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    Despite the fact that Apple is rapidly increasing their market share in notebooks they've also maintained a pretty awesome desktop line as well. Called the iMac these computers are all in one and teh sex on any desk in the world (except Hitler's). Well there have been a few rumours that they may be updated soon and it appears that they've now getting kind of difficult to order. A sure sign that something, somewhere, is happening.

    Oh Apple you can never make up your mind. First you hire him and then you fire him and then you hire him again. No i'm not talking about Steve Jobs rather i'm talking about Michael Tchao who once headed the development team for the Newton. I know what you're thinking "But Raffe...the Newton bombed completely...why would Apple want to hire him back" to which I simply laugh at such a stupid question and say "I have no idea...you'll have to talk to Apple marketing....here's their email"

    Here we are with yet another post about the Tablet. I just wish they would release this thing so I can stop talking about all these rumours. I feel like a gossipy old lady...wow I really did turn out like my mother. Anyway....apparently the Tablet will run an iPhone OS and looks just like an iPhone 3G. What would be hilarious is if this whole Tablet thing was just a big ruse...Steve gets up on stage at a mysterious event on April 1...everyone thinks he's going to unveil the Tablet but he just starts laughing at all the people who fell for it....man...Steve Jobs is a dick!!!



    So yesterday we mentioned that Tweetie was being upgraded to 2.0. The creator of Tweetie outlined everything in a blog post. It's quite extensive and he talks about the development of Tweetie 2.0 and why he thinks you should pay for it.

    Speaking of paying for Tweetie...some people don't want to. Apparently $3 is too expensive to splash out on such an awesome app. It's sparked a bit of a controversy in the tech world. But what does the MacTalk community think...should we pay for the Tweetie 2.0?

    Apple TV. Love it or hate it (possibly you're having an affair with it...you've run off to Rio and now you're lying on the beach rubbing sun-tan lotion into each others backs) but it's still an Apple product. Because it's an Apple product people therefore believe that they think it can be improved. Here's one idea on how the Apple TV can become a greater part of your digital life.

    Along with that improvement is the new Apple TV remote. For this without an iPod Touch or iPhone here's a sexy design concept of how Apple may update the little white plastic remote.

    We all know that Apple can do no wrong. Any attempt to challenge that and you'll be burnt at the stake (WITCH!!!). However...some people think that Apple may have made some not so clever moves when it came to the iPod. Here's 7 of the biggest iPod blunders.

    Finally does anyone here remember the Palm Pre? It tried to sync using iTunes much like an iPhone. Well Apple stopped this and then Palm worked around it and it was like a hilarious game of chicken. Well Palm blinked. So maybe they've finally given up on the whole iTunes sync...hopefully they'll be the last company to try to go hand-to-hand with Steve freaking Jobs!!!
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    hawker

    What's happened to mac talk?

    Sign of the times. A lot of forums are struggling. Most people turn to Twitter and Facebook for news, reviews and to ask questions. I think a lot of people

    hawker Today, 09:33 AM Go to last post
    harryb2448

    The apple product cycle

    It's called hype and used in all marketing businesses.

    harryb2448 Today, 08:28 AM Go to last post
    kyte

    The apple product cycle

    That is the funniest thing I have read in years. And so true, even now

    kyte Today, 07:15 AM Go to last post
    Oldmacs

    What's happened to mac talk?

    Hopefully it will get better.

    I'm (temporarily) doing news for the moment and was actually going to ask what sort of news format people

    Oldmacs Today, 01:34 AM Go to last post
    auckland

    What's happened to mac talk?

    It's slowly but surely near the end right? It can't just be me that sees mactalk as good as dead?

    There are hardly any news articles, forum

    auckland Yesterday, 10:39 PM Go to last post
    kyte

    How to transfer my photos from iPad to computer

    I've been using photosync for years, its brilliant.

    kyte Yesterday, 04:50 PM Go to last post
    LaraCharlotte

    How to transfer my photos from iPad to computer

    gigiwill, your software is fvcked up. It delete all my data on my cellphone.

    LaraCharlotte Yesterday, 08:47 AM Go to last post
    entropy

    The apple product cycle

    Seeing as the hysteria is rapidly building for the new Apple TV likely to be announced on 9 September 2015 along withe the next iteration of the iPhone,

    entropy 29th August 2015, 05:45 PM Go to last post
    MasterofMac

    MacBook Pro (15-inch, Mid 2010): Intermittent black screen or loss of video

    I just was at the macstore in Chadstone, Mebourne and they checked my MB and the result was pretty clear that the MLB needs to be replaced. Replacement

    MasterofMac 29th August 2015, 04:27 PM Go to last post
    olfella

    Mail links not working

    Yes, I did. I called the Apple support line and they had the same issue, so they had the fix applied to the next update. Is Chrome you preferred browser?

    olfella 29th August 2015, 01:20 PM Go to last post