Posts Categorized: Mac

Apple Announces New 12-inch MacBook with Retina Display

Apple announced an update to its MacBook line of portable computers today, introducing a new 12-inch model with a retina display that features a redesigned keyboard and a new Force Touch trackpad with taptic feedback. Apple has reinvented the notebook with the new MacBook, and at just two pounds and 13.1 mm, it’s the thinnest… Read more »

Mac OS X Yosemite Available Today, iOS 8.1 Coming October 20

If you’ve been looking forward to updating your Mac to the newest OS available, today is your day. At its press event this morning, Apple announced that the latest version of its Mac OS, Yosemite, will be available today as a free download. Also announced today was the release date for iOS 8.1, which will hit… Read more »

Apple Announces iPhone 6 Models and NFC-Based Electronic Payment System

Apple’s event today was chock full of good stuff and the first announcement out of the gate was about the new iPhone 6 models. As rumored, the next generation of Apple’s game-changing mobile phone will come in two screen sizes: 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch. Both models are thinner than the iPhone 5s, featuring Retina HD displays… Read more »

Apple to Live Stream September 9 iPhone Announcement Event

In case you hadn’t already heard, Apple will be holding a press event on September 9 where the company is expected to announce the next iPhone models and perhaps even unveil a new wearable device along with the release date of iOS 8. This afternoon, Apple announced that the event will be streamed live through… Read more »

Apple Announces iOS 8 and Mac OS X ‘Yosemite’

At the keynote event for its annual Worldwide Developer’s Conference today, Apple announced and previewed the next versions of the operating systems for its mobile devices and Macintosh computers. Both iOS 8 and Mac OS 10.10 Yosemite will be released to the public this fall and will be free of charge. iOS 8 gets several… Read more »

Unlock Your Mac by Knocking on Your iPhone with ‘Knock’

Are you tired of entering your password to unlock your Mac? Or do you even forego setting up a password for your Mac to avoid the hassle of unlocking it? If you’re like me and tend to carry your iPhone with you everywhere, developer Knock Software released today a unique solution to unlock your Mac… Read more »

Apple Releases OS X Mavericks Today as a Free Download

At its media event today, Apple announced that OS X Mavericks, the latest version of the Mac operating system first previewed at WWDC in June., will be available for download today in the Mac App Store for free.  Mavericks is an incredible release, which introduces significant new apps and features, while also improving the performance… Read more »

Apple to Hold Media Event on October 22

Image courtesy of AllThingsD As reported today by AllThingsD, Apple sent invitations to selected media outlets for an event to be held at 10:00 AM Pacific Time on October 22 at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco. The invitation states “We still have a lot to cover” and it’s widely expected… Read more »

Realmac Software Releases ‘Ember’ for Mac

Realmac Software, one of the developers of the popular list app Clear for iPhone and Mac, has released Ember for Mac. Ember is a digital scrapbooking app that lets you save, organize, and share images from the web or just about any other source. Ember is the new version of LittleSnapper, an app with similar… Read more »

Apple Releases ‘Logic Pro X’ and ‘MainStage 3′ for Mac

Apple announced this morning the release of Logic Pro X, the next major version of its profesional audio recording and editing Mac app. Apple also released Logic Pro X companion apps MainStage 3 for Mac and Logic Remote for iPad today. Logic Pro X lets users create music using a wide range of virtual instruments included… Read more »