Email Image Follow Essentialmac on Google Plus Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

EssentialMac | 03/03/2015

Scroll to top


Apple Stories In The News

A weekend with google play and 50,000 music tracks. 

03/03/2015 |

It was a proposition or too tempting. Free storage music tracks of my music with the only trade-off being that it’s with the world’s biggest data mining company, Google.

Of course I am a paid-up member of the Apple iTunes … Read More

IN1-Tool for iPhone 6 & 6 plus now shipping

24/02/2015 |

The in 1 For iphone 6 combines a sleek design with functional multi tools in one case. The in 1 protects your iphone while also offering a useful tool-set. The tools which are included are:
Read More

Apple’s Jonny I’ve Responsible For That Lightsaber Being “Spitty”

17/02/2015 |

“Ive once sat next to J. J. Abrams at a boozy dinner party in New York, and made what Abrams recalled as ‘very specific’ suggestions about the design of lightsabers.”
Read More

Apple Watch Just Got A Little Less Helpful. Health-Monitoring Features Ditched

17/02/2015 |

Up for debate is just how helpful the Apple watch is going to be on it’s realease.  According to sources who told the The Wall Street Journal that some of the features were too complicated, while others would have prompted unwanted regulatory oversight.
Read More

HP Stream 7 drops to £74.99. Save £24 + Includes Office 365

15/02/2015 |

Of all the tablets out there that i’d consider the HP Stream 7 Signature Edition Tablet is right at the top of the list, make even more tempting because not only has it been reduced by £24, includes Office 365 but the Signature Edition means It’s fast, without junk and test software, and comes with an anti-virus software that never expires.
Read More

Sundance Film Sensation “Tangerine” Was Shot on an iPhone 5s

04/02/2015 |

The Feature Film That Blew Everyone Away at Sundance Was Shot on an iPhone 5s

Read More

Nuance Announces Dragon Dictate Medical for Mac, version 4

03/02/2015 |

Dragon Dicate 4 for Mac has long since been a staple part of the blogging diet.  Either recording thoughts for transcribing later on or pacing around using Dragon Remote Microphone for a wireless dictating experience, Dragon Dictate v4 has been freakishly accurate.
Read More

How Intel lost the mobile chip business to Apple’s Ax ARM Application Processors

30/01/2015 |

I’m not one for posting links to other sites, especially those rumour sites but this one is worth a read.  Intel was lined up to be Apple’s sole supplier of chips and then dropped the ball in a way that makes IBM not trademarking the PC seem almost forgivable.
Read More

YouTube. HTML 5 First, Flash 2nd. Steve Was Right After All

29/01/2015 |

Remember when Android users rejoiced and poured scorned that a lowly iPhone couldn’t display flash.  Remember that Steve Jobs penned his his famous “Thoughts on Flash”.  Hell I’ve even posted an article on how to reduce flash CPU usage by up … Read More

Edifier Prisma Encore Complement your personal computer with the Edifier Prisma Encore.

23/01/2015 |

Complement your personal computer with the Edifier Prisma Encore. This stylish and modern looking speaker set features a 40W subwoofer, 2 x 12W satellite speakers, touch-sensitive volume and playback controls; and a remote control. It connects via the auxiliary input … Read More