You can now Deregister and Turn Off iMessage if you switch to Android or something…
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Twice over the past three months I've awoken to find that my computer had set opened too many files. One time it essentially corrupted my Mail (I had to "restore" old accounts from Time Machine because Mail had lost track of all the accounts - the emails themselves were still there, of course), and the […]
Pixelmator 3.3 is out. Unfortunately, you still have no clue what your foreground and background colors are…
Apple to sapphire supplier: “Put on your big boy pants and accept the agreement” A $50 million penalty for breach of confidentiality per occurrence. No manufacturing processes could be modified by GTAT without Apple’s prior consent but GTAT must immediately implement Apple’s suggestions. GTAT must fulfill any purchase order placed by Apple on the date […]
@gruber I lost this one. Apple improved Dropbox integration when releasing its own drive. — I love Anil, but… (@anildash) November 6, 2014
Awesome Screenshot for Safari on the App Store on iTunes Good stuff that eliminates a LOT of steps.
The Future of Unison Spoiler: free, unsupported.
The rest of the world is adopting a "wait and see" approach to the Apple Watch. How Apple Watch is killing wearable tech as a gift this Christmas
My favorite iOS 8 features, big and small | DanFrakes.com A few good ones, but most I knew about. One of the previously unknown: One of my favorite minor details of iOS 8 is that whenever you touch the brightness slider in Control Center, the "real" screen behind it is temporarily restored to normal brightness, […]
Monument To Apple's Jobs Removed In Russia After CEO Comes Out Russian media reports say a big mock iPhone meant as a monument to the late former Apple CEO Steve Jobs has been taken down in St. Petersburg after his successor, Tim Cook, came out publicly as gay. The monument, with an interactive screen displaying […]
Since installing Yosemite, my "Share" menu has failed to show many of the built-in sharing possibilities, including some of the Apple-supplied ones. These items would also not appear in the System Preferences ("Extensions" -> "Share Menu"). I've fixed it several times (steps below), and am adding it here so I can find it more easily. […]
1Password for Mac Tips: meet 1Password mini and its not-so-mini list of shortcuts Cmd-O is nice.
Saving locally by default: defaults write NSGlobalDomain NSDocumentSaveNewDocumentsToCloud -bool false Reason for this: Yosemite Uploads Unsaved Documents and Recent Addresses to iCloud
Assuming I can find the storage space I need, it's being reviewed quite favorably. Full review here.