Microsoft Announces Office For iPad

2:09 PM, Mar. 27th, 2014 · · Product News

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella gave a talk Thursday morning in San Francisco about Microsoft's vision for mobile devices, and made a few announcements, the most notable being the release of full versions of Word, PowerPoint, and Excel for iPads running iOS 7.

Apple, Comcast In Talks To Team Up On Apple TV

10:55 AM, Mar. 24th, 2014 · · Product News

Late Sunday the Wall Street Journal reported talks are happening between Apple and Comcast, likely working out how to offer cable TV content on an Apple TV.

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This sounds good for customers. Is it too good to be true?

Apple Digital Camera RAW Update Adds New Fujifilm, Nikon Camera Support

9:04 AM, Mar. 21st, 2014 · · Product News

If you're headed to Macworld/iWorld 2014 next week and plan on snapping photos with your brand new Fujifilm, Nikon, Panasonic or Pentax camera, Apple has you covered. The company released Digital Camera RAW Compatibility Update 5.04 for the Mac on Thursday, adding support for new camera models from all four companies to iPhoto '11 and Aperture 3.

Apple Adds MP3 Export (Back) to GarageBand 10

4:08 PM, Mar. 20th, 2014 · · Product News

GarageBand 10

Apple has once again given GarageBand users the ability to export songs as MP3s in an update to the consumer music recording solution. GarageBand 10.0.2 also adds three new drummers for those who bought the in-app purchase, as well as other improvements.

Microsoft Steps into Evernote Territory with OneNote for the Mac

9:13 PM, Mar. 17th, 2014 · · Product News

Microsoft is making a move into Evernote's market on the Mac with its OneNote app. The app has been available to Windows users for some time, but not for the Mac until now.

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This is something Microsoft should've brought to the Mac years ago. Instead, they left the market open for Evernote -- and by extension, they left the iPhone and iPad market in Evernote's hands, too. Microsoft may be big, but that doesn't mean they can take down Evernote.

iPhone, iPad Apple Store Apps Beef Up iBeacon Support

8:51 AM, Mar. 17th, 2014 · · Product News

Apple has released updates for the iPhone and iPad versions of its Apple Store app that improves iBeacons support, and lets users buy physical gift cards. The Apple Store app is the company's companion app for its retail stores.

1Password 4 Adds Editing to Mini Viewer

8:46 AM, Mar. 13th, 2014 · · Product News

AgileBits rolled out 1Password 4.2 for the Mac on Wednesday, bringing with it the ability to edit items and passwords from the menu bar in the 1Password mini viewer. 1Password is a password manger and generator that also stores private and sensitive information in an encrypted database.