TweetFollow Us on Twitter

Try Pop-Up
Volume Number:1
Issue Number:13
Column Tag:C Workshop

Try Pop-Up Menus!

By Mike Schuster, Consulair Corp.

What's a Pop-Up Menu?

The Macintosh™ user interface provides a repertoire of graphic objects that perform functions when pressed with the mouse. Pressing a scroll bar's arrow moves the document under the window. Selecting a tool from a palette determines the type of object to be drawn. Pressing on a menu title presents a list of choosable actions and attributes. A feature missing from this repertoire is the ability to associate a menu with an arbitrary graphic object on the screen. A pop-up menu provides just this capability.

Here's how it works: When you press on a object with an associated pop-up menu (the little menu icon above), the menu instantly "pops-up" right on top of the object and under the pointer. While holding down the mouse button, you move the pointer down the menu. As pointer moves to each item, the item is highlighted. The item that's highlighted when you release the mouse button is choosen. As soon as the button is released, the command blinks briefly, the menu disappears, and the command is executed, just like a pull-down menu.

A pop-up menu shares many of the advantages of a pull-down menu: It's invisible until you want to see it, yet at the same time it's easy to see and choose items from. Until you choose an item, nothing happens, so you can look at a pop-up without making a commitment to do anything.

The advantage of a pop-up is that it directly associates actions and attributes with an object on the screen. Its biggest disadvantage is that there may be no indication that a given object has an associated menu, until you happen to press on it. This disadvantage could lead to less transparent and less consistent applications, especially if the application's standard menus were replaced with pop-ups. Don't do that! I find them most useful in dialog boxes and desk accessories.

One final issue. When the user presses on an object with a pop-up menu, it might be desirable to highlight the object and have the menu pop-up just below the object, in a manner similar to pull-down menus. I'd call such a scheme a "pop-down" menu, and leave its implementation as an exercise.

Designing a Pop-Up

To make pop-up menus easy to use, I wanted to minimize the number of additional routines an application or desk accessory must call. Also, I wanted to apply all of the existing resource editing and compiling tools to construction and modification of the resource file description of a pop-up. Finally, to minimize my programming effort, I wanted to use as much of the Menu Manager's built in machinery as possible. With these goals in mind, I decided to use the standard menu record and the standard menu definition procedure without modification.

My efforts resulted in the single routine PopUpSelect. Its interface is almost identical to the Menu Manager routine MenuSelect:

 typedef short int16;
 typedef long int32;
 int32 PopUpSelect(theMenu, hitPt)
 MenuHandle theMenu;
 Point * hitPt;

Here's how you use it: When your application receives a mouse-down event in an object that has an associated pop-up, your application should call the PopUpSelect, supplying it with a handle to the pop-up menu and the point where the mouse button was pressed. PopUpSelect will pop-up the menu, track the mouse and highlight menu items until the user releases the mouse button. PopUpSelect returns a 32 bit integer in a manner identical to MenuSelect. The high-order 16 bits contains the menu ID of the pop-up menu, the low-order 16 bits contains the menu item number of the item that was choosen. If no item was choosen, the value returned is 0. (I use int16 and int32 to avoid the ambiguity inherent in the sizes of C's short, int, and long types. Also, I pass points by address rather than by value, in deference to Inside Mac.)

Before PopUpSelect can be called, the pop-up menu itself must be set up. Since a pop-up has the same structure as a pull-down menu, you do this by reading the menu from a resource file using GetMenu, or allocate it with NewMenu and filling it with items using AppendMenu, AddResMenu or InsertResMenu. The only difference in usage between pull-down and pop-up menus is that pull-downs are added to the menu bar using InsertMenu, and pop-ups are passed to PopUpSelect whenever the appropriate mouse-down events occur.

One thing to note: Don't bother defining a command key equivalent to an item in a pop-up. Since the pop-up is not in the menu bar, the Menu Manager routine MenuKey won't be able to find it. You could add all of your pop-ups to the menu bar just before the MenuKey call, and remove them just after, but don't do this! There's no need for these items to have command equivalents.

