October 29, 2009

Article: The Argument for the Mac mini Server

A little over a week ago, Apple released the Mac mini server edition and a faster regular Mac mini, few were completely surprised. Speculation was rampant that there’d be an optical drive-less mini, and taking the existing form factor, swapping an optical drive with a hard drive makes sense. The fact that Apple is branding it as a server is interesting, though…

October 22, 2009

News: Windows 7 For Sale Today

Although we cover Apple-related news and products regularly, we couldn’t let this go by without at least a mention. Today, Windows 7 became available for the public to purchase. There is a lot riding on Windows 7, since it is trying to make up for Vista’s shortcomings and get people to upgrade from XP…

October 20, 2009

News: MacBook, iMac, mini, & Mouse Updated

Although a number of products were already long-in-the-tooth, Apple updated its entire consumer lineup today, including new iMacs with slightly revised displays and enclosures, faster Mac minis, MacBooks with polycarbonate unibody cases, and the Magic Mouse…

October 8, 2009

Review: Moshi Neato

NeatoOften we find fingerprints and smudges on various computer displays. Although we don’t go out of our way to do it, there’s always some person who points at something and inadvertently touches the display. There’s also dust to worry about. Removing smudges and dust is usually a pretty annoying process if you’re trying to make sure you don’t leave streaks or other marks…

October 6, 2009

News: AT&T Lifts VoIP “Ban” on iPhone

Things got a bit more interesting, folks. Earlier today, AT&T announced that it will allow voice over IP (VoIP) calls over its 3G data network on all handsets, including the iPhone. This will most likely reverse some limits put on apps, such as Skype…