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How to Use Your Mac’s Keyboard to Type on Your iOS Device

Posted on 31/12/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Have you ever needed to type something into your iPad, but didn’t have a bluetooth keyboard with you? Typing directly on the screen can be a pain. Fortunately, a handy app called Type2Phone ($4.99, Mac App Store) can help you out by allowing you to use your Mac as a keyboard for your iPad!


Apple’s Famous “1984″ Ad Actually Premiered on December 31, 1983

Posted on 31/12/2013 by Chris Hauk


Remember the icon Apple commercial “1984?” Directed by Ridley Scott, the award-winning ad introduced the world to the Macintosh, promising to help users break free from “Big Brother” IBM. While it has always been assumed that the 60-second commercial ran in its entirety only once – during the 1984 Super Bowl – it actually ran once before, just a few weeks earlier.


New Mac Pro Confirmed to Have Removable/Replacable CPU

Posted on 27/12/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Following confirmation that the device will have upgradable RAM and SSDs (and even the graphics card, if manufacturers produce them in the new form factor), a teardown performed by OWC reveals that the processor is replaceable and upgradable as well!


Review: iGreetingCard Deluxe – Create Stunning Greeting Cards on Your Mac

Posted on 27/12/2013 by Chris Hauk


Sure, it’s really easy to just go out to a Hallmark store and buy greeting cards. But what if you wanted to give your loved ones something a little more personalized? Too much trouble you say? Meet iGreetingCard Deluxe, the easy to to use Mac app that helps you create your own personalized photo greeting cards.


Early Mac Pro Orders Already Begin Arriving – Just in Time for Christmas!

Posted on 24/12/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler


Following reports that Apple has officially begun shipping the first orders of their new 2013 MacBook Pro, which were supposed to arrive by the 30th of December, MacRumors reports that some customers have already begun receiving their orders ahead of schedule – just in time to play with it for Christmas!


How to Replace or Upgrade the RAM and SSD in the New 2013 Mac Pro

Posted on 24/12/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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While many initially worried how upgradable Apple’s new 2013 Mac Pro would be when they first announced it on stage back in June, it turns out that both the RAM and the built-in SSD are actually fully user upgradeable and replaceable. This is essential for many professionals who keep their machine for years and enjoy customizing it.


OpenEmu 1.0 Console Emulator Now Available for OS X

Posted on 23/12/2013 by Chris Hauk


OpenEmu 1.0, the open source project designed to bring game emulation to the Mac, has officially launched. The emulator, launched after a lengthy beta, was designed from the ground up for OS X.


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