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Lenovo once again reminds everyone why it's better to get a Mac

Lenovo once again reminds everyone why it's better to get a Mac

Lenovo once again accused of attacking their own customers. Maybe it's time to switch to Mac? Back in February Windows PC manufacturer Lenovo was caught injecting Superfish adware onto some of their laptops, not only exploiting their own customers but leaving those customers open to man-in-the-...
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Microsoft launches beta of new Remote Desktop app for Mac

Microsoft has a public Remote Desktop app available on the Mac that can be downloaded from the App Store, and the Redmond giant is now rolling out a beta client with a new user interface. The beta app also boasts new feature additions, including improved user account management, and the ability to...
Intel's Xeon: Coming soon to laptops, and what this means for the Mac

Intel's Xeon: Coming soon to laptops, and what this means for the Mac

Intel's Xeon processor is coming to laptops, which could mean an even more pro MacBook Pro. Since 2006 Apple has relied on Intel microprocessors to power the Macintosh. Most Macs use Intel CPUs designed for desktop or laptop computers, but one has stood alone: The Mac Pro. For years, Apple has...
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Comic: Scenes from an Apple Store

Happy Saturday, iMore! Because Rich is awesome, he's letting us run some of his Mac-themed comics from the Diesel Sweeties archive on weekends. Bonus comics, woo! We hope you enjoy. Read more comics from the Pixel Project on iMore.com.
The best Mac games: Racing Game Edition

The best Mac games: Racing Game Edition

Pound the pedal in these new racing games for the Mac. When the weather's too gray to go for a drive, kick it in this collection of recent racing Mac games featuring slick rides and unusual twists and turns. 1. Spectra This twitch racer showcases one of Chipzel's latest albums,...
The case for the 4K 21-inch iMac

The case for the 4K 21-inch iMac

The 21-inch iMac seems poised to get the Retina display treatment. While the MacBook Air and MacBook Pro might outsell the venerable iMac, it occupies a special place in Apple history. It was Apple's first big success after years of selling poorly-differentiated, badly-made beige boxes, and it...
IBM's new tools help Macs climb the corporate ladder

IBM's new tools help Macs climb the corporate ladder

IBM has announced a new suite of cloud-based IT services that will allow its enterprise customers integrate Macs into their businesses at scale. The new offering is part of IBM's MobileFirst program, and the company developed its new tools after launching its own Mac@IBM program, which saw IBM...
Apple reportedly aiming to launch new iMacs this quarter

New iMacs reportedly coming by the end of September

Apple is reportedly readying new models of its iMac desktops. The machines are said to maintain their current design, while updating the internal components, though what exactly those upgrades entail is unknown. The latest report on new iMacs, from Ming-Chi Kuo for KGI Securities, indicates...
If you care about battery life, use Safari instead of Chrome

If you care about battery life, use Safari instead of Chrome

There have been numerous reports, including our own anecdotal ones, about how much better Safari is than Chrome when it comes to battery life on MacBooks. Here's another on, this time from Battery Box: Averaging data from all websites tested, Safari won first place with 6 hours 21 minutes of...
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Comic: We're happy if you're happy, Windows X user

Happy Saturday, iMore! Because Rich is awesome, he's letting us run some of his Mac-themed comics from the Diesel Sweeties archive on weekends. Bonus comics, woo! We hope you enjoy. Read more comics from the Pixel Project on iMore.com.
How to clean up your Mac's desktop

How to clean up your Mac's desktop

Don't leave your Mac desktop untidy and cluttered—clean it up today! Most of us have a tendency to use our Mac desktops as a dumping ground, saving files there that we access frequently; unfortunately, those files can pile up, turning your desktop into a hot mess. As such, this is your Friday...
How to back up your iTunes library

How to back up your iTunes library

Want to use iCloud Music Library or just have peace of mind over your music? Here's how to back up your iTunes library. It's never a bad idea to have a full, local backup of important data you wouldn't want lost. My music—at least for me—is one of those must-backup items; I don't want to have to...
OS X vs. Windows 10: Which should you get?

OS X vs. Windows 10: Which should you get?

Should you get Apple's OS X or Microsoft's Windows 10? Trick question. The Mac can run both! When you buy a Mac, not only does it come with OS X 10.10 Yosemite installed—and free update to OS X 10.11 El Capitan—on the way, it's a full-on UNIX machine and, through a virtual machine or dual-...
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Comic: Choosy Moms Choose Macs

Ed: Welcome to this week's edition of The Pixel Project: a weekly comic from Diesel Sweeties' Rich Stevens on Apple, technology, and everything in-between. Today: Choosy Moms Choose Macs Read more comics from The Pixel Project.
The Mac App Store as a second-class developer experience

The Mac App Store as a second-class developer experience

Craig Hockenberry is tired of being treated second class by Apple as a Mac app developer. Hockenberry is displeased with developing apps that use Apple's own iCloud servers to store and sync data. iOS developers can put their apps through iCloud's paces using TestFlight, Apple's testing...
Apple pushes small flash storage firmware update to 2015 MacBook Pro

Apple pushes small flash storage firmware update to 2015 MacBook Pro

Apple has begun pushing a small firmware update to the 2015 MacBook Pro, bringing a fix for an issue with the flash storage that could potentially result in data corruption. Here's how Apple describes the fix: This update is recommended for MacBook Pro (mid 2015) models. This update...
Apple Q3 2015: 47.5m iPhones, 10.9m iPads, and 4.8m Macs sold; 10.7b in profit

Apple Q3 2015: 47.5m iPhones, 10.9m iPads, and 4.8m Macs sold; 10.7b in profit

Apple (AAPL) has released the company's Q3 2015 financial results and the big numbers are: 47.5 million iPhones sold, 10.9 million iPads sold, 4.8 million Macs sold, and 10.7 billion in profit earned. It's not a holiday quarter. It's not the quarter after a holiday quarter. But those are still...
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II

Mac gamers can finally play Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II

Over 10 years after it was first released in 2004 on Windows and the original Xbox, Aspyr Media has now released the Mac version of the classic role-playing game Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II - The Sith Lords. It has also launch a Linux-based version of the game. Both Knights of...
How to save money when you buy a Mac

How to save money when you buy a Mac

Want to save some cash? Buy a refurbished Mac from Apple. If you're in the market for a new Macintosh, you might want to consider shopping at Apple's own refurbished store before you plunk down money on a brand new machine. Though you're not getting Macs straight from the assembly line, they're...
Buyers guide: How to pick the best iPhone, iPad, Mac, and more!

Buyers guide: How to pick the best iPhone, iPad, Mac, and more!

How to pick the perfect iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, iPod, Mac, or Apple TV for your or yours! Apple has several different—and sometimes overlapping—product lines these days. What's more, within each line are more affordable and more fully featured options. If you're looking for an iPhone or an...

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