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macOS Sierra dev beta 7/Public Beta 6 now available

New OS updates have become a weekly thing.

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The ‘Apple Store’ is now just ‘Apple,’ but you probably called it that anyway

Apple changes the name of its store to better reflect what its retail operations offer.

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The Week in Mac Apps: A new update for Calcbot, Tapbots' calculator and unit conversion app

It's back-to-school time, and this week's roundup of new Mac apps brings you a serving of calculators, great ways to create your own library, and a fun way to learn more about Linux.

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The Week in Mac Apps: iHomework 2 will ease your back-to-school blues

This week's roundup of new Mac apps brings us iHomework 2, a classwork organizational tool that wants you (or your kids) to have the best school year ever.

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The Week in Mac Apps: New updates for TextWrangler and Ulysses

This week's roundup of new Mac apps brings us updates to two of our favorite text editors: TextWrangler and Ulysses. Writers, rejoice!

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Astropad update challenges Wacom with improved performance and natural drawing flair

Mac-iOS duo promises greater speed, stylus control, and app compatibility.

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Apple updates Public Betas of iOS 10 and macOS Sierra

Now available to those participating in the Apple Beta Software Program.

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Apple updates developer betas of iOS 10 and macOS Sierra

Beta 4 is now available to developers, with a ton of new emoji for iOS. Public Beta updates could be coming soon.

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from July 2016

Star Wars, fantasy farming, and furniture-building lead a diverse new pack of picks.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Happy Pokémon hunting! Tutorial for Pokémon Go is here to help

This week's roundup of new Mac apps brings you Tutorial for Pokémon Go, an app that... well, it's pretty self explanatory.

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Next-gen Apple Pencil could work with Mac trackpads and be used as a gaming joystick

Apple has just been granted a patent for a cross-functional Apple Pencil.

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Three reasons to run your own Mac server

Running a server isn’t as scary as you’d think. Here are three reasons why you should consider it, too.

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Stagefright for iOS and OS X? Don't lower the curtain yet

Five bugs fixed in the latest iOS and OS X releases could allow maliciously crafted images to hijack a device only if a number of hurdles were crossed.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Take control of your email with Airmail

This week's roundup of new Mac apps includes Airmail, a tool that helps you centralize your e-mail accounts.