If you are like most people, you have just one user account on your Mac, the one created when you first got your computer. As the only user, you are also the administrator and you are allowed to do things like install applications. Most likely your username is your real name all run together, like “tonyedwards”. Although this is the way that most Mac users are setup, it’s terribly insecure for a couple of reasons. Read more
If you own a MacBook Air, please take time to read this important announcement from Apple. Your data may be at risk.
“First of all, skeuomorphism is actually a sharply defined and angular phrase that describes a very specific design technique. On a basic level, it’s designing an object that mimics, both in appearance and use, a real-world counterpart. This kind of technique is evident in apps on iOS like Contacts, which uses a leather-bound contacts book with flippable pages to represent a ‘real’ book of contacts.”
Apple® is making the MacBook Pro® with Retina® display faster and more affordable with updated processors and lower starting prices.
Hey there all of you new Mac owners, there is a software update for you from Apple. Via 9 to 5 Mac:
Apple just released Mac Wi-Fi Update 1.0. The 1.49MB update, recommended for all late 2012 Mac systems, according to the folks in Cupertino, improves the compatibility when using the 5GHz band Wi-Fi. Like always, you speed-hungry Wi-Fi users can download the update directly from Apple or via Software Update. More info:
This update is recommended for all late 2012 Mac systems. This update improves compatibility when using the 5GHz band in Wi-Fi.
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“Early builds in testing of the next-generation Mac operating system, OS X 10.9, point to Siri and Maps integration coming to Mac computers next year, according to our reliable sources.
These sources say that early builds of OS X 10.9 integrate Apple’s Siri voice command software much like Apple’s newest iPad models running iOS 6. Read more