Apple’s Back-to-School promo Beats music to your ears


If you’re a student or a parent of a student and was seriously contemplating picking up a new Mac or iPad Pro in the Fall, you might want to consider getting it early. Apple Canada is putting a new deal on the table with Back to School incentives that will certainly bring music to your ears but also just in time for fun in the Summer sun. Read more… at Canoe Tech Blog.

Siri say Hello to Mac with macOS Sierra out now


Siri Comes to Mac with All-New Capabilities for the Desktop
TORONTO — September 20, 2016 — Apple today announced that macOS Sierra, the latest major release of the world’s most advanced desktop operating system, is now available as a free update. macOS Sierra brings Siri to the Mac with intelligent and helpful features users know and love from iPhone and iPad, along with all-new capabilities designed specifically for use on the desktop. Features like Universal Clipboard, iCloud Desktop and Documents, Auto Unlock and Apple Pay on the web help your Mac work even better with other Apple devices. And Photos gets an update with a new Memories feature that automatically creates curated collections of your favourite photos and videos. [Read more…]

Focus 2 easily adds focus, blurring and other lens effects

Focus 2

There are days I’m in such a hurry to take a picture that I’m usually happy if it all comes out in focus. But there are times where adjusting the focal point of an object to make it jump out of the picture or purposely blurring a section for a contrasting effect, among other options, can really add to the overall impact of the image.

On many cameras today you can add effects right within the hardware or use a special lens.  You can adjust the aperture or maybe set it to take a shot in macro mode; but even then, it might not always come out the way you want.  Especially if you’re like me – a little depth of field challenged! Of course, there are apps for that. Classic apps like Photoshop can certainly do the job and then some and, although great for some people, it might be a little intimidating or overkill for others.  Read full Review at G4 TV Canada

BundleHunt Spring bundle including Camtasia for Mac


If you’re been looking for a reason to buy that piece of software, here one plus 8 more.

BundleHunt’s Spring Bundle, the ultimate app Collection includes $69o worth of software for your Mac for only $49.99. I know that I have been thinking of getting into Camtasia for Mac which runs just under $100, so picking up the bundle for half of that already helps it pay for itself.

It’s on for a limited time as the offer expires May 10, 2013.  Visit the Spring Bundle Hunt Website

Camtasia - Screen Recording and Editting
Toolbox for Pages - Collection of templates and illustrations

Internet Security - Virus Barrier & Nwet Barrier 2012

TextSoap 7 for people that work with text

Logo Design Studio - Logo design software

Concealer - Hide and secure files, folders and more

DiskAid - iPhone, iPad and iPod Music file transfer

Train SimpleCourses - Get certified Adobe Training

Sketcher - Hand-made drawings and colourful oil paintings

BundleHunt 2013 Spring Bundle: 9 best selling Mac apps & goodies valued at $970 for only $49.99!