Are you excited about Snow Leopard?

Are you excited about Snow Leopard?
I could care less about Snow Leopard at this point. I really dislike the name. I think it’s going to confuse casual users. I think Apple has lowered our expectations on it on purpose, which I think is a good idea, but I’ve been left with a sort of “who cares” feeling when it comes Read more…

Cartoon Network to launch MMO on Mac

Cartoon Network to launch MMO on Mac
Cartoon Network will be launching its massively multiplayer online game “FusionFall” today. The game will cost $5.95 per month, and a box version will be released for $19.95 that also include 4 months of play. The game will feature many characters from Cartoon Network’s original stable like Ben 10 Alien Force, Dexter’s Laboratory, Foster’s Home Read more…

VIDEO: First video of Snow Leopard in Action

New Videos have surfaced online from sevenmac.de that appear to be shots of Snow Leopard in action. Like Apple has said, not much seems to have changed visually, but it looks like the update won’t be as “featureless” as Apple originally claimed. If these videos are truly shots of Snow Leopard then you can see Read more…

VIDEO: Wired shows you how to make a Hackintosh “Netbook”

If you want a netbook running OSX – you don’t have to wait until some distant point in the future when Apple releases something that completely re-invents the netbook – you can do it now, thanks to this video from Wired. The video goes through the entire process, even showing you where to go to Read more…

Apple is developing a 3D Mac UI

Apple Insider has an extensive look at an Apple patent filing that could point to some interesting innovations for future versions of the Apple OS. The drawings showcase some innovative ways that Apple could implement a 3D desktop environment on the desktop. Instead of a two dimensional interface that we have now we could see Read more…

You Tube Find: Alfred.TV demos the NeXT Cube

Alfred DiBlasi is at it again with another extremely detailed video on his site Alfred.tv. Previously we’ve seen a Classic Lisa video, a modern Lisa unboxing, and a 20th Anniversary Mac unboxing as well. His latest video is a 53 minute look at the NeXT Cube. In the video you can see a clear look Read more…

Psystar releases Mac Clones with Blu-Ray Drives

Psystar continues to be a thorn in Apple’s side, and yesterday took a step further with that by announcing models of their “Hackintosh” machines with built-in Blu-ray drives, and NVIDIA GeForce 9800GT GPU. The company continues to poke at Apple through its cage as they take the extra effort to slam Steve for his “bag Read more…

Apple releases a variety of updates including 10.5.4

Apple releases a variety of updates including 10.5.4
Yesterday evening Apple released a variety of software updates including Mac OS X 10.5.4 and Mac OS X 10.5.4 Server. They also released Security Update 2008-004 or both Power PC and Intel, as well as a Security Update 2008-004 Server for both platforms. Full details on the 10.5.4 update after the jump. All updates can Read more…

Will we see 10.5.4 before July 11th?

Will we see 10.5.4 before July 11th?
AppleInsider thinks so. According to their report the newest build, “9E17″ has no known issue and that only two fixes have been in the last 10 days. The article suggests that we’ll see 10.5.4 before July 11th, because of a need for the system to integrate Mobile Me support into OS X. I think its Read more…

UPDATED (again): Web Apps DON’T work offline in Safari 4

UPDATED (again): Web Apps DON'T work offline in Safari 4
I received an email this morning shortly after posting about the Snow Leopard screenshots from a reader and developer. They provided the screenshot above which clearly shows the Windows version of Safari 4.0 having saved the AppleGazette RSS feed as an offline application. The file is an .exe – making it a full blown Windows Read more…