Apple July 2010 Update – Mac Pro Spec Bumps

Apple has refreshed (FINALLY) updated the Mac Pro and trust me, this is the Mac we’ve all been waiting for. The Mac Pro won’t be available until August but what you’re getting is a powerhouse of a computer. Apple are boasting the fact that the Mac Pro will have an insane 12-cores! Like before youContinue reading “Apple July 2010 Update – Mac Pro Spec Bumps”

Apple releases Safari 5

Despite all attention heading towards the iPhone throughout the WWDC 2010 conference (blog on that soon), not many hours after the event Apple’s site began with Safari 5, and well, what a browser it is! New Features Ever heard the term, its not quantity, its quality, well Safari 5s feature set is like that, small,Continue reading “Apple releases Safari 5”

Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac Preview

Microsoft are soon to release Microsoft Office 2010 for Windows, but no soon afterwards sparks the rumours of the follow up Mac version, and yes indeed Microsoft Office:mac 2011 will be released at the end of the year, oddly a year before expected. The look and feel of Office for the Mac has always beenContinue reading “Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac Preview”

Apple iPad vs NetBooks!

As has been mentioned by a ton of people in the past, the Apple iPad has definitely left many people divided and even wondering the point of the device even in existence, but yet they want it? The iPad, to me, is a computer, yes it maybe running an iPHONE!!! OS, but is that necessarilyContinue reading “Apple iPad vs NetBooks!”

April 2010 – Apple Updates MacBook Pro Specs, but that’s about it.

Apple today updated the specs on the MacBook Pro line-up, the 13, 15 and 17 inch models all got a spec update which should keep them up to date for the next few months or so. The update includes, as expected, Intel’s new mobile Core i5 and i7 chips as well as some updated NVidiaContinue reading “April 2010 – Apple Updates MacBook Pro Specs, but that’s about it.”

13″ Aluminium MacBook (Feb ’09) 1 Year Review

To be perfectly honest I can’t believe it either, yes, it is exactly one year since I got my very first Mac, the Aluminium MacBook, now known as the 13” MacBook Pro. I chose the then top spec MacBook, the 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, with 2GB DDR3 RAM, 250GB Hard Drive and the newContinue reading “13″ Aluminium MacBook (Feb ’09) 1 Year Review”

Will Adobe Flash 10.1 Improve Mac Performance

Adobe has promised better flash performance in the upcoming version of Flash 10.1, which is currently (since Nov 2009) been available as a beta for Windows, Mac OSX and Linux. This information, from Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch comes just a few weeks after Apple’s introduction to the iPad and Steve Jobs rather aggressive reasoning toContinue reading “Will Adobe Flash 10.1 Improve Mac Performance”

Apple 21.5" iMac (late-2009) 10-day Review

Welcome to my 10-day review of the 21.5″ iMac. All I can say very quickly is, wow how fast this is compared to my aluminium MacBook, that just amazed me, although the specs do reflect this, its just awesome. Specs 3.06GHz Intel Core 2 Duo 4GB DDR3 RAM (up to 16GB) 500GB 7200RPM Hard DriveContinue reading “Apple 21.5" iMac (late-2009) 10-day Review”

Apple Event 2010 – Come See Our New Creation … the iPad!

We all saw it coming and today it came, the all new Apple Tablet was launched today by Apple are their special event today. I have to say its nice seen as Apple pulled out of Macworld last year to see an Apple Event in January, even they must know it feels right now! iPadContinue reading “Apple Event 2010 – Come See Our New Creation … the iPad!”

Blog Wednesday 6th January 2010 – Longest Day Ever = Adventure, iMac and more!

I’m going to arrange this blog out a bit as there’s quite a lot to add. Expect, College … kinda again! Well, you’ve read the title, anyway! Longest Day Ever = Adventure Tuesday, the day after my day off from College due to not really the weather, more the heating, was here, and by godContinue reading “Blog Wednesday 6th January 2010 – Longest Day Ever = Adventure, iMac and more!”

Blog Christmas Eve … Eve December 23rd 2009

Welcome to the eve of Christmas Eve, oh yes, its almost Christmas, as in its only 2 days as of writing this, but to be honest I’m actually not looking forward to Christmas this year, I’m not saying I’m a Scrooge, although I do hate snow, which the weather has definitely been delivering rather worldwideContinue reading “Blog Christmas Eve … Eve December 23rd 2009”

Blog Saturday 19th December 2009

Well, its the holidays, more precisely, the Christmas Holidays, oh yes! Whilst I may have made that last sentence sound like I’m totally exited about the christmas holidays well quite frankly I’m not this year, why? well because of the children meaning of christmas isn’t really that effective this year, ie. the presents. This yearContinue reading “Blog Saturday 19th December 2009”