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The best Apple Black Friday deals [Buyer's Guide]

With Black Friday (November 28th) right around the corner, millions of Americans will spend all night shopping for the best deals in technology. Apple products are always a big hit, so here’s a roundup of all the best deals on iPhones, iPads, Macs, accessories, and more, from all of the top retailers. We’ve even included a “schedule” with store opening…

What to expect at Apple’s October event: iPads, Macs, Apple TV and more…

It’s here. It’s official. After months of speculation, Apple has confirmed it is holding a media event on October 16. As usual, the company’s cryptic, or tongue-in-cheek, media invite reveals little about what we’re likely to see at the event, but we’ve seen and heard enough over the past few months to be able to speculate as to what will be on show in a…

Apple promoting tax-free holiday purchases in the US

    Apple will cut sales tax charges for purchases made in-store and online during the tax-free holiday, which in most states is August 1 to August 3. Tax-free purchases are also eligible to take advantage of Apple’s “Back to School” promotion, which gives consumers the addition of an Apple Store gift card when they purchase a Mac, an…

Apple isn’t merging iOS and OS X, it’s making them better together

A lot of things have been said about iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite “proving” that Apple is on the path to merging the two systems into one, overarching system that will eventually run on both of the platforms (a la Microsoft Windows). Well, that couldn’t be further from the truth. Sure, the visual language of OS X was shaped by iOS 7 with its gradients and…

OS X Yosemite public beta will be available for download tomorrow

  Apple promised a public beta for Mac OS X Yosemite at WWDC last month and starting Thursday, July 24, Apple will be sending out invitations via email to test out the beta version of Yosemite. The invitations will be going out to the first million people that signed up through the public beta program. If you haven’t signed up for the public…

Apple to release OS X Yosemite public beta later this month

At WWDC, Apple said that it will release a public beta of Yosemite sometime this summer, which will mark the first time Apple has released a public beta of a new OS X version in over a decade. Apple is planning to release the OS X Yosemite public beta later this month, according to 9to5Mac’s sources. Apple released a Developer Preview of Yosemite…