January 25, 2009

Special: The Mac at 25: Stories

Today’s installment of our series “The Mac at 25” involves a Web site that we enjoy visiting from time to time. The site, Folklore.org includes numerous old stories about Apple shared by the people involved…

January 24, 2009

Special: The Mac at 25: Looking Back…

The Macintosh. What is there to say except it’s been a long and interesting 25 years. Look around your house, apartment, shed, condo, dorm room, whatever. What do you own that was made in 1984? Probably not much…

January 19, 2009

News: Seagate Drive Failures Popping Up…

Normally we don’t publish every little hardware failure on our site, but this could potentially save your data, if you happen to be running an affected Seagate drive. A firmware bug has affected certain SATA drives, making the disks “inaccessible when the host system is powered on”. In other words, if your drive stops working, do not try to erase it and start over.

January 14, 2009

News: Jobs Steps Down Due to Medical Leave

With the announcement last week that Steve Jobs was merely suffering a hormonal imbalance, it seems there is more to the story. About an hour ago, numerous sites, including CNBC are reporting that Jobs will be stepping aside to let Apple COO Tim Cook take over day-to-day operations until June…

January 7, 2009

Special: Macworld 2009 Keynote – The Next Day

It’s been a little less than 24 hours since Phil Schiller took the stage at the Moscone Center and shared the latest wares from Apple. Unfortunately, many are scratching their heads…