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A new Mac Pro: What we'd like to see

There's a reasonable chance that we'll see a new Mac Pro (or its successor) unveiled at WWDC. Some Macworld staff members and senior contributors share their wishlists for what such a new Mac should include.

Mac OS X 10.8.4 fixes iMessage ordering issue, more

Apple has released Mac OS X 10.8.4, including a fixes for iMessage ordering, Safari 6.0.5, and other feature improvements and security patches.

Remains of the Day: Graphic content

Apple's brought on engineers to help its image(s), the Mac Pro appears to be heading towards the big tech graveyard, and might more targeted ads be in Cupertino's (and our) future?

Evernote can now remind you to update your notes

Now users can have the Evernote service prompt them to stop and record whatever information is needed to complete a task.

OmniPresence, the Omni Group's new cloud sync service, hits all the right buttons

Privacy. Simplicity. Power. Openness. The Omni Group's upcoming OmniPresence cloud sync service has the makings of an excellent player in a crowded marketplace -- and the company's choice to give it away for free could create a new standard for syncing on Apple's platforms.

Hands on: Minbox merges email and the cloud for frictionless file sharing

Sharing files is often an exercise in patience, marred by slow upload speeds and complex workflows. Minbox, a newly-launched free service for OS X, aims to change all that.

Remains of the Day: Shape up, ship out

iOS devices are in the army now, Intel's former CEO recounts his Apple misstep, and Apple's got its work cut out for its WWDC keynote.

Developer-signed Mac spyware found on Angolan activist's computer

Previously unknown Mac OS X spyware, signed with a valid Apple Developer ID, has turned up on the laptop of an activist from Angola at a human rights conference in Norway.

Born Apple: Six famous Windows apps that debuted on the Mac

Benj Edwards takes a look at some of the most famous applications in the world that were first developed for the Mac.

Advice from an Apple tech: When your Mac gets too toasty

What are the long-term effects of overheating on a Mac? Beyond warmer temperatures and additional noise from the fan working overtime to cool its operating environment, you can expect to see slower performance.