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The Story Of An iPhone So Nice It Was Stolen Twice

You don't have to jailbreak to give your iPhone a little extra personality.

You should never steal an iPhone while wearing pink shoes. It doesn’t sound like a piece of vital information, but in the hard streets of Brooklyn’s Prospect Park it is, because those pink little things are going to get you caught.

One thief learned that lesson the hard way, after he stole an iPhone from a girl, and then the iPhone  [Read More...]

This is pretty much the best thing ever: a tiny Lego model of the original Mac, as put together by Flickr-er Chris McVeigh.

NOTE: Due to the incredible response, I’ll be posting a building guide for this model within the next two weeks. Additionally, I hope to offer a limited number of kits for those of you without easy access to the necessary bricks. Keep an eye on my Facebook page and Twitter feed for  [Read More...]

Master The Option Key In OS X Finder [OS X Tips]

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The Option key is a powerful ally in the transition from new, beginner user of OS X to the power user that you want to be. There are a ton of hidden features in the Finder alone that are hidden behind the underrated and unassuming Option key.

Here are some of the more useful ones.

De-Select All The Files Makes sense, right?

Makes sense,  [Read More...]

Josh Gad in 'JOBS' vs. the real Steve Wozniak — You be the judge.

Josh Gad in ‘JOBS’ vs. the real Steve Wozniak — You be the judge.

Reviews of the new JOBS movie starring Ashton Kutcher are mixed, but Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak’s sentiments about the film are certainly not. After the first clip of JOBS surfaced, Woz was quick to say that the scene portrayed never actually happened. That isn’t a  [Read More...]

Make a transparent image

It’s extremely easy to make an image transparent with the help of Preview, the built-in image editing app that comes along with all Macs with OS X. Do note this works best on images with uniform colors in the area you want to become transparent. The more complicated the image and color variation, the more work you will need to do with the alpha tool.

Making a  [Read More...]

iOS 6.1 Beta 5 Released for Developers

iOS 6.1 beta 5 has been released and is available for all registered developers to download through the iOS Dev Center. Supported devices continue to be iPad 2, iPad 3, iPad 4, iPad mini, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, and the iPod touch 4th and 5th generations. The prior beta build of iOS 6.1 is set to expire today (January 27) and was pushed out to developers over a month ago, making todays release a timely update  [Read More...]

Every week Mac Games and More (http://www.macgamesandmore.com/) features a fun, Apple computer game to try out for free and play over the weekend. This week, enter the disturbing world of Edgar Allan Poe where golden bugs bite and jump into an engaging hidden object adventure. Download it now

Dark Tales – Edgar Allan Poe’s The Gold Bug – Collector’s Edition (hidden objects/adventure) – Loosely based on Edgar Allan Poe’s, The Gold Bug,  [Read More...]

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Cult of Mac Deals offers up killer deals each and every week, and this past week has been no exception. While you can find all of our deals going on over at the Cult of Mac Deals page right now, we’ve got three in particular from the past week that we’d like showcase for you.

Stay Organized with iDocument

There’s nothing worse for your productivity – or your sanity  [Read More...]

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Steve Jobs Threatened Patent Litigation To Enforce ‘No Hire’ Emails

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Apple’s Record-Breaking Q1 2013 At A Glance [Charts]

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Back To The Future: 15 Years Of Apple Web Design Seen Through A Time Machine

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How Apple Will (And Won’t) Colorize The  [Read More...]

Apple Releases iOS 6.1 Beta 5 To Devs

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Apple has released its fifth beta for iOS 6.1 to registered developers. Since the fourth beta was set to expire Monday, we were expecting Apple to seed a new release yesterday or Monday. Instead, the company has uncharacteristically seeded the new software on a Saturday. iOS 6.1 beta 4 was seeded on December 17th, 2012.

Everyone has been expecting the final iOS 6.1 GM build to arrive  [Read More...]