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Apple boosts performance, lowers prices on MacBook Pro with Retina display

Apple on Wednesday announced that it's dropping the starting prices on the MacBook Pro with Retina display and the MacBook Air, while also giving some of those Retina pros a speed boost.

Firmware updates address MacBook battery issues

Apple on Wednesday unveiled three firmware updates designed to address issues with older batteries in its MacBook line of laptop computers.

iPhone, iPad sales up, Macs fall as Apple sees record sales

iPhone and iPad sales both hit record marks in the fiscal first quarter, but Mac sales dropped for the September-to-December quarter. Apple saw its revenue rise nearly 18 percent to $54.5 billion while net profit was flat at $13.1 billion for the quarter.

Live Blog: Apple's 2013 first quarter earnings call

Join us for a blow-by-blow account of Apple's first quarter earnings, as the company reveals how it performed during the holiday season.

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.

Jobs' house burglar gets seven-year sentence

The man who broke into the Palo Alto, California, home of late Apple CEO Steve Jobs and stole laptops, iPads and other possessions has been sentenced to seven years in a California state prison.

Drexel University's MacBook vending machine lets you keep your laptop at home

What if you could borrow a laptop to use for just one class? A new vending machine at Drexel University could let you do just that.

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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Apple's Paris store loses $1.6 million of stock after armed raid

Apple'€™s swanky flagship store in Paris was attacked on New Year's Eve by an armed gang that injured a member of staff before making off with a reported £1 million ($1.6 million) of smartphones, tablets, and laptops.

Video: Apple's year in review

IDG News Service looks back at a year of highs and lows for Apple.

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.

The Forgotten eMate 300 -- 15 years later

Fifteen years ago, Apple released its first and only touchscreen laptop (so far), the often forgotten eMate 300. This translucent clamshell portable represented a bold experiment in educational computing and a drastic departure from Apple's traditional hardware design.

Macworld Pundit Showdown XIX

Everything from iPad minis to executive changes at Apple is on the agenda as a panel of Mac luminaries tries to come up with snappy answers to not-so-snappy questions.