I’ve never been convinced by Martin Hajek’s iWatch concepts. They’re beautifully done, but the stitched leather band is hideous and very un-Apple-like, and I can’t help but feel that whatever the iWatch is going to be, it isn’t going to be an unusably small iPod touch strapped to your wrist.
That said, Hajek’s just unveiled a number of high-quality renders of his iWatch concept that he did for MacUser, and if you’re a fan of [Read More...]
The smallest Mac in Mordor.
Apple loves to hide little surprises, or “easter eggs,” within its software â€” such as the memorable quotes inside its OS X icons, or the temporary date (Jan 24, 1984 â€” when the first Macintosh was unveiled) given to apps downloaded from the Mac App Store. A new one has been discovered that’s sure to please Lord of the Rings fans.
Typing a simple comment into Terminal [Read More...]
I hate camera straps. I’m forever taking one off and threading another one through the camera’s eyelets or hooking up some device to the tripod screw or just wrapping a neck strap around my wrist. For something that’s so simple, and has been around for so long, the camera strap sure is a badly-designed piece of junk.
The Leash, on the other hand (or other shoulder), is an attempt to combine all straps ever into one [Read More...]
So, you’re a longtime Growl user, and now you get some alerts from Growl, and a bunch of other ones from Notification Center, and your inner OCD-child just wishes it could all come through Notification Center? I mean, Growl 2 will send stuff right to Notification Center, anyway, so why not get a head start on the process?
With the help of a third-party app called MountainGrowl, you’ll be fashionably ahead of [Read More...]
Every week Mac Games and More features a fun, casual game you can play over the weekend. This week’s game challenges you to try to achieve the same kind of wealth and power of the pharaohs from ancient Egyptian times in a stimulating simulation game. Download it now Fate of the Pharaoh (simulation/strategy) – There’s been a series of attacks and now everything is destroyed. Your [Read More...]
There’s so much buzz around Apple and education in the U.S. these days, you’d be forgiven if you assumed there was a “One iPad Per Child” program officially in effect. Case in point, a school said to have “shunned” Macs in favor of PCs makes news. Then you read the story and it turns out that Adam Gerson, the school tech director, is a lifelong Apple fan who opted for Microsoft [Read More...]