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Mac Defender doesn't mark the beginning of the Mac Malware Apocalypse. But Mac users should still pay attention and be prepared to change their computing habits.
Tech startup Square says that it's working to turn the iPad, iPhone, and Android devices into portable payment systems.
Businesses can now grant iPads safe remote access to files using new software designed to meet enterprise management and security concerns.
A hosted service lets IT groups create a centrally managed online "store" for all mobile apps, whether internally written or residing on the Android Market or Apple's App Store.
Lodsys's actions against iOS developers have rippled throughout the entire Apple ecosystem, and could have significant repercussions that go well beyond the dispute brought forth by a single patent holder.
On May 19, 2001, Apple introduced its first Apple Store. The store opening wasn’t any ordinary event; in typical Apple fashion, the company took the conventional wisdom, threw it out the window, and created its own rules. A decade later, the Apple Store is the envy of the retailing world. Macworld has a series of articles to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the Apple Store.
In this episode of the Macworld podcast, host Roman Loyola talks to Gary Allen of ifoAppleStore.com about the time before the Apple Store, the evolution of Apple Retail, and what makes the stores so popular.
On May 19, 2001, Apple opened its first two retails stores in McLean, Virginia, and Glendale, California. Benj Edwards takes a look back at the events of that day, and how it set the tone for Apple's foray into retail.
Ten years after Apple opened its first retail store, the landscape has shifted radically for independent Mac stores. Joel Mathis talks to indie store owners who have managed to stay in business, and discovers the keys to their success.
Since 2001, Apple has opened more than 300 stores worldwide. Macworld's Roman Loyola takes a look as how the Apple Stores impact the company's bottom line.
If you've never been under the hood of the aluminum iMac, it's not for the casual user. Here's a quick rundown of the steps involved and how a new hurdle in the 2011 models may further dampen your enthusiasm for DIY upgrades.
On Monday, software maker Mellmo took the wraps of Roambi Flow, a new application for creating and sharing business reports. Slated for a June release, Roambi Flow lets users combine analytics with text, images, and video into a magazine-style format for viewing on an iPad.
SanDisk today announced an agreement to purchase enterprise-class SSD-maker Pliant for $327 million.
When Apple released new iMacs in early May, the company also made available new build-to-order options in addition to the standard-configuration models. Macworld Lab tested two iMacs with BTO processor upgrades that offer faster speeds and more processing power, and the result show that the additional cost for the upgrades are worth it -- if you run software that takes advantage of the technology.
Apple's possible move from Intel x86 chips to ARM processors for its MacBooks is feasible, but not practical over the next few years because of technical and performance issues, according to analysts.