Making It Work

PopUpSelect is built up from the following sequence of operations:

- determine where to draw the pop-up

- save the part of the screen under the pop-up

- draw the pop-up

- track the mouse until the mouse button is released

- blink the selected item, if any

- erase the pop-up and restore the screen

- return the appropriate result

The first task, that of determining where to draw the pop-up, is based on the size of the menu and the location where the mouse was pressed. The size of the menu is defined by the fields menuWidth and menuHeight in the menu record (whose definition is shown below), which specify the horizontal and vertical dimensions of the menu, in pixels. The Menu Manager determines these values when the menu is allocated and filled with items.

 typedef struct
 {
 int16 menuID;
 int16 menuWidth;
 int16 menuHeight;
 Handle menuProc;
 int32 enableFlags;
 Str255 menuData;
 } MenuInfo, *MenuPtr, **MenuHandle;

The standard menu definition procedure draws the menu's items inside a rectangle of these dimensions. The black border and shadow of the standard pull-down menu appear immediately outside that rectangle.

I decided that the rectangle should be positioned so that the location where the mouse was pressed is just inside of the top-right corner of the menu. The pop-up hangs generally downward and to the left of the pointer. The only constraint on this positioning is that the menu must be completely visible in the desktop portion of the screen. Thus, the rectangle must be shifted in the appropriate direction if the mouse location is near the menu bar or an edge of the screen.

The technique I used to determine the coordinates of the menu rectangle can best be explained with the aid of a diagram. The point labeled S is the top-left corner of the screen. The point labeled M is the location where the mouse was pressed (defined by the hitPt argument). The rounded corner rectangle represents the screen. The thick bordered rectangle containing M represents the boundary of the pop-up.

Notice that top-left corner of the menu rectangle is displaced POINTERH pixels horizontally and POINTERV pixels vertically from M. These values incorporate my decision to have the menu appear generally to the left and downward from the pointer. They are constants in the implementation, and hence are easy to change.

The top of the menu rectangle is displaced 20 pixels downward from the local origin, labeled 0,0 in the diagram. By defining a local origin in this manner, the standard menu definition procedure is tricked into thinking that it is drawing the menu just below the menu bar. That is, the top coordinate of the menu rectangle in the local system is 20, the height of the standard menu bar. Given these values, you should be able to find that the horizontal coordinate of S is -(hitPt.h - POINTERH) and its vertical coordinate is -(hitPt.v - POINTERV - 20).

The final constraint on the local location of S is that the menu must be completely visible in the desktop portion of the screen. This constrains the horizontal coordinate of S to be less than or equal to 0 (otherwise the left side of the menu would be off-screen) and greater than or equal to the width of the menu minus the width of the screen (otherwise the right side would be off-screen). A similar situation holds vertically. All of these computations (plus an allowance for the menu's frame and shadow) are incorporated in the arguments of a Quickdraw SetOrigin call, which sets up the desired local origin.

One final item to note: SetOrigin translates the coordinates of the current port's portBits.bounds, portRect, and visRgn to the new coordinate system, but not its clipRgn. Hence, a call to ClipRect with the translated portRect as an argument is appropriate after the SetOrigin call.

PopUpSelect accomplishes the task of saving the part of the screen under the pop-up by copying that part to an off-screen bitmap using the Quickdraw routine CopyBits. The off-screen bitmap is allocated with a NewHandle call. The width of the menu rectangle (plus the width of the frame and shadow) determines the value of its rowBytes field (appropriate rounded up to a multiple of 2 bytes, since rowBytes must be even). The height of the menu rectangle (plus the height of the frame and shadow) determines the number of rows in the bitmap. These two values multiplied together, plus the size of a bitmap structure, determine the number of bytes to allocate. The bitmap structure itself is build in the first few bytes of the allocated area. The baseAddr field of the bitmap points to the byte immediately following the end of the bitmap structure.

