Tag Archive: Computers


Tim Cook ranked top CEO by a bunch of computers

Tim Cook heads a company that devotes massive brain power in developing and understanding algorithms. And it was an algorithm that ranked the Apple CEO the nation’s top executive from a list of 250. ExecRank, a kind of social network for companies to find advisors and board members, uses a statistical and algorithmic analysis to […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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First wearable computers made you look like a freaking Borg

It would have been hard to don a Xybernaut Poma wearable PC in 2002 without uttering the phrase, “Resistance is futile.” What was arguably the first wearable computer had the look of a Borg, a cybernetic villain from Star Trek:…Read more ›

Send Data Across Networked Computers with Netcat Using the Command Line

Netcat is a powerful command line tool that can read and write data across a network connection using TCP/IP, it’s commonly used for relays, file transfer, port scanning, amongst other things. Though netcat origins are from the unix and linux worlds, netcat is also built into Mac OS X, and we’re going to use the … Read More [Read More…]

Send Data Across Networked Computers with Netcat Using the Command Line

Netcat is a powerful command line tool that can read and write data across a network connection using TCP/IP, it’s commonly used for relays, file transfer, port scanning, amongst other things. Though netcat origins are from the unix and linux worlds, netcat is also built into Mac OS X, and we’re going to use the … Read More

Bump App Updated With Ability To Share Files With Computers, Too

Now with more computer!

Now with more computer!

Bump, the free, easy file sharing app for Android and iOS, has just updated to version 3.5.6 on both the Apple iTunes App Store and the Google Play Store. The new version of the app will let users share any files on their smartphone or tablet with a computer. Previously, Bump users were only able to share files from mobile device to mobile device.

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Mess With Your Computer’s Guts With Mountain Tweaks [Review]

Mess with your Mac’s mind

We all love OS X, but sometimes there are little things about it that annoy, or get in the way, or just don’t work the way we’d like them to. For power users, the solution to these little niggles often lies in Terminal, the command line application that lets experts dive into the heart of OS X’s innards. But for the rest of us, there’s always Mountain  [Read More…]

Coming Soon: A World Populated Only By Old Apple Computers

Mac Project Genesis Film

Project Genesis offers a new take on the silicon Story of Creation

Word is spreading of a new independent film, Project Genesis, involving a world populated only by old Apple computers. Italian director and filmmaker Alessio Fava has posted an enigmatic teaser of Macs shuffling around in a drab soulless environment, with hints of better existence:

We computers have always looked at our world from a single point  [Read More…]

Coming Soon: A World Populated Only By Old Apple Computers

Mac Project Genesis Film

Project Genesis offers a new take on the silicon Story of Creation

Word is spreading of a new independent film, Project Genesis, involving a world populated only by old Apple computers. Italian director and filmmaker Alessio Fava has posted an enigmatic teaser of Macs shuffling around in a drab soulless environment, with hints of better existence:

We computers have always looked at our world from a single point  [Read More…]

Forget The Retina MacBook Pro, These Are The Five Most Expensive Apple Computers Of All Time

You might think that the new MacBook Pro with Retina display breaks the bank as far as computers go, but compared to some of Apple’s older machines, it’s just a drop in the bucket. Apple has never had the most economical options for computers, but they’ve come a long way towards being affordable to most consumers. Don’t believe me? Forbes has compiled a list of the five most expensive Apple computers  [Read More…]

Eleven-Year-Old Boy Urinates On $36k Worth of MacBook Computers

“Well, there goes $36,000 worth of good computers,” as Upper Allen Elementary School staff must have been thinking to themselves after an eleven-year-old boy dropped his pants and urinated all over a computer cart full of 36 MacBook computers on Wednesday. All 36 MacBook computers were damaged in the incident. Im not sure what it would have taken to get a child to think it was a good idea to treat a cart of computers  [Read More…]