Investment bank UBS recently published its "Prices and Earnings" research note for 2015, tracking everything from taxes, incomes and working hours to the how long it takes the average person to earn enough for an iPhone or a Big Mac. One...Show More Summary
Beyond Eyes Developed by: Tiger & Squid and Team17 Published by: Team17 Available on: Mac, PC, Xbox OneIs there a space in the commercial video game marketplace for sketches — not just short games but experiments that lay the groundwork...Show More Summary
If you find that you regularly need to put together fliers, newsletters, and brochures on a regular basis, you may want to take a look at Belight Software’s new update to Swift Publisher 4 ($15), a desktop publishing app that makes it easy to get great results from without breaking your software budget. Show More Summary
I am super psyched to introduce you to a new app on iOS – the Cult of Mac Magazine app. The magazine is published every Saturday and it is a really great way to read all the stuff we publish here during the week. It is a library of all the previous issues plus the […]
Belight Software has launched Swift Publisher 4, the latest version of its desktop publishing software. Swift Publisher 4, which allows you build layouts for brochures, newsletters, menus, and more, has added several new features, including a new look for OS X Yosemite and OS X El Capitan, support for Photos for OS X, and 70 new design templates. Show More Summary
Anyone interested in helming a Windows PC from the comfort of their MacBook can do so now as Microsoft has gone ahead and published a preview edition of its Remote Desktop app for Mac.
Apple announced through a Support Pages document published Wednesday that the latest version of Boot Camp, which is currently rolling out to OS X Yosemite users as a system update, now comes with support for 64-bit versions of Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system.
This post is brought to you by Lucidpress. Anyone involved in digital publishing is pretty much forced to work with one of two applications: Microsoft’s Publisher or Adobe’s InDesign. The pricing of the two reflects the fact that they’re the only two games in town. And since Publisher is PC-only, Mac users have only one […]
Mojang isn't just focused on shipping endless variations of Minecraft -- it can publish other games, too. As proof, the Microsoft-owned team has announced that Cobalt, an Oxeye-developed 2D platform game for Mac, PC, Xbox 360 and Xbox One, will finally arrive (it was unveiled in 2012) in October. Show More Summary
Don't Starve will be getting a new single-player expansion entitled Shipwrecked. Due this autumn on PC, Mac and Linux, Shipwrecked is being published by Capy Games, the company behind Superbrothers: Sword and Sworcery, Super Time Force and Below Shipwrecked will contain "new playable characters, biomes, creatures and seasonal effects." Read more…
For me, it’s the burning question of 2015: “Should I buy an Apple Watch?” As editor and publisher of Cult of Mac, everybody’s always asking me if Apple’s smartwatch is a must-buy. The simple answer is there’s no simple answer, for reasons that might surprise you. Obviously I’m an Apple fan, but not everybody loves […]
Mac sales rose 16.1 percent year-over-year in the June quarter, even as the PC industry as a whole shrank 11.8 percent, according to new data published on Thursday by research firm IDC.
Publisher Square Enix pulls game from sale and offers refunds.
Apple on Tuesday released GarageBand 10.1 for the Mac, adding a number of features including Force Touch support and the ability to publish directly to Apple Music Connect.
In tandem with today’s launch of Apple Music, the company has also pushed out an update to its GarageBand ($5) music creation software, with a tie-in that allows artists to now publish their tracks directly to the Apple Music Connect service, allowing jams and mixes in progress to be quickly shared with fans.
Apple has published an update for iBooks Author to accompany today’s iOS 8.4 mobile software upgrade. The new version of the Mac app allows content creators to export their rich media textbooks for the iPhone. Previously these types of books were reserved exclusively for the iPad, but iOS 8.4 enabled compatiblity on a wider range of devices. […]
As promised, Apple has released GarageBand 10.1 through the Mac App Store. The update includes previously highlighted new features including 10 new Drummers, new synths and a ‘Transform Pad’ feature. The update also includes support for Apple’s new Force Touch trackpads from the 12-inch MacBook and 15-inch MacBook Pro. For artists publishing to Apple Music, […]
You know that coffee perks you up. And when you’re sad, mac and cheese can make you feel better. But could miso soup or sauerkraut help you feel less tense at parties?Yes, according to a new study, published online in the journal Psychiatry Research. Show More Summary
Earlier this week, researchers from several universities published a report exposing a string of security vulnerabilities in iOS and OS X. The vulnerabilities, all labeled as XARA weaknesses, let malicious apps approved on the Mac and...Show More Summary
A group of six university researchers claim to have successfully bypassed Apple’s tight App Store approval processes to publish Mac and iOS malware apps. According to the report, the team presented the zero-day vulnerability to Apple back in October 2014 and were … Read more ›