While rock is full of high-profile guitar slingers, it’s a little harder to find standout keyboard players, much less one who can step up and play the dickens out of any musical genre—only venerable names like Keith Emerson and Rick Wakeman come to mind. But in the last decade, one of the most prolific masters of the ivories to emerge on the scene is Jordan Rudess, a smoking keyboard player who’s also been deeply involved with all things Mac for years. He puts it more plainly: “I’ve been using a Mac since the beginning of time.” A man after our own heart!
It's the start of yet another week, and that can mean only one thing: It's time for the announcement of yet another iPad "killer." This time around, however, the smack-talk doesn't concern who it is that plans to ply their mojo against Cupertino's world-beating tablet--Instead, the flexing and posing is centred around how it's going to be done.
The new Apple Magic Mouse might be magical in some regards, but many
owners are bummed because the mouse can’t do some of the cool
Multi-Touch functions that the iPhone can. There's now a remedy for that.