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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.

MacTab DIY tablet

Homebrew Mac tablet means you’ll never fully live in a post-PC world

Like the idea of a tablet, but also love working on your old MacBook? Stick the ideals together with this incredible mod.

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Holiday Guide: How to buy Apple gear, affordably

It’s the holidays. That special person in your life is a big Apple fan, ready and hopeful for some new gadgets to unwrap. But you’ve got a problem: The bank account isn’t quite as robust as it needs to be to pay full price for an iPhone 5 or the latest Mac. What to do?

The Future of the Mac: Networking

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

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 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.

Mac-accessory Roundup: Speakers, mics, stands, and more

Do you need better speakers for your Mac? How about more memory? Or maybe you just need some laptop protection. You’re in the right place, as we've got a roundup of new Mac-complementing gear.