The next task, that of drawing the menu, is performed by calling the standard menu definition procedure whose handle is contained in the menuProc field of the menu record. A menu definition procedure has the following interface:

 #define mDrawMsg 0
 #define mChooseMsg 1
 #define mSizeMsg 2

 MenuDefProc(message, theMenu, menuRect,
 hitPt, whichItem)
 int16 message;
 MenuHandle theMenu;
 Rect *menuRect;
 Point *hitPt;
 int16 *whichItem;

Passing the message mDrawMsg to the menu definition procedure causes it to draw the menu inside the rectangle menuRect. The Window Manager port should be the current port when this message is sent. I set the port's clipRgn equal to menuRect, just to be safe.

The task of tracking the mouse is accomplished by passing the message mChooseMsg to the menu definition procedure. When the procedure receives mChooseMsg, its hitPt parameter is the current mouse location, and its whichItem parameter is the item number of the last item that was choosen from the menu. If the location is in an enabled menu item, the procedure unhighlights whichItem and highlights the newly choosen item (unless the new item is the same as the whichItem), and returns the item number of the new item in whichItem. If the location isn't in an enabled item (or isn't inside menuRect), the procedure unhighlights whichItem and returns 0. The following fragment of code shows how this works:

 whichItem = 0;
 SetPt(hitPt, 0, 0);
 do
 {
 MenuDefProc(mChooseMsg, theMenu, 
 &menuRect, hitPt, &whichItem);
 GetMouse(hitPt);
 }
 while (WaitMouseUp());

WhichItem and hitPt are both initialized to 0 since the local coordinate system has changed, invalidating the original value of hitPt. This initialization is consistent since the local origin is outside menuRect. GetMouse returns the mouse location in the local coordinate system of the current port, which is just what we want. Finally, WaitMouseUp is called rather than StillDown so that the pending mouse-up event is removed, to avoid confusing the application (MenuSelect does this too).

If the final value of whichItem is not zero, then PopUpSelect interrogates the menu blink value in the system parameter ram area and sends the menu definition procedure the mChooseMsg message an appropriate number of times to blink the selected item. The hitPt argument is alternately modified so that the item blinks.

The task of restoring the screen after the mouse-up occurs is easily accomplished with CopyBits. The off-screen bitmap is deallocated after CopyBits completes. The original coordinate system is also restored with a second SetOrigin call.

Finally, PopUpSelect returns the appropriate result based on the menu's menuID field and the final value of whichItem.

An Implementation

The remainder of the article contains the implementation of PopUpSelect and a sample program showing how to use it. The sample draws the caution alert icon on the screen and pops-up a short menu whenever the icon is pressed. The sources are set up to use the Consulair C compiler and header files, version 4.01. [Note that a complete Megamax version is supplied along with this Consulair version on the source code disk, courtesy of the author. -Ed.]


/*
 * Pop-Up Menu Selection
 * by Mike Schuster
 *
 * function PopUpSelect(theMenu: MenuHandle, hitPt: Point): Longint
 *
 * with hitPt equal to the point (in global coordinates) where the mouse
 * button was pressed, PopUpSelect will pop up theMenu and retain control
 * by tracking the mouse and highlighting menu items until the mouse 
button
 * is released.  PopUpSelect returns a 32-bit integer in a manner identical
 * to the Menu Manager routine MenuSelect.
 *
 * October 16, 1985: Version 1.0
 */

#include "memory.h"
#include "resource.h"
#include "quickdraw.h"
#include "menu.h"
#include "osmisc.h"

#define GETSYSPPTR ((SysPPtr) 0x1F8)

typedef short int16;
typedef long int32;

#define mDrawMsg 0
#define mChooseMsg 1
#define mSizeMsg 2

#define POINTERH (*theMenu)->menuWidth - 4   /* width offset from hitPt 
*/
#define POINTERV 8 /* height offset from hitPt */

#define MENUV 20 /* height of menu bar */

#define FRAMEH 2 /* width of menu frame */
#define FRAMEV 2 /* height of menu frame */

