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Apple adds donation links to iTunes, web site, allows donations to American Red Cross following Japanese, Ecuadorian earthquakes

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Date: Friday, April 22nd, 2016, 10:21
Category: Announcement, iTunes, News

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If you were looking for a way to help the victims of the Japanese and Ecuadorian earthquakes, you can do it through iTunes. Apple has partnered with the American Red Cross allowing you to submit donations of $5, $10, $25, $50, $100, and $200 denominations.

The donations are being accepted via iTunes and the App Store on both iOS devices and computers. the donation page itself, Apple specifies that 100 percent of the donation goes directly to the American Red Cross and that Apple does not take any portion. Furthermore, Apple notes that the only record you will receive for this donation is a receipt via email.

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Bay area software developer selling massive vintage Apple collection

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Date: Monday, April 4th, 2016, 06:50
Category: Announcement, Fun, Hardware, News

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If you’re a vintage Apple hardware fan, you’re going to like this.

Bay area software developer, in an effort to clear out some space in his apartment, has just placed a massive amount of his Apple hardware collection on Craigslist with most of the items at rock bottom prices as well as assorted free items in the mix.

Kaisershot, who has been collecting and enjoying Mac stuff for decades, has conceded the need to clear up some room in his apartment as well as the desire to raise money to upgrade his graphics card as well.

So, without further ado, here is the massive list of the items Keith has for sale:

1 $5 Altec Lansing external USB sound card.

1 $50 Apple Adjustable Keyboard ADB with numeric keypad. Surface cleaned and disinfected by me.

1 $10 Apple Keyboard A1048 USB. Surface cleaned and disinfected by me.

1 $10 Apple Keyboard with Numeric Keypad A1243 USB. Surface cleaned by me.

1 $20 AppleCD 150 external SCSI caddy-load CD-ROM drive with 2 caddies.

1 $5 AppleVision to Apple RGB monitor adapter.

1 $5 Ariston iView 1040M USB still-image capture device with driver CD.

1 $20 Asante MCiNB rev. A NuBus 10bT/AAUI Ethernet card.

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Happy Saint Patrick’s Day from O’Grady’s PowerPage!!!

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Date: Thursday, March 17th, 2016, 11:55
Category: Announcement, News

Let’s face it, the constant Saint Patrick’s Day references to green beer and Ireland have gotten old.

Giant, inflatable dinosaurs doing backflips and assorted acrobatics on trampolines are where it’s at.

With that in mind, we offer the following for your consideration…

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day and have a safe and fun holiday!!!

Happy New Year from O’Grady’s PowerPage!!!

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Date: Friday, January 1st, 2016, 07:59
Category: Announcement

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Ladies and gentlemen, it’s January 1st, 2016 and O’Grady’s PowerPage would like to wish you a happy new year, no matter where you are.

It’s Friday. It’s a holiday. Head on out there, see some friends, eat some amazing food and we’ll be back Monday with all the Mac mobile news you crave.

Here’s to 2016, whatever may come.

Happy new year’s!!!

Merry Christmas from O’Grady’s PowerPage!!!

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Date: Friday, December 25th, 2015, 05:15
Category: Announcement

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Ladies and gentlemen, it’s December 25th and we here at O’Grady’s PowerPage would like to wish you a safe and happy holiday. We’ll be taking the day off to spend time with friends and family and we hope you do the same. We’ll see you on Monday, December 28th, and until then, have a safe and happy holiday, thanks for reading the PowerPage and be excellent to each other!

Happy Thanksgiving from O’Grady’s PowerPage!!!

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Date: Thursday, November 26th, 2015, 07:51
Category: Announcement

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It’s Thanksgiving in the United States. With that in mind, the staff at O’Grady’s PowerPage will be taking the day off and wishing you the very best.

So, sit back, get together with friends and family and some amazing food, put the devices away for a while, enjoy each other’s company and we’ll be back with more Mac and iOS mobile news starting tomorrow.

Have a happy Turkey Day and we’ll see you soon!!!

Happy Labor Day from O’Grady’s PowerPage!!!

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Date: Monday, September 7th, 2015, 08:10
Category: Announcement, Apple TV, iMac, iOS, iPhone, News

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Labor Day is upon us and the staff at O’Grady’s PowerPage will be taking the day to spend time with friends, family and tasty food.

It’s suggested that you do the same.

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Let us know what you think of iOS 8.4/Apple Music

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Date: Monday, July 6th, 2015, 08:51
Category: Announcement, iOS

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iOS 8.4 is out and with it, Apple has launched its new Apple Music subscription streaming service.

While nothing has apparently caught fire yet and cats and dogs have yet to begin interspecies dating as a result of the update and launch, we’d like to know what you think of it, for better or for worse.

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Apple to stream WWDC keynote at Monday, 10 AM PT

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Date: Friday, June 5th, 2015, 07:22
Category: Announcement, Developer, News, WWDC

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If you’re hankering to watch the Worldwide Developer Conference keynote, Apple’s got you covered.

The keynote will take place on Monday, June 8th at 10 AM Pacific Time and the PowerPage will do everything it can to bring you the latest news from the event. .

This year, Apple is expected to show off features from the next versions of OS X and iOS, may introduce a new streaming music service built on Beats Music, and could unveil new features for Apple TV such as support for third-party apps. The company is also going to share details on developing native apps for Apple Watch.

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Happy Memorial Day from O’Grady’s PowerPage

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Date: Monday, May 25th, 2015, 07:15
Category: Announcement, News

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Ladies and gentlemen, in honor of Memorial Day, the PowerPage staff will be spending time with friends and family. We’ll resume coverage of everything Mac and mobile tomorrow and bring you the most recent news as to everything that’s happening in the Mac/iOS universe. For the time being, put down the computers and the devices for a little while and have an amazing Memorial Day.