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Siri functionality on your Mac?

11/13/2011, One of the iPhone 4S’ strength would be the inclusion of Siri, your virtual talking assistant who is able to help you out in a variety of situations, although a lot of it depends on the plug-ins that it works with in the background, in addition to...

Mac OS X Lion adoption seems to have plateaued according to report

11/11/2011, Apple’s Mac OS X Lion was launched some time in the middle of the year and was met with both praise and criticism, much like everything else in life. However it appears that in this case, the critics may have been on to something as web as publisher...

Iomega launches eGo Mac Edition Portable Hard Drive

11/10/2011, Looking to buy a portable hard drive for your Mac computer? You might want to give the new eGo Mac Edition from Iomega a shot – especially if you’re known for having butterfingers. Iomega has just announced its latest Mac-oriented hard drive that...

Ultra-thin 15″ Mac notebook closer to being put into production

10/31/2011, A while back there has been some talk of Apple possibly creating an ultra-thin Mac notebook, which many seem to think that it will be inspired by the MacBook Air’s ultra-thin unibody design. No word on what sort of Mac notebook this will be, although a...

Parallels Desktop 7 lets you run Windows 8 on your Mac

10/06/2011, Mac users who are keen on trying out Windows 8 on their Mac machines will be pleased to know that there’s a solution for you in the form of an app called Parallels Desktop 7. In case you didn’t know, Parallels Desktop 7 is a Mac app that...

Magic FrogPad turns your Apple Magic Trackpad into a keyboard

10/03/2011, Love your Magic Trackpad and wish that you could use it for everything including typing? Well, you’re in luck. The folks over at FrogPad have come up with a new accessory called the Magic FrogPad that turns your Apple Magic Trackpad into a compact...

Mac computers’ Thunderbolt ports will support optical cables

09/27/2011, Instead of following the PC and equipping their computers with USB 3.0 ports, Apple has equipped their Mac computers with Intel’s Thunderbolt standard instead. While there is a possibility that future Macs may adopt USB 3.0, for now it looks like if...

OSX/flashback.A malware discovered for Mac

09/27/2011, While in general, Mac computers are less prone to viruses and malware, there are still a couple that manage to slip in under the radar from time to time. A while back we reported on a malware that disguised itself as part of Adobe Flash’s installation,...

Splashtop Remote Desktop, now for Mac

09/22/2011, Splashtop Remote Desktop is now available for Mac. If you have not tried it yet, it is a remote-desktop software that allows a Mac computer (there’s a PC version as well) to be controlled remotely by another device (PC, Mac, Android, iOS). There are...

Unreal Engine 3 heads for Mac OS X platform

09/21/2011, When it comes to computer games, those on the Windows platform benefit far more than folks using Mac OS X – there is just no comparison, although some basic staples such as Diablo, Starcraft and of course, Warcraft (hey, all of those are Blizzard...

Fake Apple stores ordered to hand over products

09/16/2011, If you thought that fake Apple stores were limited to China, you would be wrong as not too long ago fake stores were discovered in the US. Two such stores in Queens were accused of trademark infringement and in the latest development of the case, they...

Mac OS X security flaw discovered in Preview

09/08/2011, Heads up Mac OS X users, a security flaw has been spotted in Apple’s Preview application, the default app used to open image and PDF files. It was discovered by Christian Kienle, a developer for several Mac apps, and while it may not seem like a huge...