Why I Won’t be Buying Apple’s New iMac

5:00 PM, Jan. 10th, 2013 · · Blogs

Storage Options for 2012 iMac

John Martellaro reports that he's been shopping, thinking about replacing an older 27-inch iMac. The late 2012 iMacs are sleek and beautiful, but they have one major problem.  Apple has jumped the shark on storage options. Our TMO editor explains.

Google Nexus 10 Tablet: First Impressions

2:45 PM, Dec. 14th, 2012 · · Blogs

The Nexus 10 tablet is Google's biggest and boldest tablet. It has amazing resolution and technical specifications. John Martellaro has been testing one for a few days, and here are his first impressions.

Announcing TMO Weekly Sponsorships

1:25 PM, Dec. 12th, 2012 · Dave Hamilton · Blogs


Today we're announcing something new here on TMO: week-long site Sponsorships. These will be exclusive placements each week and are geared towards those companies and developers who desire a closer integration with the site while still maintaining clear distinction as a sponsor. 

Digging Into Apple’s Fusion Drive Details

4:11 PM, Oct. 23rd, 2012 · · Blogs


Dave Hamilton had the chance to go in-depth with Apple on Fusion Drive and came up with some interesting information and conclusions. He likes it, and you can read here to find out why.

Fixing an iTunes Authentication Infinite Loop

4:56 PM, Oct. 15th, 2012 · · Blogs

iTunes Authorization infinite loop

Recently, the iTunes app on our family server got out of whack and cast me into an infinite loop, requesting endless authentication before my iDevices could sync. It was turned out to be an interesting problem that not even Apple tech support could solve.

iOS 6: A Two Map App System, Same as it Ever Was

11:13 AM, Sep. 25th, 2012 · · Blogs


Dave Hamilton takes a moment and works through the Apple vs. Google maps iOS 6 developments, offering some perspective on where we've come from with it and where we're going. As with iOS 5 and earlier, iOS 6 still requires users to have one built-in and one third-party maps app. But will that change in the future? Dave offers his thoughts.

The Lamest Apple Software

12:30 PM, Sep. 7th, 2012 · · Blogs

Apple TV

The Apple TV is a joy to use. It’s easy to navigate to content with just a few clicks. However, one of the test functions is infuriating and is about the lamest thing Apple has ever done.

In Search of New Website Tools to Replace iWeb, Part II

1:30 PM, Jun. 14th, 2012 · · Blogs

Migrate your website

Apple is terminating the MobileMe web hosting service as of June 30, 2012. That means that users who hosted their website at web.me.com will have to find a new service provider for their site. Also, because Apple has abandoned support for iWeb, a new website development tool is needed.  This is Part II of that exploration and describes a new extraction tool in Sandvox 2.6 for your old website just announced by Karelia.