Apple CEO Steve Jobs followed up a preview of the new iLife ’11 suite by introducing FaceTime for the Mac, bringing millions of computer users to the FaceTime party currently limited to only the iPhone 4 and the fourth-generation iPod touch.
Aspiring musicians were pleased to discover that a new version of GarageBand is also on deck for the updated iLife ’11 package, complete with Groove Matching technology and a host of refreshed features.
Apple got “Back to the Mac” today in a big way at their Cupertino media event, and as expected, iLife ’11 was finally introduced after months of speculation. The company chose to highlight three components of the updated suite, beginning with iPhoto ’11.
Apple COO Tim Cook took the stage at the company’s “Back to the Mac” media event in Cupertino to give a “state of the Mac” address, revealing some amazing statistics about how the Mac is growing faster than the rest of the PC industry.
If you follow the Tao of Apple, this news should come as no surprise to you: As we sit on the cusp of Apple's Back to Mac Event, the company's Online Apple Store is down. Try as you might, you won't be able to buy any of the Cupertino-based company's products without stepping foot into an actual store, at least not until Steve Jobs leaves the stage later this morning. For Agoraphobics who desperately need to get their mitts on a pair of Apple branded ear buds, these are dark times indeed.
If you happen to pop into a Starbucks today to grab some overpriced coffee and mooch some free Wi-Fi, you might notice something a little different -- the company has rolled out its own Starbucks Digital Network at more than 6,800 U.S. stores on Wednesday.
The day of reckoning is finally here -- or at least Apple’s “Back to the Mac” event anyway, which kicks off at 10am PST at the company’s Cupertino campus. Late Tuesday, some last-minute leaks and rumors surfaced regarding the event, and here’s a peek at all of them.
Yesterday, Steve Jobs had some subtle words for Apple's competitors, and RIM was quick to respond right back. The co-CEO of RIM said that the comments didn't apply to users "who live outside of Apple's distortion field." Ouch.
For our GPS enthusiasts out there, if you're still without the TomTom app, the company just added another reason you may want to consider adding the GPS navigation app to your arsenal. You can now pick any photos in your photo roll that have been geo-tagged and navigate to that location.
With 21.5- and 27-inch LED-backlit screens under a glossy pane of edge-to-edge glass, the new iMacs don’t look different from the widescreen all-aluminum beauties from late 2009. But inside, it’s a whole different story--with Intel’s latest processors powering these new models, the 2010 iMacs should see impressive performance spikes. We set up the 3.06GHz Core i3 model ($1,199) and the 3.2GHz Core i3 model ($1,499) in the Mac|Life lab to test how an i3 really performs--and what those extra three bills for the 3.2GHz iMac really get you.
I’ve opened up a 75-page PDF in Preview, and I need to extract three pages to email to somebody. I’ve been looking for some way to export only these three pages out of the PDF or to split the PDF, but I can’t figure out how to do it.