Review: My New Mac, Lion Edition

Review: My New Mac, Lion Edition
Apple believes that Mac OS X Lion is the easiest-to-use version of Mac OS ever, so they opted not to create a user manual. Having brought OS X more in line with the intuitive user interface of iOS on the iPad, the theory was that users would already know what to do with Lion, and Read more…

10 Apple Patents We Want to Use NOW

10 Apple Patents We Want to Use NOW
Nobody loves to patent stuff like Apple does. It seems that the Cupertino tech giant is filing patent applications on a daily basis. Here are 10 of their best-ever patents that have yet to be incorporated into products — but we hope they soon will be. Read more…

10 Apple Products That Changed the World

10 Apple Products That Changed the World
Apple is the ultimate story of the “little guy” who rises to industry leader. Over the course of its 35+ year history, it has literally changed everything, again and again. Here are 10 products that revolutionized our lives in ways that we’re still benefiting from today. Read more…

Apple Upgrades iMacs

Apple Upgrades iMacs
Apple updates all of its hardware products at least once a year, with improved specs and other assorted details. This includes the entire line of ever-popular touch devices like the iPod, iPhone, and iPad, but also their core computers as well: the iMac and MacBook. Today, it was the iMac’s turn in the spotlight, but Read more…

How To: Customize Your Screen Saver & Sleep Settings

How To: Customize Your Screen Saver & Sleep Settings
Ever find your computer going to sleep on you when you don’t want it to? Or starting up your screen saver while you’re trying to work? Good news: MacBooks and iMacs make it easy to create screen saver and display sleep settings that perfectly suit your needs. Read more…

Next Generation MacBook Pro To Contain Intel Sandy Bridge CPU

Next Generation MacBook Pro To Contain Intel Sandy Bridge CPU
It’s no question that Apple is hard at work developing the next iteration of MacBook Pros which is expected to arrive sometime early next year. However, computer manufacturers are hinting the next generation of MacBook Pros could be powered by Intel’s Sandy Bridge CPU. TUAW reports that computer manufacturers such as Acer, Gateway and Lenovo Read more…

Add More Space By Adding a Data Doubler

Add More Space By Adding a Data Doubler
Apple seems to be moving away from the optical drive, as shown by the USB key that comes with the MacBook Air instead of the old DVD option. If you’re one of those people that doesn’t use their optical drive very option but needs some extra hard drive space, you can install a data doubler Read more…

Make Your iPad Look Like an iMac

Make Your iPad Look Like an iMac
The world of iPad docks seems to be populated with dozens of iMac clones, but this model takes it a step further. It’s called the PadDock 10, and it’s a rotating dock that has speakers mounted in the bottom, hidden behind a silver iMac-esque face. Plus there’s a USB connection in the rear. So what’s Read more…

A Prop and a USB Hub All In One

A Prop and a USB Hub All In One
I hate cords. At the moment, there are very few things with visible cords on my desk, but unfortunately, some of them I can’t do away with. For the foreseeable future, there will always be a power cord of some type, and since I love my Apple Keyboard with 10-key so much, a cable from the keyboard as Read more…

The Multiple Mac Setup

The Multiple Mac Setup
[Image via Charm Royal] About a year ago, I moved my office from one room in the house to the other so that I could accomodate my as then yet unborn son. Between myself and my wife, we have three computers: My MacBook pro, a community iMac that’s mostly used as an iTunes server, and Read more…