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The New Red iPhone 7: Get This Case Instead

Tomorrow morning at exactly 8:01am PDT Apple will begin selling a new phone in a special edition (PRODUCT) RED color. But what if you just bought an iPhone 7 six months or less since it came out? What do you do? Get a red case, silly.

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The Drive with Alan Taylor: iPhone 6 Plus & CarPlay

I was on The Drive with Alan Taylor radio show this morning! I talked about the iPhone 6+ and the Apple CarPlay connected car. Listen to my segment here: http://chrisduke.tv/audio/The%20Drive%20with%20Alan%20Taylor%2009-20-14.mp3 Listen to the full show here: Alternative Fuels | FULL SHOW | #162 Hot Links The Drive with Alan Taylor Website, Twitt...

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TV Show Production on a Budget

It’s amazing what you can do these days with a limited production budget and some knowledge... including producing a national TV show.

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Solution to Apple Mac Pro Bluetooth Interference Issues

Ever since I changed my desktop computer from a Macbook Pro to a Mac Pro, my three Apple bluetooth input devices started encountering sporadic interference issues. My wireless keyboard would often lose connection or experienced slow or lost keystrokes. And both my Magic Mouse and my Magic Trackpad would exhibit "drunken" behavior including slow or jumpy cursor ...

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Final Cut Pro X: Background task annoyances

Final Cut Pro X finally has 64-bit background rendering. It's fantastic, but it does have some issues which are painfully annoying. While active, here are a few things you can't do. Hopefully Apple will fix this in a future release. You cannot delete an event when background tasks are running (even if tasks are paused). You cannot rename a folder in the Event ...

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Final Cut Pro X: Two ways to cross-dissolve your logo bug

After getting up to speed with Ripple Training's awesome 37 video lessons on the new Final Cut Pro X, I set off to further evaluate FCP X for my needs. I will say that I'm thoroughly impressed with the product, despite the bugs and the frequent crashes. It's definitely Beta. As I encounter difficult situations and work my way out of them, I'll document them here on ...

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Final Cut Pro X Training

I spent the last few evenings learning the new Apple FCP X by way of Ripple Training's awesome video tutorials (I highly recommend them) and one thing I discovered is this: throw out everything you knew about editing with FCP 7 because if you try to edit the same way, you will become very frustrated. If you're coming from a traditional NLE, get a book or buy ...

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Final Cut Pro X Migration for Final Cut Studio (FCP7) Users

Are you a current Apple Final Cut Studio (FCP7) user and thinking of making the jump to the new Final Cut Pro X that was released today? Then you might want to read this first. Let me cut right to the chase. When relating it to the previous version, FCPX is quite revolutionary. It's so revolutionary that it really is an entirely different product. You might as ...

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I am iChris

I am officially out of control with iDevices. Currently in use: iPad, iPhone, iPod, and several Apple TVs, not to mention a Mac Pro. Not in service are a few older iPods, left for dead. Are you as iObsessed as I am?

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Apple iPad Donkey Kong Desktop Coin-Op

The Apple iPad isn't even out yet and there are some seriously awesome apps being discussed. NetFlix is one I'm really looking forward to. But then a friend told me about this one today... the iCade which has "hundreds" of old arcade games such as Donkey Kong, DigDug, Qbert, and more. Too bad it was just an April Fool's joke. I'm still hoping it becomes a reality one ...

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What is the user agent for the Apple iPad?

If you are a web developer and want to code Apple iPad-specific pages, then you'll need to know the user agent for two reasons: 1. To be able to code your scripts to look for it 2. To change your user-agent in your browser/client to make HTTP requests As of the pre-release Apple iPad, it is: Mozilla/5.0 (iPad; U; CPU OS 3_2 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebK...

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How to create your own iPhone App cheap!

Through one of my projects, Appmodo, I learned about a fairly new online service that allows you to design and then launch your own App for the App Store. They can run on the iPod Touch and iPhones, too. I checked it out and we not only created an App for Appmodo but for my TV show, Motorz, as well. The service is called AppMakr, and it allows you to save hundreds ...

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How to create a custom iPhone or iPod Touch WebClip bookmark icon

Now that the iPhone and iPod Touch allow a user to save a WebClip bookmark to your site on their Home Screen, most web developers are wondering, "How do I customize this so it doesn't look so horrible?" To specify a bookmark icon for all pages of a web site, place a PNG image named "apple-touch-icon.png" at the root directory of your web server - similar to the ...

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Soda, snacks, and iPods

I'm staying at the Las Vegas Hilton this week for the SEMA Show, and down by the elevators they have the most amazing vending machine for Apple fanboys... BOOM! It's an Apple vending machine. Chock full of iPods, cameras, headphones, cables, adapters... everything you might need in a pinch. They even have the latest toys, such as the iPod Nano, iPod Video, and iPod ...

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Mac OS X Leopard delayed for good reason?

I got this (finally) late this evening from Apple: To Our Valued Apple Customer: Dear Apple Customer, Thank you for your recent order with Apple. Due to local emergency conditions in your delivery area, our carriers are unable to deliver to the address listed on your order. As a result, your Apple shipment is currently being held at your local FedEx ...

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