Joost Beta is now LIVE for Intel Macs!

Joost now has a Beta that is live for Intel-based Macs.  I’m currently on a PowerPC system, so I’m out of luck for the time being (but that shall change next week…ha ha!) so my fellow hold-outs can now officially be sad….but those of you with Intel Inside and a Joost Beta account can click Read more…

Apple Gazette Video Quick Tip #2 – Automator Basics

In this second installment of Apple Gazette.com’s continuing series of Video Quick Tips we cover Automator Basics. For more info on all the things you can do with Automator check out Automator World and Automator.us. Read more…

Icon Spotlight: College University Icons

Hey College fans! If you’re looking to deck out your Mac with your favorite team’s logos, then MacUpdate has just the icon set for you! This collection features 315 icons, including every college and university in the ACC, Big 12, Big Ten, Big East, Conference USA, MAC, Mountain West, PAC 10, SEC, Sun Belt, WAC, Read more…

Mac version of Direct X from Nividia and TransGaming?

Seems like I missed this little bit of info last week…and boy is it good news… TransGaming and Nividia are teaming up to lay the smackdown on PC gaming on the Mac.  What they’re doing is essentially doing is creating a Mac version of Microsoft’s Direct X using TransGaming’s Cider engine and Nvidia’s CgFX graphics Read more…

VIDEO: 3d Graphics support in VMWare Fusion for Mac OS X

If this works as well as we see it here in this video, people fearing the “switch” because of gaming may have just run out of excuses (although you could argue they already ran out of excuses with Boot Camp…but whatever…it’s late). link via TUAW Read more…

RUMOR: Leopard and iLife/iWork coming in March?

A report from Think Secret suggests that we’ll be seeing the next generation of Mac OS as early as this March.  The sources in the Think Secret article state simply that things are wrapping up quickly (faster than even Apple anticipated). There have long been rumors that Apple would release Leopard in March, but so Read more…

7 Predictions for WWDC 2007

What will the World Wide Developer’s Conference have for us this year? Last year people were hoping for the iPhone, the True Video iPod, New Displays, New Mac Pros, New iPod Nanos, and Blu-Ray support. What did we get? New Mac Pros, and a Preview of Leopard. I think our expectations should be similar this Read more…

Apple Gazette Video Quick Tips – 01 – Dashcode Basics

This is another little experiment, so let me know what you think about it. If you like this video tutorial, I’d be happy to make more. I had fun putting this one together. If you want to download Dashcode you’ll have to sign up as a Developer (it’s free). After you build some cool widgets Read more…

OS X Quick Tip: Take Screenshots in OS X

While I’d recommend that you just download and use SnapNDrag, if you want to do it the hard way, here are the Keyboard Commands for taking a screenshot in OS X. command+shift+3 Full screenshot command+shift+4 Crosshair to allow selection of screenshot area command+shift+4, then spacebar Camera to capture specific screen object Do you have a Read more…

OS X Quick Tip: Spotlight “Kind” Keyword List

This list of “Kind” keyword can help you narrow down your search to find just what your looking for.  An example of how to use this list would be typing “Apple Gazette kind:bookmark” into Spotlight. Applications kind:application, kind:applications, kind:app Do you have a Quicktip for OS X that you’d like to share? Click Here to Read more…