The dog days of August are upon us, but there's still plenty of time to get some fun in the sun before the leaves start blowing into autumn. Apparently an awful lot of you are out there playing Temple Run, which racked up quite an impressive landmark this week. Oh, you didn't hear about it? No worries, that story -- and a handful of others -- are ready for your consumption and just a click away on this Thursday, August 2, 2012.
Remember that odd MacBook Pro that turned up on eBay earlier this month sporting a MagSafe antenna and SIM slot? It turns out that Apple killed the auction and is now requesting the owner to return it, following an interesting saga involving Craigslist and a local Genius Bar.
Summer's just around the corner, so this month, we're giving away a very special Mystery box of Mystery to one very lucky Mac|Lifer. What's in the box will only be revealed the second it arrives at your door, but we know you love a good mystery.To be eligible, you'll need to leave your best summer memory in the replies!
In addition to some glitches downloading apps from the App Store on Wednesday night, you may have noticed a new addition to the Requirements section on every single app: “ix.Mac.MarketingName.” Is Apple about to launch a new device or has the App Store simply lost its mind?
There's nothing that warms the cockles of a Apple fanboy's heart more than a freshly discovered listing for "unknownHardware" nestled away in a bit of software. If you listen closely, you'll hear the screams of joy sounding out across the globe, for "unknownHardware" has indeed been listed for the rumor mongers to wax speculative over.
Robbie, Susie, Ray, Leslie, and podcast newcomer, Jan, chat about the Apple's third quarter profits and wonder about Apple's latest "mystery" product. Will it change the world or just make standing in line a bit more bearable.
Another victim is chosen for our weekly, "Keep or Delete." Each week download and review the free song of the week and decide whether we're going to keep or delete the file. This week's artist:
Steve and Peter mentioned a mystery product/transition during yesterdays quarterly results conference call. The product is supposed to be soooo cool, that Apple will actually make less money to bringing it to the market.
Since Apple is all hush hush on the matter, we decided to let the wild speculating commence.