Goodbye, Aperture

Jim Dalrymple: Apple introduced a new Photos app during its Worldwide Developers Conference that will become the new platform for the company. As part of the transition, Apple told me today that they will no longer be developing its professional photography application, Aperture.As a former Aperture-turned-Lightroom user, I'm genuinely gutted that Aperture is no more … Continue reading Goodbye, Aperture

The iPod touch just became the best budget digital camera

MacRumors: Following our report from earlier today, Apple has launched its new entry-level 16 GB fifth-generation iPod touch, while also cutting the price on the current 32/64 GB iPod touch, offering them for $249 and $299, respectively. The new iPod touch is available in six different colors with a rear camera and a lower price … Continue reading The iPod touch just became the best budget digital camera

Tesla’s unprecedented patent sharing to help shape the electric car industry

Elon Musk: Tesla Motors was created to accelerate the advent of sustainable transport. If we clear a path to the creation of compelling electric vehicles, but then lay intellectual property landmines behind us to inhibit others, we are acting in a manner contrary to that goal. Tesla will not initiate patent lawsuits against anyone who, … Continue reading Tesla’s unprecedented patent sharing to help shape the electric car industry

Ten Dot Ten

Thomas Brand makes a good point when it comes to the naming convention of OS X as it approaches what would be 10.10: Mac OS X, now OS X, was never a sequential continuation of the classic Mac OS, ending in Mac OS 9. It has always been its own operating system. Its own “brand.” … Continue reading Ten Dot Ten