20 Years Of Mac OS X & The Beginning Of A New Era For Mac

Exactly 20 years ago, the time had come for Apple to let loose a completely new generation of Mac OS – Mac OS X. After a months-long public beta, the final version of Mac OS X 10.0.0 was released, only to receive a mixed response. Although the operating system certainly showed potential, it also came with several serious weaknesses – leading to difficulties with productive use.
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Thursday, Feb 18, 2021, 12:31 Mac: Software

Update To macOS 11.2.1 Fixes Serious Bug

The last most recent update to macOS Big Sur, macOS 11.2.1, came with a serious error. Those upgrading to macOS 11 from a previous version with too little space on their drive weren't warned by the installation program – leading to complete data loss in the worst of cases. A new update fixes this.
 
Wednesday, Feb 10, 2021, 15:37 Hardware

A 26.5lb Laptop With 7 Displays

Is your personal setup, a 16" MacBook Pro with 4 external monitors, not enough? Have you ever wanted 3 more monitors – and entirely portable to boot? Well, Expanscape has a laptop for you in the form of a laptop with 7 displays (so you can watch 7 different iterations of the same Netflix show) and a considerable amount of weight.
 
Thursday, Feb 04, 2021, 11:14 Tips & Reports

From Ascent to Descent: 8-Track, Vinyl, Cassettes, CD, Download, And Music Streaming

Over the last 40 years, the music industry has undergone some very interesting changes, not always in favor of large companies at the front of it. A chart in this article shows how some of the dramatic changes that the industry has undergone – as well as how some services like streaming, or the iTunes Music Store, could help the industry make a comeback.
 
Wednesday, Feb 03, 2021, 16:45 Test reports

Test: iOS 14.5 & The New Face ID With Face Masks

Face ID now works with a face mask on iOS 14.5. We've tested out the new feature, with a summary of our results in this article. Questions such as: "How large can the mask be for Face ID to still work; when does the recognition fail; and what happens when a stranger takes the phone?" will be answered below.