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2013 MacBook Pro Retina (Intel Haswell)

The rumour mills are well and truly spinning with the upcoming WWDC in San Francisco starting June 10 2013. Many are expecting a new line of Macbook Pro’s and Macbook Air’s that are Intel Haswell based to be announced during the WWDC. Personally I’m very interested in the new 15″ MacBook Pro with Retina which is rumoured to be coming …

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YAMJ Obsession

YAMJ stands for Yet Another MovieJukebox. It is a time consuming process that is enough to make you want to put your foot through your big screen tv when it doesn’t work.

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Disable the Sudden Motion Sensor on a Mac

When I first got my 2010 MacBook Pro, I constantly heard this clicking noise whenever I’m using my MBP in bed or when it’s on my lap. I found out that it was the feature of the MacBook Pro called “Sudden Motion Sensor” – it is designed and patented by Apple as a data protection system to protect the notebook’s …

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OS X Mountain Lion Keyboard Shortcuts

Being a relatively new MAC OS user, I’m still fumbling my way around. I have a case of random RDP sessions getting stuck and unable to exit out of the application. The only solution is to open the terminal and kill the PID. Anyways that’s just the background info as to why I wanted to learn Mac OS keyboard shortcuts …

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2012 MacBook Pro with Retina Display

After seeing the news popping up around the web about the 2012 MacBook Pro with Retina display I was immediately excited. Off I went to the Apple website to check out the product video and damn I thought this new thinner macbook pro looks the goods. I love my 2011 i7 Macbook Pro to bits but it was the insanely …

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My Top 3 iPad Apps

Most would think that I’m an Apple hater and that I hate all things Apple. The truth is, I don’t. I’m first to admit that the products they’ve released such as the iPhone, iPad and Mac products are high quality and have changed the way we conduct our every day lives. What I don’t like is the corporate behaviour of …

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MacBook Pro 2011 Wake from Sleep Issue

Ever since I got my MacBook pro earlier this year and opting to replace the main drive with a OCZ Vertex 2, I have had problems waking it up from sleep. It would attempt to resume but get stuck in the process, a hard reboot is usually required and it would continue to function as normal. I chose to ignore …

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How to Stream iTunes to your iPad

Here is a simple tutorial explaining how to stream your iTunes library to your iPad. 1. Enable Home Sharing on your iTunes on your Mac or PC. Launch iTunes and Click on Advanced tab, click on Turn On Home Sharing 2. You will be presented with this screen within your iTunes, enter your Apple ID and password, then click the …

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Samsung v Apple

Apple is currently on a global quest to ban the release of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1. Apple has filed a lawsuit that claims Samsung has infringed on the “look & feel” of the iPhone and the iPad which has been quite the golden geese for Apple. This 38-page lawsuit filed in a Northern California court back in April accuses …