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The Week in Mac Apps: Blinks helps you combat eye fatigue from heavy Mac use

This week’s roundup of new Mac apps also brings you a Gmail client for your desktop, a quick refresher on the periodic table of elements, and a little something that keeps an eye out for uninvited guests.

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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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Zero-day exploit lets App Store malware steal OS X and iOS passwords

A new research paper reveals methods for OS X and iOS malware that makes it into the App Store to steal passwords and app data, as well as hijack session tokens.

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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.


5 things Apple is doing to please developers

Version 2.0 of Swift and upgraded frameworks for Watch apps are on the way

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WWDC 2015: Presenting the Apple Design Award winners

Crossy Road, Fantastical 2, and Pacemaker are but a few of the apps to take home a trophy.

WWDC 2015: The top 3 biggest reveals

Siri gets smarter. Apple Watch gets much more useful. And is Apple Music poised to kill other streaming music services by offering every feature imaginable?

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Apple frees casual iOS developers of membership requirement

Pro developers only have to pay $99 a year to develop for OS X, iOS and Apple Watch

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Apple reveals OS X 10.11 El Capitan, promising better speed and other upgrades

From pinning web pages to showing multiple desktops, This OS X upgrade includes welcome improvements to Safari, Mail and more.

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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