Get the Lowest Prices anywhere on Macs, iPads and Apple Watches: Apple Price Guides updated January 21st
 

Topic: Mac

How to use Safari's saved passwords in other Mac apps

01/04/2019, 01:01 pm

Safari will handily offer you the right password when you want to log into a website but it appears useless if you need the same login for an app. AppleInsider shows you how to use Safari's stored passwords wherever you need.

14 comments

Alleged iCloud spy chips, plus a new iPad Pro, Mac mini & MacBook Air -- Apple's October 2018 in review

12/31/2018, 03:12 pm

October 2018 saw Apple host an iPad Pro, Mac mini, and MacBook Air refresh event -- but Bloomberg dropped an iffy China iCloud spy chip bombshell. Plus, Kanye West elected himself as an unofficial Apple spokesman. All this and more, in Apple's October 2018 in review.

3 comments

2018 Year in Review: The most popular stories in 2018 as chosen by the AppleInsider audience

12/31/2018, 12:12 pm

Day in and day out, a lot of you come by and read what we've written about. Here are the stories that you guys -- and some passers-by -- read the most in 2018.

1 comments

Comparing the 2.6GHz i7 versus the 2.9GHz i9 Vega 20 MacBook Pro

12/29/2018, 11:12 am

We compared both models of Apple's late-released Vega 20-equipped MacBook Pros to help determine whether the performance gains warrant the extra cash needed to upgrade from the 2.6GHz i7 to the 2.9GHz i9

13 comments

Apple gets honors, Zuckerberg's hearing, and even Apple Stores now run on renewable energy - Apple's April 2018 in review

12/27/2018, 04:12 pm

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg didn't get to say what he wanted about Apple's past, and Jony Ive wouldn't say much about Apple's future. All this, and more, in Apple's April 2018 in review.

1 comments

Here's how to get started with your new iMac, Mac mini, MacBook, or MacBook Pro

12/25/2018, 06:12 am

Whether you've got a new Mac for yourself or you're giving one to someone, you've heard that "it just works". That's actually true, for the most part, but it's still going to take you or your lucky gift recipient a while to get used to the Mac. Let AppleInsider show you how to get going.

5 comments

Review: Satechi USB-C Mobile Pro Hub adds useful ports but causes issues for early adopters

12/19/2018, 02:12 pm

The Satechi USB-C Mobile Pro Hub adds some beneficial ports to the latest iPad Pros, but can cause more frustration if you've got new Mac hardware and have already adapted to USB-C than it may solve.

5 comments

Tips: Five different ways how to find your hidden files on macOS

12/19/2018, 08:12 am

Apple is wise to hide certain key files so that they can't be edited or deleted by accident but this can be very inconvenient from time to time. Fortunately, Apple also provides five completely different ways to reveal them all. AppleInsider details how to pick the right technique for you and then how to use it.

11 comments

Intel details 'Sunny Cove' processors suitable for 2019 Mac Pro, iMac Pro refresh in 2019

12/12/2018, 12:12 pm

Intel has revealed some of the innovations it will be putting to use in its upcoming processors, with the introduction of higher-performance Sunny Cove microarchitecture and 3D die stacking for processors potentially making their way into future Mac devices, with arrival more likely in Xeon-equipped iMac Pro and Mac Pro lines first.

45 comments

Pixelmator Pro update for macOS adds redesigned Color Balance tool

12/06/2018, 07:12 am

Pixelmator Pro for the Mac has been updated to version 1.2.4, bringing with it many new features -- most prominently, a redesigned Color Balance tool adjustment.

1 comments

Seriously, Apple's flagship Macs are now less expensive than ever before

12/03/2018, 01:12 pm

Apple has always made you pay a lot for its newest and best Macs, and, believe it or not, the 2018 lineup isn't even close to the most expensive Apple has ever been. AppleInsider takes a look back at Apple's Mac pricing over the last three decades.

65 comments

Review: The Incase Denim Envelope Sleeve is a unique take on MacBook protection

11/29/2018, 12:11 pm

Launching as an Apple Store-exclusive, the denim Envelope Sleeve for MacBook Pro by Incase is a unique way to protect your Mac on the go.

10 comments

Apple confirms T2 coprocessor blocks some third-party Mac repairs

11/12/2018, 10:11 pm

Repairing newer Mac hardware, such as the 2018 Mac mini and MacBook Air, at an unauthorized service center may soon be impossible thanks to new diagnostics requirements involving Apple's T2 security chip, the company recently confirmed.

54 comments

How to make the most of iCloud's sharing and collaboration tools

11/12/2018, 10:11 am

Apple has many times talked up how you can have two people collaborating on the same document at the same time using iCloud. However, it doesn't seem that collaboration is a big thing inside the company because if it were, Apple people would've surely fixed an enormous missing feature.

15 comments

How to make a video screensaver for your Mac

11/09/2018, 07:11 am

We've got dynamic desktops but we're stuck with ordinary old screensavers. Except, with the right software and settings, you can replace that with a new video screensaver. AppleInsider explains what you need to do.

3 comments

How to upgrade the RAM on the new 2018 Mac mini

11/08/2018, 11:11 am

Apple reversed course this year, opting to allow for user-swappable memory on the new Mac mini. The procedure isn't as straight-forward as it could be, so AppleInsider walks you through it.

159 comments

Mac mini 2018 Review: Apple's mightiest mini yet

11/06/2018, 06:11 am

With the Mac mini finally refreshed after four years, we finally have our hands on the newest model. We've spent some time running it through the wringer to test Apple's mightiest mini yet.

155 comments

MacBook Air 2018 Review: Apple's most popular Mac gets an impactful upgrade

11/06/2018, 06:11 am

Apple has repeatedly described the MacBook Air as the most popular Mac in its lineup, with years of neglect leaving some intimidatingly large shoes for the new 2018 upgrade to fill. After spending the last several days using it as our daily driver, we're here with our review of Apple's latest portable Mac.

78 comments

Gartner, IDC were both wildly wrong in guessing Apple's Q4 Mac shipments

11/03/2018, 02:11 pm

Two research groups that estimate global PC shipments not only served up incorrect data as fact, but also used the bogus figures to reach entirely false conclusions about Apple's Macs in the global PC market. This isn't the first time they've been so wrong but outlines the lack of accuracy from third-party "sales estimates" as Apple prepares to stop reporting its official sales numbers altogether.

92 comments

2018 Mac mini: what you need to know

10/31/2018, 08:10 pm

It's been four years since Apple last updated its Mac mini, but the company apparently heard calls to refresh the beloved headless Mac and on Tuesday delivered a machine worth waiting for.

39 comments