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Apple commits to run off 100% renewable energy

Apple joined with 77 other corporations around the world in committing to using electricity from 100% renewable sources to run its data centers and offices around the globe.

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macOS Sierra is now available

Apple latest version of its Mac operating system is on the App Store.

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macOS Sierra review: Mixing iOS with OS X to make a better Mac

With Sierra, Apple takes advantage of its entire ecosystem to the benefit the Mac.

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Which Macs can run macOS Sierra?

Check the compatibility list to see if you can install the latest Mac operating system.

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Apple Pay coming to 200,000-plus websites, not just in-store or in-app

Apple Pay on websites launched on Tuesday with the release of iOS 10 and will hit Mac desktops when macOS Sierra launches next week.

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Apple to spring macOS Sierra on Sept. 20

Apple will release Sierra, this year's edition of the Mac's operating system, on Sept. 20.

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Apple quashes 3 zero-days with emergency Mac update

Apple on Thursday issued an emergency security update for the Mac, patching the same trio of vulnerabilities the company already fixed on the iPhone.

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BitTorrent client is found distributing Mac-based malware

A popular BitTorrent client called Transmission has again been found distributing Mac-based malware, months after it was used to spread a strand of ransomware.

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Apple updates macOS Sierra beta (yes, again)

Sierra dev beta 8 and Public Beta 7 are now available.

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Apple could release new Macs in October

The MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, and iMac updates we've been waiting for could be getting close, and Apple is reportedly planning new software features for the iPad Pro.

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Vintage Apple-1 sells for $815K to Hollywood couple

An Apple-1 computer sold last week for $815,000, falling short of an aggressive auction estimate for what's thought to be a pre-production model.

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Microsoft upgrades Mac Office to 64-bit for all customers

Microsoft on Monday released 64-bit versions of its Office 2016 applications for the Mac.

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macOS Sierra's beta cadence points to October launch

Apple's macOS Sierra has been on a slower tempo of preview releases than El Capitan in 2015, hinting that the upgrade will launch in October.

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iPad Pro or MacBook? The best Apple gear for college

Heading to college? Take the right tech. We'll tell you what Macs and iPads to buy today—and what to pass on until it's updated.

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Apple pitches iPad Pro as computer

Although Apple has recently implied that its iPad Pro tablet could replace a PC, the nascent ad campaign does not signal a change in strategy.

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How to organize your Mac's menu bar

The Mac’s menu bar is a handy place for quick access to apps and system preferences. But it can easily be a crowded space.

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