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Blackberry Desktop Manager for Mac updated to include Media Sync

Blackberry Desktop Manager

Posted by Jamie Forestell RIM has just announced Blackberry Desktop Manager for Mac has been updated and is now available for download. Desktop Manager for Mac v2.1 now include media sync support for the Playbook. In addition to being able to drag and drop files to the Playbook directly over USB and Wi-Fi, you can now use the Desktop Manager …

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Over the Air Updates coming with Apple iOS 5

Posted by Jamie Forestell With WWDC just days away, it looks like Apple has leaked some big news. News we have all expected for quite some time, but it sure is nice to see something semi official. Or if your device has Automatic Download enabled for apps, your updates will download to your device without having to sync. That of …

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Vulnerability exploit found in latest version of Flash 10.2 affecting multiple platforms

Posted by Donny Torrefranca A ‘zero-day’ exploit has been found within the latest version of Adobe’s Flash 10.2 that is affecting platforms across the board such as Mac, Linux, Android, Windows, etc… With this exploit, a malicious hacker can potentially access and gain control of unsuspecting machines. It can still be prevented however as the malicious code cannot be executed …

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Earthdesk puts the entire world on your desktop!

Earthdesk

Earthdesk by Xeric Design brings Earthdesk 5 for Windows and Mac both.  EarthDesk displays real-time global cloud cover, allowing users to track hurricanes and typhoons, or simply to admire Earth on your desktop. The application spans across multiple monitors allowing for a spectacular view or planet. Stay tuned for a full review, and if you would like a free trial, click here …

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Apple launches the Mac App Store

While everyone and their mother are busy producing tablets to compete with the Apple iPad, Apple has been busy elsewhere.  Today, Apple has announced the opening of the Mac App Store as expected.  The Mac App Store is just like the appstore we know today for the iPod/iPhone/iPad devices, and offers one click purchases to over 1000 applications.  The App …

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Apple hosting “Back to the Mac” Event on October 20

Apple has invited select members of the media to their special event titled “Back to the Mac”. The event is appropriately titled given all the attention the ipod/iphone/ipad devices has been receiving as of lately.  Tekok is not sure what is coming, but from the looks of the invitation, perhaps a new OS will be released, and possibly an update …

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Apple to Offer $0.99 TV Show Rentals

Bloomberg reports Apple is currently in discussion with News Corp. to let iTunes users rent TV shows for 99 cents and is in discussions with other media companies about similar deals, said three people familiar with the plan. Viewers would be able to rent programs from News Corp.’s Fox for 48 hours, said the people, who declined to be identified because …

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Apple Patents a Desktop TouchScreen – TouchScreen iMac

A very large iMac Touch patent has  been released and confirmed to be true. Apple is planning a touchscreen iMac. Apple’s method of transitioning from OS X to iOS is clearly outlined for both the iMac and MacBook.  Imagine having an iMac on your desktop one minute and a gigantic iPad the next. Imagine playing iGames on the beautiful screen …

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Apple Pulls all Competitor Test Videos from Antenna website

With no explanation, Apple has removed all videos and pictures detailing the antennagate issue experienced in other smartphone models. Instead visitors are redirected to a link detailing Apples Antenna Labs. Every smartphone has a cellular antenna. And nearly every smartphone can lose signal strength if you hold it in a certain way. To make sure our antennas work as well …

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Magic TrackPad

The new Magic Trackpad is the first Multi-Touch trackpad designed to work with your Mac desktop computer. It uses the same Multi-Touch technology you love on the MacBook Pro. The new accessory supports a full set of gestures, including two-finger scrolling, pinching to zoom, rotating with your fingertips, three-finger swiping and four finger recognition. Meanwhile, tapping or double tapping on …

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