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Phil Schiller offers scathing critique of Chromebook, calls it 'cheap testing tool'

11/13/2019, 05:11 pm

Apple SVP of Marketing Phil Schiller in an interview on Wednesday delivered a devastating take on Google's Chromebook initiative, saying the platform's success in the education market largely owes to its low price and broader institutional testing procedures.

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Apple's new 16-Inch MacBook Pro: Everything you need to know

11/13/2019, 12:11 pm

After months of rumors, the revamped 16-inch MacBook Pro is official. Here is everything you need to know about the new machine.

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IBM's 200,000 Macs have made a happier, more productive workforce

11/12/2019, 11:11 am

IBM has published its latest study focusing on the benefits of Apple products in enterprise, and has found that a fleet of over 200,000 Macs leads to far lower support costs, smaller numbers of support staff, and happier employees versus a Windows deployment.

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Review: BentoStack PowerHub combines a Qi battery, USB-C hub, & storage

11/08/2019, 02:11 pm

Function101's BentoStack PowerHub attempts to be a one-stop shop for portable power, docking, and storage needs, but while it has its limitations, the stackable system still shows considerable promise for those who work on the go.

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How to use Sign In With Apple and manage your log in information

11/07/2019, 03:11 pm

Sign In With Apple is here, and great for convenience and your privacy. Here's how to use the feature, and how you can manage the login information.

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How Apple's dramatic rise in computing flipped an OS myth

11/05/2019, 09:11 am

The history of personal computing is often told in terms of operating systems: the dramatic battle between IBM's DOS PC vs Apple's Macintosh; the emergence of fiefdoms of promising independents such as Amiga OS, NeXTSTEP and BeOS; and ultimately the crushing destruction of any PC OS competition under the homogenous, global and permanent rule of Microsoft's Windows platform. But these stories often resulted in inaccurate conclusions, because the OS platform wasn't the only important factor in picking winners and losers.

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Apple is world's largest PC vendor with $47B in iPad & Mac revenue

10/31/2019, 01:10 pm

Record sales of Macs for the year helped close out the company's Fiscal 2019 with a total of $47 billion of non-iPhone computers, easily making Apple the largest PC maker globally by revenues in the quarter and across the last four.

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macOS Catalina 10.15.1 is now available with opt-in Siri review, support for AirPods Pro

10/29/2019, 01:10 pm

An update to macOS Catalina has just been released, in time to support the use of Apple's new AirPods Pro with Macs.

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Samsung T5 Review: Two years after release, it's still a great portable SSD for Mac or iPad

10/25/2019, 07:10 am

The Samsung T5 portable SSD isn't a new release, but is still a great compact drive that pairs very well not only with a Mac, but with an iPad Pro as well.

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Apple's AR smart glasses & ARM Mac may arrive in 2020

10/21/2019, 09:10 am

In a report on Monday morning, Apple is again predicted to roll out its long-awaited augmented reality smart glasses and an ARM Mac in 2020.

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Editorial: Mac Pro puts the pedal to Metal in Apple's race with Nvidia

10/18/2019, 10:10 am

The new Mac Pro is a long-anticipated development for Apple's high end pro users, but it sure looks as if the company also created the machine for its own strategic benefit -- specifically to help make its Metal API become a dominant standard for GPU-intensive software. That could have big implications for Macs, iOS devices, and Apple GPUs going forward, with history providing some insight into why this matters.

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Extend your Mac display to another Mac with Luna Display 4.0

10/17/2019, 01:10 pm

You can now extend or mirror your main Mac's screen onto a second Mac as easily as you can with Sidecar and an iPad with Luna Display 4.0.

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Apple's macOS Catalina causing problems with select eGPU setups

10/14/2019, 10:10 am

Despite overall feature and performance improvements for external GPUs, the new macOS Catalina is now failing to work correctly with certain combinations of Mac and GPU card.

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Mac shipments grow slightly, but Apple's PC market share shrinks [u]

10/10/2019, 04:10 pm

Apple's market share in the global PC market shrunk slightly in the third quarter of 2019 compared with last year, according to Canalys, despite the company seeing a year-on-year increase in Mac and MacBook shipments.

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How to use Sidecar in macOS Catalina with your iPad and your Mac

10/08/2019, 03:10 pm

Now that macOS Catalina has been released, we've been seeing just how the much hyped Sidecar feature has been working -- and what the final system requirements are to use it.

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Apple's new macOS Catalina is now available

10/07/2019, 01:10 pm

The new macOS 10.15 Catalina has now been released by Apple. It brings security improvements, new features and the break up of iTunes into Music, Podcast and TV apps.

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CalDigit USB-C Pro Dock cuts confusion with expanded compatibility

10/04/2019, 12:10 pm

The new CalDigit USB-C Pro Dock offers maximum compatibility with both Thunderbolt 3 and the various flavors of USB-C, making it a good choice for Mac and iPad Pro users.

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Duet Display update will allow Mac users to extend displays to Android tablets

10/02/2019, 07:10 am

Shortly before Apple releases its Sidecar feature in macOS Catalina to allow Mac screen mirroring and extension onto iPads, the makers Duet Display are soon to release a version that will allow users to use an Android tablet as a Mac display.

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US denies Apple tariff relief on remaining five Mac Pro parts

09/30/2019, 06:09 pm

After the U.S. Trade Representative's office granted in part Apple's request for tariff exemptions on Chinese-made Mac Pro parts earlier in September, a move that helped inform a decision to assemble the computer domestically, the government body on Monday denied identical appeals on five remaining components.

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iOS 13.1 is ready for prime-time, but you may still want to wait for macOS Catalina to jump

09/24/2019, 12:09 pm

It's not clear when in October Apple will release macOS Catalina, but what is clear that until macOS, tvOS, watchOS, iOS, and iPadOS are all updated, there's going to be some growing pains in a mixed-device environment.

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