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As college leaders meet, football players push to play

After the Power Five conference commissioners met Sunday to discuss mounting concern about whether a college football season can be played in a pandemic, players took to social media to urge leaders to let them play. Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said no decisions on the season have been made, but conceded the outlook has not improved. “Are we in a better place today than two weeks, ago?” he said. “No, we’re not.” Bowlsby cited “growing evidence and the growing pool of data around myocarditis....
Tags: Mac, California, Sports, Sport, Soccer, College sports, Ncaa, SEC, Associated Press, Clemson, Ohio State, Notre Dame, Usc, Ucla, Chip Kelly, Penn State


NoteBurner M4V Converter Plus for Mac 4.4.1

Convert iTunes rental and purchased DRM M4V videos
Tags: Mac, Software


How to Install WordPress on Your Mac or Windows PC

This guide will explain step by step how to easily install WordPress on your Mac or Windows PC, using completely free and open source software. Thanks to the good folks at Bitnami, the entire process is remarkably easy and straight forward. The final result will be a completely functional WordPress installation that you can use as a development and testing environment. As a huge added bonus, it doesn’t even take very long to set up. Let’s jump right in! The screenshots used in this guide a...
Tags: Mac, Windows, Linux, eLearning, Bitnami, VirtualBox, Web Design & Dev, Import Appliance Import Appliance, VirtualBox Yep


How to use Control Center in MacOS Big Sur

Get quick access to your favorite MacOS settings.
Tags: Apple, Mac, Trends, Computing, Big Sur, macOS, macOS Big Sur


COVID-19 is screwing up sports and complicating some professional athletes' taxes

The annual Army-Navy game is the only college football matchup I make a point to watch. Go Navy! This year, the COVID-19 pandemic has put such gridiron rivalries in jeopardy. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Photographer's Mate Johnny Bivera via Wikipedia Commons) The Mid-American Conference (MAC) today became the first Division 1 college football governing body to cancel its fall season because of the COVID-19 pandemic. "There are simply too many unknowns to put our student athletes in these situ...
Tags: Florida, New York, Texas, Taxes, Mac, California, NFL, Toronto, Canada, Nba, Mlb, Baseball, Nevada, NHL, Edmonton, Kansas City Royals


Trump would reportedly 'show off' the capabilities of different weapons systems he was briefed on to impress billionaires

Intelligence officials have had a difficult time briefing President Trump on matters throughout his presidency, The New York Times reports. He reportedly often loses interest, unless the subject is heavy on economics or could intrigue other wealthy people, which tended to concern the intelligence community.In the latter scenario, one former senior administration official told The New York Times, Trump would "show off about some of the stuff he thought was cool," like the capabilities of differen...
Tags: News, Mac, New York Times, Susan Rice, Biden, Benghazi, Trump, New York Times More, Intelligence Advisory Board, The New York Times Trump


MAC becomes the first FBS conference to cancel its football season

Financial concerns caused by COVID-19 force the MAC to cancel its fall football season, becoming the first FBS conference to do so.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Mac, Usa Today, COVID


Perfect Pairings from Mickey Contractor

This collection came out in January 2011, and I need to dig out the products.  Stay tuned! Proof that the MAC + Mickey Contractor collection rocks? Check out these images: perfect pairings from the... Visit CanadianBeauty.com to read the rest of this article.
Tags: Mac, Beauty, Make-up, Mickey Contractor, MAC Mickey Contractor


TunnelBear for Mac 3.9.10

VPN software that protects your privacy.
Tags: Mac, Software, Vpn


How to Install the macOS Big Sur Public Beta

Apple in August released the macOS Big Sur beta for its public beta testing group, allowing them to test out the new software for Macs ahead of its release this fall. The macOS Big Sur Public Beta is available to anyone with a compatible Mac and it does not require a developer account. This guide walks you through the steps on installing the beta software. Note that you will need about 20GB of free space on your hard drive before attempting an installation. Before you jump in and download th...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Mac, MacBook Air, Macbook Pro, Time Machine, Catalina, Apple Beta Software Program, macOS Big Sur, Time Machine Backup Before


