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TwelveSouth PlugBug World for International Charging

March 26, 2013 | 9 You may remember back to around a year ago when the PlugBug was released by TwelveSouth to great critical acclaim. This fantastic Mac and iDevice charger was the perfect solution for charging any of your Apple devices, and it was handy enough to carry around every single place you go. The TwelveSouth PlugBug has now gone through a major update, and this time it has gone international. The adapter is now swappable and you can use it in the United Kingdom, anywhere in Continental Europe, Australia, Read more [...]

Redeem iTunes Gift Cards via Camera in iTunes 11

November 29, 2012 | 1 In Apple's just-released iTunes 11, users visiting the iTunes Store to redeem gift cards have a new option allowing them to simply take a photo of the code on the back of the card with their computer's camera in order to redeem their cards. The option, which requires a card containing a box around the code to assist with recognition, allows users to quickly and easily redeem gift cards without having to worry about accurately typing in the unique 16-character code. Users are also still allowed Read more [...]

Apple Considering Switch From Intel Chips in Future Macs

November 28, 2012 | 1 Anybody remember the uproar back in 2005 when Apple decided to change to Intel Processors from PowerPC Chips? This came as a result of a number of problems with this chip, including power consumption issues. Well it looks like Apple is set to change again, although this time they won’t be going for a pre-existing chip, instead they will be developing one of their own. This comes after last year when rumours were abound that they were planning on switching from Intel to ARM processors in their future Read more [...]

New iMac’s Available November 30th

November 27, 2012 | Apple® today announced the all-new iMac® will be available on Friday, November 30. Featuring a stunning design, brilliant display with reduced reflection, faster processors and an innovative new storage option called Fusion Drive, the new iMac is the most advanced desktop Apple has ever made. The 21.5-inch iMac will be available through the Apple Online Store (www.apple.com), Apple’s retail stores and select Apple Authorized Resellers. The 27-inch iMac will be available for order through the Read more [...]

Apple’s New Fusion Drive

October 30, 2012 | 1 The end of October has been a pretty busy time for Apple. Not only did they introduce the Mac Mini, iMac, and the latest incarnations of the iPad and the new iPad Mini, they also announced a brand new storage option, a device they have dubbed the ‘Fusion Drive’. So what is it all about? And why is it different from other pieces of technology that already exists? Well, according to Apple, the brand new Fusion Drive is speedy and efficient. It is perfect for the more disk-intensive tasks, for Read more [...]

October 23 Apple Media Event Highlights

October 23, 2012 | Apple’s much-anticipated media event has come and gone. For the most part, the rumors we reported last week held true, but there was one big surprise. Here’s the condensed version: The iPhone 5 is officially the fastest selling mobile phone in history. Over 5 million were sold in its first weekend. The new version of the iBooks app was announced. Highlights include continuous scrolling and the ability to highlight and share passages via Twitter and Facebook. The MacBook Pro will be available Read more [...]

Rumor Roundup: October 23 Apple Event

October 18, 2012 | As you may have heard, Apple recently sent out invitations for a media event to be held Tuesday, October 23 at the California Theatre in San Jose, California. Other than the time, date and location, the invitations only said “We’ve got a little more to show you.” Despite the lack of official information, there’s been plenty of speculation about what will be seen at the event. Here are some of the rumors that are floating around: The launch of the new iPad Mini - Designed to compete Read more [...]

New Mac Mini and iMac Lines

October 18, 2012 | Apple’s new Mac mini and iMac lines will feature price-points that are similar to those of their current models (depending on country). The three Mac mini models will likely be priced at the same $599, $799, and $999 for the two standard models and single server model, respectively. The new iMacs will also feature similar or same pricing as the current iMacs, but the top 27-inch and 21.5-inch models may feature slightly cheaper pricing in some countries. The current iMacs come in at $1199, Read more [...]

Password Tips

October 9, 2012 | 4 No sane person would ever like someone else reading her email. Or for that matter some other person using her password and breaking into a financial institution. You should, therefore, choose a strong, secure password in such a manner that would be a hard nut to crack for others and easy for you to remember. The more random and mixed-up you make it, the harder it is for others to crack. Mind you, if your password is compromised, the password crackers will even take over your identity. A password, Read more [...]