Apple Gazette Daily 172 – AppleTV a winner…sort of…and more

Apple TV is tops in an unsuccessful market, free iPhone ringtones and more! You can subscribe via iTunes, or by RSS feed, or… you can listen to the episode right here: right here In addition to that, you can also download the Apple Gazette Daily Widget and listen to every episode of the show right Read more…

First the Apple Store is down – now my .Mac Mail won’t work!

Somebody over at Apple HQ needs to quit randomly pulling plugs. Earlier today the Apple Store went down for no real reason. Now, my .Mac Mail won’t work – and there doesn’t seem to be anything I can do about it. Is anyone else having this problem? You know, the Gmail account that I DON’T Read more…

Don’t get excited – but the Apple Store’s down

Thanks for the emails guys. It looks like the Apple store is down as of 12:45 CST. It’s probably nothing to get excited about, it doesn’t make a whole lot of sense for there to be any new products this close to Christmas – but you never know. Update: The store is back up – Read more…

Briefly: WARNING for Quickbooks Users (UPDATED), and Apple Gazette in the New York Times

Quickbook users may want to be cautious before you install the latest update to Intuit’s highly popular book keeping software. TUAW has the scoop. If you’re a serious Quickbooks user, hopefully, you already back up your information daily – but if you don’t – you could find yourself in some SERIOUS trouble if things go Read more…

Image: Jobs at home in 1982

Diana Walker is a photographer who has worked for the White House for five presidential administrations. She has a new book called “The Bigger Picture”. The book features photographs of “the world’s major movers and shakers”. One photo in the book, is the one pictured above. Showcasing Steve Jobs’ apartment in 1982. The quote that Read more…

DLO launches Action Jacket for iPhone

Digital Lifestyle Outfitters, also known as DLO, began to ship a sports ready case for both 4 and 8 Gb iPhones. DLO describes it as “a workout-ready neoprene case that protects your iPhone – and still allows you to take in-coming calls – while you sweat in style”. The case is crystal clear, and still Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily 171 – Answers to common “switch” questions

Some common questions about switching from Windows to Mac are answered. You can subscribe via iTunes, or by RSS feed, or… you can listen to the episode right here: right here In addition to that, you can also download the Apple Gazette Daily Widget and listen to every episode of the show right on your Read more…

Apple gives in – Make Free iPhone Ringtones in Garageband 4.1.1

Thankfully, Apple has given in on the ridiculous ringtone limitations of the iPhone. In the latest update of Garageband Apple has added a new way to “share” what your created (or imported and chopped) music. Now you can make custom Ringtones, send them to iTunes and sync them to your iPhone. Of course, DRMed tracks Read more…

Rumor Rant: It’s a Macbook – NOT a sub-notebook

I’m not a psychic, and I don’t have any inside information. I can’t tell you for sure what’s going to happen at Macworld anymore than anyone else can…but I have a strong gut feeling that all these sub-notebook rumors are off. Sure, it gets people going to the rumor sites. Sure, it gets people excited Read more…

YouTube Find: Get a Mac – “Santa Claus”

The latest “Get a Mac” ad is now online, and it’s awesome. I loved those old Rankin-Bass classics, and this little nod to them is the best holiday “Get a Mac” ad thus far… Click here to check it out in higher resolution on Apple.com Read more…