Tag Archive: Services


Latest Siri prank has more idiots calling emergency services

Siri has become an accessory to even more bullcrap from the Internet as pranksters have found another way to trick Apple’s digital assistant into contacting emergency services. And it’s only slightly less dumb than you think. The prank claims that…Read more ›

App Store, iTunes, and other Apple services are down

Update: Apple has now updated its service status page to reflect the problem, although there’s still no word on when it will be fixed. Apple is having problems with a number of its services, with the iTunes Store, App Store…Read more ›

3 great services to help rid yourself of nerdy crap

Scott Dadich, editor-in-chief of Wired, recently dispatched a chilling memo to his worker bees about keeping their San Francisco hive clean. Among other things, Dadich bemoaned the “dorm room” look of the office. “It’s an embarrassment,” he opined in his…Read more ›

It’s not just you: iCloud services are down

If you’ve been having trouble accessing some of iClouds services this afternoon, you are not alone. Apple’s System Status page this afternoon is showing that some iCloud users are unable to access all of the services features and have been…Read more ›

Mac Setups: The Desk of a Creative Services Managing Director

This weeks featured Mac setup comes to us from Gerard F., the Managing Director of a creative services company. Let’s jump right in and learn a bit more: What hardware is used in your Mac setup? This is what you can find on my desk: Primary hardware: MacBook Air 11″ – Mid 2013 model MacBook … Read More

True Blood services fans in penultimate episode, ‘Love Is To Die’

Beginning just moments after the shocking end of last week’s episode of True Blood, the final season’s second-to-last entry tightens down on the remaining relationships: Sookie and Bill. Hoyt and Jessica. Eric and Pam (and Ginger!). Jason and new girl.…Read more ›

Apple announces partnership with IBM to make apps and services for enterprise

Today Apple announced that it’s partnering with IBM to “transform enterprise mobility through a new class of business apps.” The relationship will combine IBM’s enterprise data specialties with Apple’s iOS hardware and software. “iPhone and iPad are the best mobile…Read more ›

The AWS Course: Be The Best Host Out There With Amazon Web Services [Deals]

Cloud computing is quickly becoming the standard method of creating scalable, manageable Web Application Services. Today Cult of Mac Deals is offering a course that will give you an in-depth walkthrough on how to utilize the wide range of cloud…Read more ›

Mac Setups: The Desk of an IT Services Manager

It’s the weekend again, which means it’s time for another featured sweet Mac desk setup! This time we’re showing off the awesome workstation of Joey N., an IT Services Manager who uses plenty of Apple, Mac, and iOS gear for both professional and personal pursuits. Let’s get right to it and learn a bit more … Read More

How To Enable And Disable Location Services For Specific Mac Apps [OS X Tips]

There are several apps in OS X that may want to use your location data, including apps like Maps, iPhoto, and more. If you want to see which apps are currently requesting and using your data, simply click on the…Read more ›    [Read More…]