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2013 in Review: Macworld's top stories

Apple held off most of its product launches until late in 2013, but readers found plenty to focus on throughout the year.

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Apple releases OS X 10.9.1 with Mail fixes

If "solutions for a buggy Mail app" was on your holiday wish list, Apple has delivered: The company released an update to OS X Mavericks Monday that purportedly fixes several of the Mail app issues users ran into.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Voyage in the third (and a half) dimension

This week's Mac app roundup opens up your Mac to the wonderful world of fractals as well as helping you organize and manipulate your images, keep an eye on your personal finances, and even design your backyard.

Mavericks Dictation vs. Dragon Dictate: How good is OS X's built-in tool?

OS X Mavericks boasts a much improved built-in dictation tool. But how improved is it, really? David Sparks pits it against the established Mac transcription champ, Dragon Dictate.

Tiny GarageBand update a welcome Mac App Store sight

Wednesday's GarageBand 10.0.1 update was less than 30MB. And that gives hope that more MAS changes will come in the form of small delta updates.

The Week in Mac Apps: Perspective is everything

In this week's Mac app roundup, we have apps that help you find some perspective (and correct it), organize your life (and your business), and even discover your family's ancestry.

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This is Tim: Apple's CEO on New categories, China growth, and free updates

During Apple's usual conference call with analysts, CEO Tim Cook took time to talk about the iPhone 5S, channel inventory, the difference between the iPhone 4S and the 5C, and more. Here’s an edited transcript of what Cook had to say on Tuesday about Apple’s most recent quarter.

The Week in Mac Apps: Clean like a whistle

A number of titles in this week's Mac app roundup want to keep your system clean and running smoothly like the finely tuned precision machine that it's meant to be. If maintenance is not on your mind, though, we've got your artistic side covered, with a bit of organization to keep you focused.

Get to know OS X Mavericks: System Preferences

What's changed in System Preferences under Mavericks? Find out here.

Sync contacts and calendars with your iPhone via iTunes? Not in Mavericks you don't

Mavericks apparently removes the ability to sync your contacts and calendars via iTunes with your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.