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A podcast about all things Macintosh. For Mac geeks, by Mac geeks. Episode 498. Apple event confirmed for September 9th.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
The Newtown Bee
Police Reports August 19 - 24, 2014
Signal crews responded on Tuesday, August 26, to the busy junction of Main Street, Sugar Street, South Main Street, and Glover Avenue in seeking to resolve a phasing problem with the traffic signals at the busy four-way intersection where two state routes meet.
The Motley Fool
Is It Time to Buy Groupon Stock?
Shares are down nearly 70% since its IPO, and more than 44% just this year. The business that it was built on -- daily deals -- seems to have been a fad that has run its course.
Learn About Apple's Useful and Little-Known Personal Support Profile Pages
You've got a Mac, an iPhone, maybe an iPad or two in your household, and you have a problem.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
The Washington Post
Read in: Charlotte Observing Edition
Hey folks, August recess is almost over! Don't forget to sign up for Read In before Congress comes back in session! -- President Obama has approved surveillance flights over Syria, a prelude to airstrikes , as White House officials debate how to beat back ISIS militants without helping President Bashar al-Assad.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Cult of Mac Blog
Google completes its iOS productivity suite with new Slides app
Google is gunning hard at Apple's iWork apps and Microsoft's Office 365 suite. Docs, Sheets and Slides are not only completely free, but they have offline mode and the ability to convert and edit Microsoft Office files.
New Weekly Shonen Jump Print "Jump Pack" Available Now
Features 100+ Pages of Manga Content, a 3-Month Digital Subscription and an Exclusive Yu-Gi-Oh! Collectable Trading Card Source: VIZ Media , MediaLab press releases Official Site: VIZManga.com Special Thanks to Elizabeth Ellis and Erik Jansen Weekly Shonen Jump Jump Pack 2014 , Issue 3 is now on sale.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Observer & Eccentric
New mobile app for Observer & Eccentric available Tuesday
Download our new free apps for your iPad and iPhone or Android device. Get breaking news alerts, in-depth stories and more.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)
Today in the App Store -- the best free apps, new apps and app updates
Here are some of the best free apps, app updates and new apps that have landed in the App Store recently.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Whitnall launches districtwide iPad initiative
In the next step toward integrating technology into the classroom, Whitnall High School distributed one iPad mini to every one of its students this year.
I4U Future Technology News
Apple Selling Every Beats By Dr. Dre Product For 10% Off
Apple is certainly thrilled at the idea of the buyout of the Beats Electronics and Beats Music brands and already a page has been dedicated to Beats by Dr. Dre hardware on its online store.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Convert Word to PDF and PDF to Word with iWord Processor Pro 1.0.2
In addition to creating, editing, and opening Word and PDF documents, iWord Processor Pro can convert Word documents to PDF and PDF documents to a Word format for editing.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Recosoft ships PDF2Office OCR - PDF-to-Office & iWork converter for iPad
Recosoft Corporation the developers of PDF2Office , PDF converters for Apple iWork and Microsoft Office; creators of PDF2ID , the PDF to Adobe InDesign conversion tool; and ID2Office, the InDesign-to-Word, PowerPoint and Keynote solution has released OCR versions of PDF2Office for the iPad.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Would Apple Ever Do a Detachable 2-in-1?
If you have ever heard Tim Cook talk about 2-in-1s you already know the answer to this question.
Apple Launches Email Ad Campaign Focusing on Productivity
Apple today began a new email ad campaign drawing customer attention to the iPad's productivity capabilities by highlighting several different Business-oriented apps for the tablet, including Pages , Numbers , Keynote and Microsoft's Office apps for iPad.
Apple Debuts Two New 'Your Verse' iPad Stories Featuring Electropop...
Apple's "Your Verse" website highlighting the various ways that people use their iPads has been updated with two new stories, featuring electropop group Yaoband and Jason Hall , founder of a biking program in Detroit.
The Motley Fool
Facebook Is Leaving Money on the Table, and That's Good For Everyone
The social network took a long time to build an audience before it started to monetize it.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
It's back to school time: Here's how students can get the most of our their tablets
Hoping to rely on a tablet as you head back to school this fall? Consider some of these tips.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
's new site rolls out Thursday
It is time for a change. Thursday, we will relaunch our website -- thenewsstar.com -- with a fresh new look, easier navigation, a plethora of photos and variety of videos that will make keeping up on northeastern Louisiana news much better.