• Monday Morning News

    Even without Microsoft Office, your Mac already has the ability to convert to .doc from the dreaded .docx format. By using a simple Terminal command, you're simultaneously sticking it to the man and getting a usable Word document!

    Those of us who have ever*experienced*the horrors of public transport would be well aware of the fact that you need to simultaneously listen to your music and be aware of what's going on around you.*Thanks to a little app called Awareness, you life just got a whole lot easier.

    I've never seen the attraction of a physical keyboard for my iPhone —*primarily*because the software keyboard is just that good. Those pining for something a little more tactile, however, can take a look at*an integrated flip-out keyboard case for iPhone 4 over at ThinkGeek.

    Blind World is a shiny new iPhone game for your perusal. The gameplay is alright, but frankly it's a little too crash-happy for my liking. There are also a couple of gamplay mechanics I'm not too happy about, but it's worth checking out regardless — Slide to Play apparently couldn't recommend it, though.

    "Kinetic is a GPS-based tracking and training app for running, cycling, hiking, walking… designed specifically to help you measure, record, store, review and*analyse*your location based data."

    It's a well known fact that iPad sales are*cannibalising*the rest of the market, but if you're in the market (pun not intended) for a new laptop, should you buy an iPad instead of a Macbook?

    Everyone loves the App Store. Everyone loves infographics. What happens when you put App Store statistics in a pretty graph, add some*over-stylised*text, and call it a day? This particular App Store Metrics infographic, that's what.

    App Store success stories. We've all experienced them, and for such stories like the origins of Angry Birds, such insights are a revelation to how people hit it big on the App Store.

    Mozilla aren't making a phone, but they do have a few ideas on how to make phones better. You can check out their concept, entitled Seabird, over at Mozilla Labs.

    One particular internet colloquialism**is a "troll", one who seeks to incite feelings of anger or in this case, indignation about a particular event. ACcording to Ars, Microsoft are now trolling Facebook in the will-this-never-end PC vs Mac war.
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    paronga

    Wanting to Burn some of my music to a CD "How??"

    indeed!

    paronga Today, 08:07 PM Go to last post
    sideshow

    iBooks Author v1.0 Required

    Hi All

    I've recently done a clean OS X Snow Leopard install on an older MacBook (that's the most recent OS X version that can be installed

    sideshow Today, 07:09 PM Go to last post
    Oldmacs

    How much is an original 128K mac in packaging worth?

    Probably

    One day I'll find one!

    Oldmacs Today, 05:38 PM Go to last post
    bigbod

    Will Applecare fix my 5S Screen?

    They certainly do make exceptions. I dropped my 1 month old 5S on an edge and it cracked the screen. Apple Genius replaced it with a new phone, after

    bigbod Today, 05:37 PM Go to last post
    jsarchibald

    How much is an original 128K mac in packaging worth?

    I might try retrobrite on the cases I wouldn't be able to sell for much to try to bring the price up, but generally I just want to get as much as I can

    jsarchibald Today, 02:08 PM Go to last post
    avolve

    How important is getting an iPad with more storage?

    I had a 16GB iPad 1, and found it limiting. I now have a 64GB mini and never come close to filling it up (really like the size). A 32GB might be a happy

    avolve Today, 01:55 PM Go to last post
    MrJesseRoss

    mResell — Australia's first second-hand Mac retailer?

    LOL no wonder they joined up then stopped replying. Buy refurbished computers in great condition from Apple - mResell.com.au

    Macworld trying

    MrJesseRoss Today, 01:49 PM Go to last post
    CrypticSquared

    Will Applecare fix my 5S Screen?

    I started with an iPhone 4s for 24 months and am now using an iPhone 5s. I used one otterbox commuter case on the 4s and dropped it a ton of times with

    CrypticSquared Today, 12:39 PM Go to last post
    Oldmacs

    Will Applecare fix my 5S Screen?

    Applecare + wasn't it? I recall it was released with the 4S but never came here? I tell you I'd buy it... having smashed my iPad twice, paying $279 both

    Oldmacs Today, 11:55 AM Go to last post
    Oldmacs

    How important is getting an iPad with more storage?

    I keep a lot of photos on my iPad.. i have an iPad 2 in 64 GB and I've got about 10 GB free to sync music on and off. I don't use iCloud to save space

    Oldmacs Today, 11:47 AM Go to last post