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VMWare Fusion 5 Released for Mac Users

For Mac users, one of the most popular ways to use Windows is through a virtual machine method because it allows the Mac user to control their Mac OS X operating system while another operating system runs in a separate window. It is an option separate from using Apple’s Boot Camp ability, which allows the user to partition their storage…

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Google Chrome for Mac

You can get an early build of Google Chrome for Mac here.  Use at your own risk! I’ll let you know if it blows up my Mac in my next post…

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Specify primary display in OSX when using multiple monitors

When I added my 24″ LED Cinema Display to my Macbook Pro, I couldn’t for the life of me figure out how to make the external display (the bigger one) the primary display with the dock, task bar, etc. Once I figured it out I felt dumb because it couldn’t have been any easier.  Here’s how just in case you’ve…

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Apple 24″ LCD Cinema Display – WOW!!

As I mentioned last month I was considering getting an Apple 24″ LED Cinema Display to compliment my Macbook Pro.  A few weeks ago when I finally got my fantasy football winnings for this year I pulled the trigger and ordered it from PC Connection.  After checking around with a few places I was pretty happy with the deal I…

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Picasa for Mac, finally!

Google has finally released a version of their Picasa desktop application for Mac.  I have been waiting for this for a while and it couldn’t come a minute sooner. Our iPhoto library here at home is over 63GB and has almost 16,000 items (photos and movies) and gave me a big scare a few weeks ago when the library wouldn’t…

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New Mac Hardware

Earlier this year I decided that I wanted to get a new laptop.  I really was interested in the Macbook Pro line from Apple but knew they were in the middle of a release cycle so I started to do my homework.  As the months passed rumors started to circulate containing details about the new Macbook Pros that were going…

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