Apple issues update to Garageband 09

Apple issues update to Garageband 09
Apple has issued an update for GarageBand just a few days after the product was released. The 5.0.1 update is a 26.7 MB download available from your Software Update. It offers stability improvements and fixes some issues with downloads from the “Learn to Play Lessons Store”. Read more…

iLife ’09 Ships Tomorrow

iLife '09 Ships Tomorrow
Apple issued a press release this morning announcing that iLife ’09 would begin shipping on Tuesday, January 27th, 2009. The software package represents a major upgrade to Apple’s premiere suite of “life” applications including iPhoto, iMovie, iDVD, iWeb, and Garageband. The updated iLife suite was a major focus of this year’s Keynote at Macworld, and Read more…

Video: The Greatest “Star Wars” Movie ever filmed!

When the Star Wars prequels were in production, my circle of friends and I were fascinated, not only by the movies themselves, but by the fan film community that was building around the Star Wars universe. We wrote our own fan films like “Urban Jedi” where two Jedi were lost on planet Earth, and another Read more…

Christmas in May, June or July at the Apple Store, Boston

by Jeff Cutler When I’m sitting in line outside the Boston Apple Store’s Boylston Street entrance on May 15, I’m going to be blogging and probably Twittering about the experience. It won’t be totally about the free T-shirt I’ll get at 6PM when the doors are reportedly going to open for the first time to Read more…

Download the “missing” iPhone ringtone – FREE

If you’ve ever listened closely to the iPhone Ads (most of them anyway) you’ve probably heard a curious sounding ringtone. It’s curious because its not one of the default ringtone options on your iPhone. Interestingly, any of you who have iLife ’08 do actually have this ringtone – you just don’t know it yet. You Read more…

The Macbook Pro has returned yet again…

Yesterday afternoon DHL delivered the Macbook Pro for the 4th time. I opened it up and found a list that stated at another 4 things had been replaced in the machine (I didn’t realize that the inside of the Macbook Pro had this many parts that could be replaced). It also said that the “3rd Read more…

Apple updates Aperture and Garageband

Yesterday Apple released an update to Garageband which should increase the stability of the application, and add additional compatibility with USB devices. Apple also released an update to Aperture, improving stability and a number of other issues relating to publishing to .Mac Web Galleries, the generation (and deletion) of previews, AppleScript, keyboard shortcuts, how metadata Read more…

So are you regretting upgrading to 10.5.2 as much as I am?

I’ve had 10.5.2 on my Macbook Pro for about 48 hours now, and they have been nothing short of miserable. On four separate occasions now the computer has frozen for no reason, and I’ve had to do a hard restart to get it going again. My Samson Q1U USB Microphone now no longer works in Read more…

“New Soul” song from Macbook Air ad now on iTunes

If you’re like me – and everyone I know – you can’t help but like the new song that is attached to the Macbook Air ad. Well, Apple has heard the demand for the song, and has showcased it in iTunes. You’ll find a link to it on the iTunes frontpage, or you can just 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…