For twin brothers Asaf and Tomer Hanuka, growing up amid the earthy
palette of sun-bleached Israel spurred a longing for more colorful
environs. The twins say they became hooked on the supersaturated hues
and fantasy worlds of comic books (“We lived in those panels,” says
Tomer), and thus two careers in illustration were set in motion.
Apple’s trademark industrial design--sleek lines, brushed aluminum,
uncluttered and often buttonless surfaces--is almost the polar opposite
of the workspace that writer and illustrator Bob Eckstein has created
for himself. Still, Eckstein has always made his living with Macs.
How--and why--an Arctic-obsessed illustrator and author brought the “stench of low tide” into his Mac-based home office.
Together, the iPhone 3.0 OS update and iPhone 3GS offer faster Web
surfing, gaming, and Twittering than ever. Here's what's new in the
iPhone OS and accessible to all iPhone users. We also review the 3GS,
the fastest, slickest most fun iPhone yet.
After installing Snow Leopard on our Macs, the Mac|Life staff began scouring the inner crevices of 10.6 looking for all the features we can. While Snow Leopard has been advertised as more of a speed increase and "tightening of screws" of the OS, it still has some great features that'll help you work faster.
After spending the weekend with the new OS, we found 100 features, tips, and tricks that should help get you up to speed and make you a Snow Leopard power user.
If that shiny Snow Leopard disk is singing its siren song, promising you a computing experience full of joy and love and pretty ponies for everyone plus dazzling performance previously inexperienced by mere humans -- stop. You’re expecting way too much from what is a really nice but not earthshaking upgrade. You are going to be disappointed.
Just because we love our iPods, iPhones and Intel-powered
Macs doesn’t mean we don’t still pine for the days of old, when our Apple logos
had a bit more pizzazz, we were encouraged to venture outside the lines, and Steve’s
wardrobe had more than just turtlenecks in it. So take a trip with us down memory lane as we relive everything that was great about Apple--and keep your eyes peeled for turtles, dogcows and toasted bunnies.
The upcoming release of Snow Leopard with Boot Camp 3.0, ushers in a
new age of running Windows on your Mac. Apple seems to be truly
committed to providing an integrated solution for running Windows on
Depending on which “insider information” you choose to believe, Apple
is going to release a tablet device any time between now and spring
2010. Though the online rumor mill can’t be relied on to give accurate
information, the arrival of a tablet device any day now seems like a
foregone conclusion. What would such a device look like? What hardware
would be inside? We haven’t yet successfully planted a mole in Steve
Jobs’ inner circle, but we can make a few fact-based guesses about an
Apple tablet’s key specs.
Wishing you could cut your ties to the cable company forever? You
can. You can broaden your video entertainment choices and spend less
each month with an Apple tech-based home-media setup. We show you