Cheetah to Mountain Lion

Cultofmac.com has posted a great article showing the evolution of OSX over the years. It covers the major new features that were added to each OS release and a desktop screenshot of each. I made my switch to the Mac right between the Jaguar to Panther releases. It’s hard to believe that I’ve been a… Continue reading Cheetah to Mountain Lion

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Mountain Lion is Here!

Today, Apple officially launched OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion. I’ve been using the final build for a few weeks now and it is in my opinion a solid upgrade. As the name implies, it is more of an incremental upgrade from Lion. While Lion had quite a few visual differences, Mountain Lion is more about… Continue reading Mountain Lion is Here!

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Unlocked iPhone 3G

Last month, AT&T finally said they’d unlock off contract iPhones. I decided to try and get a used iPhone 3G as a spare and to test out the whole unlock process. I found a 3G cheap on ebay with a broken screen. The seller claimed that the screen, and a somewhat unresponsive home button were the… Continue reading Unlocked iPhone 3G

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The New iPad

As expected, Tim Cook, yesterday unveiled “The New iPad.” I won’t go too much into all the little details, but basically it has upgraded specs, which include: faster processor, quad core graphics, better camera, 4G LTE on the cellular data model, and voice dictation. However, the biggest visual improvement is the new “Retina Display”. The… Continue reading The New iPad

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OS X Mountain Lion

OS 10.7 Lion was released just 7 months ago and in a shocking move, Apple announced OS 10.8 Mountain Lion today. When I first heard about this from the tech sites this morning I actually thought it might be a joke or parody. However, when I got to work. sure enough Apple had a web… Continue reading OS X Mountain Lion

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