Tag: Mac

Will HBO kill Foxtel? Should you install Yosemite? — Vertical Hold Episode 22, 2014

Will HBO going online prove fatal for Foxtel Play? OS X Yosemite is here (and it’s free!) but does that mean that you should jump in and install it? Both Google and Apple have new tablets they want you to buy, but which one is the better bet? All this and more in the latest […]

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$20 Feral Mac Games Bundle? I'll take three!

Macs aren’t the gaming powerhouses that the PC/Windows platform is, and that has two problems. Firstly, fewer games, but secondly, less price competition, which means that Steam-like sales are few and far between. Feral Interactive’s latest bundle however is an absolute cracker.

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A bit of everything: LTE Wireless, Nokia's Doomed, Digital Goods, Dull Apples and Borderlands.

A very busy week last week — so busy, that unless you were following my twitter stream intently, you missed out on my plugging my latest work. Something I’ll make up for here. At CNET.com.au, I’ve reviewed a media streamer: AC Ryan Playon!HD Essential: “AC Ryan, as a brand name, sounds rather like the name […]

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Computers that work, and those that just don't.

A mix of opinion and reviews today for your reading pleasure. Firstly, at MacTheBlog, an examination of the “It Just Works” Apple culture, and why I think it’s a very bad thing. MacTheBlog: It Doesn’t Just Work: “You know what? Sometimes — more than most Mac fans would like to admit — it just doesn’t […]

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