#define DELAY 2L /* blink delay */

/* pin integer i between lower and upper bounds l and u */
static pin(i, l, u)
 int16 i;
 int16 l;
 int16 u;
 {
 if (i < l)
 return l;
 else if (i > u)
 return u;
 else
 return i;
 }

/* invoke the standard menu definition procedure */
static MenuDefProc(message, theMenu, menuRect, hitPt, whichItem)
 int16 message;
 MenuHandle theMenu;
 Rect *menuRect;
 Point *hitPt;
 int16 *whichItem;
 {
 #asm
 move.w message,-(A7); push first parameter
 move.l theMenu,-(A7)
 move.l menuRect,-(A7)
 move.l hitPt,A0
 move.l (A0),-(A7)
 move.l whichItem,-(A7)   ; push last parameter
 move.l theMenu,A0 ; get menu handle
 move.l (A0),A0  ; get menu pointer
 move.l 6(A0),A0 ; get menu proc handle
 move.l (A0),A0  ; get menu proc pointer
 jsr    (A0); dive in
 #endasm
 }

/* popup menu selection routine */
int32 PopUpSelect (theMenu, hitPt)
 MenuHandle theMenu;
 Point *hitPt;
 {
 GrafPtr port;   /* current graf port */
 GrafPtr wMgrPort; /* window manager port */
 BitMap **theMenuBits;    /* handle to BitMap to save screen in */
 BitMap *menuBits; /* pointer to "" */
 int16 rowBytes; /* rowBytes of "" */
 int16 rows;/* rows of "" */
 Rect menuRect;  /* menu rectangle, in local coordinates*/

 int16 whichItem;/* selected item */
 int16 blink;    /* blink count */
 int32 nilPt;    /* nil point for blink */

 /* return if mouse is not down */
 if (!WaitMouseUp())
 return 0L;

 /* determine the menu rectangle, in local coordinates */
 SetRect(&menuRect, 
 0, MENUV, (*theMenu)->menuWidth, MENUV + (*theMenu)->menuHeight);

 /* inset the menu rectangle to include the frame and shadow */
 InsetRect(&menuRect, -FRAMEH, -FRAMEV);

 /* allocate the bitmap to save screen in */
 rowBytes = ((menuRect.right - menuRect.left + 15) >> 4) << 1;
 rows = menuRect.bottom - menuRect.top;
 theMenuBits = (BitMap **) 
 NewHandle(rowBytes * rows + (int32) sizeof(BitMap));

 /* return if no space */
 if (!theMenuBits)
 return 0L;

 /* lock down the bitmap */
 HLock(theMenuBits);
 menuBits = *theMenuBits;

 /* initialize the BitMap */
 menuBits->baseAddr = (char *) (menuBits + 1);
 menuBits->rowBytes = rowBytes;
 menuBits->bounds = menuRect;

 /* save the current graf port, use the window manager port */
 GetPort(&port);
 GetWMgrPort(&wMgrPort);
 SetPort(wMgrPort);

 /* set origin so that menu definition procedure draws menu under hitPt 
*/
 /* pin so that whole menu is visible */
 SetOrigin
 (pin(POINTERH - hitPt->h, 
 (*theMenu)->menuWidth - wMgrPort->portRect.right + 
 FRAMEH, 1 - FRAMEH), 
  pin(MENUV + POINTERV - hitPt->v, 
   MENUV + (*theMenu)->menuHeight - wMgrPort->portRect.bottom + 
 FRAMEV, 1 - FRAMEV));

 /* clip to save the screen */
 ClipRect(&wMgrPort->portRect);

 /* save the screen */
 CopyBits(&wMgrPort->portBits, menuBits, 
 &menuBits->bounds, &menuBits->bounds, 0, 0L);

 /* erase and frame the menu rectangle */
 InsetRect(&menuRect, FRAMEH, FRAMEV);
 EraseRect(&menuRect);
 InsetRect(&menuRect, -1, -1);
 FrameRect(&menuRect);
 InsetRect(&menuRect, 1, 1);

