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The Week in Mac Apps: Keep an eye on your hard drives with SmartReporter

In this week’s roundup of new Mac Apps, you'll find tools to help you with that New Year’s resolution, and more.

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Twitter's long-neglected Mac app gets a big refresh

The update is the desktop app's biggest, with inline video and animated GIF support, group direct message support, and a completely overhauled interface.

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The 20 Mac games you can't miss from 2015

From lo-fi indies to glossy AAA releases, these are the Mac games to play from this year.

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Podcast 488: New Year's Retina Resolutions

OK, so these aren't so much resolutions for us, as a list of 2016 requests for the Santa of Cupertino.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Plan and manage all of your projects with inShort

In this week’s roundup of new Mac apps, you’ll find a tool that brings some flair to your folders, the keys to your next Academy Award, and the last project planning tool you’ll ever need.

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Dear Santa, these are the vintage Macs I'd like this year

Presenting a Think Retro holiday wish list.

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What the Mac needs in 2016

Jason Snell makes his predictions for Apple's Mac lineup in the new year.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Boxy brings Gmail’s Inbox to OS X

In this week’s roundup of new Mac apps, we bring you better support for your music, a way to afford that new home, and many more apps for work and play. Read on!

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Apple updates OS X El Capitan to version 10.11.2

Improves reliability of Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Handoff, and AirDrop, and more

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Apple's MacBook Air claims laptop reliability crown

Apple's MacBook Air is the most reliable laptop on the market, according to a survey of nearly 60,000 American consumers conducted recently by Consumer Reports.

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Google-owned VirusTotal starts analyzing Mac malware in a sandbox

VirusTotal, the most widely used online file scanning service, is now executing suspicious Mac apps submitted by users inside a sandbox to generate information that could improve the analysis and detection of Mac malware.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Let Tick Task create your daily schedule, so you don't have to

In this week's roundup of new Mac apps, we bring you tools that help you organize your desktop, keep your data safe, and safely manage and share all of your photos.

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The Week in Mac Accessories: Built to protect

This week's roundup includes accessories that protect your Mac—and its data—from drops, fire, and water. Read on!

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Apple flub leaves users confused over 'damaged' apps

Mac users who rely on apps provided through Apple's App Store are facing some confusion today after an error caused by Apple erroneously told them that they had to re-install their applications.

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IBM launches new services to help enterprises embrace Macs

Companies can order Macs and have them delivered directly to employees without the need for additional setup, imaging or configuration