Tag Archives: iMac

Apple seeds macOS 10.12 beta 7 to developers

Today Apple has seeded its seventh beta of macOS 10.12 to developers. MacOS 10.12 Sierra packs some relatively major features such as Auto Unlock via Apple Watch, Apple Pay via iPhone, and Siri finally makes it debut on the Mac. The update is currently available for both developers and public beta testers.  It’s not recommended to install this beta…

Apple seeds macOS 10.12 beta 6 to developers

Along with other betas going out today, Apple has seeded its sixth beta of macOS 10.12 to developers. MacOS 10.12 Sierra packs some relatively major features such as Auto Unlock via Apple Watch, Apple Pay via iPhone, and Siri finally makes it debut on the Mac. The update is currently now available for developers only.  It’s not recommended to install…

Apple discontinues Thunderbolt Display

After 5 years of existence, the Apple Thunderbolt Display has been discontinued. In a statement to iMore, an Apple spokesperson said the following: We’re discontinuing the Apple Thunderbolt Display. It will be available through Apple.com, Apple’s retail stores and Apple Authorized Resellers while supplies last. There are a number of great third-party…

TiP Year in Review: First generation products, services, and more

2015 was a big year for Apple, the company unveiled a lot of new first-generation products, services, and accessories. There’s a lot to cover and this could easily become a long 3,000 word post (post edit: it is), but we’ll only be going over the essentials. Products Starting in March with Apple’s Spring Forward event, the company first started with…

Apple has made select early 2008 to late 2009 Macs obsolete

Today Apple has updated their list of vintage and obsolete products making the 32GB iPod touch (1st generation), second-generation Time Capsule, and select early 2008 to late 2009 Macs obsolete. Products on this list are no longer supported by Apple, therefore are not eligible for hardware repairs. Apple says that products older than five years are…

Apple granted Touch ID sensor on Mac patent from 2007

Apple may have first brought Touch ID to the iPhone 5s first, but they have been working on fingerprint sensors since 2007, according to a patent that has just been approved. However, the illustration for the patent shows a fingerprint sensor on a laptop that looks even older than MacBooks back in 2007. A finger sensing apparatus may include a finger…

New 4K 21.5-inch iMac on its way

This year Apple surprised us at its iPhone event in September. It seemed as though Apple tried to shove everything into one event. However, there was no mention of the Macs. According to 9to5Mac, a new 4K 21.5-inch iMac is in the works and will be released sometime next week, with a release as early as October 13. The report does mention that Apple does…

KGI: iMacs with upgraded CPUs, displays slated for Q3

Apple is expected to sell 1 million iMacs this upcoming quarter. The iMac line will be refreshed with new CPUs and display in order to hit that sales figure, says KGI security analyst, Ming-Chi Kuo. Kuo believes the iMac line will grow 100 percent quarter-over-quarter with an estimated 1 million units sold for the quarter ending in…

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…