[Review] Never lose your iDevice again, with Marco Polo

I don’t know about you, but easily one of the most regular things that I utter to my wife is: “Honey, have you seen my phone anywhere?” Until now, that is. Now I utter, to the room: “Marco!” One of the funniest ways, yet most effective, to find your iDevice when you misplace it (without[…]

[Review] Wireless Wipes “Dirty talk is bad for your health!”

You may already know about one of my newest projects, Mac Tech SA.  Mac Tech SA is funded purely through the community as well as through sponsorships. We are extremely fortunate to welcome onboard a new member to the Mac Tech SA Family, namely, Wireless Wipes. I had never used Wireless Wipes, or any sanitising wipe[…]

Attend the launch of the latest Apple Training Center in Cape Town

I am extremely proud to be apart of this! South Africa has always managed to stay behind the curb with regards to Apple Training, and getting the certifications required to create AATC’s (Apple Authorised Training Centers). For this reason, I am very pleased to make the announcement that the forward-thinking company that brought me onboard,[…]

The New iPad & Apple TV unveiled

After weeks and weeks of pointless rumours clogging up our inboxes and RSS feeds, Apple has officially launched “The new iPad” and the new Apple TV. Let’s start with the new Apple TV then. The ATV now supports full 1080p videos, so watching your favourite movies and shows is an absolute pleasure with the full[…]

Manage your corporate iPads, through Active Directory

As technology has advanced over the years, each new addition or change creates a major headache for network admins. And in this day in age, bring-your-own-device (BYOD) is becoming all the more popular, allowing businesses to cut down on their technological investments, and reducing the risks involved substantially. Being a network admin, I can vouch[…]

BlueTooth speaker bar for your digital world

I found this little gem on Kickstarter, and I couldn’t resist showing it off to all the local fanboys to enjoy. The Zooka wireless speaker is exactly what our iPhones, iPods and iPads have been waiting for. Let’s be honest, the sound on the iPad is great, but not amazing, especially when trying to watch[…]

CHALLENGE: Build the mobile POS that South Africa so badly needs.

As part of the experience of building this website, I get to track international trends in the Apple community, as well as discover the latest and greatest developments that make Apple an integral part of our lives. In my latest expedition into the digital world, I came across this mind blowing startup in New York,[…]

Wirelessly Access any USB storage from your IOS device.

Here is another absolute gem from the KickStarter Project! Ever wanted to access a flash drive to view a document? Use the cloud you say? What about playing an album you hadn’t synced to your phone yet? Use iTunes Match you say? Well, what about playing an hour long high definition video for entertainment or[…]

Now you can create and edit Microsoft Office Documents on your iPad, for Free

It is well known that there has been a lot of talk lately about Microsoft launching their full Mobile Office package for the iPad. OneNote has already made its way onto our beloved tablets, but when exactly is the rest of the family coming? Well, nobody can say, without making an obvious thumb-sucking guess. So[…]

Set up your new iPod/iPhone/iPad the right way.

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LogMeIn now FREE on IOS

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