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Brochure: Apple Mac Flyer (Nov 2009)

October 25, 2009

Click to download the latest Apple Mac computer flyer (November 2009) issue.

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Highlights:

  • MacBook white 13″ is now RM100 cheaper and higher specs too!
  • The new iMac now comes with wireless keyboard + Magic mouse
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News: Skype will be available on iPhone next week

March 31, 2009

We heard it was on the way, but now CNET says it’s official: the Skype application for iPhone and iPod touch should be available tomorrow on the App Store. As expected, the voice-over-IP app will require a WiFi connection to place and receive calls; it will also handle conference calling as a participant, not an initiator, and the first version leaves out SMS, call waiting and an integrated voicemail tool. Skype text chat, unlike voice traffic, will work fine over an EDGE or 3G connection.

Imperfect? Yes, and there are other apps — Fring and Nimbuzz, for example — that can talk to the Skype voice network… but the big blue S is providing the stamp of approval for VoIP on the iPhone, and you can bet that Skype’s app will shoot to the top of the App Store charts as soon as it’s released.

News source from TUAW

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News: Apple iPhone Now Available in Malaysia by Maxis

March 11, 2009

Apple Logo        maxis_logo

 

Today is a very exciting day for fellow Malaysians. Apple iPhone 3G is finally officially available in Malaysia. So what are the rate plans and contracts?

12 Months rate plan & Contract

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24 Months rate plan & Contract

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6 Months rate plan & Contract

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Summary

The price range of the Apple iPhone under the Maxis Plans varies from:

iPhone 3G (8GB/16GB) is FREE/RM260 – with monthly commitment of RM375 for 24 months

TO

iPhone 3G (8GB/16GB) is RM2,540/RM2,960 – with monthly commitment of RM80 for 6 months

Booking starts today (11th March 2009) until 17th March 2009 (11.59pm).

There is also a long list of terms and condition and FAQs to read before you commit to any rate plans or contracts.

A quick check in Lelong shows that Apple iPhone 3G 8GB (Unlock version) is selling for RM2,300 to RM2,500. With a difference of about RM200 only, will you purchase an iPhone from Maxis? 

More information can be found here.

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Tips: Screen Capture on MacOS X

February 25, 2009

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Mac OS X has a built-in ability to capture screenshots using simple keyboard commands, with shots saved to the Desktop as “Picture 1, 2, 3, etc.” This feature can be exceptionally useful for generating documents, or sending system configurations to friends and colleagues. Although most users are aware of the basic functionality of the screen capture feature, there are some hidden features that can really enhance the usability of screenshots.

Using “Screen Capture” Here is a list of the known features of “Screen Capture” (using key commands to take screen shots):

  • “shift-command-3” — The basic screenshot, will take an image of the full screen.
  • “shift-command-4” — The “selection” mode, will take a shot of the area outlined by dragging the cursor.
  • “shift-command-4” then tapping “Space” — The “Window” mode, will take a shot of the highlighted window.
  • “shift-command-4” dragging, then holding “space” — Drag mode, will allow the current sized box to be relocated.
  • “shift-command-4” then “options” — The “center” mode, will resize the box focusing on the center.
  • “shift-command-4” then “shift” — The “axis” lock, will resize while locking the movement to one axis, determined by initial mouse movement.

Pressing “escape” before releasing the mouse in any mode will cancel the screenshot.

Holding “control” in any mode (ie: “control-shift-command-3”) will output the results to the clipboard instead of to a file, allowing the contents to immediately be pasted into documents.

Go on, try it out yourself!

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Roadshow: Sunway Pyramid Apple iPod Roadshow (now till 25th Dec’08)

November 27, 2008

Its the time of the year again! We are having a month long Christmas roadshow at the new wing of Sunway Pyramid Roadshow (Near Jusco Lower Ground Entrance). 

For this Christmas celebration, we are bundling either a Silicone Case from Macmosphere or Screen Protector AND a Easter Egg Speaker system for every Apple iPod Nano 4GB (Any Color). 

For our loyal readers and customers online, you can get this great promotion too when you purchase via our online store.

 

 

Sunway Roadshow Apple iPod Flyers

Sunway Roadshow Apple iPod Flyers

MERRY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE!

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News: The New MacBook and MacBook Pro (Part 1)

October 15, 2008

Finally after months of waiting, reading rumored website and anticipation. Apple announced their new range of MacBook, MacBook Pro, Cinema display, upgrade in specification in existing line and also some new accessories.

MacBook

What’s New?

  • Precision Aluminum Unibody Enclosure
  • LED-Backlit Display
  • Multi-touch TrackPad (without button)
  • NVIDIA GeForce 9400M
  • Backlit Keyboard (On higher end models only)

What is the current lineup?

(MB466ZP/A) – MacBook 2.0GHz Intel Core 2 Duo – Aluminium

Selling Price: RM4,799

  • 160GB Serial ATA drive @ 5400 rpm
  • Country Kit
  • Keyboard/Mac OS
  • Superdrive 8x (DVD±R DL/DVD±RW/CD-RW)
  • 2.0GHz Intel Core 2 Duo
  • 2GB 1066MHz DDR3 SDRAM – 2x1GB

(MB467ZP/A) – MacBook 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Duo – Aluminium

Estimated Price: RM5,899

  • Keyboard/Mac OS
  • 2GB 1066MHz DDR3 SDRAM – 2x1GB
  • 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Duo
  • Country Kit
  • 250GB Serial ATA drive @ 5400 rpm
  • SuperDrive 8x (DVD±R DL/DVD±RW/CD-RW)

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Updates: Apple Security Update 2008-007

October 10, 2008

Security Update 2008-007 is recommended for all users and improves the security of Mac OS X. Previous security updates have been incorporated into this security update.

Products Affected

QuickTime 7 (Windows), QuickTime 7 (OS X), Safari, Mac OS X 10.4, Enterprise Software and Peripherals, Consumer Software, iPhone, Security, Mac OS X 10.5

For information on the security content of this update, please visit this website:http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222.

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