1. News
    September 30th, 2014 by Jeremy Kirk
    Apple releases patches for OS X’s ‘Shellshock’ Bash shell vulnerability

    Apple released a patch for Shellshock today, a serious software vulnerability disclosed last week, although the company had said it posed no risk...

  2. Reviews
    September 30th, 2014 by Anthony Caruana
    Pebble

    It would be pretty easy to make an argument that the modern smartwatch era began with the Pebble. Launched as a Kickstarter project – until recently...

  3. Reviews
    September 30th, 2014 by Anthony Caruana
    Trakdot

    The Trakdot promises a lot. It supports both iOS and Android smartphones and looks a lot like the popular Pebble. But it lacks some of the polish...

  4. Reviews
    September 30th, 2014 by Anthony Caruana
    Samsung Gear Fit

    Samsung has had a few cracks at the smartwatch game and it has clearly learned a lot from the experience. The main use-case for smartwatches is receiving...

  5. News
    September 30th, 2014 by Jeremy Kirk
    Two scenarios that can make OS X vulnerable to the Shellshock Bash bug

    Apple’s OS X is vulnerable to the Shellshock bug, but it’s not that easy for attackers to take advantage of it, according to Intego, which specialises...

  6. App Guide
    September 30th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    Blogo 2.0

    If you run a WordPress blog from your Mac, you’ve got a couple of options when it comes to editing the text of your posts. There are, of course,...

  7. Help
    September 30th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    Too much unwanted email? Use these tricks for identifying and unsubscribing

    Reader Betina Baylor would like to do something about removing her name from marketing email. She writes: Over the years I’ve purchased items from...

  8. News
    September 30th, 2014 by Caitlin McGarry
    Apple reportedly has a Retina iMac ready to launch

    Apple clearly wants to bankrupt you, if rumours of a 27in Retina iMac scheduled to launch with OS X Yosemite this year are true. iPhones, iPads,...

  9. Help
    September 30th, 2014 by Topher Kessler
    How and when to use OS X’s advanced audio controls

    You can use a Mac for a long time without ever adjusting its audio settings. As with so many things in OS X, the default settings often work just...

  10. News
    September 30th, 2014 by Michael Kan
    China cracking down on iPhone 6 smuggling

    Chinese custom agents literally have their hands full with Apple’s iPhone 6, as they seize hundreds of units from smugglers attempting to bring...

  11. Blogs
    September 29th, 2014 by Keith White
    Hands on with Band-in-a-Box 2014

    Over the last few days I’ve been playing with the latest version of Band-in-a-Box (BiaB) which is 2014 for Mac. It’s probably the most significant...

  12. Productivity
    September 29th, 2014 by Anthony Caruana
    Speeding up your note-taking

    It’s one of the great hassles of the modern era. Despite all of the great technical innovations out there we are still looking for ways to capture...

  13. App Guide
    September 29th, 2014 by Sarah Jacobsson Purewal
    Oscura Second Shadow

    Everybody loves platformers. But it’s difficult to find a good platformer that isn’t just a copycat of a classic favourite. Oscura Second Shadow is...

  14. News
    September 29th, 2014 by Caitlin McGarry
    Apple puts iPhone 6 models through the wringer to prove #Bendgate is overblown

    Only nine people complained to Apple about the iPhone 6 Plus bending in their pockets, but that’s not going to stop the internet from joking about...

  15. News
    September 29th, 2014 by Brad Chacos
    Apple says most Mac users are safe from ‘Shellshock’ Bash bug, promises quick fix

    Yes, recent versions of Mac OS X are vulnerable to the critical ‘Shellshock’ Bash bug revealed last week, including OS X Mavericks –...

  16. Blogs
    September 29th, 2014 by Caitlin McGarry
    Apple will survive its terrible week (because that’s what Apple does)

    Apple’s having a tough time. Its annual one-two punch of an iPhone launch plus an iOS upgrade – usually a time for celebration – has been followed...

  17. Help
    September 29th, 2014 by Brad Chacos
    Safe from Shellshock: How to protect your home computer from the Bash shell bug

    On the surface, the critical ‘Shellshock’ bug revealed last week sounds devastating. By exploiting a bug in the Bash shell command line...

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