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How to Quickly Switch Between Multiple iTunes Accounts? [Mac]

If you have a Mac and you often switch between 2 iTunes accounts (or more), I just came across a neat AppleScript that makes it super easy for you without typing anything. You might have separate iTunes accounts for yourself and your kids or just one for App Store and another for iTunes movies. Some […]

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Apple: How to remove Mac Defender Malware

I had posted earlier about how you can remove the Mac OS X Mac Defender malware. Apple has just posted a Support note on how to remove it as well. Apple also says that they are coming out with a Mac OS X update that wi automatically find and remove the malware. In the coming […]

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Download Mac OS X Lion Today

Mac OS X Lion is now available on the Mac App Store right now for $29.99. With some amazing features in Mac OS X, more than 200 new features from what Apple says, this pricing is an incredible proposition for those who are already on Mac OS X Snow Leopard. Mac OS X Lion New […]

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Scan Your Documents to the Cloud with ScanDrop [Free for Mac]

ScanDrop is a software available on Windows and Mac. ScanDrop lets you scan your documents to the cloud seamlessly. You can scan your important docs and send them directly to Google Docs or Evernote or ScanDrop’s own cloud service – OfficeDrop. ScanDrop is a freemium service. If you just want to scan your papers, photos […]

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Awesome Photoshop Alternative – Pixelmator at 50% OFF [Mac OS X]

A lot of us don’t really need the bloat and bells and whistles of a full blown Photoshop installation. Pixelmator is a popular Mac OS X application that can perform most of the stuff you can do with Photoshop. Here are a few things you can do with Pixelmator Interface designed for work with images […]

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Build Your Own Mac OS X Lion Boot Disk

Build Your Own Mac OS X Lion Boot Disk

If you bought OS X Lion software recently, you would have found out that you have no physical disk for later re-installs. Apple has decided to sell OS X Lion only through their Mac App Store. But, I posted on how to create Mac OS X Lion boot disc earlier. Now, there is an even […]

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Conan O’Brien Takes a Dig At Apple Final Cut Pro X [Video]

Apple just recently released Final Cut Pro X.   But, it has been seeing a huge amount of backlash from professional video editors. Apparently Apple has removed a bunch of basic editing features publishers have been using for years. In fact, you know this is huge when Conan O’Brien makes a video making fun of Apple. […]

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Final Cut Pro X Available Now in Mac App Store

Apple just released the latest Final Cut Pro video editing software to the Mac App Store. Final Cut Pro X is priced at $299. Along with Final Cut Pro 10, Apple has also released Motion 5 – motion graphics creation tool and Compressor 4 – an advanced media encoder. They both cost $49.99 each. If […]

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Best Mac RSS Reader Apps

Reading RSS feeds with Google Reader is sufficient for most people. However, dedicated Mac RSS reader apps have their own advantage that a webapp cannot provide. Let’s take a look at some of the best Mac Reeder for Mac This one should come as no surprise to those who use the Reeder iPhone app (and […]

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How to Create Mac OS X 10.7 Lion Boot Disc?

Apple just announced the Mac OS X Lion july release yesterday at the 2011 Apple WWDC conference. Good news is that it is going to cost just $29! However, there was one interesting fact in the announcement. Steve Jobs said that Mac OS X Lion will only be available through the Mac App Store as […]

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How to Clear DNS Cache in Mac OS X Snow Leopard?

I was working on moving a few of our WordPress sites from Apache to Niginx. One of the changes was the new server ip address. But, I kept hitting the old ip address when i tried to ping from my iMac.  Doh! I haven’t cleared the DNS cache in my Mac OS X Snow Leopard. […]

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How to Get Rid of MacDefender Malware?

If you are a Mac user, you might have heard of or even gotten affected by the MacDefender malware that is affecting Apple Mac OS X users worldwide. For all the hype that the media is causing about this malware, it is petty compared to say the PC virus in the Windows world. MacDefender does […]

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Stream Movies, Music From Desktop to iPhone, iPad, Android with Plex

I have used a couple of media servers to stream my movies and music collection from my desktop to our Sony Playstation 3 and watch it in our big screen TV. TVersity and PS3 Media Server have worked well for their purpose. I have also dabbled with XMBC a little. However, with our 2 week […]

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µTorrent 1.5.0 For Mac Adds Remote Web Access

µTorrent is my favorite bit torrent client since it is cross platform on Windows and Mac and I use both operating systems. There is an even an alpha linux version available. µTorrent for Mac has just released version 1.5.0 beta and has some really nice features. Added µTorrent Web support Added WebUI support Added RSS […]

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Skype Released a New Version for Mac

Skype has had a new version for Mac in beta for a while. But, I found it work not so well and quickly uninstalled it. Having heard similar feedback, Skype has trimmed a lot of fat from the beta and has released a new stable version of Skype for Mac. One of the important things […]

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