Windows 8 Unveiled At D9 Conference – Brings Touch-Based Tiles And More

by Tanner Marshon June 1, 2011
The Mosaic of tiles (which are supposedly “better icons” because they can show “personality”). From an unbiased standpoint, it actually looks pretty intriguing. It will also be interesting to see whether or not this new OS will be able to work across all devices.


New Version Of Mac Defender Malware Bypasses OS X Security Update – How To Avoid It

by Tanner Marshon June 1, 2011
A new and improved version of Mac Defender Malware has been found – and just hours (less than a day) after a Mac OS X security update that supposedly protected against this exact virus! The new variant of Mac Defender, which started popping up few hours ago, works and is distributed identically to previous versions […]


OS X Update 2011-03 Removes Mac Defender Malware And Improves Security

by Tanner Marshon June 1, 2011
Yesterday Apple issued update 2011-03, which removes and protects against the Mac Defender Malware and it also improves security (against viruses and other types of malware). Here’s some more information from Apple’s support document: The OSX.MacDefender. A definition has been added to the malware check within File Quarantine. The system will check daily for updates […]

HP TouchPad Demonstration

by Tanner Marshon June 1, 2011
HP’s new TouchPad is as close to an iPad as you can get without having to throw down that extra cash – it has the same sized display and a similar form factor; but alas, it’s running (Palm’s) WebOS instead of iOS. Surprisingly, HP hasn’t flashed their new device to the public more than once […]

Apple Is Already Preparing Moscone Center For WWDC 2011

by Tanner Marshon June 1, 2011
With WWDC 2011 just a few days away (June 6th), Apple is preparing Moscone Center for their big event! As the conference draws closer, we will be sure to keep you updates – so check back regularly!

Customize Your iOS Lockscreen: SlideAway

by Elliot Reissneron May 31, 2011
New tweak in Cydia today everyone! It’s called SlideAway. SlideAway brings substance to your iPhone’s lockscreen, allowing you to access the apps you use the most without having to unlock the device. You can customize the two shortcuts on the left and on the right side of the bar and you can bring up the […]


Steve Jobs Will Unveil iOS 5, iCloud And OS X Lion On June 6 At WWDC

by Tanner Marshon May 31, 2011
Apple has Just announced this morning that it’s CEO, Steve Jobs, and other executives will be giving presentations at WWDC on June 6th to talk about next-generation software. Specifically, Apple will introduce their cloud-based services; with the official name “iCloud” – as well as what we have all been waiting for, iOS 5 and Mac OS X […]

ECS Device Converts Almost Any Smartphone To A Tablet

by Tanner Marshon May 31, 2011
Computer designer, ECS, rushed to demo a iPhone-to-tablet conversion solution shortly after Asus demoed their Padfone. The coolest part is that the ECS will allow you to dock your iPhone and control it at the same time with a tablet sized screen. It takes your iPhone’s video and outputs it via HDMI to the built-in […]