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Topic: Current Hardware

Apple's latest iMac gets disassembled, earns low repairability score

09/25/2013, 10:09 am

Tech repair site iFixit has torn down the latest model of Apple's iMac, finding that the refreshed desktop has a lot in common with its predecessor, including a low repairability score.

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Deals: New iMacs shipping from MacMall on Wed., get the lowest prices with exclusive coupons

09/24/2013, 11:09 pm

Apple on Tuesday introduced its late-2013 family of iMac desktop computers and authorized reseller MacMall says it's prepared to begin shipping three of the five standard retail configurations tomorrow, each of which is offered to AppleInsider readers at the lowest prices anywhere through exclusive coupons.

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Apple's just-released iMacs receive day-one update

09/24/2013, 03:09 pm

Apple has released an Extensible Firmware Interface update for the late 2013 models of iMac that it just announced on Tuesday.

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Apple updates iMac with Haswell CPUs, 802.11ac Wi-Fi & GeForce 700 series graphics

09/24/2013, 08:09 am

Apple on Tuesday issued an update for its all-in-one iMac desktop, bringing Intel's latest-generation Haswell processors, speedy 802.11ac Wi-Fi, and Nvidia's new GeForce 700 series graphics.

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Apple continues decade of domination in personal computing customer satisfaction rankings

09/17/2013, 05:09 pm

The American Customer Satisfaction Index's 2013 rankings are out, and Apple has maintained its stranglehold on the top spot of the personal computing sector for the tenth year in a row.

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Mac growth running out of steam as 'switcher' motivation diminishes - report

08/27/2013, 01:08 pm

The Mac could become a victim of Apple's own success, according to one analyst, who points to the company's superior design aesthetic, along with the popularity of the iPhone and iPad, as reasons for stagnation in Mac sales growth.

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Apple trimming iMac inventory ahead of Haswell models while resellers cut prices

08/22/2013, 05:08 pm

Apple's major channel partners have begun offering material discounts on custom-configured iMacs just as the company appears to have slowed the flow of units coming into the channel in preparation for new Haswell-based models expected by fall.

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Iowa high school equips students with 1,425 MacBook Airs in $1.4 million initiative

08/22/2013, 10:08 am

Iowa's Ames High School has announced it will provide each student enrolled in 9th through 12th grade with an 11-inch MacBook Air for use during the 2013 school year.

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Mac sales on pace to slide 5% in Apple's September quarter

08/19/2013, 04:08 pm

As the larger PC market continues to struggle, Apple, too, has seen its Mac sales decline year over year a trend that is on pace to continue in the current September quarter.

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Best Buy & Amazon holding Back To School sale on MacBook Airs through midnight

08/17/2013, 10:08 am

In addition to its recently-announced iPhone trade-in incentives, Best Buy this weekend is among a handful of resellers offering notable discounts on Apple's MacBook Airs, with prices for 2012 and current 2013 models starting at $799 and $899, respectively.

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Apple opens video card replacement program for certain mid-2011 iMacs

08/17/2013, 12:08 am

Addressing complaints from owners, Apple has decided to institute a replacement program for graphics cards used in specific 27-inch iMac models sold between May 2011 and October 2012.

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Exclusive Deals: $799 MacBook Air, $1799 fully-loaded 13-inch MacBook Pro Retina

08/13/2013, 11:08 pm

In its on-going quest to bring you the most affordable pricing on Apple's product offerings, AppleInsider is teaming this week with Apple power reseller B&H Photo to offer the lowest prices anywhere on an entry-level 11-inch MacBook Air and a fully-loaded current-generation 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display.

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Caught by iPad cannibalization, Apple, Inc. gambles on Mac inventory safeguards

08/04/2013, 12:08 pm

Apple reduced its total channel inventory by a whopping $1 billion last quarter. That aggressive cut may help explain recent temporary stock-outs of low-volume products, such as Macs and accessories, as the company adopts what is said to be a more conservative approach amidst a shrinking PC market.

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Deals: Best Buy knocks $200 off all Retina MacBook Pros; others discount by up to $650 [u]

07/27/2013, 06:07 pm

Big box retailer Best Buy is holding a 48-hour sale that ends Saturday at midnight, slashing the price of all MacBook Pro with Retina display models by $200, while also offering $100 iTunes Gift Cards for $85. Meanwhile, other Apple resellers have discounted fully loaded MacBook Pro with Retina display BTO configurations by as much as $650, while supplies last.

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US Mac sales down 5% year over year in Apple's June quarter, NPD says

07/22/2013, 03:07 pm

The latest data from the NPD Group shows domestic Mac sales down 5 percent year over year in the June quarter, as iPad cannibalization of Apple's Mac platform continues.

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Best Buy, Amazon and others host first sales on Apple's all-day power MacBook Airs

07/14/2013, 10:07 am

Having caught up with initial demand for its all-day power MacBook Airs, Apple this week is teaming with Best Buy to host the first official sale on the new notebooks. The move has triggered copy-cat sales at other top resellers, which now yield the lowest prices yet on some models.

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Owners of new MacBook Air complain of volume fluctuation issues

07/12/2013, 03:07 pm

Just one day after Apple rolled out an AirPort Utility update to fix a MacBook Air Wi-Fi issue, a new problem has allegedly been discovered, with users now reporting uncontrollable volume fluctuations in their new laptops.

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Windows 8.1, Intel's Haswell not expected to reverse sliding PC sales

07/11/2013, 01:07 pm

The PC market will continue its downward spiral in spite of the debuts of Microsoft's Windows 8.1 update and Intel's latest-generation Haswell processors, a new analysis contends.

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Deals: Free $50 Target Gift Cards with iPads, 2TB WD Portable Drive for $99, more [u]

07/10/2013, 09:07 pm

Target is currently offering free Gift Cards to customers who purchase WiFi iPad minis, iPad 4s with Retina display, or Apple TVs. Meanwhile, a 48-hour deal offers Western Digital's 2-terabyte Passport Drive for just $99, and there are now a dozen and a half MacBook Air configs in stock at the lowest prices anywhere.

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NPD: Apple's MacBook Air most popular thin-and-light notebook with 56 percent share of market

07/01/2013, 06:07 pm

Apple's MacBook Air is far and away the most popular notebook in its class, according to new data from NPD that shows the ultra portable holding more than half of the thin-and-light laptop market.

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