Barefoot College, Youtubers Life, T-Racks, Brooklyn Store, BetterZip, Photos Library


Apple’s Lisa Jackson visits The Barefoot College in India — While Apple CEO Tim Cook was revealing his business plans in India, a top Apple executive – Lisa Jackson, Apple’s vice president of environment, policy and social initiatives – was in Rajasthan this week, visiting ‘solar mamas’ and the Barefoot College in Tilonia, Ajmer, a rural, non-profit school that makes extensive use of iPads, reports IANS.

Youtubers Life comes out on Steam for the Mac in ‘early access’ — U-Play Online has announced Youtubers Life, a mixture of two genres, life sim and tycoon. It’s launching simultaneously for the Mac and Windows systems on Steam. [It sounds bloody awful! ‘In Youtubers Life, you can effortfully become the world’s greatest youtuber in history by editing videos, expanding the amount of fans and turning yourself into a wealthy fellow.’]

IK Multimedia releases T-RackS Saturator X for Mac/PC — IK Multimedia has released T-RackS Saturator X, a new T-RackS digital signal processor module designed to impart the colour, flavour and saturation effects of classic analog audio processing gear to digital recordings.

Apple begins hiring for long-awaited Brooklyn store, likely opening this year — Apple is now hiring retail workers for its first store in Brooklyn , suggesting that the company’s anticipated project in New York City’s most populous borough will open its doors by the end of the year.

BetterZip 3 is a useful Mac OS X archiving tool — MacItBetter’s BetterZip 3 is a handy Mac OS X solution for archiving. One of the coolest features is Direct Mode, which speeds up working with large archives by making archive preparation and recompression obsolete. [Every Mac can archive, or ‘zip’, already – right-click or Control-click on a file in the Finder and choose ‘Compress ‘___’. This software just adds more options.]

How to copy your Photos Library and keep its organisation —
How do you have a copy of your Photos Library on an external drive that looks like what you see in the app? It’s complicated