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-image-New Apple Website Feature: Find Out How

in the wee hours

New Apple Website Feature: Find Out How: “Apple has added to its website with a new subsection dedicated to video tutorials called ‘find out how.’ The section includes video tutorials for Mac OS X, Photos, Movies, Web, Music, and Documents.

In all, over 30 sho…”

(Via MacRumors.)

-image-One year ago, you power tweaked Windows Vista … [Flashback]

in the wee hours

One year ago, you power tweaked Windows Vista … [Flashback]: “

One year ago, you power tweaked Windows Vista to your satisfaction.

(Via Lifehacker.)


in the wee hours

Dock-U-Like: “Software changes Leopard’s Dock

BlockSoft has introduced software designed to customise the Dock within Mac OS X 10.5 ‘Leopard’.

(Via Macworld UK.)

-image-Announce incoming Mail message senders

in the wee hours
Announce incoming Mail message senders: "Instead of a simple ding sound, it's possible to have Mail tell you a little more about incoming messages using speech synthesis. Create the following AppleScript in Script Editor: using terms from application 'Mail' on perform mail action with messages newMessages repeat with newMessage in newMessages tell application 'Mail' set senderName to (extract name from sender of newMessage) say 'You've just received an email from ' & Read more [...]

-image-Apple updates Numbers, Pages and Keynote

in the wee hours

Apple updates Numbers, Pages and Keynote: “Apple has released updates for iWork addressing compatibility with Mac OS X.

(Via MacCentral.)

-image-Rogers to offer unlimited data, prep for iPhone?

in the wee hours
Canadian cell provider Rogers Wireless is set to institute a series of changes to its cellular data plans that should pave the way for devices such as the iPhone, according to increasingly corroborated reports. A tip indicates that the carrier will begin offering a reworking of the company's $20 monthly Communicate Package that allows both unlimited Internet access from a given phone as well as up to 2500 SMS text messages, 1000 MMS picture or video messages, and calling extras such as voicemail Read more [...]

-image-Cube Engine Games _ Free Quake-like game PPC/Intel

in the wee hours
Cube Engine Games: "Free single and multi player 1st person shooter game with some satisfying fast oldskool gameplay. A large variety of gameplay modes from classic SP to fast 1 on 1 MP and objective based teamplay, with a great variety of original maps to play on. Level editing has never been so much fun: a press of a key allows you to modify the geometry / textures / entities in-game, on the fly. Even more novel, you can make maps together with others online, in the unique "coop edit" mode (!) The Read more [...]

-image-YouTube – Mac OS X 10.5.1 “Leopard” Kalyway Edition

in the wee hours

YouTube – Mac OS X 10.5.1 “Leopard” Kalyway Edition: “Mac OS X 10.5.1 ‘Leopard’ Kalyway Edition”

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-image-How To: Install OS X on Your Hackintosh PC, No Hacking Required

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How To: Install OS X on Your Hackintosh PC, No Hacking Required: "Install OS X with the Kalyway Install Disc Floating around the BitTorrents, you'll find a disc image called something like Kalyway Leopard 10.5.1 SSE2 SSE3. Download it and burn it to a DVD—it's what you'll use to install Leopard. If you're going to pursue this I'd still recommend purchasing an actual copy of Leopard, but you won't need it here." (Via lifehacker.) Read more [...]

-image-Mac OS X Leopard: Overlay Drawers onto Your Dock’s Stacks

in the wee hours
Mac OS X Leopard: Overlay Drawers onto Your Dock's Stacks: "Stacks is pretty much Leopard’s only non-eyecandy change to the dock, and it had the potential to be pretty handy, but the fact that the icon representing the stack is whatever the top file in the folder happens to be really ruins it (for me at least). However, if you haven’t yet given up on stacks and thrown them off your dock, there is a solution: overlaying stacks icons." (Via ecksdee.) Read more [...]

-image-10.5: Spoof MAC address on some machines

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10.5: Spoof MAC address on some machines: "There are many legitimate reasons why someone would want to spoof a system’s MAC address, and I won't go into them here. Long story short: in Tiger, it was extremely easy to spoof the MAC address, as explained in '>this hint. In, just type: sudo ifconfig en0 ether 00:00:00:00:00:00 where en0 is the network interface you wish to change the MAC address of, and 00:00:00:00:00:00 is the target MAC address. This code cannot be used in Read more [...]

-image-Macbookairteardown: What’s inside the MacBook Air.

in the wee hours

Macbookairteardown: “Macbookairteardown”

(Via gizmodo.)

-image-Charlie Rose interviewed Walt Mossberg this week

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Early MacBook Air reviews trickling in: "Charlie Rose interviewed Walt Mossberg this week, on the MBA, but also on Apple and technology in general. Great interview. Mossberg seemed to think the biggest thing at MacWorld was the advent of the iTunes Movie Rental/AppleTV stuff coming together." (Via charlierose.) Read more [...]

-image-Giz Notes: Our MacBook Air Review Matrix

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Giz Notes: Our MacBook Air Review Matrix: "The so-called 'four horsemen' of Apple product reviews have weighed in on the near weightless MacBook Air." (Via gizmodo.) Read more [...]

-image-MacBook Air Disassembly Photos and Battery Access

in the wee hours

MacBook Air Disassembly Photos and Battery Access: “
MacBook Air Battery
Gizmodo provides a gallery of screenshots and video documenting the disassembly of the MacBook Air and shows that it is relatively easy to access the battery, which is held in by a number of screws….”

(Via MacRumors.)