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Apple earnings preview: Focus on the iPhone 5

Apple's poised to announce its financial results for the first quarter of 2013. Dan Moren breaks down what to expect from the company's quarterly conference call.

Lab Tested: New 27-inch iMac speed results

Macworld Lab tested the two standard configurations of the new 27-inch iMac.

Remains of the Day: Forget it, Tim, it's China

Tim Cook and Phil Schiller are doing the full court press in China, the 27-inch iMac is still pressed for supply, and the late Steve Jobs was ready to press HP to give a former CEO his job back.

Fusion Drive can now be added to entry-level iMac

Apple's entry-level desktop now offers the company's new Fusion Drive as a build-to-order option.

Future Tech 2013: The PCs, tablets and cutting-edge hardware of tomorrow

Tablets that perform like high-end PCs. TVs with gesture control. Big sensors in small cameras. The hardware of tomorrow will blow your mind.

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2012 in review: The year in Mac

The Mac had a big year in 2012, with several major product revamps, a new operating system, and record sales. Dan Moren runs the highlight reel.

New 27-inch iMac orders won't ship until January

If you didn't already order your new 27-inch iMac, don't expect to meet it until 2013.

Lab Tested: 2012 Build-to-order iMacs equipped with Fusion Drives, CPU upgrades

Benchmark results of the new iMacs with build-to-order options, including the new Fusion Drive.

Remains of the Day: Quid pro quo

The 21-inch iMac is torn down, Apple exercises its power over cell carriers, and Intel and Apple may be playing a bit of the old give-and-take.

The Future of the Mac: Networking

The coming years will bring faster connections to peripherals, as well as around the house or office.

Hands on with the new thin 2012 iMac

Take a look at Apple's new all-in-one computer.

Mac of the Future: the CPU

Intel will be shipping a new generation of CPUs, based on a new architecture, soon. Question is: Will Apple use those chips in its next generation of Macs?

Apple: New iMacs start shipping November 30

Apple promised that the new, thinner iMacs would start shipping in November. And it will meet that deadline--barely.

Apple teases its Black Friday event

Black Friday is coming at the end of the week, and Apple suggests that it will once again offer some discounts to its customers.

The unexplored history of translucent Apple design

What few realize about the birth of Apple's translucent industrial design is that it didn't start with the iMac. Apple didn't invent translucent enclosures, but they made it cool.