YouTube Find: Gates Vs. Jobs

Ok…it’s a slow morning for news…so how about a cartoon break instead? This Gates vs. Jobs animated short is moderately funny, so hopefully you’ll get a moderate level of enjoyment out of it… Warning: There are a few swears in this thing…so if you’re boss is going to yell at you for it, then watch Read more…

OSX Quick Tip: Back-up your Mail with Automator

Today’s Quick Tip comes from macosxhints.com.  This simple Automator workflow will back up all of your Mail for you 1. Start Automator 2. Drag drop ~/Library » Preferences » com.apple.mail.plist and ~/Library » Mail into the Automator panel. This will automatically create an Automator action (Get Specified Finder Items) containing the two items you dropped. Read more…

Who is providing LIVE WWDC Keynote Coverage?

We’re gearing up for the World Wide Developer’s Conference here at Apple Gazette, and I’m excited to announce that we’re going to have a Live Coverage Center for WWDC this year. While I would rather you just stick to our coverage, of course, it seems only right to provide a complete list of everyone in Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily Episode 63 is LIVE!

New Macbook Pros today…and it’s Apple II’s 30th birthday! 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 Read more…

YouTube Find: Apple II Forever – Happy 30th Apple II!

So today marks the 30th birthday of the Apple II, the little Apple that could. This video is from the April 1984 Apple IIc rollout conference at the Moscone Center in California. As the Mac was just getting itself established, the Apple IIc was just hitting the shelves, extending the life of the Apple II, Read more…

Top 5 Reasons Macs are better than PCs

A friend of mine (Drew from TVJab) asked me if I knew of any good Macs > PC lists on the web, because he is switching to a Mac. (That makes TWO Bloggy Network writers I’ve switched THIS MONTH – Where’s my commission check Mr. Jobs?). Instead of Googling one (which I assume he already Read more…

OSX Quick Tip: Flipping through Browser Tabs with the Keyboard

I like keyboard shortcuts. Particularly since I’ve gotten accustomed to Quicksilver. One thing that I wanted to do was cycle through the tabs in my browser (I use Firefox most of the time) without having to use the mouse…I found that it’s different in Firefox and Safari, and one seems to work significantly better than Read more…

Say Hello to the new Macbook Pros

Apple today announced updates to the Macbook Pro line. The new MacBook Pros utilize the Santa Rosa chipset and come in the following flavors: 2.2GHz Core 2 Duo. 2GB RAM, 120GB HD, 15″ LED. GeForce 8600M GT 128MB – $1999 2.4GHz Core 2 Duo. 2GB RAM, 160GB HD, 15″ LED. GeForce 8600M GT 256MB – Read more…

RUMOR: New Macbook Pros Tomorrow?

Macrumors believes we will see new Macbook Pros as early as tomorrow, June 5th, 2007. They also have a really good point to back it up. My initial thought is why on earth would Apple do that a week before WWDC? That’s exactly the question that Macrumors answers by bringing up the Educational Back to Read more…

new site design a comin’….

I’ve seen a sneak peek of it…and I love what I saw… Apple Gazette should have a refreshed look very soon, after all we have been online since Oct. of 2006 – this design is WAY OLD by those standards… Keep your eyes pealed… Read more…