News Archive for Thursday, January 10th, 2013

Mac Upgrades/Mods | CPU Upgrades | Storage | Video | Audio/HT | Apps/OS/Network | Search
Miss a Day?  See the Archives
= Recent Articles/Updates =
(Send Tips/Reports/Questions to news at

Apple/Products related Software Updates/Rumors/Op-Ed:

New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles:

Other News/Alerts/CES/OT:

Recent Articles/Tips/Tweaks/Reviews:
Listing/links to updates, articles, tips and reviews you may have missed. (2006 Mac Mini CPU/EFI Upgrades, Early Mac Pro CPU Upgrades/EFI Updates, 2012 Mac Mini HDMI video problems/tips, DIY Fusion drives, more)
Previous news summary:
    Wednesday Jan. 9th, 2013 News Archive
  • Mid-2012 MacBook Air EFI Firmware Update 2.6 (info/download)
  • Late 2012 iMac 21.5in Review
  • New iMac configuration changes slightly for 2013
  • Aura Pro 6G SSD & Helios PCI Exp. Chassis named Visionary Product Finalists
  • Apple Takes First and Fourth Place in Buying Intentions
  • iPhone 5 comes to Walmart's no-contract Straight Talk plan
  • Samsung beats Apple with smart voice-controlled TV
  • How to Make Music With Your iPad
  • Apple's Safari turns 10
  • New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles: (partial list)
    - Final Cut Pro X: How to view progress when sharing files
    - OS X Server (M.Lion): Creating images for NetInstall, NetRestore, and NetBoot
    - iOS Restore error: 'This device isn't eligible for the requested build'
    - How to create a password-protected (encrypted) disk image
    - Logic 9.1.3 or later: Processing Threads setting and Core Usage
    - iBooks Author: Adding video content with a closed caption track
    - Spotlight: How to re-index folders or volumes
    - Exams for Service Technicians
    - Apple Certifications: Getting Certified--CA/LA/US
    - iCloud: Account troubleshooting
    - iTunes in the Cloud and iTunes Match Availability
    - iTunes Store: "Error (-50)" when downloading purchased content
    - iOS: Troubleshooting Messages
    - iOS: Troubleshooting Personal Hotspot
    - Optimizing your iOS backup experience (Use iTunes or iCloud to back up?)
    - iPad: Using the iPad Camera Connection Kit
    - iPhone, iPad, iPod: Using iPad Power Adapters
  • Other News/Reviews/Alerts/Op-Ed/OT:
    - Adobe, Microsoft Ship Critical Security Updates
    - Oculus Rift VR headset prototype works well
    - Asustor 6 Series: A Fresh Approach in the NAS Market
    - D-Link Bows Router with Improved HD Streaming
    - Amped Wireless intros 802.11ac range extender, USB 3.0 adapter
    - Science/satellites/superstorms: Preparing for the next big one
    - Trendnet intros first USB 3.0 802.11ac adapter
    - CES 2013: Razer unleashes Edge Win 8 gaming tablet
    - Facebook, Yahoo Fix Valuable Security Holes
    - Global security breaches are now an 'epidemic'
    - Kickstarter Campaigns Reap $319M in 2012

For links to older news pages, see the Archives.

(Ad/Sale Items)

= UPGRADES by Model =
Upgrades for YOUR Mac!

= Refurb Mac Pros =
(Click for Current List)

= SSDs up to 4TB =
SSDs for Most Macs!

= ThunderBolt =
Drives, Docks & More

Up to 12 TB HDD
HGST, WD, Seagate, Toshiba

= 2.5" HDs & DIY Kits =
Notebook Hard Drives and DIY drive/case kit bundles

Lifetime warranty RAM Upgrades!

Internal and External Superdrives/Blu-Ray drives

Graphics cards, Displays, Adapters, Cables & more

Interfaces, Cables, Software, Speakers, Headphones & more

Apps, Utilities, OS, VM, Games and more

WiFi and Bluetooth Devices/Adapters/More

= Repair Service =
for iPhone, iPad, Macs

= iPad/iPhone/iPod =
Accessories, Cases, Docks & More

= back to =
Copyright 1997-2018. All Rights Reserved
All brand or product names mentioned here are properties of their respective companies.
Legal: Site Privacy and terms of use.