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SkyDrive Offers 15GB of Additional Storage to Downgraded MobileMe Users

Posted by on Aug 8, 2013 in Apple, Microsoft, News | 0 comments

If you are one of those MobileMe users that recently got an e-mail telling you that your extra storage you got for upgrading to iCloud would be ending soon, Microsoft has you covered.  SkyDrive tweeted yesterday that you can get an additional 15GB of storage when you forward your downgrade notification e-mail to them. I did it, and within hours I received a code for the 15GB upgrade for a year.  Not a bad deal at all. Did Apple cancel your extra MobileMe storage? Fwd the downgrade email to for an extra 15GB of SkyDrive for 1 year — SkyDrive (@SkyDrive) August 7, 2013...

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Apple Releases iTunes 11

Posted by on Nov 29, 2012 in Apple, Mac, Releases | 0 comments

Apple has released iTunes 11 today.  We saw the preview of iTunes 11 at the iPhone 5/iPod event in early September, and surprisingly didn’t hear anything else about it since then, including at the iPad Mini media event in October. This new version of iTunes has received a big visual overhaul, matching the design of the new store app in iOS.  This new design also extends to the player which now makes seeing and playing your songs a bit easier than in previous versions. Other new features in iTunes 11: New mini player Preview history Instant recommendations Improved iCloud integration iTunes 11 can be downloaded now, and Mac OS X users can download via Software Update.

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iOS6 Update Starts to Roll Out

Posted by on Sep 19, 2012 in Apple, iOS, iPad, iPhone, Releases | 0 comments

The iOS6 update for Apple mobile devices has started to roll out to users. Highlights of iOS6: New Maps application with flyovers. Improvements to Siri Integration with Facebook Shared Photo Streams Passbook Improved Mail app and more. You can download the update from iTunes, or through Software Update on your device....

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OS X Mountain Lion Now Available

Posted by on Jul 25, 2012 in Apple, Mac, News, Releases | 0 comments

Mac users….Mountain Lion has arrived!  Today we have the release of the latest version of the OS X operating system with many new features and improvements.  You can purchase and download Mountain Lion from the App Store right now for $20. Just a few of the new features in Mountain Lion: Integrated Twitter sharing.  Now you will be able to tweet and share from virtually any app running in ML.  Multiple account support is also available, along with Twitter profile integration with Photo Booth. Notification Center.  New to OS X, the Notification Center from iOS makes it way into the Mac desktop with a lot more functionality than its mobile counterpart. Game Center.  Another part of iOS is coming to OS X with Game Center.  You can use your existing Game Center login as in iOS for a variety...

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Aperture 3.3 Update

Posted by on Jun 11, 2012 in Apple, Releases | 0 comments

There were lots of big announcements coming out of WWDC today from Apple.  Aside from hardware news, they also mentioned updates for several Apple apps including Aperture.  An update for Aperture has just popped up with several new features and enhancements. Aperture 3.3: New unified photo library for both iPhoto (v 9.3 or later) and Aperture; no import/export required; Faces, Places, slideshows, albums and web sharing work across both applications Support for AVCHD video has been added Aperture now lets you use camera-generated previews for faster browsing of RAW files immediately after import Highlights & Shadows tool has been updated to deliver higher-quality results and work with extended range data A new Auto Enhance button has been added to the Adjustments panel White Balance tool now includes Skin Tone and Natural Gray modes to simplify color balance Auto button...

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Apple Update Digital Camera Raw Compatibility in OS X

Posted by on May 22, 2012 in Apple, Mac, Updates | 0 comments

Apple has published an update to OS X which updates digital camera RAW Compatibility for iPhoto ’11 and Aperture 3. Now supports these cameras: • Canon EOS-1D X • Nikon D800E • Nikon D3200 • Olympus OM-D E-M5 • Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GF5 • Sony Alpha SLT-A57 More info can be found here.

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