I am doing some work on a Mac at the moment. On Windows I store passwords in PasswordSafe, an open source utility that works well, so I wondered if I could access my PasswordSafe database from the Mac.
I could have run the Windows version in Parallels, which I have just installed, but I
…continue reading Building PasswordSafe for the Mac: Lion development hassles
A few recent events prompt some reflections on the rise of app stores and the implications for developers and for the IT industry.
One is Apple’s OS X Lion release, available only through the Mac App Store; and the removal of the optical drive on the Mac Mini, making it hard to install shrink-wrap software.
…continue reading Living in an App Store world: what are the implications?
Apple and Adobe appear to have a difficult relationship, as shown by Apple CEO Steve Jobs with his Thoughts on Flash last year. Now it seems that there are issues for users of some Adobe products if they upgrade to the new version of OS X, Lion, just released.
Adobe’s FAQ on Creative Suite compatibility
…continue reading Adobe recommends Flash Builder, Adobe Reader users not to upgrade to Apple Mac OS X Lion