Articles about mac
Buying Refurbished Mac Laptops
There are alway people that like a bargain and when it comes to looking for Mac computers for sale, there's no difference. One of the best ways to get a cheap Mac laptop is to look at the refurbished Mac Computers. They are exactly...
There a huge number of Mac podcasts because us Mac users like to talk about what we do. It is Geek thing, we can't help it! Here are nine Mac podcasts ranging from the slightly rude and funny to the serious hard core nerdy podcasts for the nerdier Mac users.
Mac Podcasts abound due to the delight that Mac users take in talking about their Mac and there favourite computer company. Here is a selection of Mac podcasts with a review of the podcast. You will find Mac audio podcasts and also video based podcast, talking to camera or screencasts.
Options for getting a cheap macbook. What should you do? Ebay Craigslist or buy from a Mac owning friend that is upgrading. Or is the Apple refurb store a good idea. What do you have to look out for and do you know what a dead pixel is or a wonky hinge
Some people don't mind having a desktop on the computer that is strewn with files and nothing is organised. But for those of us that like to keep things tidy on our Mac desktop there is a little application called Hazel. It lets you make rules for a folder such as the desktop that will whip away the files dropped on it and put them where they are supposed to be. You will always know where to find your PDF's or your bank statements.
If you are going to buy bitmap editing software for Mac then Acorn is definitely one of the Mac softwares to look at to see if it meets your needs for creating and manipulating your bitmap images. Acorn actually has tools for making vector shapes within the software similar to the way that Skitch also uses vector graphics on top of the desktop snaps it makes.
Can't afford Creative Suite with Illustrator and want to work with vector graphics on the Mac. Are there any other options out there of Mac graphic image editors that come close to what you can do with Illustrator or CorelDraw? Here is a review of Vector Designer.
Looking at the Pixelmator Mac Application- Is It The Best Graphics Design Software For Mac. What can you do with it and how is it going to compare with other Mac Graphics applications like Acorn and Picturesque, Pixelmator certainly looks great does it live up to its drop dead gorgeous looks.
Saving time is what we love about our computers the most, and with the Mac there are some great small applications that do only one thing but do it really well. Here are two applications that I recommend for dealing with events in iCal without having to open the application iCal itself. Huge time saver and the applications work really well too.
Podcasting is basically a home made radio or TV Show that you can listen to whenever you like. Well that is how it started anyway. Now you will find podcasts produced by the BBC and other high profile communications companies trying to be hip and ride the new media...
FatPaint is and online graphics editing software dealing with vectors and bitmaps. The 3D manipulation is just one of its impressive features. Would be a tough learning curve due to all the functionality and could be frustrating on a slow internet connection. How does it compare with Illustrator and Vector Designer for usability?
There a mountain of video convertors that claim to do it just right for the iPad but why pay to do the conversion when there is the excellent cross platform convertor MPEG StreamClip. Put in the correct setting and save them as a presert and you will always have the best conversion of your video for your iPad.
Editing sound files on a Mac is a breeze and you have free choices like Garageband and Audacity. Then there is the excellent AmadeusPro which is really inexpensive or you could lash out some cash for something like Soundtrack Pro or LogicPro. It depends on what you are doing, making music or recording a podcast and how much money you have to spend. My vote goes to AmadeusPro
Mind mapping is a way to set your ideas free. Even though we get trained by our schooling to think, write and express ourselves in a linear, structured way, for most of us that actually stifles free thought and ingenuity. This is due to the different ways that the...
We love our technology and things are happening all the time it is hardly surprising then that there are a good few podcasts dedicated to the news surrounding all thing technical. Gadgets, computers, phones, science all of those things in podcasts for us to listen to.
One of may favourite applications on my Macs and on my iOS devices. Evernote is great for creating notes and also for clipping information from web pages. All my notes in one place and searchable so that I need never again forget anything.
Testing vector graphics design tools to compare with the 300 pound gorilla that is Adobe Illustrator and I have a review of Sketch which is an inexpensive application to use on the Mac. Good at some things and needing some work in other areas. Could it be what you care looking for in a graphics application?
Art Text is in a league of its own when it comes to graphics design software for macintosh, because it is quite unique in what it can do. Take some text and give it a 3D look with the pillow effect or the chiseled effect with just a couple of mouse clicks.Great tool for making logo designs, buttons and headers for web pages and all sorts of graphics projects.
Making money online with the talents that you have is something that will all want to do. If you are a keen photographer why not consider using your skills in making stunning images to earn some cash. Submit your work to a portfolio on micro stock sites like iStock Photo and Fotolia and build yourself an income.