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iMovie for Mac updated to 10.0.4, brings stability improvements and bug fixes

If you use iMovie on your Mac, you have a small update waiting for you in the Mac App Store. Today's update is small in stature but provides something every user wants — bug fixes and stability improvements. In fact, that's all it addresses according to the official changelog in the App Store...
Does OS X 10.9.4 fix your Mac's Wi-Fi wake from sleep issue?

Does OS X 10.9.4 fix your Mac's Wi-Fi wake from sleep issue?

Some OS X Mavericks users like me have been plagued with a problem sometime since the release of OS X 10.9 last fall: Our Macs won't wake from sleep and reconnect to the local Wi-Fi network. Apple says the problem is fixed in OS X 10.9.4. Has it been fixed for you? OS X 10.9.4 has been in...
RAM on $1,099 iMac is soldered onto the logic board

Cheap iMac torn-down, memory still not upgradeable

A tear down of Apple's new lower priced $1,099 iMac desktop reveals that, not suprisingly, the memory is not upgradeable. Users who purchase the system will be left stuck with the 8 GB of RAM that the device ships with as the RAM is soldered onto the logic board and cannot be swapped out for...
Apple introduces new 21.5-inch iMac starting at $1099

Apple introduces new 21.5-inch iMac starting at $1099

Apple has released a new model of their iMac desktop computer at a lower price point. The new model is part of the 21.5-inch lineup and starts at $1,099. For that price, customers get a 1.4 GHz Intel Core i5 processor with an Intel HD Graphics 5000 graphics chip, 8GB of memory, and a 500GB hard...
OS X 10.10 Yosemite Beta 2 lands

OS X 10.10 Yosemite Beta 2 available now for developers!

An update for OS X 10.10 Yosemite Beta has arrived. Coming to us from the Apple Dev Center is Yosemite Beta 2. What exactly is in the update, well, that's technically under embargo, though as an update to a beta we'd expect it to be fixing features that weren't quite up to production standards...
Parallels on iPhone

Parallels Access app now available for iPhone

Parallels, the company made famous for enabling Windows running on Mac, has released Parallels Access for iPhone. Originally available only for the iPad, today's release adds both iPhone support as well as Android. Installation is simple, just install the app from the App Store and set up your...
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Tim Cook praises "American manufacturing expertise" in making Mac Pro

Apple CEO Tim Cook used his Twitter feed today to show himself touring the Mac Pro factory in Austin, Texas Thursday. The post was an effort to promote the company's decision to start bringing more electronic product manufacturing to the U.S. In his Twitter post, Cook wrote: Watching the...
MacBook Air, the current generation

Intel's newly announced Core M processors will pave the way for thinner MacBooks

Intel today announced a new family of Core M "Broadwell" processors that will help make hardware even thinner. The MacBook Air is already pretty darn thin — the thinnest Mac available, in fact — but the design hasn't seen a substantial update since 2010. That's a long time, long enough for Apple'...
OS X 10.10

Everything we learned about OS X 10.10 from WWDC 2014

Apple's WWDC keynote is over and, as expected, the folks at Cupertino had a ton of things to reveal about OS X 10.10 Yosemite. Just in case you want to check to see what was revealed during the two hour keynote in one easy-to-read news post, we got your covered. OS X 10.10 Yosemite officially...
OS X Yosemite introduces a new Handoff feature

AirDrop and Handoff tie together sharing between OS X and iOS

With the new AirDrop and Handoff, Apple is creating an ecosystem to tie together users who own both an iOS and OS X device. New to OS X Yosemite is that you can share files by using AirDrop between a Mac and an iOS device like an iPhone. But that's just the start, a new Handoff capability extends...
WWDC - Calls on Mac OS X Yosemite

iPhone will be able to hand off phone calls and text messages to Mac

As a part of today's WWDC announcement, Apple showed a new OS X Yosemite feature which automatically shunts phone calls and text messages from your iPhone to your Mac. This all ties in with a bunch of other useful new AirDrop-related features. Your Mac acts as a speakerphone for your calls,...
iCloud Drive synchronizes files between OS X, iOS, and Windows devices

iCloud Drive brings cross-platform cloud storage

At WWDC 2014, Apple announced a new cloud storage utility called iCloud Drive. iCloud Drive will show your files and folders that are stored on your Mac or iOS devices complete with tags and will allow users to synchronize their files between their different devices. Apple says that files...
Apple shows off Mac growth rates at WWDC 2014

WWDC kicks off with state of the Mac: 80 million users

Kicking off the Worldwide Developer Conference, or WWDC, this year, Apple CEO Tim Cook gave us a look at the state of the Mac by giving us a look at how the Mac and Mavericks is doing. According to Cook, there are over 9 million developers creating compelling apps for Apple, giving them nearly a...
This is what happens when you load a Mac Pro with explosive C4

This is what happens when you load a Mac Pro with explosive C4

I'm not really into blowing up expensive electronics with C4 or anything else for that matter but I'm perfectly fine when other people do it on the stuff they spent their own money on. Who am I to care what they do with it? It's their money. Plus, it provides me with some mindless entertainment...
Regarding ARM-based Macs

Regarding ARM-based Macs

There's a story going around about Apple working on ARM-based Macs. In other words, Macs that, instead of Intel chipsets, use the same kind of Apple A7-style chipsets found in the iPhone and iPad. The story is nothing new. ARM-based Macs, touchscreen Macs, iOS Macs, Retina Macs... Apple...
Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 switches targets from iPad to MacBook

Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 switches targets from iPad to MacBook

There's an old cliche that it takes Microsoft three tries to really nail a product. Like most cliches it's as true as it is untrue, but with the just announced Surface Pro 3 it really does look like Microsoft finally understands their product and its position in the mobile device spectrum....
Take your Mac Pro on the go with the WaterField Go Case

Take your Mac Pro on the go with the WaterField Go Case

If traveling around with a traditional MacBook Pro isn't powerful enough for you, then you may want to check out the new Mac Pro Go Case from WaterField Designs, a sleeve that allows you to tote around your Mac Pro. The sleeve itself looks like an insulated container for a giant Thermos bottle...
Intel HQ

Intel's next-generation Broadwell processors due by the holidays — faster and longer lasting Macs are coming

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich is promising that their next generation Broadwell CPUs will be in computers in time for this year's holiday season. The processors, which were pushed back late last year, promise to bring increased efficiency and power over the already impressive efficiency of the Haswell...
How to sell your Mac

How to sell your Mac

It's time to sell your Mac. What's the best way to do it without getting ripped off? Let's take a look There comes a time in every Mac's life when it's time to say goodbye. Maybe it's time to move up to a new model. Maybe it no longer has that new Mac sparkle you crave. Maybe it's just old and...
What's on Ally's Mac menu bar right now!

What's on Ally's Mac menu bar right now!

I've already shown you not only what I have on my iPhone and iPad Home screens, but what I've got in my Mac dock too. A lot of our staff members here at iMore have also shown you what they're using on their iPhones, iPads, and Macs. That means the only thing I have left to show you are the apps...

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