Apple Seeds First Public Beta of macOS Big Sur to Public Beta Testers

Apple today seeded the first beta of the upcoming macOS 11 Big Sur update to its public beta testing group, allowing non-developers to give the software a try ahead of its public release this fall. Beta testers who signed up for Apple's beta testing program can download the macOS Big Sur beta through the Software Update mechanism in System Preferences after installing the proper profile. Mac users who want to be a part of Apple's beta testing program can sign up to participate on the beta we...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Mac, Notification Center, Eta, Control Center, Memoji, macOS Big Sur


Mad Men Makeup

Have you binge-watched Mad Men while you’ve been at home on quarantine?  I have, and it’s a great show to really inspire your makeup looks.  Here’s a Q&A with Lana Horochowski... Visit CanadianBeauty.com to read the rest of this article.
Tags: Mac, Beauty, Make-up, Lana Horochowski Visit CanadianBeauty


Make Dark Mode Darker in macOS Big Sur With New Toggle to Disable Wallpaper Tint

The fourth beta of macOS Big Sur, released yesterday, adds a new toggle in System Preferences that's designed to disable the wallpaper tinting feature that's meant to make windows blend in with the desktop wallpaper. For those who have Dark Mode enabled, turning off wallpaper tinting can make windows on the Mac noticeably darker, especially when a lighter color background is in use. Apple introduced the wallpaper tinting feature in an earlier version of macOS, and some Mac users who prefer ‌...
Tags: Apple, Mac, macOS Big Sur


Apple Adds New 'Benefits' Section to Jobs Site

Apple this week updated its "Jobs at Apple" website with a new Benefits section that's designed to explain to potential employees the perks that Apple offers to its workforce. The Benefits part of the site is organized into different sections highlighting various perks of working for Apple, such as: Flexible medical plans Coverage for physical and mental healthcare Free counseling Family medical plans Paid parental leave Onsite doctors and nurses for those working on campu...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Ipad, Mac, Rumors, Apple University


Twitter just fixed a bug in its Android app that could have given hackers access to private messages (TWTR)

Twitter fixed a vulnerability in its Android app that could have given intruders access to private user data if exploited, the company said. Twitter said there's no evidence this vulnerability has been exploited, and it's only said to impact 4% of those using Twitter on Android. The social media company is urging those who may be impacted to update their Twitter app for Android. The discovery comes after Twitter suffered a massive attack in July that saw the accounts of celebrities, politician...
Tags: Apple, Google, Twitter, Elon Musk, Florida, Mac, Trends, TWTR, Barack Obama Tesla


Apple Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Apple Store App With Balloons

It's been 10 years since the launch of the Apple Store app, and to celebrate, Apple has a little hidden easter egg that you can find if you search for "10 years" in the Apple Store app. As noted by Michael Steeber, who found the hidden feature, typing in "10 years" sends two blue balloons soaring up from the bottom of the screen. The balloons will bounce around for a few moments, and if you tap them, you can pop them. Otherwise, if you leave them alone, they'll simply float away. You can re...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Ipad, Mac, Rumors, Apple Store, Michael Steeber


Elon Musk tweeted that the Egyptian pyramids were built by aliens. Here are 39 of the most outrageous things he's said over the years. (TSLA)

Elon Musk is one of the most outspoken leaders in tech.  The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX has inspired intense devotion and attracted controversy as a result of his public statements. But he's also landed himself in hot water, like when he called a British cave diver a "pedo guy" or said he had the funding secured to take Tesla private at $420 per share.  Musk hasn't shied away from sharing his more off-the-wall ideas, like the concept that humans are living in a simulation or the theory that we sh...
Tags: Twitter, Spacex, Elon Musk, Mac, Stephen Colbert, California, Youtube, Cbs News, La, America, Los Angeles, Trends, Tesla, Bbc, Thailand, Egypt


Apple Releases New Version of 30W USB-C Power Adapter, But Changes Unclear

Apple today quietly released a new version of its 30W USB-C power adapter with the model number MY1W2AM/A. The outward design of the adapter has not changed, so if any tweaks have been made, they are likely internal. The previous model MR2A2LL/A is no longer available for purchase from Apple. The power adapter remains compatible with any USB‑C–enabled device, with Apple continuing to recommend that it be paired with the 13-inch MacBook Air with a Retina display. The adapter can also be used t...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Ipad, Mac, Rumors, MacBook Air


