All items tagged with "sounds"

The Mac Startup Chime Is Now Trademarked

The distinctive startup chime that greets every Mac owner when they start up their machine in the morning? That sound of a synthesizer playing a “slightly flat, by about thirty cents, G flat/F sharp chord” that tells you everything’s all okay and right with your Mac? Apple now owns a registered trademark for that sound. Hoorah!

Get All The Vintage Mac System Sounds On OS X With This Quick Tip

Get All The Vintage Mac System Sounds On OS X With This Quick Tip

The new system sounds for OS X just aren’t as cool and quirky as they once were back in 80s. Remember the duck quack, and the monkey screech, and — oh yeah — that moo-ing sound? Genius!

Apple got rid of all those gems in OS X, but there’s actually a way to bring them back to your Mac if you’re feeling nostalgic. Gizmodo’s Jesus Diaz breaks it down real quick and easy on how to get the vintage Mac sounds on your new Mac.

Here’s how to do it:

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Add Awesome Unlock Animations To Your iOS Device With iUnlock Tweak [Jailbreak]

Add Awesome Unlock Animations To Your iOS Device With iUnlock Tweak [Jailbreak]

Bored of your iPhone’s default unlock animation? I was after about three minutes. But thanks to a new jailbreak tweak called iUnlock, you can customize your unlock animation yourself with awesome effects and sounds. 

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