Tag Archive: Need


Mac users who have older hardware laying around which are unable to run modern versions of OS X may be relieved to discover that Mac OS X Snow Leopard (10.6) and Mac OS X Leopard (10.5) are available to download directly from Apple. These versions of Mac OS X are over half a decade outdated … Read More

Need a vacation? Try a NASA Kepler exoplanet

The exoplanet known as Kepler-16b is a gas giant near the outer limits of the habitable zone, but why should that discourage you from paying it a visit? NASA has issued a set of three retro space-tourism posters to celebrate… Read more ›

It was Philips that managed to beat, err, Beats to the first Lightning headphones last year, and at CES the company has taken it to the next level: announcing a new $ 299 pair that also offers noise cancellation. Called the… Read more ›

Sometimes all a penguin needs is love, says the new Christmas ad from British department store John Lewis. There’s a young boy with a real penguin. The penguin, named Monty, loves playing with the boy: swimming, sledding, building with Legos.… Read more ›

New iOS 8.1 features you need to know

iOS 8.1 is now available to the public and along with bringing Apple Pay into the wild, the major update is packed with new features that bring harmony to your iPhone and Mac workflow. Instant Hotspot and SMS Relay connect your iPhone… Read more ›

Today Apple announced two new iPads: the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3. Some pricing adjustments were also made across the entire iPad lineup, with the first-gen iPad mini now costing only $ 249. Apple news overload? Fear not. Here’s… Read more ›

Everything you need to know about the new Mac mini

After two long years sitting on the bench, Apple finally updated the humble Mac mini with faster processors, faster Wi-Fi and much better graphics. It also gets a modest price drop, now starting at a reasonable $ 499 — although you… Read more ›

Popcorn Time’s popularity has taken off this year by bringing BitTorrent streaming into the mainstream with a lineup of apps that let users watch nearly any movie they want for free with just the tap of a finger. We published… Read more ›

6 things Mac users need to know about Windows 10

Apple is busy putting the finishing touches on its next operating system, but Microsoft gave the world an early look at the next version of Windows today that is set to run on everything from smartphones to PCs. Microsoft says… Read more ›