Archive for September, 2009

BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac Available October 2

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

Hurray for all you BlackBerry users out there!  It has been reported that BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac will be out this Friday, October 2 at 1:00pm EST.  Better late than never!

THE DROPBOX IPHONE APP IS OUT!…

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

THE DROPBOX IPHONE APP IS OUT!!! <3<3 http://blog.getdropbox.com (via @Dropbox)

Great article in The New Yorker

Friday, September 25th, 2009

Great article in The New Yorker this week – “The It Bird” by Susan Orlean. No no no it’s NOT “The IT Bird.” http://bit.ly/F2yJm

Snow Leopard and Printer Drivers

Friday, September 25th, 2009

If your printer drivers were not included with the Snow Leopard OS installer, you probably need to install Rosetta.

Apple has a straightforward support document in its Mac OS X 10.6 Help section here.

RT @tweetmeme Reminder: AT&T M…

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

RT @tweetmeme Reminder: AT&T MMS Coming This Friday | The iPhone Blog http://retwt.me/d44F

Yo Kanye, I’mma let you have the best meme of all time

Monday, September 21st, 2009

Yo Kanye, I’mma let you have the best meme of all time http://tgam.ca/lD (via @globeandmail)

Snow Leopard Update 10.6.1 Available

Friday, September 11th, 2009

Yesterday Apple released the Mac OS X v10.6.1 update for Snow Leopard users.  Users can get the update by going to the Apple menu and selecting Software Update.

This update includes the following fixes:

  • Improves compatibility with some Sierra Wireless 3G modems
  • Addresses an issue in which some printer compatibility drivers might not appear properly in the Add Printer browser
  • Addresses an issue that might cause DVD playback to stop unexpectedly
  • Addresses an issue that might make it difficult to remove an item from the Dock
  • Resolves an issue in which the Command-Option-T keyboard shortcut would sometimes bring up the special characters menu in applications such as Mail and TextEdit
  • Addresses instances in which auto account setup in Mail might not work
  • Resolves issues when sending mail with certain SMTP servers
  • Addresses an issue in which Motion 4 could become unresponsive
  • Includes an update to Adobe Flash Player plug-in version 10.0.32.18

Snow Leopard Guides and Reviews

Friday, September 11th, 2009

By popular request, we put forth here a brief list of informational guides and reviews of Snow Leopard that have been published by various tech sites:

Ars Technica’s thorough review of Snow Leopard

Apple’s list of software that is incompatible with Snow Leopard

Apple’s support document on printing and adding printers in Snow Leopard

Macworld’s guide to installing Snow Leopard*

*NOTA BENE: We always recommend that our clients check in with us before installing ANYTHING.  For all other Mac users out there who are itching to install Snow Leopard, please make sure you backup your machine before installing!

2 new digital cameras from Leica

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

2 new digital cameras from Leica: the M9 and the X1. Both look super sweet. http://bit.ly/15ZI7Z


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