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The new 2018 MacBook Pro has a silicone membrane under each key

In an apparent effort to improve reliability, Apple has put a little dust cover over the butterfly switches on its new MacBook Pro keyboards.

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Apple’s new MacBook Pro: First impressions

We take the wraps off Apple’s new laptop and share some quick first impressions.

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Get a fantastic Timbuk2 bag for your new MacBook Pro for 62 percent off at Amazon

Amazon is selling the medium Timbuk2 Command Laptop Messenger Bag for the lowest price we've ever seen.

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The new MacBook Pros only make me long for an Apple custom processor even more

Apple's new MacBook Pros bring impressive speed boosts over the prior models, but there won't be any real innovation until Apple takes over the processor from Intel.

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Apple ends its photo printing service after 16 years

You'll have to take your photo printing needs elsewhere come September.

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Apple’s pitiful Beats Back to School promotion is slightly less pitiful this year

Apple is once again offering a free pair of Beats headphones with the purchase of new Macs and iPads Pro for its annual Back to School promotion.

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What to expect from the MacBook Pro’s leap to 8th-generation Intel processors

Apple is finally refreshing the MacBook Pro line with 8th-generation (Coffee Lake) Intel CPUs, and everything is about to get a whole lot faster.

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New leather sleeves from Apple are available for the MacBook Pro

Protect your laptop from scuffs, scratches, and bumps.

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Apple releases new Coffee Lake-based MacBook Pro laptops

Apple's new pro laptop feature eighth-generation Intel Core processors that offer a significant performance jump, as well as DDR4 memory support and True Tone display technology.

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Are pigs flying? Because Apple is reportedly updating the Mac mini this fall

A new report by analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says that Apple will finally be updating its Mac mini this year following four years of stagnancy.

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Apple updates macOS High Sierra to version 10.13.6

Update adds multi-room support for AirPlay 2, and bug fixes.

What Apple's 32-bit app phase-out on Mojave means to you

Apple has been pushing developers to move their software to 64-bit since mid-2017. Now, it's warning end users that it plans to bar 32-bit apps from running on the macOS desktop in 2019. Here's how to suss out which apps are affected....

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MacOS Mojave: How to customize and markup screenshots and screen recordings

With Mojave, the ability to quickly annotate screenshots finally comes to the Mac.

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How to buy a refurbished iMac Pro, MacBook, MacBook Pro, iPhone, or iPad from Apple

Want a new Apple device but don't want to shell out for a full-priced version? Consider a refurbished model instead. Our FAQ and refurb deal guide can help you choose.

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from June 2018

It's been a quiet month for new Mac games, but there are still a few humble gems out there worth playing.

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MacOS Mojave: How to perform system updates

Apple changed the way to access the macOS system update settings to a Software Update system preference.

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MacOS Mojave: How to turn off or turn on recent apps in the Dock

Get quick access to recently-used apps.

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iOS 12 and macOS Mojave: What is Continuity Camera and how to use it

The Mac can use an iOS device to import photos or scans directly into documents.

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How to create a bootable macOS Mojave installer drive

Put the macOS Mojave installer on an external USB thumb drive or hard drive and use it to install the operating system on a Mac.

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MacOS Mojave: How to add emoji to emails in Apple Mail

Emoji are popular with text messages. Now you can use them in emails, too.

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