Day: December 24, 2013

iPad security and the cloud

iPad security and the cloud I was at the airport, standing in line, when I struck up a conversation with a traveler about his iPhone. He discussed its features with me and its ability to harness the internet anytime and anywhere. He indicated that the phone’s simple, elegant, and intuitive interface is a joy. I then focused the discussion on the iPad, which has a much larger user interface. I mentioned my desire for a larger screen. I want to be able to use it to replace my PC for all browser related work. So lets look at how...

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Sneak peek: Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard

Sneak peek: Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard Earlier this month, Apple CEO Steve Jobs unveiled new hardware at the company’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) – and more importantly, offered an early look at Mac OS X 10.5, code-named Leopard. Although Jobs noted that some features of the company’s next operating system, which is due out sometime early in 2007, would remain secret for now, he did take developers through a tour of some of the software’s new features. Apple officials offered guided tours of the company’s new Xeon-based Mac Pro desktop computers, conveniently offering a closer look at Leopard...

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Minecraft: Story Mode begins its journey on October 13

Minecraft: Story Mode begins its journey on October 13 The story of Minecraft is ready to unfold, with Telltale Games officially revealing the release dates for the first chapter of Minecraft: Story Mode. Titled “Order of the Stone,” the series will premiere first on Tuesday, October 13. Minecraft: Story Mode will see players take the role of Jesse, a male or female hero, traveling across the Overworld and exploring the vast reaches of the Minecraft world to find Gabriel the Warrior. They’ll meet other Order of the Stone members along the way, as they confront a terrible threat to...

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