Don't-Miss OS X Stories
The Beatles are on iTune--oh, wait. That was last year. Well, they're on iTunes again. Also, Apple may be planning yet another social-networking service (because its previous ventures have just been gangbusters), and the authorities admit they did sorta kinda help look for a misplaced iPhone prototype.
One in six Macs now runs Apple's latest operating system, a Web metrics company said this week.
It's easier than ever to install Lion, Apple's newest version of Mac OS X. But just because it's easy to get doesn't mean you should dive in head-first. If you'd like a little extra help, check out Macworld's in-depth guide to the installation process, available on the iBookstore and Amazon Kindle.
The alleged iPhone prototype thieves are arraigned in court. Elsewhere, a suggestive icon might shed some light on the iPhone 5, Apple wants children to learn, and one cable network has starz in its eyes.
It's a mega-giganta-humungo edition today, as we cover everything from Apple losing yet another prototype iPhone, to a neighborly Steve Jobs, to Tim Cook's email habits.
A programming glitch in Apple's OS X operating system is making it hard for Mac users to tell their computers not to trust digital certificates.
Snow Leopard may be getting support for iCloud, one runner shows his appreciation for Steve Jobs by thinking...different, and this wedding came complete with iPad support.
We figured we'd spend the week sharing Lion tips, app reviews, and the latest Apple news. We did all that, of course, but we didn't see Steve Jobs's resignation coming. As the east coast battles severe weather, and the rest of the nation, you know, doesn't--curl up with another edition of the Weekly Wrap.
If you thought Apple would just dash off its iPhone 5 commercial at the last moment, then you don’t know Apple, my friend. Meanwhile, the Netherlands weighs in on the Apple vs. Samsung case, iTunes gains share for digital movie downloads, and Windows 8 provides more information than you require.
Apple on Wednesday released updates to fix issues in Lion with Boot Camp and with certain iMacs' graphics cards.
Familiar with the basics of Lion? Then it's time to learn some Lion tips. Do so with Macworld's Chris Breen, Serenity Caldwell, Dan Frakes, Lex Friedman, and Jason Snell.
Even weeks devoid of major announcements and releases from Cupertino can offer exciting (and even stunning) headlines. Couple those with the reviews, hints, and tutorials you’ve come to expect from Macworld, and the past week of stories was not one to be missed. But just in case you did miss something, here’s a roundup of our best stories from the week gone by.
Apple late Tuesday released Mac OS Lion 10.7.1.
Broadband-choked masses, rejoice: You too can enjoy Lion, Apple's newest Mac operating system, as the company on Tuesday released an official $69 USB thumb drive installer.
We won’t hold a grudge if you missed a slew of important and exciting Macworld stories because you were busy enjoining the waning days of summer. Instead, we’ll fill you in on all the good articles that you missed.