Make sure your new Mac has the latest version of iLife! As of now, Macs shipped from Small Dog will either have iLife ’09 pre-installed, a DVD insert of the upgrade, or be eligible for an instant $9.95 rebate.** You can upgrade to iLife ’09 for $9.95 if you have a qualifying Mac with iLife […]

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Millions of cheers were heard ‘round the world when Phil Schiller announced some of the changes coming to the iTunes Store in April. The main one: all DRM-free music, meaning that songs can be played and burned without restriction. The four major record companies (Sony, Universal, Warner and EMI) are all now on board with […]

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UPDATED There were big changes announced to iWork. Like iWork ’08, iWork ’09 includes Pages, Keynote and Numbers. Integration and sharing have been vastly improved across the suite, and it still offers excellent Microsoft Office compatibility. The addition of iWork.com is huge. Much like Google Docs, you will be able to collaborate on projects by […]

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Note: More details will be added as they are released. Big changes here. Still includes Pages, Keynote and Numbers, with updates to all. A rundown: Pages 40 New templates (I love this one) Full screen option (Ed loves this one) Mail merge with Numbers Dynamic outlines Keynote More transitions (cue Presidential transition joke) Chart animations […]

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At Macworld Phil Schiller introduced a new version of GarageBand. The biggest new feature is called “Learn to Play”. It is designed to teach people to play instruments such as guitar and keyboards. You see the a representation of the instrument on the screen with a video of the instructor facing you. Celebrity instructors include […]

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Note: More details will be added as they are released. Apple has updated iMovie 08 to iMovie 09 as part of iLife 09. iMovie ’09 was introduced with the statement that iMovie 08 “didn’t have all the features that older customers wanted.” Apple has added “a bunch of features that should please everyone.” Phil Schiller […]

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