Rumor: Mac Mini R.I.P. ? Maybe, Maybe Not…

Apple Insider feels very strongly that the Mac Mini is dead.  After another long winded article explaining the entire history and origin of the Mac Mini, including quite a bit of bashing of the little Mac that could, Apple Insider states the following: Therefore, it comes as little surprise that sources, for whom AppleInsider holds Read more…

Apple Releases Security Update

Security Update 2007-005 is recommended for all users and improves the security of the following components: bind, CarbonCore, CoreGraphics, crontabs, fetchmail, file, iChat, mDNSResponder, PPP, ruby, screen, texinfo, and VPN Security Update 2007-004 has been incorporated into this security update. For detailed information on this update, please visit this website: Read more…

Apple, and Music Labels slapped with Class Action Suit by “Dawg”

A small Bluegrass record label “Dawg Music” has filed a class action lawsuit against Apple, several Major music labels, and a variety of other online music stores.  MaCNN has the full story…here’s an excerpt of what Dawg and co. are complaining about… The two large record companies agreed to online distribution of Grisman’s library without Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily Episode 56 is Live!

Apple/At&t 5 year exclusive, Macbook performance boosts, iGasm causing problems, Lineform deal, and Soundwave an iPod? 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…

Freeverse Offers former Freehand users a special discount on Lineform

I am a huge fan of Lineform, the vector based Illustrator Alternative from Freeverse. You can read a brief review of the product right here. My favorite vector graphics app, however, is Freehand. I loved Freehand, and when Adobe bought Macromedia I knew that my favorite program was toast. Adobe was going to kill it…and Read more…

OSX Quick Tip: Tab through windows in Exposé

The title pretty much says it all on this one. If you activate Exposé by hitting F9, then all of your windows show up on the screen. From there you can click on the window you want, or you can hit Tab, and tab through them one by one. This is really helpful if you Read more…

iPod Bot in Transformers Movie

I just posted this over at Forver Geek, but I think you guys might want to know about it too. The Decepticon known as Soundwave may be making an appearance in the new Transformers film…this time as an iPod. The Mtv Movie Blog has the following quote: ”The Transformer that will steal all the scenes Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily Episode 55 is Live!

Predictions for WWDC 2007 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 the widget which is now located in the side column of the Read more…

SPECULATION: 7 Predictions for WWDC 2007

Back in Feb. I wrote a predictions article for WWDC 2007. I thought it might be funny to write a predictions article that early. After several months, however, I still think most of what I wrote will happen. You can read that early predictions article right here. Now, with WWDC just around the corner, I’m Read more…

Rumor Round-up: Death of the 17 inch iMac and new iMacs and Macbook Pros at WWDC

Well, the rumors are swirling again, and this time they kind of make sense… The first one is the rumor that the 17 inch iMac is not long for this world. Lots of places have covered this, including our own Forever Geek, logistically this makes sense, so I won’t be surprised if it ends up Read more…