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Apple patches 67 bugs in OS El Capitan, refreshes Safari and iTunes

End times approach for El Capitan, which will be replaced this summer when Apple issues betas of the next version

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The end of Apple? The early signs may be in

We seem to be heading toward a post-Microsoft, post-Apple world -- and that’s OK

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PCWorld Show Episode 15: Dell XPS 15 vs MacBook Pro 13

Is it unfair to put a quad-core PC against a dual-core Mac?

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PCWorld Show Episode 15: Phone-cam shoot-out, laptop fight, and Burning Man for the 1 percent

Jon, Flo, and Gordon talk iPhone 6s vs. Galaxy S7 cameras, MacBook Pro vs. XPS 15, and if it's right to have a fully catered Burning Man without dirty hippies.

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Apple reports first drop in iPhone shipments

For the first time since it launched, shipments of the iPhone dropped year-on-year and pushed Apple revenue and profit down.

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2016 MacBook review: Portable performance

For a lot of people, the MacBook is the ideal laptop. It’s light, small, easy to carry, and offers good performance for productivity software.

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Apple refreshes MacBook with Skylake processor

The new MacBook boasts a 25 percent improvement in graphics performance and a longer time between charges, Apple claims

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HP wants to turn your Mac into a 44-core Windows PC

HP's Remote Graphics Software turns the Mac into a remote desktop that can run applications hosted by Z workstations

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Manage those Macs: A guide for Windows admins

Our primer on Mac management policies will help you roll out a secure, productive fleet en masse

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Apple's aging Mac Pro is falling way behind Windows rivals

Maybe the company is waiting for faster GPUs and SSDs to feature in a new high-powered workstation

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5 signs that 40-year-old Apple is having a midlife crisis -- and 5 reasons it isn't

Sometimes a comb-over is just a comb-over

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15 years of OS X: How Apple's big gamble paid off

When it debuted in 2001, it wasn't at all clear how the desktop OS would open the door to future innovation

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Apple's March 21 event: Here's what really mattered

The iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro were the quiet headliners of a low-key event.

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Intel is lining up super-fast Optane SSD tech for MacBooks

Intel's been quiet about its super-fast Optane memory and SSD products, but few emerging details may provide insight into how they could be used in products like Apple's MacBooks

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FBI, keep out! How to encrypt everything

Encryption is a vital self-defense tool, so here's how to enable it on all your devices and computers running the major OSes

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Repeat Mac app mess forces some to reinstall purchased programs

Some Mac owners today faced error messages or apps that balked when launched in a repeat of the November 2015 expired-digital-certificate issue

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Apple replaces defective MacBook cables

Defective USB-C cables 'may not charge' Retina-grade notebook, Apple says

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10 essential OS X command-line tips for power users

Believe it or not, the Mac GUI can't do everything -- or at least not as quickly or powerfully as these command-line utilities

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