 /* add shadow */
 PenNormal();
 MoveTo(menuRect.left + 1, menuRect.bottom + 1);
 Line((*theMenu)->menuWidth, 0);
 Line(0, - (*theMenu)->menuHeight);

 /* clip for the standard menu definition procedure */
 ClipRect(&menuRect);

 /* prepare to call the standard menu definition procedure */
 LoadResource((*theMenu)->menuProc);
 HLock((*theMenu)->menuProc);

 /* draw the menu */
 whichItem = 0;
 SetPt(hitPt, 0, 0);
 MenuDefProc(mDrawMsg, theMenu, &menuRect, hitPt, &whichItem);

 /* track the mouse until the button is released */
 do
 {
 MenuDefProc(mChooseMsg, theMenu, &menuRect, hitPt, &whichItem);
 GetMouse(hitPt);
 }
 while (WaitMouseUp());

 /* blink the item */
 if (whichItem)
 {
 for (blink = GETSYSPPTR->Misc >> 2 & 0x3; blink; blink--)
 {
 nilPt = 0L;
 MenuDefProc(mChooseMsg, theMenu, &menuRect, &nilPt,&whichItem);
 nilPt = Delay(DELAY);    /* Inside Mac and Consulair C differ here */
 menudefproc(mChooseMsg, theMenu, &menuRect, hitPt, &whichItem);
 nilPt = Delay(DELAY);    /* Inside Mac and Consulair C differ here */
 }
 }

 /* done calling the standard menu definition procedure */
 HUnlock((*theMenu)->menuProc);

 /* clip to restore screen */
 ClipRect(&wMgrPort->portRect);

 /* restore the screen and clean up */
 CopyBits(menuBits, &wMgrPort->portBits, 
 &menuBits->bounds, &menuBits->bounds, 0, 0L);
 HUnlock(theMenuBits);
 DisposHandle(theMenuBits);

 /* restore the window manager port origin and the current graf port 
*/
 SetOrigin(0, 0);
 ClipRect(&wMgrPort->portRect);
 SetPort(port);

 /* return the standard result */
 return whichItem ? ((int32) (*theMenu)->menuID << 16) + whichItem : 
0L;
 }

/*
 * Pop-up Menu Example
 */

#include "quickdraw.h"
#include "menu.h"
#include "events.h"

extern long PopUpSelect();

main()
 {
 MenuHandle menu;
 EventRecord event;
 GrafPtr port;
 Rect box;

 /* initialize the managers */
 /* InitGraf(&thePort); *//* Consulair does this for us */
 /* InitFonts(); */
 /* InitWindows(); */
 InitMenus();
 TEInit();
 InitDialogs(0L);
 InitCursor();

 /* draw the icon */
 GetWMgrPort(&port);
 SetPort(port);
 ClipRect(&port->portRect);
 SetRect(&box, 32, 32, 64, 64);
 PlotIcon(&box, GetIcon(0));

 /* initialize the popup menu */
 menu = NewMenu(1, "");
 AppendMenu(menu, "\pBeep;(-;Quit"); /* \p for pascal string */

 /* handle mouse down events */
 while (1)
 {
 GetNextEvent(everyEvent, &event);
 if (event.what == mouseDown)
 if (PtInRect(&event.where, &box))
 switch (LoWord(PopUpSelect(menu, &event.where)))
 {
 case 1:
 SysBeep(4);
 break;
 case 3:
 ExitToShell();
 break;
 }
 }
 }

 

Community Search:
MacTech Search:

