• Monday Morning News

    <a href="http://www.mactalk.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/steve-jobs-picture-1.jpg.jpeg"><img class="alignright size-medium wp-image-10363" src="http://www.mactalk.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/steve-jobs-picture-1.jpg-230x300.jpg" alt="" width="230" height="300" /></a>With many media outlets now releasing digital magazine equivalents on the iPhone and iPad, one example on how NOT to do it is the New Yorker app with the most negative reviews I've ever seen (in the US App Store), it must be a real stinker. But why? <a href="http://52tiger.net/new-yorker-app-store-ratings/" target="_blank">Dave Caolo answers that question over on his blog</a>.

    Engadget have*<a href="http://www.engadget.com/2010/09/30/nokia-n8-vs-iphone-4-camera-showdown/" target="_blank">a comparison of the Nokia N8 and the iPhone 4</a> or more specifically, their cameras. It seems as though the Nokia tends to better represent reality, whereas the iPhone 4*oversaturates*images a little.

    Frequent flyers may appreciate the thought that has gone into Flightboard, a new universal app that*<a href="http://appshopper.com/travel/flightboard-live-flight-departure-and-arrival-status" target="_blank">shows you the arrivals and departures for any airport in the world</a>! With a gorgeous interface and iPad and iPhone*compatibility*in the one app, what's not to love?

    Wow, it seems these*<a href="http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/article/time_warner_ceo_says_no_way_to_itunes_tv_rentals/" target="_blank">media companies are really against 99-cent iTunes rentals</a>, aren't they? It probably doesn't mean much for us Aussies, but I'm sure any media deals now will make a difference to us down the track both in*availability*and pricing.

    Mobile designers and*architects*rejoice! The <a href="http://www.autocadws.com/mobile" target="_blank">AutoCAD mobile application for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad is finally here</a>, and it seems as though it's a very polished app for the functionality it has to offer.

    Living in the future means locking your Mac when a particular Bluetooth device is not present. <a href="http://osxdaily.com/2010/09/29/lock-your-mac-via-iphone-and-take-an-isight-picture-with-login-attempts" target="_blank">RedHand is a security-conscious app for OSX that does just that</a> and more.

    Living in the future also means not having to change your desktop picture manually. I'm personally a huge fan of EarthDesk, which puts <a href="http://www.macworld.com/article/154425/2010/09/earthdesk_gpu.html" target="_blank">a real-time map of the world on your desktop for your viewing enjoyment</a>.

    Last week I told you about the multitude of cloud-sharing apps for the iPhone, and it just so happens that Smoking Apples have <a href="http://smokingapples.com/iphone/droplr-cloud2go/" target="_blank">a head-to-head review of Droplr and Cloud2go</a>.

    Another day, <a href="http://www.9to5mac.com/28888/apple-seeds-mac-os-x-10-6-5-build-10h548-to-developers" target="_blank">another Mac OSX 10.6.5 seeded to developers</a>. With no known issues and a newer build number than the recent AirPrint enabled build, the smart money is on a release within the month.

    The morning news wouldn't be complete without a*blatant*tolling against those pesky PC users, so here is <a href="http://www.intelligentelite.com/en/blog/it-is-finally-proven-apple-users-are-more-intelligent-than-pc-users/" target="_blank">conclusive proof that Apple users are more intelligent than their PC counterparts</a>. Have a brilliant day, Mac*aficionados.
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    Lockley

    G4 Cube Power Supply

    Ok, Thanks Guys

    Lockley Yesterday, 03:01 PM Go to last post
    blubarb

    Mail links not working

    Did you ever get a solution to this? I am having the same issue now. I click on a link and Chrome comes to the front to open the link.

    blubarb Yesterday, 02:38 PM Go to last post
    The_Hawk

    iphone 4s sounds work but phone not ringing for incoming calls/notifications/msg's

    Night mode or do not disturb will stop it from ringing (that little moon icon) so is worth a look. If that's turned on the iPhone still makes sounds

    The_Hawk Yesterday, 11:22 AM Go to last post
    Gina1212

    Smashed iPhone 5S screen

    It's better to fix it buy myself.

    Gina1212 Yesterday, 01:23 AM Go to last post
    Mikey

    Photoshop expert/hobbyist wanted

    You don't want to cut and paste - have the two images in the same doc on layers, and put a layer mask on the upper layer and use a soft brush to gently

    Mikey 27th August 2015, 01:10 PM Go to last post
    Byrd

    G4 Cube Power Supply

    Also check Cubeowner for converting a bench-testing power supply (such as available from Jaycar) to your Cube.

    Byrd 27th August 2015, 09:14 AM Go to last post
    atouchcurious

    Macbook Pro Retina keeps crashing

    Hi all, I have a mid 2012 macbook pro retina that keeps crashing. I think it is a GPU issue. My screen keeps shutting off (but the keyboard backlight

    atouchcurious 27th August 2015, 08:09 AM Go to last post
    leon

    G4 Cube Power Supply

    No third party available.
    You'll have to stump up for genuine.
    The Dr Bott DVI to ADC used a cube power supply if you can find one of those

    leon 27th August 2015, 05:27 AM Go to last post
    Lockley

    G4 Cube Power Supply

    I have a G4 Cube but unfortunately no power supply. As the genuine ones are really expensive plus had to find are there any third party options I could

    Lockley 27th August 2015, 12:15 AM Go to last post
    NathR32

    Someone Else's ID on BNIB iPhone 6 Plus

    This has nothing to do with iCloud.

    Either an app, book or song/video on your device was purchased with someone else's Apple ID. It is

    NathR32 26th August 2015, 10:07 PM Go to last post