Mac: In order to manually update any apps you download from the Mac App Store, you have to open the app, click the download tab, wait for it to update, then click the update all button. Mas is a little command line interface that lets you do all that from your favourite Terminal app.
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Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.
One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.
Don't want to upgrade to Mavericks -- or stuck in a position where you cannot? That shouldn't be a problem for app compatibility in the near future.
When the Mac App Store launched in January, we debated whether it sucked or not based on the store's conveniences and annoyances. We avoided judging it on available apps, since the store had just been launched. Now that the App Store has had time to mature, we're taking another look at what the Mac App Store offers that you can't get anywhere else. Here are our favourite apps exclusive to the Mac App Store.
Heading to the relatives' place for a long stay? Working on a Mac that's not your own? Using the new Mac App Store's easy licensing and installation, you can create a new user account and quickly set up your favourite software.
The new Mac App Store can be automatically searched when you click on a file your Mac doesn't recognise. But if you want to see what apps can handle certain extensions yourself, you can do that, too.
After upgrading Mac OS X to version 10.6.6, several users are encountering an "Error 100" when using the Mac App Store for the first time. If you find yourself running into the same error code, MacStories has a quick fix for you. All you need to do is sign out of the Mac App Store and log out (and back into) your OS X account to get things rolling again.