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Apple updates Pages, Keynote, and Numbers for iOS

Pages, Keynote, and Numbers for iOS all received major compatibility updates that make it easier to collaborate and share items with iWork for Mac and Microsoft Office.

Apple releases Supplemental Update 2.0 for Mountain Lion 10.8.2

Apple on Tuesday released a Mountain Lion update for 2012 Mac systems.

A Halloween treat for Linux and Mac users: CrossOver is free today

Now available with 12 months of support, this software lets Windows apps run on other platforms.


One month in, iOS 6's Passbook barely passes go

It's been a month since Apple's new Passbook feature hit the streets, but Dan Moren thinks the feature still needs some time in the oven.

iCloud: Sharing done wrong

Why does iCloud have to make it so cumbersome to share files between apps and people? Dan Moren thinks that it's time Apple made a push to share and share alike.

Weekly Wrap

Weekly Wrap: iPhone 5 tips, iPad mini theories, and remembering Steve

It's already October. That means that it's just a few weeks to Halloween, and then a few more to Thanksgiving, and then it's time to start feeling holly and jolly, whoa nelly, let's pause and take a break with another edition of the The Weekly Wrap.

Apple releases Supplemental Update 1.0 for Mountain Lion 10.8.2

Apple on Thursday rolled out a minor update for users of 10.8.2 addressing a few rare bugs.

iOS 6 arrives on Sep. 19

Apple announced at Wednesday's press event that the newest version of the company's mobile operating system, iOS 6, would be available for users to download on September 19.

Apple plugs Java hole, shifts away from plug-in

By turning off Java by default, Apple is making customers choose whether to take the risk in using the troubled browser software

Previewing Apple's Sept. 12 event

Nobody knows what Apple has in store for its special press event next week, but we've got a panel of Macworld editors ready to make their best guesses.

HP releases two beta versions of open-source webOS

Hewlett-Packard has released two beta versions of its open source webOS -- one for developers that runs on the Ubuntu Linux desktop, and one intended to help developers port webOS to new devices

Introducing Macworld's Mountain Lion Installation Guide

Still waiting to upgrade to Mountain Lion? Let Dan Frakes by your guide with everything you need to know about the process in Macworld's latest ebook.

Parallels launches Desktop 8 for Mac

Parallels on Thursday announced the launch of Parallels Desktop 8 for Mac, the latest generation of its applications that lets users run Windows on Mac computers.