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  • Mac Power Users #466: John Gruber Returns

    Sun 5:55pm By Stephen Hackett
    This week’s episode of Mac Power Users is a real fun one: John Gruber of Daring Fireball and The Talk Show join David and Stephen for a discussion about writing and podcasting, as well as WWDC and what the future may hold for the iPad and Mac. I’d like to…
  • Twitter is Over

    Thu 5:18pm By Stephen Hackett
    I present two pieces of evidence, just from this week’s news: Ashley Feinberg’s interview with Jack Dorsey, in which Twitter’s CEO said they company would “certainly talk about” removing a hypothetical tweet in which Trump called for murder. An early…
  • Tim Cook: ‘You Deserve Privacy Online. Here’s How You Could Actually Get It’

    Thu 5:12pm By Stephen Hackett
    Apple CEO Time Cook, writing at Time: In 2019, it’s time to stand up for the right to privacy—yours, mine, all of ours. Consumers shouldn’t have to tolerate another year of companies irresponsibly amassing huge user profiles, data breaches that seem out…
  • Connected #226: The Instagram Secret Society

    Wed 5:03pm By Stephen Hackett
    This week on Connected, we are joined by a very special guest: The boys discuss a bunch of Apple products that may be receiving refreshes after years of neglect, including the iPad mini and iPod touch, then are taught how to edit photos like pros by Tyler…
  • The Apple Developer Transition Kit

    Wed 12:24pm By Stephen Hackett
    Over on MacStories, I took a look at what may be the single weirdest Mac of all time: the Developer Transition Kit: An Intel Mac inside a Power Mac G5 body, the Apple Developer Transition Kit (or DTK) was made as a way for developers to work on their x86…
  • Apple Launches Battery Cases for iPhone XS, XS Max and XR

    Tue 4:12pm By Stephen Hackett
    They run $129 and come in black or white: iPhone XS Smart Battery Case iPhone XR Smart Battery Case iPhone XS Max Smart Battery Case The iPhone XS model is not compatible with the iPhone X, but all three will work with wireless chargers. Here’s what kind of…
  • Liftoff #89: Some Time at the Taco Bar

    Tue 4:07pm By Stephen Hackett
    Catching up on some news on Liftoff this week: China has big plans for the moon and SpaceX has a new test vehicle. Oh, and things got weird with Russia. My thanks to our sponsors: Warby Parker: Quality eyewear at a fraction of the usual price. Order your FREE…
  • What’s Old Will Be New Again

    Tue 11:44am By Stephen Hackett
    Rumors have it that the iPad mini and iPod touch will both be refreshed in 2019.
  • Ungeniused #70: The National Geographic Society

    Tue 11:11am By Stephen Hackett
    This week on Ungeniused: From magazines to television, conservation and preservation, the The National Geographic Society has been working to make the world a better place since 1888.
  • Kbase Article of the Week: Mac OS X Server v10.6.4 Update Mac mini (Mid 2010)

    Jan 14, 2019, 11:00 am By Stephen Hackett
    This was a very specific update: The Mac OS X 10.6.4 Update is recommended for all users of Mac mini (Mid 2010). This update contains all the applicable fixes from the Mac OS X 10.6.4 Update, plus the following specific fixes for Mac mini (Mid 2010): Resolves…