012 by Chris Hauk

For those unfamiliar with Parallels, it’s an application you can run on your Mac that will allow you to run Windows, and various other operating systems side by side with your Mac applications.


Launch Center – An Automator for iOS

Posted on 27/01/2012 by Chris Hauk

Cult of Mac gives a quick peek at an app that looks to be the answer to my prayers. “Launch Center” allows the user to set up a a single tap to accomplish tasks that normally would take multiple taps and gestures on your iPhone.