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I like the Apple Store as much as any Apple fan, but I wouldn’t want to live and work there.

You can’t say the same thing for David Wu, though. “Call me mad. Call me crazy. But I woke up one day around three months or more ago and decided to completely renovate my home study.”

So what’d he do? He made his home office a virtual recreation of an Apple Store, not only including  [Read More...]

We all have that contact or three that just can’t seem to take a hint. They keep calling and calling, and we really just need to get our work done. If you use the audible ringer on your iPhone, there’s a way to ignore that caller (along with any other folks you’d like to selectively mute) with a silent ringtone.

First of all, you need to get a silent ringtone. You can  [Read More...]

Apple Redesigns App Store Search Layout In iOS 6

As part of Apple’s App Store redesign in iOS 6, thanks in part to their acquisition of Chomp, a new search result interface has been rolling out tonight for both the iPad and iPhone. The redesign, which brings a new cards-style interface to searches, replaces the old list format of results. As you can see from below, the design is consistent across both the iPhone and iPad user interface.

The new design  [Read More...]

If you haven’t had the chance to play Basion on the Xbox or your Mac, yet – heck, even if you have – you owe it to yourself to pick this game up for your iPad.

Bastion is available on Mac or the Xbox gaming console for around $ 15. The iPad version was released today at a fantastic $ 4.99, making this the best gaming deal you can get for a  [Read More...]

If you haven’t had the chance to play Basion on the Xbox or your Mac, yet – heck, even if you have – you owe it to yourself to pick this game up for your iPad.

Bastion is available on Mac or the Xbox gaming console for around $ 15. The iPad version was released today at a fantastic $ 4.99, making this the best gaming deal you can get for a  [Read More...]

Contract An Entire Design Team For $40 [Deals]

Why limit yourself to one designer when you can tap into the talent of HUNDREDS? Competition breads excellence which is exactly what this deal will bring to your needed designs. The idea behind 99designs is to essentially have designers compete for your business. Awesome right!?

Let’s say you need a new logo. As opposed to hiring one designer to pump out a couple options, 99designs reaches numerous artists who will need to  [Read More...]

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It’s a battle royal on our shiny new CultCast! Don’t miss our Apple Vs. Samsung trial breakdown, where Cult of Mac reporter Jose Fermoso tells us what it was like to be in the tension-filled courtroom, what the verdict means for consumers, and where Apple and Samsung go from here.

Then, a topic you suggested, dear CultCast listeners! We talk AppleCare, Apple’s extended warranty program, and tell you when it makes  [Read More...]

Java SE 7u7 Update Resolves Recent Security Issue

Java SE 7u7

Oracle has released a security patch for the recently discussed Java 7 vulnerability that had potential to run malicious code on a targeted computer. If you had previously installed Java SE 7 in OS X Mountain Lion or Lion you can download the new SE 7u7 update directly from Oracle:

Get the Java SE 7u7 update from Oracle

If you had a potentially vulnerable version of Java and you disabled  [Read More...]

Adobe has just announced that Photoshop CS6 will be getting Retina support this fall. Lightroom 4 will also be updated with Retina graphic support in coming months, although a specific release date has not been given.

2012 MacBook Pro with Retina display owners will be able to use CS6 in full HiDPI mode when the update drops.

From Adobe:

Adobe’s product teams are keenly aware of a creative professional’s desire to experience the highest  [Read More...]

Pocket Legends’ Double XP Weekend Starts Today!

The world’s first cross-platform MMO is still alive and kicking. Whether you’re just getting into it or have been around since its iOS debut back in April 2012, you’ll be happy to hear that today marks the beginning of Pocket Legends’ Double XP weekend!

Embark on your quest to reach elite level status at twice the speed thanks to this XP extravaganza. You have until Labor Day to take advantage of this  [Read More...]