Scott McNulty

Scott McNulty is the author of many technology books, a Kindle enthusiast, and all an around righteous dude.

Why I dread going to the Apple Store

Scott McNulty has been to plenty of Apple Stores, but as time goes by he finds himself increasingly disenchanted with the experience.
24 Jan 2013
Mac Gems

TimePreserver 1.0

TimePreserver does just one thing: It creates a fully restorable copy of each Time Machine backup stored on a Time Capsule. But it performs that task well.
10 Feb 2011

The iPod turns eight years old

Apple announced the iPod on October 23rd, 2001. On this, its eight birthday, we take a look back at the way iPods were.
23 Oct 2009

iTunes 9: the stuff that dreams are made of?

Scott McNulty revisits his iTunes 9 wishlist. Does it include all of his desired features or does he have to keep pining for iTunes 10?
11 Sep 2009
Creative Notes

Kodak runs out of ideas, turns to you

Kodak has launched a contest to help name its next pocket-sized camcorder, the successor to the Zi6 and Zi8 models.
19 Aug 2009

iTunes 9: A wish list

It seems like a safe bet we'll see iTunes 9 unveiled some time in September. Scott McNulty weighs in on some rumored additions, and a few features he'd like to see.
13 Aug 2009

iAntiVirus 1.0

If you're more concerned about Mac-specific threats on your personal Mac than with passing along Windows viruses to your friends, iAntiVirus is worth installing. It is free (for personal use), scans many files quickly, and isn't resource intensive.
14 May 2009

Time Capsule

Apple's latest Time Capsules are what any good networking and backup devices should be: easy to set up, manage, and forget about. If you're replacing an older base station and want to use Time Machine to back up multiple Macs, the new Time Capsule is well worth it.
30 Mar 2009

AirPort Extreme Base Station

The 2009 version of the AirPort Extreme Base Station packs in a ton of features, as well as speed, into a small, reasonably priced package. If you’re looking to replace your current Wi-Fi router, you can’t go wrong with the AirPort Extreme. If you’re running a small business, the new guest network feature alone might be worth the $179 price tag.
27 Mar 2009