Software Updates via MacUpdate

Evernote 6.0.15 - Create searchable note...
Evernote allows you to easily capture information in any environment using whatever device or platform you find most convenient, and makes this information accessible and searchable at anytime, from... Read more
MacUpdate Desktop 6.0.7 - Search and ins...
MacUpdate Desktop 6 brings seamless 1-click installs and version updates to your Mac. With a free MacUpdate account and MacUpdate Desktop 6, Mac users can now install almost any Mac app on macupdate.... Read more
Freeway Pro 7.0.4 - Drag-and-drop Web de...
Freeway Pro lets you design and build sophisticated responsive websites code free. With its user-oriented drag-and-drop interface, Freeway Pro helps you piece together the website of your dreams. Add... Read more
VueScan 9.5.18 - Scanner software with a...
VueScan is a scanning program that works with most high-quality flatbed and film scanners to produce scans that have excellent color fidelity and color balance. VueScan is easy to use, and has... Read more
Firetask 3.7 - Innovative task managemen...
Firetask uniquely combines the advantages of classical priority-and-due-date-based task management with GTD. Stay focused and on top of your commitments - Firetask's "Today" view shows all relevant... Read more
VOX 2.5.3 - Music player that supports m...
VOX is a beautiful music player that supports many filetypes. The beauty is in its simplicity, yet behind the minimal exterior lies a powerful music player with a ton of features and support for all... Read more
Apple iMovie 10.0.9 - Edit personal vide...
With an all-new design, Apple iMovie lets you enjoy your videos like never before. Browse your clips more easily, instantly share your favorite moments, and create beautiful HD movies and Hollywood-... Read more
MarsEdit 3.7.1 - Quick and convenient bl...
MarsEdit is a blog editor for OS X that makes editing your blog like writing email, with spell-checking, drafts, multiple windows, and even AppleScript support. It works with with most blog services... Read more
ClamXav 2.8.1 - Free virus checker, base...
ClamXav is a free virus checker for OS X. It uses the tried, tested, and very popular ClamAV open source antivirus engine as a back end. I have been working on ClamXav for more than 10 years now, and... Read more
CrossOver 14.1.4 - Run Windows apps on y...
CrossOver can get your Windows productivity applications and PC games up and running on your Mac quickly and easily. CrossOver runs the Windows software that you need on Mac at home, in the office,... Read more

This Week at 148Apps:June 22-26, 2015
June's Summer Journey Continues With 148Apps How do you know what apps are worth your time and money? Just look to the review team at 148Apps. We sort through the chaos and find the apps you're looking for. The ones we love become Editor’s Choice,... | Read more »
World of Tanks Blitz celebrates its firs...
Today marks the first anniversary of the launch of World of Tanks Blitz, the mobile version of the PC tank battler, World of Tanks. World of Tanks Blitz launched on iOS and Android on June 26th last year and to celebrate, Wargaming is giving all... | Read more »
Heroes and Castles 2 Has its Own Standal...
Heroes and Castles 2 is a third-person castle defense game from the same team behind Block Fortress and Bug Heroes. It's cool, it's fun, and now it has its very own free version. [Read more] | Read more »
Formula Cartoon All-Stars Lets You Race...
Ever want to pit your favorite characters from shows like Steven Universe, Adventure Time, and Regular Show against each other in a not quite death race? Well once upon a time you could, but Formula All Stars Touch N' Go doesn't exist anymore. Hope... | Read more »
Retype - Typography Photo Editor (Photo...
Retype - Typography Photo Editor 1.0 Device: iOS Universal Category: Photography Price: $2.99, Version: 1.0 (iTunes) Description: Retype is built out of passion for great typography and it's all about adding text to photo with style... | Read more »
Hungry Shark Evolution Celebrates Shark...
Shark Week is almost here, as is Independence Day, so naturally Hungry Shark Evolution is going to get in on the action. Yes, even the fireworks. [Read more] | Read more »
The New Trivia Crack Will Feature a Musi...
It's official: iHeartMedia (you may know them from iHeartRadio) will be in charge of providing music-related questions for Trivia Crack's upcoming sequel. Also Trivia Crack is getting a sequel. [Read more] | Read more »
Toca Life: City (Education)
Toca Life: City 1.0 Device: iOS Universal Category: Education Price: $2.99, Version: 1.0 (iTunes) Description: Welcome to Toca Life: City, a metropolis filled with everyday fun! Customize characters, explore exciting locations and... | Read more »
Ironkill's Big New Update is Big an...
The other popular robot fighting game on the App Store, Ironkill, has received a pretty substantial update today. We're talking new bots, new rewards, graphical tweaks; the works. [Read more] | Read more »
iOS Users, Say Hello to Dragon Quest VI:...
The App Store is no stranger to the Dragon Quest series, and has had its fair share of ports for quite some time. That tradition is staying pretty much exactly the same with the release of Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation. [Read more] | Read more »

