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Retina 5K: iMac Target display mode and Thunderbolt display

Retina 5K: iMac Target display mode and Thunderbolt display

Two of the questions we're still getting asked a lot is whether the Retina 5K iMac can be used in "target display mode" as an external monitor for a new Mac Pro or MacBook Pro, or whether Apple will be releasing a 5K version of their Thunderbolt display any time soon. Sadly, as I tweeted right...
Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 31

Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 31

We've gathered together some great discounts on iPhone, iPad, and Mac apps, accessories, and devices for you today. We'll keep showing sales that are ongoing after double-checking that they're still active and the price is the same, as well as updating the list with anything new that we find. Of...
Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 30

Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 30

We've gathered together some great discounts on iPhone, iPad, and Mac apps, accessories, and devices for you today. We'll keep showing sales that are ongoing after double-checking that they're still active and the price is the same, as well as updating the list with anything new that we find. Of...
Yosemite adoption does in four days what took Windows 8 two years

Yosemite adoption does in four days what took Windows 8 two years

Cloud backup company Backblaze recently ran some numbers comparing adoption rates between OS X Yosemite and Windows 8, and they came out with some astounding figures. Within just four days of its release, OSX Yosemite had reached a 21 percent adoption rate among Backblaze users. As for Windows 8...
Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 29

Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 29

We've gathered together some great discounts on iPhone, iPad, and Mac apps, accessories, and devices for you today. We'll keep showing sales that are ongoing after double-checking that they're still active and the price is the same, as well as updating the list with anything new that we find. Of...
BookArc stand for Mac Pro makes it look like a sci-fi desktop cannon

BookArc stand for Mac Pro makes it look like a sci-fi desktop cannon

The Mac Pro is already a slick-looking desktop computer with its cylindrical black case, but today the Apple hardware accessory maker Twelve South has started selling a stand called the BookArc that makes the Mac Pro look even cooler. The chrome stand cradles the case and allows it to be used in...
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The next version of Office for Mac might launch in the first half of 2015

Newly-leaked Microsoft presentation documents show that the company is planning to launch Office 16 for Mac sometime in the first half of 2015 and that it wants to give those users software features that will be similar to the ones found on the Windows version. The leaked presentation,...
Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 28

Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 28

We've gathered together some great discounts on iPhone, iPad, and Mac apps, accessories, and devices for you today. We'll keep showing sales that are ongoing after double-checking that they're still active and the price is the same, as well as updating the list with anything new that we find. Of...
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iMac with Retina 5K display gets torn down to show how it put in so many pixels

Sales of the new Retina 5K iMac have begun and a new tear down of Apple's latest Mac shows that its construction is very nearly the same as 2013's 27-inch iMac. It also shows that the 5120x2880 resolution display itself is made by LG. The team at iFixit has found that the Retina 5K iMac's...
Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 27

Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 27

We've gathered together some great discounts on iPhone, iPad, and Mac apps, accessories, and devices for you today. We'll keep showing sales that are ongoing after double-checking that they're still active and the price is the same, as well as updating the list with anything new that we find. Of...
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Screenshots showing Microsoft's Outlook 16 for OS X reportedly leaked

Screenshots that allegedly show what Microsoft's next major version of Outlook might look like with OS X have made their way onto the Internet, showing off some moderate user interface changes. The screenshots do show a flatter design for icons that have been seen in Microsoft's recent preview...
Retina 5K iMac vs. Mac Pro: Which Mac powerhouse should you get?

Retina 5K iMac vs. Mac Pro: Which Mac powerhouse should you get?

When it comes to powerhouse Mac desktops, the 5K iMac and the Mac Pro both have their strengths and weaknesses. Let's compare the two to see what makes the most sense for you. Apple's introduction of the Retina iMac marks the first time that a desktop Macintosh has gotten the "Retina" treatment...
iPad Air 2 vs. MacBook Air: Which Apple ultra-portable should you get?

iPad Air 2 vs. MacBook Air: Which Apple ultra-portable should you get?

Apple has two products designated as "Air", the MacBook Air, updated last June with the latest generation Intel Haswell processors, and the brand new iPad Air 2, introduced in October with a custom Apple A8X chipset. Both are ultra light, super thin, and have insanely great battery life, but one...
Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 24

Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 24

We've gathered together some great discounts on iPhone, iPad, and Mac apps, accessories, and devices for you today. We'll keep showing sales that are ongoing after double-checking that they're still active and the price is the same, as well as updating the list with anything new that we find. Of...
iMore show 427: iPad & Mac buyers' guide

iMore show 427: iPad & Mac buyers' guide

The iMore show brings you everything you need to know about the week in iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple! On this episode — Which iPad model should you get, iPad Air or iPad mini? In what color and at which capacity? Which desktop Mac, iMac mac mini will best fit your needs, and with which options...
Retina 5K iMac unboxing and hands on!

Retina 5K iMac unboxing and hands on!

The new Retina 5K iMac is here, and just like it says on the box, the big new feature is BIG — 5K big — a massive new Retina display. So, how much difference do all those pixels really make? We're busy reviewing it now, so if you have any requests, or any questions, fire away! Starting at $2,...
Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 23

Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 23

We've gathered together some great discounts on iPhone, iPad, and Mac apps, accessories, and devices for you today. We'll keep showing sales that are ongoing after double-checking that they're still active and the price is the same, as well as updating the list with anything new that we find. Of...
21.5-inch iMac vs. 27-inch iMac vs Retina 5K iMac: Which all-in-one desktop Mac should you get?

21.5-inch iMac vs. 27-inch iMac vs Retina 5K iMac: Which all-in-one desktop Mac should you get?

iMac Buyers Guide: A comparison of the different versions of Apple's razor-thin all-in-one Mac desktop Apple's iMac rewrote the company's fortunes at a time when Apple desperately needed a hit. The year was 1998. Steve Jobs had returned to take the helm of the ailing company, but Apple had spent...
Mac mini: Which entry-level options should you get?

Mac mini: Which entry-level options should you get?

Mac buyers guide: The Mac mini is Apple's least expensive Mac computer, but that doesn't mean it's Apple's least capable At $499, the Mac mini is the entry-level Mac computer. It's $400 less than the next least expensive system, the MacBook Air. It's a powerful little computer that's very...
Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 22

Top iPhone, iPad, and Mac deals for October 22

We've gathered together some great discounts on iPhone, iPad, and Mac apps, accessories, and devices for you today. We'll keep showing sales that are ongoing after double-checking that they're still active and the price is the same, as well as updating the list with anything new that we find. Of...

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