Trending: Some questions (and answers) about the Microsoft-TikTok deal

Hello and welcome to Trending, Business Insider's weekly look at the world of tech. I'm Matt Weinberger, deputy tech editor out of our San Francisco bureau, filling in for Alexei Oreskovic while he's on vacation. If you want to get Trending in your inbox every Wednesday, just click here. The clock goes tick-tock for TikTok Hello, and welcome to Trending, the Business Insider tech newsletter. As you may have already noticed, I'm not Alexei Oreskovic, your usual host — I'm Matt Weinberger, dep...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Microsoft, Mac, Congress, Steve Jobs, White House, China, Satya Nadella, US, San Francisco, Trends, United States


Apple’s latest MacOS Big Sur beta brings 4K YouTube to Safari

Taking full advantage of Apple's Retina Display
Tags: Apple, News, Mac, Youtube, Trends, Computing, Mac OS, Big Sur, macOS


Apple will start making its own chips to enable iPhone apps to run on future Mac computers. But developers say pulling that off may not be so easy. (AAPL)

Apple announced in June that it will start making its own chips for future Mac computers, enabling its laptops and desktops to run iPhone and iPad apps. But that will pose a challenge for Apple's iOS developers, who are used to creating apps centered on touch-based interactions and smaller screen sizes, developers say. Apple isn't the first to tackle the challenge of creating an app ecosystem that works seamlessly across mobile and desktop — Microsoft has made attempts at this as well. Overall...
Tags: Apple, Monument Valley, Microsoft, Mac, Trends, Bloomberg, Intel, Lightricks, Facetune, Forrester, Shankar, Thor Fridriksson, Frank Gillett, Andreas Wendker Apple, Macintosh James Cuda, Eric Puidokas


The best Mac games (August 2020)

Macs aren't known for gaming, but they can still boast high performance -- and a long list of great games.
Tags: Apple, Gaming, Video Games, Mac, Trends, Steam, Computing


Apple’s new iMac still hasn’t fixed this one big problem

While positive changes abound, adequate storage remains an issue
Tags: Apple, Mac, Trends, Computing, iMac, Macs, Imacs


New Apple iMac has improved 5K display and more power, but no Apple Silicon

The refreshed model is available to order starting today
Tags: Apple, News, Mac, Trends, Computing, iMac, Macs, Imacs, Apple Silicon


How to do a voiceover on a PowerPoint presentation and add pre-recorded audio to your slides

You can record a voiceover in PowerPoint and insert it into your next presentation using the software's Audio recording feature through the Insert menu. Recording and inserting a voiceover into PowerPoint is a relatively similar process on an Apple Macbook and Windows PC.   Once you've recorded your audio, you can click the microphone icon that appears on your slide and playback your recording.  Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Public speaking is a valid and ...
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Apple’s new iMac has improved 5K display and more power, but no Apple Silicon

A huge range of improvements for Apple’s all-in-one computer
Tags: Apple, News, Mac, Trends, Computing, iMac, Macs, Imacs, Apple Silicon


The iMac redesign looks amazing in this designer concept

The all-new Apple iMac will be worth the wait if it looks this good
Tags: Apple, News, Mac, Trends, Computing, Concept Design, iMac, Macs, Imacs


Apple sees growth in Mac and iPad sales owing to global work from home restrictions

Apple had a strong June quarter, and Mac and iPad sales, aided by the global shelter-in-place rules, were a major contributor: iPad revenue grew, sequentially, by over 50%, while revenue from Macs increased by over 30% in the same period. iPhone sales, meanwhile, grew marginally over last year, but fell down by as much as nearly 9% compared to the March quarter. The Services category, which had done really really well for Apple in the March quarter, more or less remained unaffected, as Apple loo...
Tags: Travel, Iphone, Apple, Cook, News, Mac, La, China, US, Intel, Tim Cook, Earnings, App Store, Télé, UC San Diego Health, Maestri


Apple Shares Requirements for Default Third-Party Browser and Email Apps With Developers

Apple in iOS 14 plans to allow users to set a third-party app as the default email or browser app on an iPhone or iPad, replacing the current Apple-made default apps Safari and Mail. Apple hasn't provided many details on the new feature to users, but as noted by MacStories' Federico Vittici, Apple has shared documentation with developers who want their apps to have the option to be set as a default email or browser app. According to Apple, developers will need to meet certain guidelines and ...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Ipad, Mac, Rumors, MacStories Federico Vittici Apple