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#Friday5 – 5 Copies of Aperture 3 to Give Away + a $20 iTunes Voucher!

Posted on 07/06/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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We have hooked up a local retailer to give away 5 copies of Aperture 3 – Apple’s powerful prosumer photo editing software! Aperture would normally cost you a whopping $80, but thanks to a generous donation from a local retailer, we’re giving away 5 copies today absolutely free! Hooray for surplus retail licenses!


Review: ioSafe Solo G3 – A Disaster-Proof External Drive For Your Data!

Posted on 06/06/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Despite the importance of certain digital goods, most people do not safeguard their data the same way they might safeguard a birth certificate or house title. And why not? Well – a large hard drive is of little use to you if it’s locked in a fire safe. But what if there was a fire safe specifically for your data? As it turns out, there is. Say hello to the ioSafe Solo G3.


Apple Set to Launch New MacBook Airs (With 802.11ac ‘Gigabit WiFi’) at WWDC

Posted on 06/06/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler


Earlier this week, Intel officially released their latest 4th-gen Haswell processors – including a more power-friendly version perfect for the MacBook Air. And speaking of the MacBook Air, 9to5Mac has gotten their hands on additional confirmation that Apple is preparing to launch new models of the popular notebook at WWDC!


Apple Reportedly Preparing ‘Something Really Different’ for The Next-Gen Mac Pro

Posted on 05/06/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

mac pro thumb 1 forum user and video professional Andrew Baird claims to have some inside information about Apple’s new Pro-level Mac, stating that the new Mac Pro would definitely be worth the wait. What’s more, the information appears to have originated with Apple’s project manager for the new machine, Douglas Brooks!


Mac Pro Retail Supplies Drying Up Ahead of WWDC

Posted on 31/05/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple’s WWDC conference is almost upon us, and with the expectation that the company will unveil new Macs at the event, I decided to do a bit of checking around on retail stock levels. What I found, somewhat to my surprise, was a remarkable shortage of Apple’s entry-level Mac Pro.


Dalrymple: Apple Expected to Unveil New Macs, Revamped iOS and OS X Versions at WWDC

Posted on 29/05/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler


With Apple’s June 10th WWDC keynote right around the corner, many are wondering what to expect Apple to unveil at the event. Noted Apple journalist Jim Dalrymple – known for his familiarity with Apple at virtually all levels – sheds some light on the matter, noting that for starters, we should not expect new iOS devices.


Say Hello to Opera’s New Browser: Opera Next for Windows and Mac!

Posted on 28/05/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler


Opera has released the latest version of its web browser for Mac and Windows, completely rebuilt from the ground up! The browser, dubbed Opera Next, is currently still a beta of sorts, but it sports a beautiful new design, is quite snappy even when loading content-rich pages, and has a look and feel that may redefine Opera’s position in the browser market.


How to Limit The Size of a Time Machine Backup

Posted on 27/05/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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There are a lot of cool things you can do with Apple’s Time Machine backup service in OS X – which has a lot of power tools that most people aren’t aware of. One such feature is the ability to restrict the size of the Time Machine backup. While this isn’t an “official” feature of Time Machine as much as it is various hacks you can perform, it does the job quite well.


How to Reclaim Lost Disk Space by Deleting Old iOS Device Backups

Posted on 24/05/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Have a small hard drive? Running out of space? Your iPhone, iPod, and iPad backups may be partially to blame. TiPb shares a tip on how to reclaim that lost space. If you have multiple iDevices, and consider that each one can hold anywhere from 8 to 64 gigs of space, it’s easy to see how it can all add up. Here’s how to clean them up!


Review: Visual Watermark – A Quick and Easy Watermarking App for Mac

Posted on 23/05/2013 by C. Marie Johnson


Photography has become a huge part of people’s everyday lives with the introduction of the digital camera, smart phones and tablets everyone is a photographer. There are plenty of apps on the market to post and share photos, which leads to reproduction of those uploaded images, how do you ensure you get credit where credit is due? Meet Visual Watermark.


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