Tips for working with Mac iMessage / Messages
I’m already a long-time fan of Apple’s iMessage program [tip: It's now called "Messages" in Mac OS X] but I’m wondering whether there’s more I can do with the program than just send lines of text back and forth?
How To Make a Bootable Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite USB External Drive?
I’m in on the beta program and am eager to start trying out Mac OS X Yosemite (10.10) but am very aware that it’s a beta release. So I want to install it on a removable USB flashdrive. Doable? And … Continue reading
OS X Yosemite Unveiled at WWDC
Apple kicked off its Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday with the usual keynote led by Tim Cook. First on the agenda was a look at the new version of OS X. It’s called Yosemite, keeping in line with its new … Continue reading
Yahoo Making Aggressive Efforts To Convince Apple To Switch iOS’ Main Search Engine
Rumor has it that Yahoo is focused on trying to convince Apple to switch the default search experience on iOS to Yahoo rather than Google. Would you like to see this happen? Let us know in the comments. Kara Swisher at … Continue reading
Windows And Mac Get OneNote For Free
Are you a Mac user that stares longingly at your friend’s Windows desktop wishing you had access to OneNote? Well, stare no longer as Microsoft has finally ported its note keeping app to your platform of choice.
How Bad Is Apple’s Security Flaw?
An Apple security flaw has been discovered and it could be allowing hackers to beat encryption and intercept email and other communications. Last week, Apple released an update that would fix the flaw on mobile devices running iOS, such as … Continue reading
Getting Started with Chromecast on Mac OS X
At $35, the Google Chromecast device is very cool, but does it work with MacBooks, iMacs or other Mac OS X systems?
$10 Billion In Sales Reached From Apple App Store In 2013
Are you an Apple App Store developer? Did you create a best selling app in 2013? If so, you may have contributed to the Apple App Store’s best month ever.
Access Microsoft SkyDrive on a MacBook?
Is it possible to access Microsoft’s SkyDrive service from a Mac system, either my iMac in the office or my MacBook Pro? I could use Dropbox, but SkyDrive is so well integrated into Windows 8, it’d just be a lot … Continue reading
iPad-Optimized Apple Store App To Launch In Late 2013
Apple has launched a new Apple Store app tailored specifically for its iPad devices. The company released such an app for the iPhone a few years back, but surprisingly has never had an iPad-optimized experience for it.