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How to “Detect Displays” on a Mac with OS X Mavericks

Typically when an external display is connected to a Mac, it will automatically be detected and start working instantly, with the Mac either extending the desktop or mirroring the screen over to the newly attached display output. Sometimes that doesn’t happen however, and when a secondary screen is not detected automatically by the Mac, you’ll … Read More

Exodite Flies In The Face Of Time-Honored Shoot-Em-Up Conventions [Review]

Side-scrolling shoot-em-ups are typically exercises in excess. You have no shortage of enemies, power-ups, or ridiculously large bosses, and most importantly, you have all the bullets you’ll ever need. Just hit the button anytime, and bullets come out. That’s how… Read more ›     

Foolish Render: ‘Mac Air’ Is Flat As A Pancake

Sure, we’ll be seeing a host of fun things tomorrow on the internets, many of them having to do with new crazy Apple products. Today, however, we found this slick little number from Chinese site AppleUser: the Mac Air Desktop,… Read more ›     

‘Grawler’ Is A Simple, Community-Driven Travel Guide

If you have a cool story or a handy travel tip you’d like to share, Grawler will let you. It’s a new app that wikis up the world by having its community add photos, waypoints, and descriptions of their favorite… Read more ›     

How To Reset Your Password Without A System Disk [OS X Tips]

Have you lost your Mac password? Are you unable to get into your computer because of it? Apple lets you restore your password if you have the system disks that came with the computer, or–if you have a newer non-optical… Read more ›     

The iPhone 6 Has Been Rendered Based Upon Leaked Schematics, And It’s Beautiful [Gallery]

Based upon leaked schematics discovered by Macotakara of the forthcoming 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch variants of the iPhone 6, Nowherelse teamed up with concept designer extraordinaire Martin Hajek to create what may be the most plausible look at what Jony Ive’s… Read more ›     

This Week In Cult of Mac Magazine: Breaking News From Macworld

They say that Macworld doesn’t break news as much as soft launch it: Cult of Mac Magazine begs to differ. This week, we bring you news you won’t find elsewhere from the Moscone floor. For starters, we preview an forthcoming… Read more ›     

Apple & Samsung Return To Court To Commence Patent Battle

Apple and Samsung will return to federal court in Silicon Valley today for the next round of their seemingly never-ending patent war. The two rivals will face off once again before District Court Judge Lucy Koh, presiding in the California… Read more ›     

Apple Trying To Poach Swiss Watchmakers To Build iWatch [Rumor]

Apple is reportedly trying to lure top Swiss watchmakers away from luxury brands in its efforts to build an iWatch. Jean-Claude Biver, president of luxury brand LVMH’s watches and jewellery division, claims that Apple has tried to recruit staff from… Read more ›     

Samsung’s Head Of Mobile Earns More Than Apple’s Tim Cook

Samsung’s head of mobile business, J.K. Shin, earns more than Tim Cook, according to a new report. In 2014, Shin received $ 5.8 million compensation– made up of a base salary of 1.17 billion won, and 1.6 billion won in incentives… Read more ›