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Apple's Mac mini finally updated, starting price dropped by $100

Apple refreshes its "most energy efficient desktop computer," the Mac mini.

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Apple's new Mac Pro Security Adapter keeps your desktop safe and sound

Apple quietly started selling an adapter for the new Mac Pro that lets you use standard Kensington locks to secure your desktop.

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Discounts on iPhones, Macs, and more: What's the deal?

Cheaper Macs and iPods and more frequent discounts on iPhone and iPads are great news for customers. But they also show that Apple more in control of its market than ever.

Apple introduces new, entry-level iMac

The 21.5-inch model comes with a 1.4GHz dual-core processor, and starts at just $1099.

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Mac Pro shipping delays won't sink Apple profits

As the new Mac Pro hits the fourth-month mark, it's still experiencing shipping delays that, while annoying, probably won't hurt Apple's bottom line.

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Podcast: What was your first Mac?

We celebrate the 30th anniversary of the first Macintosh with our own Mac memories.

Live Blog: Apple Q1 FY14 Financial Results

Apple's first-quarter financial results are due this afternoon, and we've got live coverage of the numbers and the conference call as they happen.

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Apple executives on the Mac at 30: 'The Mac keeps going forever.'

Jason Snell interviews Apple’s Philip Schiller, Craig Federighi, and Bud Tribble on the 30th anniversary of the Mac. “There’s a role for the Mac as far as our eye can see,” Schiller says.

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Breathing new life into old Mac Pros

What kind of boost can you get if you upgrade your old Mac Pro, instead of buying a new one? Macworld Lab ran a series of tests to find out.

Apple says: OK to use new Mac Pro on its side

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Just keep the vents and ports free. But how do you keep it from rolling around?

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2013 in Video: Apple's year in review

Relive Apple's highs and lows with this video review of the company's 2013 product releases.

Apple's 2013 in review

Apple, once dominant in the smartphone and tablet arenas, saw increasing competition that took away its market share in 2013. Take a look back at Apple's biggest moments in 2013 in this year end review from IDG News Service.

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Podcast: The new Mac Pro

Jason Snell discusses the new Mac Pro and its upgrade potential with Lab Director James Galbraith, Senior Editor Dan Frakes, and Other World Computing's Larry O'Connor.

The low-down on those high-powered CPUs in the new Mac Pros

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According to Apple, you can get the new Mac Pro with a quad-core, six-core, eight-core, or 12-core CPU, with speeds ranging from 2.7GHz to 3.7GHz. And then there's this Turbo Boost thing. If all that is making your head spin, Marco Arment can explain what it all means.