It has been a while coming but Office 2016 for Mac Preview is now up for grabs for people that want to try out these new bits. This is a major update for the productivity suite on OS X. The last major version was made available in 2011. Microsoft have listed all the new features of this release on a feature page here....

Windows and OS X users rejoice, for the Skype desktop clients have finally received the long awaited refresh that was supposed to bring along a new user interface. It has been a long time coming, but the new look is here. The Skype team shared the good news on the official blog, confirming the release of a new version...

Microsoft’s Surface Pro is a fully fledged computer running Windows 8 Pro, no two words about it. And like any computer worth its weight in chips, the Surface Pro plays nice with other operating systems, including Linux distributions and even Apple’s very own Max OS X. As we noted upon release, it was only a matter of...

While market growth for Windows 8 might be a little slow, there is no denying that it is moving forward. According to new information from Net Application’s web site, the week of January 20th now sees Windows 8 installed on 2.45 percent of PCs worldwide. Sure, this isn’t a huge amount, but that’s not bad for a new OS...

All this talk about Windows 8 is cool but let’s not forget the other big Cahouna out there – Apple. They are releasing the next version of their OS this month – Mountain Lion. This release is noteworthy because it symbolizes more of a fusion of all three of their Operating Systems – Phone, iPad and MacBooks. What’s...

So I bought a new Macbook Pro a month ago and got a chance to really use it over the past couple of weeks. The damn thing crashes on me at least 3 or 4 times a day. I have noticed that it crashes most when I am using the Chrome browser with multiple tabs open and YouTube videos playing. It’s hard to tell whether...

Apple announced the next-generation MacBook Pro today at it’s developer conference. It packs a Retina display with a 2880 x 1800 resolution (or 220ppi), and a casing that measures just 0.71-inch thin and weighs 4.46 pounds. In addition to that high resolution, Apple is also promising higher contrast ratios, better...

Digitimes is reporting that Apple is developing a $799 addition to it’s highly successful Macbook Air line. The new, more affordable laptop line will reportedly be available in the third quarter of this year. Currently, Apple’s 11-inch 64GB MacBook Air is priced at US$999 with a 128GB version priced at US$1,199. The...

Since March 16th — just last Friday — Apple has sold over 3 million new iPads across the globe. Dear God – Over 3 million! That’s more than RIM has sold Playbooks and Motorola has sold Xooms in a year… combined. For some perspective, the original iPad took 80 days to sell 3 million. Quote from the Press...

CRAZY STATS for Apple. There’s an amazing quote from Tim Cook about the 55 million Ipads sold so far. This 55 is something no one would have guessed. Including us. To put it in context, it took us 22 years to sell 55 million Macs. It took us about 5 years to sell 22 million iPods, and it took us about 3 years to sell...