Now that early bird customers have already begun receiving their Thunderbolt Displays, the Apple Online Store now shows a shipping time for the product of just 3-5 days. down from the prior estimated 2-3 week delivery.
In this Mac tip I show you how to regain access to your hard drive directly from your desktop.
In this Mac tip I show you how to reactivate the right click on your Magic Mouse after you have clean installed Mac OS X Lion. This is also a handy tip for anyone who has purchased a new Mac.
In this Mac tip I show you how to turn off the new restore windows feature that was released with the Mac OS X Lion operating system.
Google finished out the week by issuing the final release of Chrome 14, finally bringing full support for Mac OS X Lion, including Lion’s animations, full-screen app mode and invisible scroll bars. The release also fixes bugs and addresses crashing issues in previous versions.
Apple’s recent support document detailing the connection options and limitations for the new Thunderbolt Display contains an intriguing reference to a Late 2011 iMac in its compatibility chart.
As the first shipments of Apple’s new 27-inch Thunderbolt Display begin arriving at customers’ doors, Apple has published a new support document revealing some of the limitations of the new display regarding multiple display support.
Apple’s new 27-inch Thunderbolt Cinema Displays have already began arriving to customers who purchased early on. The display looks almost exactly like the previous 27-inch Apple Cinema Display, but includes USB ports, a Firewire 800 port, ethernet, and Thunderbolt connectivity.
A new report from TheNextWeb reveals that the Mac App Store now warns you when purchasing a Mac app that you already have installed. Notably, this seems to work not only for Mac App Store apps, but also for apps you’ve purchased directly from a developer.
In this Mac tip I show you how to use the new file lock option found in Mac OS X Lion in order to prevent unnecessary and accidental changes.
Some early adopters of Apple’s early 2011 Thunderbolt-enabled MacBook Pros have been reporting performance issues that seem to be related to cable interference inside the MacBook Pro chassis. According to OWC, however, yesterday’s firmware update should have fixed the issue.
One of the many forward-looking changes found in Mac OS X Lion is the sad fact that Apple appears to have formally discontinued support for old analog modems.
Feral Interactive has just announced that they plan to launch a Mac version of their popular Batman: Arkham Asylum game on October 13, 2011. The gave will retail for $39.99, and will be available in both boxed and digital versions.
A new post on the Skype Blog this morning reveals that Microsoft’s latest beta of Skype for Mac now integrates with Facebook, allowing your Facebook friends to see your online status without leaving Facebook, and allowing you to see theirs without leaving Skype.
A 9to5Mac reader has reported that the Thunderbolt Display he ordered in mid-August has now shipped, and is on its way to his home.
Apple recently issued a MacBook Pro EFI firmware update to improve compatibility between the MacBook Pro and Apple’s Thunderbolt Display, but included another nice trick in the bag – adding Lion Internet Recovery to Thunderbolt-enabled MacBook Pros!