Patent RUMORS: 3D Multiple Dashboards on the way?

Patent filing revealed yesterday that we might see a new Dashboard in the near future.  The design suggests that we could have multiple Dashboard screens that we could switch between, both in 2D and 3D. This “multidash” set up sounds like something that we might see in Leopard based on the fact that Dashboard is Read more…

OSX Quick Tip: Copy and Delete files at the same time!

So, you’re moving some files over to, say, external storage…so you drag them over to the other drive and start waiting. The files transfer then you go get the other files, move them into the trash on the original machine – that’s the fastest way to do that, right? Nope. If you press Command when Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily Episode 43 is Live!

Jobs on a Greener Apple, iTunes Collectors Cards, and Sun finally supporting OSX for Open Office You can subscribe via iTunes, or by RSS feed, or… you can directly download the episode right here. In addition to that, you should be able to play every episode of the podcast directly in your browser by using Read more…

Sun finally decides to back OS X Native port of Open Office

In a blog post a developer for Sun Microsystems announced that Sun will help to port Open Office to OS X. Currently NeoOffice is the only native version of Open Office for OS X. It is still possible to run Open Office using X11 in OS X, but an official native port is LONG over Read more…

“Collector’s Edition” iTunes Cards w/ Bonus Features

The Apple Blog reports that Circuit City is selling a line of “Collector’s Edition” iTunes Cards. The cards are valued at $25, and as a bonus, include some interesting Bonus Features from the shows listed on the cards. The shows include: 24, Prison Break, CSI, CSI: Miami and CSI: New York. Depending on which show Read more…

YouTube Find: “Spoonman” – Quicktime 1.0 Demo Video

This…unique…video might not seem to have any Apple connection at first, but this is a bit of Apple history. This video appeared on the original Quicktime 1.0 CD-Rom from 1990. It was originally encoded at a resolution of 160 x 120, 8 bit color, and 8 bit audio. I don’t have any details on exactly Read more…

Widget Watch: Screenshot Plus

Screenshots are not as easy on the Mac as they should be.  There are several applications out there that attempt to make it easier, and lots of them do a good job, but Screenshot Plus is the first Widget I’ve seen that takes on the task…and it does a great job. In fact, it’s so Read more…

Jobs on “a Greener Apple”

In another essay published on Apple.com, Steve Jobs has announced today Apple’s plans to be a “greener” company. He also points out the things Apple has been doing, that the public may not be aware of, that makes them a leader (or close to it) in the industry for “greenness”. from the article: By 2010, Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily Episode 42 is Live!

WWDC Early Registration Extended, Pro Care updates, Apple and Full Sail Media college launch new project. You can subscribe via iTunes, or by RSS feed, or… you can directly download the episode right here. In addition to that, you should be able to play every episode of the podcast directly in your browser by using Read more…

Apple extends Early Registration for WWDC to May 11th – Why?

Apple announced twice yesterday that it as extending the registration for this year’s World Wide Developers Conference.  First, it was mentioned in the press release announcing that Steve Jobs was giving the keynote. Then later in the day, Apple sent out another email to developers letting them know that the early registration discount had been Read more…