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An obvious problem with today’s Apple hardware

I wrote to Tim Cook a year or two ago about a problem with Apple hardware, but he didn’t respond.  Perhaps if thousands of Apple customers write e-mails and flood the support forums we can get an answer. Take a … Continue reading

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Farewell PandoraJam

Sadly, with immediate effect as of November 5th, PandoraJam will no longer be available. Representatives of Pandora Media contacted us recently and after some deliberation and without prejudice, we have decided to halt development of PandoraJam in order to ensure … Continue reading

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ComicBookLover for Mac updated: Mavericks compatibility

ComicBookLover 1.7 (download link) is a 64-bit Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks friendly release. Improvements include: Snappier performance ARC memory management Bug fixes For those running older Macs, ComicBookLover 1.6 (download link) requires Snow Leopard and runs in both 32-bit … Continue reading

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PandoraJam advisory – Do not update your AppleTV!!! (Resolved)

Update 28 Sep 2013: This issue has now been resolved with the latest PandoraJam 2.1 beta (build 650), so this note is only for historical reference.  Hat tip to Joseph in the comments and thanks to Quentin over at RogueAmoeba … Continue reading

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ComicBookLover is not ready yet for iOS 7

iOS 7 will be available for download tomorrow.  However, running the current version of ComicBookLover on iOS 7 will result in visual artifacts making it not possible to operate the app or read comics properly. We recommend users thinking of … Continue reading

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CameraSafe is not yet compatible with iOS 7

iOS 7 will be available for download tomorrow.  However, the current version of CameraSafe is not compatible with iOS 7 and running it will result in unpredictable behaviour. We recommend users thinking of upgrading to iOS 7 to wait until … Continue reading

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Apocalypse? Keep Calm and Carry On!

Use coupon MAYANAPOCALYPSE in the Bitcartel Online Store for 50% OFF everything! (Valid 14-25 Dec) To give a gift, simply use the web store as normal, entering your payment details, but under ‘License Options’ enter the recipients name. You can … Continue reading

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