How to Turn an Old iPod Into a Recovery Drive for Your Mac

If you have an old iPod sitting around collecting dust, you might as well get some use out of it. One way to do that is to turn it into a bootable drive where you can troubleshoot, test out other operating systems, or just run a few quick ...

Apple iPhones are easy to hack

For years, Mac lovers could smugly poke fun at Windows users and their disease ridden PCs. Apple was much safer they claimed, and they were right. However, Apple gear wasn't safer because it was designed to be safer, it just wasn't as popular and hackers couldn't be bothered coming up with exploits for a platform used by a handful of enthusiasts.

HTML 5 bug allows data dumps from Mac and PC browsers

A developer recently uncovered an HTML 5 bug that could potentially allow users to be bombarded with gigabytes of useless data from rogue websites.

$80 Leap Motion Controller hits shelves in May

The Leap Motion Controller can best be described as a device that allows users to interact with a Mac or PC via gesture-based controls by simply waving their hands in the air.

Apple confirms it was targeted by hackers

Apple has positively identified a strain of malware which infected a limited number of Mac systems via a vulnerability in the Java plug-in for browsers.

Check out this Millennium Falcon PC-Mac mod

Star Wars fans! Prepare to have your geek lust stoked to the point where you may well have an aneurysm.

New Skype version adds Retina support

The latest iteration of Skype's software has just been released, for both Mac and Windows.

SteelSeries launches mobile gaming gear for Android and iOS

SteelSeries has officially rolled out its new mobile wireless controller along with a Flux headset.

Rumor: Apple to show off new iMacs soon

Apple is very close to showing off its new line of home computers.

Mac malware hijacks video and audio data

Morcut malware - aka Crisis - was apparently specifically coded to spy on infected Mac OS X users by hijacking video and audio data.  



Android hits Mac OS X with BlueStacks

BlueStacks has debuted a free public alpha version of its Android app player for Mac OS X.



Orbitz targets Mac users with pricier hotels

If you're on a Mac, Orbitz is willing to bet that you'll spend more money when you travel.

Intel vows to outgun rivals as mobile chip war heats up



Intel has vowed to outperform its chip rivals in multiple markets, including in the traditional PC space - which Intel currently dominates - as well as the ARM-controlled mobile sector. 


Trojan infects more than half a million Macs

More than 600,000 Apple Macs - half of them in the US - are believed to be infected with the Flashback trojan.

Western Digital goes Thunderbolt with external Mac drive

Frankly, I'm not a huge Mac fan. Yes, I once owned a MacBook, but er, I actually ran Windows on it.

Apple's iCloud and iMessage coming to Macs

The latest version of Apple's Mac operating system will function more like an iPad than its PC predecessors.

Apple reportedly gives big discounts to employees

If you work at Apple, your biggest perk is already the savings you get on a new Mac, and now that savings is getting even greater.

AOC touts Aire monitor for iPhones and iPods


AOC has debuted a new and very cool monitor that will work with your PC or Mac - and also includes a  docking station for an iPhone or iPod.

How to make a Facebook-to-Facebook video call in Skype



Sure, we all know that Facebook video calling - launched in July - is powered by Skype. But now you can make a Facebook-to-Facebook video call from within Skype itself.

OS X Lion passwords vulnerable

A flaw in Mac OS X Lion allows hackers to reset passwords without knowing the existing one, thanks to insecure permissions.