Mac

 
Getting Anti-Social (again)

Erasebook. Facebook and Twitter are a huge waste of time. We all know it. While it’s difficult for me to quit these services altogether, I have made a conscious effort …

 
Review: Mountain by Appgineers

Sometimes an application is so useful, you wish it was already included in the OS. That’s exactly how I felt when I started using Mountain ($5.99), from Appgineers. Mountain bills …

 
Review: Boom 2, the Yosemite Edition

I’m not what you call an “audiophile”, but I know what my ears like. Both my Macs have external speakers attached. My Retina Macbook Pro has its output going to …

 
Working with Icons in Yosemite

I have a confession to make. I have never been content with the stock desktop icons that have shipped from Cupertino. The default OS X icons have always been bland …

 
The Yosemite Clean Install

My early 2008 model Mac Pro has run every version of OS X from Leopard (10.5) on up. It’s served me well for many years, but lately it started acting …

 
Living with the 13″ Retina Macbook Pro: Two months later

Normally, my honeymoon phase with new tech products wears off after a few weeks, but it’s different this time around. I’m still every bit as smitten with my late 2014 …