Macintosh And PC Tech Blog Posts For October, 2007

Oct 25

Apple Store New York Glass BoxApple has announced on the retail page for 10.5 Leopard that it will be available on the 26th of October, 2007 at 6:00pm.  The Leopard event will be from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm.  If you happen to be one of the first 500 guests, you will receive a special edition Leopard T-shirt.

Continue reading Leopard T-shirts Are To Be Given Away At Apple Stores During Launch

Oct 24

Apple iPhone Dev Center Tools For Web Apps

Apple has released the iPhone Dev Center today with a section that helps developers create web software applications for the iPhone.  This is not the same as the iPhone SDK that Apple will be introducing sometime in February.

Continue reading Apple Intros iPhone Developer Center With Tips, Tricks & Sample Code

Oct 23

Apple iPod Sixth BirthdayToday is the day that Apple’s wildly popular music player the iPod, that has seen over 100 million units sold, had it’s birthday.  The day that the original iPod was released, I had mine ordered knowing that this was the next breakout consumer electronics device.  After I received mine from Taiwan, via global express shipping, it was immediately connected to iTunes.  The ease of use, the box it was shipped in, the amount of accessories included was all great.  A year after use, I decided to purchase a new iPod so it went up for sale.

Continue reading First Generation Apple iPod Celebrates It's Sixth Birthday

Oct 22

Google Docs Mobile Optimized For iPhoneAn upgrade for Google Docs has been announced on the official Google Blog.  They have added more capabilities for mobile phones to view documents created in their docs, spreadsheets and presentation applications.  The new mobile site is currently being introduced for only one mobile phone at this time.

Continue reading Google Docs Is Optimized For Viewing On Mobile Safari With The iPhone

Oct 21

Apple iMac 24 inch Models Having Condensation ProblemsReports of issues concerning the 24 inch iMac have started to crop up now that they have been out a while.  The new anodized aluminum 4th generation iMac’s that were first released back in early August are starting to show some strange problems.  Today, it seems that condensation is forming on the inside of the screen, according to people familiar with the issue.  The condensation shows up in the lower corners of the affected iMac’s, goes away, and then comes back when the area around the computer drops in temperature.

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Oct 20

Getting Your Mac Ready For A Mac OS 10.5 InstallationWhen installing any new operating system for either the Macintosh or the PC, there is a good rule of thumb to follow.  The first item to check is the system requirements.  If your personal computer does not have the CPU, speed, RAM, disk drive support or hard drive space, then it’s a good idea to start the upgrade in those places.

Continue reading Getting Your Mac Ready For Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard Requirements & Tips