Sony X Factor Headphones Review: I Somehow Love These Gross, Gaudy…

Sony X headphones are everything we hate: Ostentatious, overpriced gear that's nothing more than a cynical celebrity cash grab. In a world with justice and truth, such gaucherie wouldn't exist—but we kind of love these headphones anyway. » 9/10/12 3:45pm 9/10/12 3:45pm

Apple's WWDC Possibly Set for June 5-9

Somone has booked the Moscone Center in SF for the week of June 5-9, which is usually the time and place Apple holds their annual WWDC conference. Could we see iPhone 5 and Lion there this year? [AppleInsider via CrunchGear] » 2/07/11 9:38pm 2/07/11 9:38pm

Rumor: Mac App Store Launching Tomorrow at Noon EST

The Loop is reporting that Apple's Mac App Store will launch at 12p EST (9a EST) tomorrow. The January 6 launch date has more or less been confirmed by multiple reports, but Jim Dalrymple has sources telling him that Apple will flip the switch when they begin their work day on the West Coast. The Mac App Store will… » 1/05/11 3:59pm 1/05/11 3:59pm

New Mac OS X Snow Leopard Beta Released, Run to the Torrents

A new version of Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard—labeled 10A335—has hit developers. Apple hasn't mentioned any new features or bug fixes, however. The Server version—which was released alongside—does come with an easier to use version of Podcast Producer, new spam mail filters in Mail Server, and other niceties. » 4/24/09 12:38pm 4/24/09 12:38pm

Leaked OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Screenshot Shows 32-bit Mode

Sevenmac Magazin got themselves some screenshots of Apple's new OS X update, Snow Leopard, and it looks like apps with 32-bit modules will need to run in 32-bit mode even if they are 64-bit. » 12/27/08 6:30pm 12/27/08 6:30pm

Giant iPhone Display Runs OS X (This Time, At Least)

Eagle-eyed reader Phelipe Hamoui snapped these shots of the giant iPhone display in Hong Kong running Mac OS X. This marks a nice change from that embarrassing little slip-up » 10/04/08 4:00pm 10/04/08 4:00pm that revealed a U.S. display was running (gasp upon gasp!) Windows XP. So take a deep breath, Mac Army. Everything's gonna be okay. []

Adobe Knew of Vista PWN 2 OWN Hack All Along

The PWN 2OWN contest, as we all know, saw the Mac OS X weed crumble first, with Vista following soon after. Ubuntu was the only OS that was impenetrable to attack, but news is surfacing that Vista should have had a longer lifeline, if only Adobe had patched the flaw they knew about all along. » 4/06/08 3:30pm 4/06/08 3:30pm