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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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Report: Apple will replace Retina MacBook Pro screens with bad coating

Has the anti-reflective coating on your Retina MacBook Pro taken a beating for no good reason? If so, Apple is reportedly offering a free fix.

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Turns out: Apple offers prorated AppleCare refunds

Did you know you can get a partial refund from unused portions of AppleCare and AppleCare+? Neither did we.

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Why the iPad won’t replace the MacBook as my main work tool any time soon

While iOS 9 and the latest batch of iPads have some impressive productivity features, there are some things that the MacBook just does better.

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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

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Inside the Macworld Vault: A hidden collection of vintage Macs

Take a trip through Mac memory lane with this small collection of photos.

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Apple releases firmware update for new MacBook Pro

Apply it now and save your data.

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The dwindling arms race of 'specs'

Apple doesn't seem to put much emphasis on specs anymore, but that's not necessarily a bad thing. Dan Moren explains.

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The mystery of the iMac's granddaddy: The Twentieth Anniversary Macintosh

It doesn't fit into any product line, only a few thousand were made, and nothing like it would ever be made again. Let's take a look at what made the TAM such a head-scratcher.

Got a bad 3TB hard drive in your iMac? Apple will replace it

Apple's iMac (27-inch) 3TB Hard Drive Replacement Program allows iMac owners to get a new 3TB hard drive

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An outpouring of love for the playful, personality-filled Macintosh Classic

From its compact size to its 1-bit black and white display, the Mac Classic's adorable form factor is one to be celebrated.

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Thunderbolt's future on the Mac could be saved by the USB-C port

Intel just announced Thunderbolt 3 will use the same connector Apple just put on the 12-inch MacBook.

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Apple vulnerability could allow firmware modifications in older Macs, researcher says

Older Apple systems unlock the firmware after a computer goes to sleep

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Woman who unwittingly recycled an Apple I has $100k coming her way

If you tried to recycle an Apple I recently, a Silicon Valley recycling center wants to see you.