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|Archived Since:||July 24, 2009|
Developers for Apple’s platforms have long had to walk a knife’s edge, balancing their desire to implement powerful features with their need to ensure that those ideas fall within Apple’s prescribed bounds. Unfortunately, those bounds often seem to be moving targets. Show More Summary
Like your portable drives with a splash of color? Check out the USB 3.0 bus-powered SSD2go from Angelbird. Angelbird’s online store lets you choose between eight different colors for its case and a second of those colors for its backplate. Show More Summary
Those conscious in an age when we carried around bandoliers of gadgets rather than a single device to text, surf the web, make and receive calls, take pictures, and shoot videos may recall Cisco’s Flip video pocket camcorders. Small,...Show More Summary
While the iPhone 5c has been overshadowed by the 5s, it is reportedly doing one thing right: Prompting buyers to switch from Samsung, LG, and other Apple rivals. (news.cnet.com)
Integration of two popular platforms makes powerful remedy for email overload.
There’s been a lot of talk about Apple and innovation in the tech press lately, and probably not in a way that Apple would prefer. Elsewhere on Macworld, my colleague Christopher Breen wrote a thoughtufl piece on innovation and iteration—so...Show More Summary
A court in California has ruled against Samsung Electronics’ attempt to stay the proceedings in a patent dispute with Apple, agreeing with Apple that the procedure for reexamination of its patent could take years, and there was no certainty...Show More Summary
When FileMaker relegated Bento to the dustbin, users of the occasionally maligned but rather excellent and exceedingly simple personal database for the Mac and iOS were left wondering what’s next for the collection of Bento data they had accumulated over the previous few years. Show More Summary
“Keep your friends close, your enemies closer, and stay away from crazy pundits,” is what the Macalope’s mother always told him. Why didn’t he listen? WHY?! Instead, here we are on another weekend, dissecting lazy arguments, backwards...Show More Summary
Make it go away! A hidden feature makes spam, abusive posts, and mindless drivel disappear from your Facebook newsfeed.
Google just notched another big source of streaming video for Chromecast, with HBO Go support now available on iOS, Android, and the Web. As with every other app that supports Chromecast, you don't have to do much to get HBO Go streaming on your television. Show More Summary
Hey, who missed Henry Blodget?! Really? No one? Huh. OK. Well, he’s back. Sorry? “Come On, Apple Fans, It’s Time To Admit That The Company Is Blowing It” (no link but tip o’ the antlers to Paul Baptist). Blowing what? It’s certainly not blowing it with its products. Show More Summary
An indoor cycling sensor, the XSPIN tracks your activities on a variety of stationary bikes.
Photography software for Mac OS X just got a new variation on the theme. Macphun—developers of the popular Snapheal and FX Photo Studio—recently debuted Intensify, a photo editor that specializes in enhancing image details. It works with a variety of image formats, including Raw and PSD (pro version only). Show More Summary
It used to be easy: Did you want an iPad? Which capacity? Need cellular networking? Done. Now, though, we’re up to four different iPad models, each with several permutations. Then you have to think about what capacity, whether or not you want cellular networking, and even what color you want. Phew. Show More Summary
Everything, organized In this week’s Mac app roundup, we’ll help you organize your time, read your news, manage your every thought, and even … learn your ABCs. 2Do 1.5.1 Despite the minor version bump, Guided Ways Technologies’s $40Show More Summary
Launch Center Pro is an iOS app that helps you get more out of, and do stuff more efficiently with, your iPhone or iPod touch. This week’s video shows you how you might take advantage of Launch Center Pro to be more productive. Transcript Hi,...Show More Summary
A new look for some old friends This week's roundup of apps brings plenty of old favorites, renovated with new looks and new features to ensure your iOS device stays central to your life. Comet ISON Comet ISON is due at the center of...Show More Summary
Apple’s flashy hardware gets all the attention in the aftermath of an Apple product launch—we’re looking in your direction, iPad Air—but the company produces some pretty noteworthy software, too. We’ll take a look at three applications—iMovie,...Show More Summary
Writing for CNet, Brooke Crothers seems to have a weird definition of vision. “Apple has the goods, Microsoft the vision” The iPad Air isn’t visionary, but it’s a strong update. Well, it’s visionary in that it’s the continuation of the iPad vision. Show More Summary