Price Scanner via MacPrices.net

MacBook Airs on sale for up to $75 off MSRP
Save up to $75 on the purchase of a new 2015 13″ or 11″ 1.6GHz MacBook Air at the following resellers. Shipping is free with each model: 11" 128GB MSRP $899 11" 256GB... Read more
Apple’s Education discount saves up to $300 o...
Purchase a new Mac or iPad at The Apple Store for Education and take up to $300 off MSRP. All teachers, students, and staff of any educational institution qualify for the discount. Shipping is free,... Read more
Save up to $600 with Apple refurbished Mac Pr...
The Apple Store has Apple Certified Refurbished Mac Pros available for up to $600 off the cost of new models. An Apple one-year warranty is included with each Mac Pro, and shipping is free. The... Read more
Mac Pros on sale for up to $260 off MSRP
B&H Photo has Mac Pros on sale for up to $260 off MSRP. Shipping is free, and B&H charges sales tax in NY only: - 3.7GHz 4-core Mac Pro: $2799, $200 off MSRP - 3.5GHz 6-core Mac Pro: $3719.99... Read more
Save up to $400 on 2014 15-inch Retina MacBoo...
B&H Photo has previous-generation 2014 15″ Retina MacBook Pros on sale for up to $400 off original MSRP. Shipping is free, and B&H charges NY sales tax only: - 15″ 2.2GHz Retina MacBook Pro... Read more
15-inch Retina MacBook Pros on sale for up to...
B&H Photo has new 2015 15″ Retina MacBook Pros on sale for up to $125 off MSRP including free shipping plus NY sales tax only: - 15″ 2.2GHz Retina MacBook Pro: $1899.99 $100 off - 15″ 2.5GHz... Read more
College Student Deals: Additional $100 off Ma...
Take an additional $100 off all MacBooks and iMacs at Best Buy Online with their College Students Deals Savings, valid through July 11, 2015. Anyone with a valid .EDU email address can take advantage... Read more
Apple refurbished Time Capsules available for...
The Apple Store has certified refurbished Time Capsules available for $100 off MSRP. Apple’s one-year warranty is included with each Time Capsule, and shipping is free: - 2TB Time Capsule: $199, $100... Read more
Newsweek Launches iPhone App
The venerable weekly news magazine Newsweek, owned by IBT Media, has announced the launch of its first iPhone app. The new app is available through Apple’s App Store and will allow consumers to read... Read more
New Initiative Covering 80 Million Homes Will...
Today, Internet service providers, equipment suppliers and retail equipment manufacturers joined the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) and the National Cable & Telecommunications Association... Read more

Jobs Board

Architect / Senior Software Engineer, *Apple...
**Job Summary** Apple Pay is already changing our pay-habit in a deeper and fundamental level. We are looking for a software engineer with a passion for large scale inte Read more
Project Manager, *Apple* Retail New Store O...
**Job Summary** An Apple Retail New Store Openings & Remodels Project Manager is responsible for successfully managing the openings, remodels, and small works of Read more
*Apple* Solutions Consultant - Retail Sales...
**Job Summary** As an Apple Solutions Consultant (ASC) you are the link between our customers and our products. Your role is to drive the Apple business in a retail Read more
Program Manger, WW *Apple* Direct Fulfillme...
**Job Summary** We are seeking a business analyst to work within our Worldwide Apple Direct Fulfillment Operations team. This role will work closely with related program Read more
Hardware Design Validation Engineer - *Apple...
**Job Summary** The Apple Watch team is looking for a Hardware Design Validation Engineer. This person will be part of the Apple Watch hardware team with Read more
All contents are Copyright 1984-2011 by Xplain Corporation. All rights reserved. Theme designed by Icreon.