The next major release of the Mac operating system, OS X Mountain Lion, made it’s debut this morning in the Mac App Store after many months of development and public testing among the developer community. You can grab a copy of Mountain Lion exclusively from the Mac App Store for the fair price of $19.99. […]
I’m an unorganized slob. My desktop is littered with over 200 folders, images, files, and applications. Just as I was about to lose all hope towards having a desktop that at least appeared clean, I bumped into Camouflage. Camouflage is a small, effective, and quick Mac application that lets you easily hide all of the […]
Apple announced Mac OS 10.7 Lion at the World Wide Developer Conference this June. You can read all about the features it brings to the Mac Operating System in our post about the WWDC. I realize that you probably don’t feel like clicking back there, so let’s review the main features. Multi-Touch Gestures: Many applications […]
Earlier today, a new version of Skype for Mac was released. You probably already have a version of Skype installed in your personal computer or smartphone, but I’ll summarize anyway. Skype is the largest player in the VoIP (voice over internet protocol) game and was recently bought by Microsoft in an 8.5 billion dollar deal. […]
Objective-C is an object-oriented programming language that builds upon the C programming language. The language is most commonly used on Apple’s Macintosh operating system and Apple’s mobile operating system, iOS. Before we start programming in Objective-C, we will want to set up our IDE. Xcode is the best IDE for Objective-C out there, so we’re […]
On June 6th of 2011, Apple gave a keynote presentation at the WWDC (Worldwide Developer Conference). If you missed it, you can view the 2 hour presentation on Apple’s website right here. As to be expected, Apple announced some awesome new products and software upgrades. Namely iOS 5, Macintosh OS 10.7 (dubbed “Lion”), and iCloud. […]
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