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Avast Security Pro for Mac review: Everything a modern antivirus app needs and a little bit more

An all-around champion has strong malware-fighting abilities packaged with worthwhile extras.

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Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac review: Solid malware prevention with no frills

Trend Micro Antivirus has a solid set of features and performs very well in malware detection and blocking, including intercepting some kinds of ransomware.

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B&H is selling 2017 MacBook Pros and iMacs for $200 off for Tax Day

You can also get a 2017 15-inch MacBook Pro for $250 off.

What the Mac 32-bit app phase-out means to you

Apple has been pushing developers to move their software to 64-bit since last summer. Now it's warning end users about the upcoming change. Here's how to suss out which apps are affected.

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Mac Pro: Features, specifications, and prices for Apple’s workstation

What you need to know about Apple’s high-end desktop computer.

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New alert in macOS 10.13.4 signals the upcoming end of 32-bit app support

Alerts in macOS will warn users that 32-bit apps need to be updated.

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Numbers 5 for Mac review: Inching closer to being a more full-featured spreadsheet app

Featuring a minor update for importing data that makes a big difference.

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A tale of two hospitals that adopted Apple’s Health Record app

Apple's Health Record app allows patients to pull in their healthcare info from multiple providers onto a single record they can share with clinicians, regardless of where they work. Here's how that's working for two hospitals.

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Keynote 8 for Mac review: New image gallery, better interactivity with other iWork apps

With only one new feature, a slideshow option, this release puts keynote in sync with other apps and Keynote for iOS.

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Amazon is selling a 2TB WD external hard drive for just $58.49

Pick up the dependable WD Elements external hard drive for 22 percent off the retail price.

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Pages 7 for Mac review: Better workflow and tools for producing digital books

A new version adds book-related features, minor improvements, and parity with the latest iOS version.

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Apple's event calendar: When is the next Apple event?

When is the next Apple event? We'll tell you what we know about Apple's event schedule for 2018.

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Apple needs to stop promising new products and start delivering them

Now that we've learned the new Mac Pro won't be launching until sometime in 2019, it might be time for Apple to rethink its product announcement strategy.

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Apple’s new Mac Pro is expected to launch in 2019

A new report gives us an updated timeframe for Apple's all-new desktop Mac.

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Apple updates Final Cut Pro X with ProRes RAW support, closed captioning tools

Free update to Apple's pro video editing apps includes Motion and Compressor.

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Intel Inside: The CPUs Apple could stuff in the next MacBooks

It's the time of year when everyone gets to play the "what CPU will Apple use next" game.

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How a custom processor could make Apple’s MacBooks exciting again

Bloomberg's report that Apple is working on a custom Macs processor could mean big things are in store for Apple's notebooks.

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Report: Apple to use its own chips in Macs starting in 2020

Bloomberg reports that Apple is going to oust Intel from Macs in the next few years.

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from March 2018

Have a look through the month's biggest and most enticing new Mac releases.

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You can now buy the coolest part of the iMac Pro without spending $5,000

Apple is selling space gray versions of its Magic Keyboard, Magic Trackpad 2, and Magic Mouse 2 for $20 more than their silver counterparts.

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