Apple Enters the Social Music Arena with My iTunes

Apple has entered the social media arena with My iTunes, a new feature/widget that allows you to share your recent purhases, favorites, and reviews of all your purchased iTunes content. You can customize the size and look of the widget and display it on your website, blog, or social networking site. I made one you Read more…

Steve Jobs Biography – 63 Page PDF Download

All About Steve Jobs has taken to the next level with this 63 Page Steve Jobs Biography. This Biography is a very detailed account of Jobs’ life, including rare photos, and a very detailed look at his “NeXt” years, and his return to Apple. The “book” wraps up in 2005 after Jobs’ cancer issues. It’s Read more…

Book.app – Read eBooks on your iPhone

If you’re into the whole iPhone hacking thing, there is a new application that you can download called Books.app – this application allows you to, you guessed it, read ebooks on your iPhone. I have to say, this is one of those apps that could easily be web based. I’m not into hacking my $600 Read more…

YouTube Find: Hulk Hogan Can’t Work his Mac

So, I’m back from vacation. Let’s start things off with something fun…Hulk Hogan can’t work a Mac. Apparently, in this obviously set up segment, on this obviously set up show, Hulk Hogan has never operated a computer before….hilarity ensues. Read more…

The “duh” moment of the day…iPhone to get games!!!

The iPhone’s touchscreen lends itself perfectly to game-playing, so it should come as no surprise to anyone that games are coded right into the OS. Download Squad found these strings encoded into iTunes: /* ===== iPhone Game Item Strings ===== */ “4329.001″ = “Are you sure you want to remove the selected game from your Read more…

New Wireless Keyboards in 3-5 Weeks?

I have to admit to being fairly impressed with the new designs of the iMac, and while pretty much everything mentioned was available right after the town hall meeting, the wireless keyboard isn’t ready yet. The online Apple Store is showing wait times of 3-5 weeks for the lighter, fancier Bluetooth keyboard. Do we complain Read more…

OT – I’m on Vacation until the 13th

  Hey everyone, I just wanted to drop you a quick note and let you know that I’m going to be on vacation between now and the 13th.  (Although I doubt I’ll be able to keep from posting for that long)  I’m taking the family to the beach…so, wish me luck with that… I’ve set Read more…

Check out a .Mac Web Gallery in Action

The first .Mac Web Gallery has come online, which should give you a chance to try it in action and see how Apple’s Web 2.0 app is going to work. Click here to try it out. Read more…

REVIEW: iWork ’08 – Pages

In iWork ’05, Pages was an application that I desperately wanted to use, but never had any use for. I don’t spend a lot of free time making brochures or newsletters for my family, so I didn’t have much of a reason to use it. It simply didn’t function as a normal word processor. It Read more…

OS X Quick Tip: Get .Mac for $79.99

Why pay $99.99 for .Mac when you don’t have to? A reader tipped me off to this a few weeks ago, and I have foolishly forgotten who (sorry about that)…but if you purchase Apple’s .Mac service from Amazon, instead of Apple, you get for the discounted price of $79.99. That’s $20 bucks off! With all Read more…