Tag Archive: Programmer


Access the Scientific Calculator & Programmer Calculator in Mac OS X

The Mac Calculator app may appear somewhat limited at first glance, but there’s actually two other calculator modes contained within the app; a full featured scientific calculator, and a programmer calculator too. Accessing the alternate calculators in OS X is really easy, but like many of the other interesting Calculator app features, it’s pretty easy … Read More

Friendly indie dev wants to teach kids to think like a programmer

Daryl Hornsby is an affable guy. As the lead designer of the independent educational game, Machineers, he was on hand at the Game Developers Conference in March to give us a quick tour of the team’s puzzle adventure game that… Read more ›

Chinese programmer installs Windows 95 on the iPhone 6

The iPhone 6 is the best smartphone Apple’s ever created, but for those that think iOS is starting to look a little old and dated, a Chinese programmer has figured out how to install an entirely new operating system over… Read more ›

Mac Setups: The Hackintosh of a Student & Programmer

This weeks featured Mac setup comes from Andrew T., a student and programmer. As for the setup itself, it’s a bit unorthodox… because it’s a Hackintosh! For those who are less familiar with the concept of a Hackintosh, it’s an unofficial and unsupported Mac built using traditional PC components that runs OS X. Aside from … Read More

Ex-Apple Programmer Crowdfunds ‘Internet Of Things’ Maker Kit

QuickTime architect, ex-Apple programmer, and former trusted Steve Jobs lieutenant Peter Hoddie has launched a new Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign. Called Kinoma Create, the project aims to create a JavaScript-powered Internet of Things construction kit, aimed at professional product designers, as… Read more ›     

Mac Setups: The Quad Display MacBook Pro Setup of a Programmer

This weeks featured Mac setup is the desk of Stephen G., a web programmer with a genuinely awesome quad display configuration. If you’re wondering how this great setup gets used, or if you’re just curious how on earth to drive three additional screens off of a MacBook Pro in a similarly sweet four-panel layout like … Read More   [Read More…]

Mac Setups: The Quad Display MacBook Pro Setup of a Programmer

This weeks featured Mac setup is the desk of Stephen G., a web programmer with a genuinely awesome quad display configuration. If you’re wondering how this great setup gets used, or if you’re just curious how on earth to drive three additional screens off of a MacBook Pro in a similarly sweet four-panel layout like … Read More

8MM Movies And Private Audiences With Steve Jobs Inspire Ex-NeXT Programmer To Give Us Givit [CES 2012]

LAS VEGAS, CES 2012 � For Greg Kostello, an amiable ex-Apple and NeXT software developer with a goofily winning smile, there�s an intimacy and immediacy in a smaller audience. It�s something Greg discovered first as a kid showing his latest home movie neighborhood blockbuster in a small garage crammed with kids. It�s a lesson that deepened giving personal software demos at NeXT in a  [Read More…]

Me and My Mac: Meet the Worlds Youngest Apple Programmer

We�re starting a new reader submitted series called �Me and My Mac.� Instead of just showing your Mac setup, we want to see you with your Apple hardware. We told you to get creative and send in submissions for the first round. And like usual, the Cult of Mac audience did not�disappoint. To start off, lets meet the world�s�youngest Apple programmer.   This is�Lim  [Read More…]