Sunshine is a free application for Android and iOS devices as well as Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X that enables you to share files of any size directly between devices and with friends. It can sometimes be difficult to share large files with others or transfer them from one device to the next. Show More Summary
Mac: When an app connects to a network in iOS, you get a handy little indicator in the top bar so you know when apps are connecting to the internet. Loading is a Mac app that brings that same functionality to OS X. Read more...
If you run a Mac server, what's the best way to back up data using Time Machine? That's the question posed to me in this week's Mac Help. Now, I'll extol the virtues of the Mac mini as a home and small business server until my dying day. Show More Summary
Apple has issued a new Digital Camera RAW Compatibility update for Mac today that adds support the image format for a slew of new cameras. The update clocks in at version 6.04 and adds RAW compatibility to OS X Yosemite for the following...Show More Summary
A long-running Apple Support Communities thread with 257 posts complaining of audio issues when using a pre-Bluetooth LE Mac on Yosemite reports that the issue is still present in OS X 10.10.3 and 10.10.4 Beta. The issue reportedly affects a number of machines up to and including late-2011 Macs. I am experiencing an issue with […]
Mac OS X 10.2 and later versions have automatic processes that clean up fragmented files from the hard drive, but it can get to the point where you still need to defrag an older, slower-performing hard drive in your Mac. One of the simplest and most user-friendly methods is to use a trusted third-party defragmentation program. Show More Summary
Those who know me could have placed large sums of money on me being the last person in the world to get a Mac. I love C#, Visual Studio, even Windows 8, and in general most things that Microsoft puts outBefore I lose half my audience: last week I broke down and picked up a 13" MacBook Pro. I even
How your Mail app is set to load remote content can give e-mail scammers valuable information about you. A setting in Apple's Mail app for OS X that makes it more convenient to view your emails may also be telling scammers that you're reading your emails. Show More Summary
Earlier this year, the Microsoft team launched a new tool to make it easier to test sites in IE regardless of which platform you’re on; seriously! It’s part of their work on Microsoft Edge and its new rendering engine and new user-agent string, which is a fork of Trident that’s far more interoperable with the mobile Web. Show More Summary
The new MacBook has been out for a couple of weeks, and OS X apps are starting to take advantage of its Force Touch trackpad. Pixelmator, a popular photo editor and Photoshop alternative on the Mac, is an early example … Read more ›
At Build developer conference, Microsoft today announced its first full preview of the.NET Core runtime for Linux and Mac OS X..NET Core is a modular implementation that can be used in a wide variety of verticals, scaling from the data center to touch based devices, is available as open source, and is supported […]
More dev tools, including a new free text editor for Mac OS X, Linux, and Windows.
Users may see more Tweets in future updates to iOS and OS X. According to Twitter CEO Dick Costolo, Twitter is working with Apple on injecting Tweets into the Spotlight feature on iPhones, iPads, iPod touches, and Macs. Costolo made the comments as part of yesterday’s Twitter quarterly earnings call, according to a transcript: And finally, […]
Popular Mac image editor Pixelmator has been updated to version 3.3.2, bringing support for Photos for Mac, a new repair tool, and more. Pixelmator lets you easily access your images from the new Photos app on OS X. You can access your library from Photos in Pixelmator's photo browser, letting you quickly open any image in the app. Show More Summary
Ever get the sense that OS X Yosemite isn't quite fully baked? That's how I feel especially when I depend on Continuity features like Instant Hotspot. Continuity in Yosemite and iOS 8 makes the experience of using a Mac and iOS device much more fluid and seamless. Show More Summary
Now that Apple has released its Photos app for OS X, it’s probably a good time to deal with cleaning up your library before migrating it over and moving it to iCloud Photo Library — especially since you’ll need to pay Apple for space to upload your photos to iCloud, and if you have duplicates in your library, those definitely will count. Show More Summary
Mac owners: Perfect your pictures with these tips for the new, free Photos image-editing app for OS X Yosemite.
The three-finger tap is one of OS X's most overlooked multitouch features, but it can also be among the most useful. Here's a great way to use it to avoid tab overload in Safari.
This guide will teach you how to install the Arduino IDE and connect to your Intel® Edison or Intel® Galileo board on Windows OS, Mac OS X, or Linux OS.
The Apple Watch is a brand new product platform for Apple, offering a significantly different experience compared to Apple's already established platforms, iOS and Mac OS. As the device is getting onto more and more wrists over the coming...Show More Summary