The Best Buy Black Friday 2014 deals are out for your perusal, and if you’re willing to fight for them, you can grab some decent deals on Apple and Beats products.
If you’re a paid subscriber to the Spotify streaming music service, ($9.99 per month), you’ll be glad to know a new feature has been added that allows you to use your iPhone or iPad as a remote control for playback on your Mac.
IDC has finalized their numbers PC shipment numbers, and confirms the Mac hit its highest share of the US market ever, with 13%. Apple took third place, behind HP at 28% and Dell with 24%.
Apple has added the ability to upload images to its iCloud.com beta site for developers. The public site allows users to view, download, and delete their iCloud Photo Library images, but doesn’t currently allow uploading of photos to the library.
Apple announced on Thursday that it is putting measures into place to block apps containing the “WireLurker” malware. The malware transmits itself from an infected Mac to iOS devices via a USB cable, thereby infecting the iOS device. Apple is preventing the infected applications from launching.
It’s another MacTrast Deals Double-Shot! Today we’re offering two great deals! – NetSpot Pro, which is great, easy to use wireless survey tool – and The Cyber Security Developer Bundle – Which offers 60 hours of hacking & secure development training.
Popular Mac photo editing app Pixelmator received some update love today. Version 3.3 of the Photoshop alternative gets a redesigned interface, OS X Yosemite support, Handoff and iCloud Drive support, and more.
Researchers from Palo Alto Networks have published a research paper detailing how a new malware strain is infecting both Mac computers and iOS devices. “WireLurker” targets users in China.
Racially diverse emoji should find their way to your device sometime in 2015. The Unicode Consortium has released a technical report (via Emojipedia) detailing a new method for handling the representation of multi-ethnic groups in emoji.
Today’s MacTrast Deals offers a double-shot of two great individual offers! First, The MacX DVD Video Converter Pro Pack allows you to rip & convert movies, DVDs & videos to your iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV and Android devices. Then, our second offer, Time Doctor Lifetime, lets you track & save time for optimal productivity!
Even though the NFL season is half over, (not halftime, that’s something entirely different), there’s still time to set up your ultimate fan cave in time for the College bowl games, and that big game that comes at the end of the NFL season.
Hope you didn’t have any plans for the rest of the weekend… You’ve likely heard of the Internet Archive, a non-profit organization who is working toward building a library of the digital world. This weekend the organization opened a new wing of their site, the Internet Arcade — a selection of more than 900 fully playable, online arcade games from the 1970s through the 1990s.
Better move soon if you’re going to grab this great Mac bundle, because it ends this weekend! – The Mac to The Future Bundle features 8 top of the line Mac apps, PLUS 25 OS X and web development courses, all for the low price of $29.99 – Better grab this one before it is gone!
Microsoft has announced the release of a new Outlook for Mac for users of Office 365. The new version includes a number of improvements, including a new look and feel.
A number of users have been reporting Wi-Fi issues on their Macs ever since upgrading to OS X Yosemite.
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