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Address Book Manipulator

The Address Book Manipulator plug-in provides a lightning fast two-way data exchange between FileMaker Pro and the Macintosh OS X Address...

December 24, 2014 By Productive Computing

Lion support arrives for older color management solutions

Mac OS X Lion's orphaning of the Rosetta PowerPC emulation technology has put many users' workflows in a bind. Popular but older versions of programs, such as Quicken for Macintosh, wouldn't work under Lion. Some developers decided against providing backwards support for older hardware devices such as printers or scanners, directing customers to newer, compatible packages, while some upgrades have arrived slowly. This has been true for color calibration calibration packages.

December 27, 2011


NoteAbility Pro is a professional music notation package for the Openstep and Macintosh OS-X operating systems. Developed by Dr. Keith...

November 29, 2014 By Keith Hamel

Mac OS X malware posing as fake video codec discovered

Researchers from ParetoLogic are reporting on a newly discovered Mac OS X malware variant posing as fake video ActiveX object found at a bogus Macintosh PortTube site.The use of fake video codecs is a social engineering tactic exclusively used by malware targeting Windows, and seeing it used in a Mac OS X based malware attack proves that successful social engineering approaches remain OS independent.

June 10, 2009 by

NetShred X

NetShred X is easy-to-use internet cache cleaner for Mac OS X that securely erases cache files your browser and email programs leave...

November 5, 2014 By Mireth Technology

Is Psystar planning a netbook?

Miami-based Apple clone maker Psystar may be planning to sell a netbook pre-configured with Mac OS X.A year after entering a headline-grabbing legal battle with Apple's legal department over its Mac-compatible Open Computer, Psystar is still selling its Macintosh clones pre-loaded with Mac OS X.

May 7, 2009 by

Apple WWDC to mark the iPhone SDK's new developer halo

Now that Leopard and the iPhone have shipped, Apple is dividing its annual developer conference into 3 tracks: iPhone, Macintosh and IT, which means fitting the first two into the enterprise. This could mark a new "halo" for the Macintosh coming from the thousands of programmers who will embrace the Mac OS X platform in order to write iPhone/iPod Touch apps.

March 13, 2008 by

Will Apple split its stock?

Apple keeps seeing strong growth of its iPod and Macintosh computer lines. And this week it will release Mac OS X Leopard, which unlike Microsoft's experience with Windows Vista early in the year, should be another winner for Apple. But will Cupertino do as it has done in the past and split its stock price?

October 22, 2007 by

Intel Macs and Windows XP

While Apple's beta release of Bootcamp ranks as one of the most unsurprising developments since the company first announced that Intel processors would power the Macintosh line, it's welcome news for those with shiny new hardware. Dual-booting, while not as useful as virtualization, is an important step in bringing the best of the Windows and OS X worlds together.

April 5, 2006 by

Mac community must wake up to security

Apple Macintosh users believe they are immune from security problems and need to wake up to the potential of attack -- before they are rudely awoken by a destructive piece of malware.At the University of Otago in New Zealand, where around 40 percent of the computers are Apple Macintosh systems, IT security manager Mark Borrie has been educating his OS X users in security best-practices.

September 8, 2005 by

Is Mac OS X weaker than Windows?

commentary No, but alarmist advice by security software vendor Symantec has the Macintosh community up in arms. Apple has apparently become a victim of its own success -- since Mac OS X is gaining in popularity, Symantec expects it to become a target for more attacks and intense vulnerability scrutiny.

March 21, 2005 by

Opera 6 makes its Mac debut

Opera Software, a Web browser developer based in Oslo, Norway, released Opera 6 for the Macintosh. The software works with Mac OS versions 8.

December 13, 2002 by

Mac OS X users to get a taste of MSN

After years of eschewing the Macintosh Internet service market, Microsoft is planning to offer a Mac OS X version of its MSN Internet service.

August 22, 2002


Matching a high-quality screen with an elegantly designed case, Sony delivers another terrific Palm OS handheld.

March 12, 2002 by

Opera tunes up Mac browser

Opera Software, based in Oslo, Norway, released its fourth beta version of Opera 5.0 for Macintosh platform OS X. New features include support for Apple Computer's QuickTime multimedia software and patches for unspecified bugs. Opera's Mac browsers, including a final release of version 5.0 for Mac operating systems 7.5.3-9.2.x, are available for download from the Opera Web site, with a 30-day advertising-free trial. Opera also released version 6.01 and Opera Composer for the Windows operating system. The browser comes with several minor changes as well as a start-up page made by Terra Lycos. Composer is new software that lets people design their own browser interface with custom graphics, link lists, language preferences and buttons. --Paul Festa, Special to ZDNet News

February 13, 2002 by

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