DIY Airplay Speaker Using Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi Model B
The size of a credit card – and definitely more constructive – the Raspberry Pi is a single-board computer that excited computer enthusiasts around the world when the concept was announced. The computer is not a fluke, even though it hasn’t been much more than a year since its official launch. There have been reports Read more…

15 Killer Features in OS X Mountain Lion

15 Killer Features in OS X Mountain Lion
OS X Mountain Lion drops in July for just $19.99. That’s the word out of WWDC in San Francisco. We scoured Mountain Lion’s more than 200 new features to find the 15 best and most useful new features worth getting excited about. Read more…

iOS 4.1 For AppleTV Adds AirPlay, Voice Over

It’s a day of updates! iOS 4.2 for the iPad, iPod Touch and iPhone rolled out today including updates to iWork adding multitasking support and AirPrint. Apple didn’t forget to neglect its hobby device, the AppleTV though. The media streamer was updated to iOS 4.1 enabling AirPlay and Voice Over. AirPlay is one of the Read more…

iOS 4.2 Coming This Week?

iOS 4.2 Coming This Week?
According to German reports sourced by Cult of Mac, iOS 4.2, might hit your iTunes account this week, together with iTunes 10.1 which will be needed to install the new iOS release. Two dates are rumoured: November 9th (tomorrow, a Tuesday and regular update day) or November 12th. iOS 4.2 GM (Gold Master) was seeded Read more…

What Apple Needs for the Next iPad

What Apple Needs for the Next iPad
With iOS 4.2, the iPad is finally catching up with the iPhone. Multitasking, printing, AirPlay and more are coming in just a few short weeks, but with it, there’s still the feeling that the iPad could do so much more. We all know that the iPad is going to get a version 2.0 in the Read more…

AirPlay for All: Denon Introduces Receiver with AirPlay

AirPlay for All: Denon Introduces Receiver with AirPlay
When Apple announced AirPlay last week, I figured that although it was a neat concept, I wasn’t sure who else was going to pick up on it. Apparently, the answer is Denon. From the official page: AVR-4311CI Network Ready For Web Audio, Photo and Multi-Media PC Connectivity Via the RJ-45 wired LAN connection to your Read more…

OG AppleTV Gets the Shaft

OG AppleTV Gets the Shaft
When the new AppleTV was announced, I was pretty excited – obviously – but then I started to wonder about what this meant for my original AppleTV that was housed in the living room. The UI looks the same on the new version with just a few changes, so wouldn’t it make sense that there Read more…

The Apple Fall Event – Wrap Up

The Apple Fall Event - Wrap Up
Excited about the big event? Of course you are. Well here’s the wrap up on today’s big events. Snarky commentary to follow shortly. iOS 120 Million iPads, iPhones and iPod Touch devices shipped. 230,000 iOS activations per day, not including upgrades 6.5 billion downloads from app store, 200 apps every second iOS 4.1 introduced Bugs Read more…