Serious Apple fans probably already have iPods, iPhones and such. So if you’re looking to surprise a diehard fanboy (or fangirl) this holiday season, you’ll have to go a little off the beaten track in your search for the perfect gift. We’ve scoped out some of the most unique Apple-related products, as well as a few that you’ve no doubt heard of already, but we’re sure would delight any Mac fan. Either way, we’re sure you’ll find something awesome for the Mac geek on your list.
Proving that iPhone users haven’t run out of original things to do with their devices, a group of students at the University of Michigan will be performing live on December 9 with an orchestra made up entirely of iPhones.
Scrappy upstart Mac clone maker Psystar was handed its marching orders in court on Monday, and already their controversial clones are “out of stock” on their website. But is the legal battle really over?
Apple threw a fastball to the chin of third-party software publishers
when it introduced the Logic Studio bundle a few years ago. This
pro-level music-creation package offers a be-all/end-all combination of
MIDI and audio recording tools, with a cool side helping of MainStage,
which brings Logic to live performances. Our last review of Logic
Studio pointed out that the guitar-processing capabilities were a bit
on the weak side, but Apple has made improvements in the newest
incarnation of Logic Studio. The latest package includes new features
that immediately made our “must-have” list, and our guitar fetish has
been amply satiated with rather stunning new amp and effects emulations.
With new smartphone models hitting the stores left and right, it seems someone might just be angling for a little attention for their "iPhone Killer."
Emblaze Ltd., the Israeli company well-known for their years of work in streaming media, has decided, hot on the heels of releasing their new smartphone, that it was also time to hit Cupertino with a little legal action.
Apple appears confident that the DVD is going the way of the dinosaurs, if the recent lack of updates to iDVD (part of the iLife suite) are any indication. But the rumor mill is churning with word that may be changing, taking the software in a new direction.