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Summary: Slimmer iPads and iMacs highlight avalanche of Apple updates

The iPad mini was the marquee addition to Apple's product lineup on Tuesday, but it was the only hardware Apple unveiled. In addition to the smaller version of its tablet, Apple released a new generation of its full-sized iPad as well as new iMac, MacBook Pro, and Mac mini models.

Apple slims down iMac in latest update

At Tuesday's press event, the company introduced a redesigned iMac that Apple senior vice president Phil Schiller called "the most beautiful Mac we have ever made."

Apple unveils Fusion Drive for new iMac and Mac mini

Apple introduced its new Fusion Drive technology on Tuesday, a hybrid drive that merges a 128GB flash drive with a 1TB or 3TB hard drive all into a single logical volume for the iMac and Mac mini.

Preview of Apple's "A Little More to Show" event

Podcast host Chris Breen is joined by Dan Frakes, Dan Moren, and Lex Friedman to discuss Apple's upcoming "A Little More to Show" event.

Apple quietly extends 1TB iMac Seagate replacement program

If you have a 1TB iMac with a built-in Seagate drive, it may be eligible for replacement by Apple.

The five weirdest Macs of all time

In its 36 years in business, Apple has produced hundreds of computer models in a dizzying array of sizes, styles, and capabilities. Here are the five weirdest.

Asustek to launch iMac rival in September

Asustek plans to launch an iMac rival in September, the Eee Monitor.

Aluminum keyboard loses its luster

Jonathan Seff changes his mind on Apple’s aluminum iMac keyboard design, finding it a bit too hard to type on.

From the Lab: Comparing new iMacs to older models

When Apple releases new hardware, it’s usually not owners of the previous models that are looking to upgrade—rather, it’s people who own older systems. With that in mind, Macworld Lab compares the test results for the latest iMacs to some older models, including a Core Duo-based iMac and an iMac G5.

Mac shopping advice

Once you've picked which Mac you want to buy, there are still some important decisions left. Namely, where to purchase it, and what else you need to consider adding beyond what comes standard in the box.