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Hands-on with Maps in El Capitan: Public transportation gets front and center

If you’re planning a bus trip to Shenzhen to see your next Apple gadget manufactured, Maps in El Capitan can help.

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Hands-on with Mail 9 in El Capitan: Improved full-screen support, swipe gestures, and more

A look at the new features in Apple's upcoming email app.

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Apple releases the third public beta of OS X 10.11 El Capitan

If you're in the beta program, it's time to update.

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Macworld’s August Digital Edition: Apple Music is live

Jason Snell gives you six reasons to get excited about El Capitan. Also, Apple Music is live, and despite some early stutters, its streaming service rocks. Plus: Senior Editor Roman Loyola reviews the iMac with Retina 5k display and Thunderbolt 2 docks.

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Hands-on with Notes 4 in El Capitan

Apple's Notes app has some features that makes it more useful.

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Hands-on with Safari 9 in El Capitan: Little changes make a big difference

The browser in the public beta of OS X 10.11 El Capitan has new features that you'll use right away.

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Apple releases supplemental update to El Capitan public beta

Fixes a problem with 32-bit software.

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Microsoft releases Office 2016 for Mac, but just for Office 365

After about half a decade of waiting for an up-to-date version of Office for the Mac, Microsoft has delivered -- even before it ships Office 2016 for Windows PCs.

Apple releases tons of security updates for recent flaws and exploits

Along with Apple Music came fixes for a laundry list of exploits and a long-overdue change to Apple's digital certificate policy.

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Latest El Capitan beta says Multi-Touch Remote and 21.5-inch Retina 4K iMac coming from Apple

The new Developer Preview of OS X El Capitan contains code that seems to refer to two new Apple products.

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Apple releases new developer betas of iOS 9, watchOS 2, and OS X El Capitan

Public betas of OS X and iOS 9 are coming next month, but developers just got new versions of those, plus watchOS 2.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Diapositive brings Instagram to your desktop

This week's roundup of Mac apps brings you a friendly clock app, software that keeps an eye on your Mac while you're away, and a way to ensure that your data has a chance to leave your hard drive before your hard drive leaves you.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Bigger sound with Boom 2, Calendar at your fingertips with Spotlife, and more

This week's roundup of new Mac apps brings you a way to improve your sound, a calendar that won't go away, and all the financial calculations you can handle—and then some.