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Mac mini FAQ: What you need to know about Apple’s smallest desktop Mac
The Mac mini is Apple’s smallest desktop Mac. It may not be as fast as Apple’s other desktop computers—the iMac and the Mac Pro—but it remains fast enough for general-purpose use, and even for pro apps. The Mac mini not only appeals to first-time Mac users, but longtime Mac users like the price and use […]
Apple Arcade FAQ: ‘Game Dev Story+’ and ‘Frenzic: Overtime’ have been released
Gaming subscription services are all the rage now, but Apple Arcade isn’t quite like Google Stadia or Xbox Live. So if you’ve got questions about it, we’ve got plenty of answers. Updated 06/18/21: ‘Frenzic: Overtime‘ and ‘Game Dev Story+‘ are now available. ‘Frenzic: Overtime’ is available on all platforms, but ‘Game Dev Story+’ is only […]
Apple TV+: All the shows, series, and movies you can watch now
Apple has planted its own flag in the streaming wars with Apple TV+, its in-house streaming service that focuses almost entirely on original programming rather than an extensive library of existing TV shows or movies. The service launched on November 1, 2019, and has been steadily releasing original content ever since. The COVID pandemic had […]
The best pre-Prime Day Apple deals: MacBooks, iPads, AirPods, and more
Amazon Prime Day is just around the corner and there are sure to be some great deals to be had on Apple products. But if you need a new Mac or iPad now, you don’t need to wait. Here are the best deals we can find and be sure to check back once Prime Day […]
AppleCare+ FAQ: What you need to know about Apple’s extended warranty
Your Apple gear wasn’t cheap. And if you drop your iPhone, your iPad stops turning on, or you smack your Apple Watch into something and shatter it, getting it repaired probably won’t be cheap either. Apple includes a one-year limited warranty with all hardware so if there’s a manufacturing defect, you’ll be covered. To also […]
The next MacBook Pro: When is the first Apple Silicon Mac for pros launching?
With the continuation of the Apple silicon rollout, the MacBook Pro is in line for some major changes. The company will likely take the opportunity of the new models based on Apple silicon to introduce new designs, features, and refinements. This article keeps track of the most creditable reports of the upcoming MacBook Pro, so […]
3 super-cool ways to control your Mac with your Apple Watch
You already know your Apple Watch has awesome health and fitness features, but you might not know that it can also help you use and control your Mac. From unlocking to controlling apps and music, you can enlist the aid of your watch when your mouse isn’t within reach. Unlock Your Mac To unlock your […]
Want to use an iMac as an external monitor? You need an old version of macOS
One of the most common reader questions we get is, “Can I use my iMac as an external monitor?” We previously provided an almost-comprehensive answer to the question before Apple restored a page on its site that offered technical details. The general answer is that only iMacs models shipped from 2009 to mid-2014 (the seventh- and eighth-generation […]
Coming to Apple TV+: ‘The Shrink Next Door’ with Will Ferrell and Paul Rudd comes Nov. 12
Apple’s list of currently available content for Apple TV+ continues to grow, but there’s an even faster-growing list of projects in the works. Films, limited series, specials, and multi-season series, Apple’s got lots of irons in the fire for all of them. Some of these projects have been officially announced and acknowledged by Apple, but […]
Apple offers free AirPods, AppleCare+ savings for students
While most kids are only just finishing up the current school year, Apple is already thinking about the next one. Apple on Thursday launched its Back to School promo for 2021, and thrifty parents and students could save a bundle of money. While there are no direct product discounts, Apple is offering $159 off a […]