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Apple releases SMC updates for MacBook Air, MacBook Pro

Did you buy a new MacBook recently? If so, Apple has something for you: SMC Updates.

Why better Mac battery life is a big deal for Apple

Mavericks, the tenth OS X release, focuses heavily on longer battery life, as does the new MacBook Air. Here's why improving the power usage of the next generation of computers is a big deal for Apple and for consumers.

The Week in Mac Accessories: Brand new bag

Papa's got a brand new bag. Several bags, in fact: Our latest roundup of Mac gear features all sorts of ways to keep your computer safe from scratches, drops, hacking, and your dirty, dirty hands.

Essential Back-to-School Accessories

Essential back-to-school Apple accessories

School is almost here, which means it’s time to make sure your favorite Mac-using student has the right gear. From headphones to hubs, and keyboards to covers, here are some of our favorites.

Mac Gems: Be a better MacBook battery manager with Battery Health

Battery Health provides detailed battery information so you can keep track of your laptop's battery life.

Play Crysis (like, decently) on a MacBook Air with this graphics card hack

Larry Gadea's external graphics card hack won't make you better at Crysis, but it'll make a MacBook Air handle it smoothly.

Remains of the Day: It's new to you

The Mac mini may be due for a refresh, Verizon takes the iPhone import ban to the very top, and Apple may have to dig around in the sofa cushions to pay off the ebook pricefixing case.

Pecking order: Typing with cerebral palsy

Steven Aquino suffers from cerebral palsy, which makes typing difficult. Here's how he overcomes those problems.

Remains of the Day: Quick hits

Apple debates how to give your iPhone the finger(print), Google Maps goes on a destructive rampage, and development of the fabled iWatch may hinge upon an all-star cast.

The Macalope Weekly: Works of fiction

Technology is a great place to let your imagination run wild! Apparently.