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Mac of the future: the connections

How will we connect peripherals to our Macs, and our Macs to the Net, two years from now? Glenn Fleishman looks at USB, FireWire, WiFi, and beyond.

Tron Gaming Mouse brings the Grid to your desk

Tron: Legacy, Disney's upcoming movie sequel to the 1982 original, will arrive in cinemas next month, and to celebrate, computer peripheral maker Razer has...

Holiday wish list: Dan Moren

Senior Associate Editor Dan Moren is a man of eclectic tastes. Here's what he'd love to get this year.

Jobs e-mail: No plans for USB 3.0 on Macs

Steve Jobs reportedly has no plans to add USB 3.0 connectivity to Macs any day soon according to an email from the Apple boss.

Navigator 905 mouse uses power-saving tracking technology

Genius’s new Navigator 905 mouse aims employs a Blue optical engine with high laser precision that reduces power consumption and extends battery life by up to 40%.

Apple releases 27-inch LED Display, Magic Trackpad updates

Apple released software updates for Mac OS X and Boot Camp users to support its new 27-inch Cinema Display, which went on sale last week. A bundled update for Windows users brings support for the Magic Trackpad along with support for the new display.

WaterField Designs announces Magic Trackpad cases

The Magic Trackpad deserves to get out of the house just like any mouse it's designed to replace. WaterField Designs has stepped up to the traveler's plate with two simple cases designed to protect all that glass and aluminum from the sharp edges that lurk in the recesses of your bag.

Apple's hardware announcements

Apple put the focus on Mac hardware this week, with new Mac Pro and iMac models. So we follow suit in the Macworld Podcast with an all-Mac discussion about the new hardware.

Apple releases OS X updates for new iMacs, Magic Trackpad

If you rushed out to buy a new iMac or Magic Trackpad, it's time to fire up Software Update and start downloading.

Hands on with Apple's Magic Trackpad

We just got a Magic Trackpad, and here are some initial photos and thoughts.

Apple unveils multitouch Magic Trackpad

Apple on Tuesday unveiled its long-rumored Magic Trackpad input device, a standalone version of the trackpad built into recent MacBook Pros.

Moshi MouseGuard protects your Magic Mouse

Moshi has released the MouseGuard, a wear-resistant, form-fitting thin film that protects the Magic Mouse from everyday wear and tear, while actually improving the tactile response of its touch-enabled surface.

Ten One showcases iPad pressure sensitivity proof of concept

On Thursday, Ten One Design posted a proof of concept video showcasing pressure sensitive drawing and handwriting on the iPad. Though the frameworks used are currently private, Ten One hopes Apple will incorporate them publicly into a future version of iOS's UIKit framework.

Kensington announces TrackballWorks Software

Kensington has announced TrackballWorks, a modern-day replacement for the company's erstwhile MouseWorks driver software for Kensington trackballs.

ITC to investigate multitouch patent complaint against Apple

The U.S. International Trade Commission will investigate Apple's multitouch products based on a complaint filed by Taiwanese company Elan.