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iMovie update demonstrates the capabilities of Force Touch trackpads

iMovie update demonstrates the capabilities of Force Touch trackpads

The Taptic Engine inside Apple’s new Force Touch trackpad, which is built into the new MacBook and MacBook Pro, does more than just provide a satisfying click. As the latest iMovie for Mac update demonstrates, it also has the potential to help us “feel” apps.

Apple releases fourth OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite beta to developers; second public beta to testers

Apple releases fourth OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite beta to developers; second public beta to testers

Apple has just seeded the fourth OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite beta (build number: 14D105g) to developers, and the second public beta to testers.

Here’s how Apple’s new Force Touch Trackpad works

Here’s how Apple’s new Force Touch Trackpad works

Apple surprised everyone by unveiling the all-new 12-inch MacBook at the Spring Forward media event. It may not cater to everyone’s requirement, but the engineering that has gone behind creating the new MacBook is quite mind-blowing.

John Gruber claims Apple invented new USB-C standard

John Gruber claims Apple invented new USB-C standard

Apple overhauled almost everything for its brand new MacBook — including its connectivity options. Gone are the USB ports and MagSafe connector that has long been a trademark of Apple notebooks, and in comes USB-C, a brand new, do-it-all standard that John Gruber claims Apple invented.

Apple seeds third OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite beta to developers [Update: Includes Force Touch APIs]

Apple seeds third OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite beta to developers [Update: Includes Force Touch APIs]

On February 23, Apple seeded the second beta for OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite to tester and developers, and now, several weeks later, the third beta (build: 14D98g) has been released.

Apple Watch, new 12-inch MacBook and ResearchKit Event Roundup: All the news and announcements from today’s event

Apple Watch, new 12-inch MacBook and ResearchKit Event Roundup: All the news and announcements from today’s event

Apple today took an event that was supposed to focus on the Apple Watch and turned it into a multi-part announcement that covered the Apple TV, MacBooks, medical research and finally the Watch. If you missed the event or just need a synopsis of what was announced, we have the highlights from today so you can catch up on all the details quickly and easily. Read on to find out more about Apple’s many product announcements!

OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 Public Beta with Photos app is now available for download

OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 Public Beta with Photos app is now available for download

OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 public beta is now available for download. The beta is available to users who signed up for Apple’s OS X public beta program, which was launched last year.

You can now run the Windows 10 Technical Preview on your Mac with Parallels Desktop

You can now run the Windows 10 Technical Preview on your Mac with Parallels Desktop

Want a taste of what’s to come for those who use Windows? With the latest version of Parallels Desktop 10, you can run Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 Technical Preview on your Mac without even leaving Yosemite.

First look: All-new Photos for OS X

First look: All-new Photos for OS X


Apple last year announced that it was sunsetting Aperture and iPhoto and replacing it with Photos for OS X. Though there has been much discussion about Photos for the Mac, the first version of the software was released today to developers as part OS X 10.10.3.  While still in the early stages of development, the app is receiving favorable accolades by reviewers at MacWorld and Yahoo Tech.  Read on the first impressions for Photos for the Mac. 

Macs fill up the press gallery during the President’s State of the Union address, making it look like an Apple ad

Macs fill up the press gallery during the President’s State of the Union address, making it look like an Apple ad

On Tuesday, January 20, the President of the United States held the annual State of the Union address. Above the stage, the press gallery held quite an event of its own.