iMac

Understands are one-of-a-kind wood stands for iMacs

NEWS – Apple’s iMacs are designed to be the pinnacle of a high tech lifestyle. But there’s something a little cold about all that brushed aluminum and angular lines. Understands desk stands bring the warmth of nature to your iMac. They are made out of urban wood which is another name to describe salvaged wood from …

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Take your iMac to Starbucks with this handy shoulder bag

A MacBook is a great computer for a mobile warrior, but wouldn’t you rather work on a more powerful computer with a 27-inch screen vs. a MacBook with only a 15″ display? You can leave your laptop at home and carry your iMac to work with the Lavolta iMac carrying case. The Lavolta carrying case …

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Clamp on five extra ports to your iMac with the new Satechi USB-C hub

Satechi has designed a new USB-C hub specifically for the 2017 iMac Pro and iMac.  The hub clamps on to the bottom of the iMac and plugs into one of its Thunderbolt 3 ports to add forward-facing ports to the bottom of the screen.  The Satechi Aluminum Type-C Clamp Hub adds one data-only USB-C port, three …

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iMacompanion adds a USB port to your iMac right where you need one

I loved my 27″ iMac for its sheer beauty and gorgeous display. But what I didn’t love was all the ports hidden on the back side of the computer. Although the location of the ports allowed the iMac to have a very clean look and design, accessing the ports was a big pain in the …

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Add a USB 3.0 hub for your iMac right where you need it

I used several iMacs over the years until I decided to downsize to a MacBook. I still love the iMac for its style and gorgeous display, but I’ve always questioned Apple’s choice to locate the USB ports on the back side of the computer. I understand that they want to preserve the clean lines and …

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Ten One Design’s Mountie is an easy way to connect a phone or tablet to your MacBook

Ten One Design’s Mountie is a specially designed clamp that will let you attach an iPhone, iPad, other smartphones and tablets to a MacBook or iMac. The clamp works with any MacBook or iMac made after 2012 and iPhone 4 and newer, iPad Air 1 & 2, iPad minis, and other devices that have a …

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Jimi provides easier access to iMac USB connectors

When I was using an iMac as my main computer, I loved almost everything about it except for one thing… It was always a pain in the you-know-what when I needed to plug a cable or flash drive into one of the USB ports. In Apple’s infinite wisdom (or lack thereof) they located the USB …

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Just Mobile AluDisc review

Recently, I reviewed the Just Mobile HeadStand Headphone Hanger. It was my introduction to the minimalist design ethos of an accessory company whose products could have been made by Apple themselves. They are that beautiful. Just Mobile sent me their AluDisc 360-degree pedestal for iMac for review.

Kanex XD – Fullscreen HD Games and Blu Ray on the iMac

Until the time the iMacs start sporting an HDMI input, the Kanex XD is one of the easiest plug and play conversion solutions for using the 27″ iMac as a display for HD gaming systems and Blu-Ray playback.  It features a single HDMI input and a Mini DisplayPort out.  Simply connect your HDMI-enabled source of …

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How I’m using my iMac as my only TV

I’ve said this numerous times, but I’ll say it again – I’m a TV junkie. Reality TV, medical dramas, regular dramas, comedies, movies, cooking shows, you name it, I watch it. For the past several years, I’ve enjoyed these shows from my DirecTV satellite DVR on a huge 65″ RPTV. But one month ago I …

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My 27″ iMac arrives 3 days early – Lucky Friday the 13th

I stayed home from work today because I was feeling blah and while I was chatting with Dave, I happened to look over at the wireless LCD of the Brickhouse Security Wi-Spi EX30 and noticed that a FedEx truck had pulled into my driveway. Since I still had on my PJs, I wasn’t planning to …

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