Apple Unleashes Lion!

Checking the Mac App Store at 8:30am EDT on Wednesday, July 20th , I found Lion available for purchase and download. Personally, I’ll hold off for a week or two and see how things shape up. I don’t have a spare Mac to experiment with and it’s stupid to jump right away using production machines. ...

The New MacBook Pros are here with Thunderbolt!

Today Apple announced the new MacBook Pros (13″, 15″ and 17″) with the new Thunderbolt connectors. I didn’t expect thunderbolt (aka lightpeek) to be released so early. It’s a great step up for a new generation of connectors. Hopefully, we’ll get a lot of peripherals with it, especially hard drives. USB has always sucked for ...

Jobs posts his thoughts on Flash

Steve Jobs, Apple’s CEO and co-founder posted an article detailing the reasons why Apple refuses to allow Flash on the iPhone/iPod Touch and iPad. It’s an enlightening read. If you’re interested in the iPhone platform, this makes a compelling read. http://www.apple.com/hotnews/thoughts-on-flash/

Homer Simpson drawn using CSS

For all HTML/CSS geeks here is one of the most amazing things that I’ve seen done with CSS. It’s the face of Homer Simpson drawn completely with nothing but letters styled using CSS. If you click the animate buttons you can see how it’s been drawn. Check it out: http://nedbatchelder.com/blog/200805/css_homer_animated.html