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Microsoft includes Lion features in Office 2011

07/29/2011, They say never to put all your eggs in one basket, so it was quite a relief many years ago to see Intel play nice with Apple, and having Microsoft jump aboard to deliver Office on the Mac? That was a surreal experience, and today’s generation might...

Updated MacBook Air receives teardown

07/22/2011, The brand new MacBook Air has been out only a day, and unsurprisingly the folks over at iFixit have already gotten their hands on one and have given it the teardown treatment we’ve come to expect. After all, they did it with the previous MacBook Air...

Safari 5.1 offers users protection against malware via sandboxing

07/21/2011, Mac users, if you have not updated to the new OS X Lion yet, perhaps it’s time that you did, especially if web security is a huge concern of yours. It seems that along with the new hardware refreshes of the MacBook Air and the Mac Mini, and the release...

Mac OS X Lion officially released

07/20/2011, The day is finally here – after confirmation from Apple’s CFO Peter Oppenheimer yesterday, today will mark the release of the long awaited update to the Mac OS X operating system, Lion. Here’s what the update will bring, in case you needed a...

Show off your inner geek with a mouse belt buckle

07/11/2011, Belt buckles are almost as good as wearing statement t-shirts. After all, sporting a huge belt buckle with the Batman symbol on it probably lets the world know that you’re a huge Batman fan; either that you’re just really attention seeking. If...

Razer brings plethora of gaming peripherals to the Mac

07/05/2011, When it comes to gaming on the computer, the PC beats the Mac hands down in terms of choices, so it is no surprise to see that gaming peripherals for the PC far outnumber those for the Mac platform, but that does not mean companies like Razer have left...

Mac OS X Lion: now Golden Master status

07/01/2011, If you’re excited about getting your hands on the next version of the Mac OS X operating system, Lion, you’ll be glad to know that it’s not too far away. Apple has been reported to have started seeding the Golden Master version of the operating...

Apple updates Keynote Remote app

07/01/2011, Apple has just released a new update for its Keynote Remote app. In case you’ve got no idea what this app does, it turns your iOS device into a remote control (over WiFi) for your Mac computer that’s running Keynote – Apple’s...

iVigilo turns your Mac computer into a security camera

06/28/2011, Pretty much every laptop comes with a front facing camera these days, and while not everybody makes use of it for video calling, there are other ways to make use of the camera – namely as a surveillance devices. The folks over at Naboo have just...

Duke Nukem Forever coming to the Mac platform

06/27/2011, When it comes to serious gaming, the Mac platform is clearly inferior to the Windows-based PC – but that doesn’t mean quality titles haven’t passed through the Mac OS door before. Unfortunately, one of the upcoming games for the Mac has...

Apple Stores to offer free WiFi for Mac OS X Lion upgraders

06/21/2011, We all know that Apple will be eschewing physical media for the upcoming update of its operating system (and all other apps as well) – a move that has both bad and good points. This means that Apple doesn’t have to waste money on physical...

Apple Back To School Promotion Gives $100 Mac App Store Credit

06/16/2011, We had reported a couple days ago that there were rumors that this year’s Apple Back To School promotion would be giving away $100 in Mac App Store credit instead of the usual iPod that many Apple customers had gotten accustomed to over the...

New Apple Patent Suggests Wireless Charging

06/15/2011, We all know about wireless charging with the Qi which basically lets you put your device, or devices, on a power mat to charge, eliminating the need for multiple wires and extension cords. The fact of the matter is that you would still require one power...