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Office for Mac 2011 is out

10/26/2010, It’s official, Office 2011 for Mac is out, and from what we’re hearing on main street, this is getting people excited. Why? Usually because the previous email experience with Entourage was horrible. Entourage was slow, was getting clogged for...

Skype 2.8.x for Mac doesn’t work on the new Macbook Air

10/25/2010, We’ve experienced it ourselves and a users have started to report (here’s a bug report), but it looks like Skype for Mac version 2.8.x is having a bit of a problem with the new Macbook Air (MBA). The symptoms are that Skype gets stuck forever...

Windows Phone 7 Connector Syncs Your WP7 Device With Your Mac

10/21/2010, It was previously mentioned that a Zune client will be arriving for the Mac and now the application has been confirmed as the Windows Phone 7 connector. The application can be set to automatically sync with your device on connection to your Mac, giving...

FaceTime video chat support arrives on the Mac platform

10/20/2010, Just a few months ago, FaceTime video chat was only available to iPhone 4 owners, and this happened only via a Wi-Fi network and nowhere else. Well, today Apple has decided that it is time FaceTime video chat is ready to be a Mac OS X application so that...

AutoCAD Software For Mac Is Back

10/18/2010, AutoCAD fans who use a Mac should be overjoyed to hear that the software is now available for Mac users once again, after leaving the Mac platform a good 18 years ago and becoming a PC exclusive. If you’re already using AutoCAD on Windows, the...

Limera1n runs on Mac, Greenpois0n plays nice with Linux and Mac

10/17/2010, Geohot’s iOS 4.1 jailbreak known as Limera1n will now play nice with Linux platforms in addition to those running on Windows and Mac OS X machines, while Chronic Dev Team’s greenpois0n variant will be able to handle just relevant iDevices...

Hackintosh Hardware Installed In An Amazon Cardboard Box

10/07/2010, We’ve seen various case mods before, and every now and then a strange one surfaces. Next up is a hackintosh machine that’s been crammed into a cardboard box, instead of the usual PC casing. Apparently the user was having an issue getting Adobe...

Nagisa Phone concept looks good

09/27/2010, Mac Funamizu is back with yet another design, and this time round it will be a smartphone known as the Nagisa Phone. A couple of key elements stand out here, where the first would be the dented looking keypad that might remind some of you out there of a...

Adobe Announces Photoshop/Premiere Elements 9 For Windows And Mac

09/21/2010, Photoshop fans should be happy to hear that Adobe has announced the release of Photoshop Elements 9 and Premiere Elements 9, which are available for both PC and Mac users, making it the first time that Premiere Elements has been available for the Mac...

Triple boot your Mac machine

08/27/2010, Own a Mac machine but do not want to limit it to just Mac OS X? Well, here’s a tutorial on letting your Mac run on more than one operating system – we’re talking about a triple boot process, where an Intel-based Mac will be configured to...

Next Windows Home Server To Offer Mac Support

08/17/2010, Is Microsoft getting serious about Mac customers? After launching its own PC vs Mac comparison site, the software giant has now released an updated version of its Windows Home Server (codenamed Vail) which is used in networked storage appliances such as...

Study Shows Nearly Half Of Student Notebook Buyers Choosing Macs

08/09/2010, The folks over at Apple should be pretty happy as a new Student Monitor study reveals that almost half of college students getting a notebook plan to buy Macs, and of the 87 percent of prospective buyers, 47 percent plan to get a version of the MacBook,...

Microsoft Releases Video To Promote Office For Mac 2011 Features

07/28/2010, Microsoft has released a new promotional video that shows some of the new features in Office for Mac 2011. The video shows off a new template gallery that allows users to choose from various designs or additional content from the Internet. Outlook...

Toshiba Canvio drive targets Mac systems

07/13/2010, Toshiba has started to roll out its Canvio drive which will see action on Mac systems, since it was specially formatted that way, and will ship pre-loaded with Mac-specific backup software as well. The NTI Shadow 5 software is more than capable of...