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Remains of the Day: Chapter and verse

One textbook CEO pins all the glory on Steve Jobs, Samsung pins its hopes on an anti-iPhone ad, and one attorney pins the blame for a stolen computer on Apple itself.

Researcher: Mac-based security threats jumped in 2011

New Mac-based security threats jumped in 2011, but still remain far below that of Windows PCs, according to a posting by F-Secure Labs.

Apple drubs all rivals in U.S. system shipment gains

Apple was the only top-five computer maker to post shipment gains in the U.S. during the final quarter of 2011, according to separate estimates from a pair of research firms.

Apple pays $5 million to settle Elan patent lawsuit

Apple has agreed to pay out $5 million as part of a settlement to Taiwan-based Elan Microelectronics, an agreement which will also give the two companies the ability to use each other's patents.

Has CES lost its mojo?

This year's version of the world's largest gadget expo will likely lack marquee products from the major players, but the show will still set the stage for the year in electronics.

2011 in review: Macworld's top stories

These 20 stories -- covering everything from iCloud to Lion -- were the most-read articles on Macworld.com during the past 12 months.

2011 in review: Apple's financial performance

It was a year of highs and more highs for Apple's finances. To wrap up 2011, we take a look at the highlights of Apple's financial performance, from record Mac sales to retail efforts overseas.

2011 in review: The year in Mac

As we prepare to enter a new year, let’s take a look back at the previous 12 months from a Mac perspective.

Must-have hardware for your new Mac

Looking to spruce up that new Mac you got for the holidays? Our list of recommended hardware is meant to make your Mac perform better than it already does.

Skype offers free Wi-Fi at select US airports

For a limited time, popular Internet calling service Skype will offer free Wi-Fi service at 50 major airports.

Weekly Wrap: App Gems, holiday buying guides, and other jolliness

We have but one goal with the Weekly Wrap: to assemble some of our best stories from the week gone by, so that you can catch up on any stories you might have missed and relive stories you loved.

Apple MacBook component factory in China still shut down

Chinese authorities continue to inspect a factory that produces aluminum casings for Apple's MacBook laptops, following residents' complaints of unbearable odors coming from the facility.

Apple tops PCWorld reliability, satisfaction surveys

Apple took home top scores among PCWorld readers for its reliability and customer satisfaction in laptops, desktops, smartphones, and tablets.