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Very clever ‘CryptoGPS’ facebook scam

I almost got hooked by a facebook scam today.  This is not strictly Macintosh but it’s computer related.

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Apple have lost more than their display.

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Apple is all out of displays. If you purchase a Mac Mini or a Mac Pro you’ll need to buy a 3rd party monitor to go with it. They  no longer make any monitors. It might not sound like a big issue, but this is a failure on all 3 points of the original Apple marketing strategy of 1977. Let me explain why.

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10 million hits!

We’ve just hit 10,000,000 page views.

 

Thanks to all you loyal readers out there!

Here’s the oldest still surviving post that I could find, from January 2006…

How to fix an iPod.

And here are some of the most popular topics over the years.

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Macintoshhowto Giveaway – winners

The Bose Bluetooth headset goes to Columbus Holt from the USA.

Congratulations! (You have 14 days to claim your prize – I’ve sent you an email.)!

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New Logo for Macintoshhowto

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For the past 2 months I’ve been running a design contest at hatch wise.com for a new logo for this website.  We had 170 entires! Here’s the winner.

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Does heartbleed affect Apple Macintosh users?

heart bleed

You might have heard on the news or web about the ‘heartbleed’ bug. I want to answer two questions: Does it affect Macintosh users? Do I need to do anything about it?