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Apple’s powerful Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR coming in December

After unveiling it back in June, Apple today bumped back the launch date for the 2019 Mac Pro. This powerful pro-grade product will be available, alongside the high-end Pro Display XDR screen,

Today in Apple history: Apple puts 1,000 songs in your pocket with first-gen iPod

October 23, 2001: Apple CEO Steve Jobs introduces the first iPod, a device capable of holding an entire music library in a highly portable package. The first-generation device boasts a 5GB hard drive

Apple shows off new services, then kills AirPower [Cult of Mac Magazine No. 290]

Apple pulls back the curtain on its wily master plan, giving us our first glimpse at a squeaky-clean new TV service, an ambitious subscription videogame service, a slightly familiar-sounding magazine

How to watch Apple’s ‘It’s show time’ event

There are plenty of ways to follow today’s ‘It’s Show Time’ Apple event. Here’s how to watch it on your iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple TV, PC, or even at a real life Apple Store. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and

New iPad Air and iPad mini deliver blazing-fast performance [Updated]

A new iPad Air with a larger 10.5-inch display and a fifth-generation iPad mini are available to order now from Apple.com. Both feature a blazing-fast A12 Bionic chip, improved displays with True

Today in Apple history: iPod nano gets colorful aluminum upgrade

September 25, 2006: Apple ships its second-generation iPod nano, offering a fancy redesign of the pocket-size original. Among the new iPod nano’s improvements is a slimmer, anodized aluminum casing, a

Today in Apple history: iPhone 5 brings big changes, new EarPods

September 12, 2012: Apple introduces the iPhone 5, with a super-slim form factor that makes it the thinnest smartphone in the world. The new iPhone also brings impressive upgrades such as a greatly

Today in Apple history: iMac G3 arrives to save Apple

August 15, 1998: The iMac G3 — Apple’s brightly colored, translucent Macintosh relaunch — goes on sale to a rabid audience. Steve Jobs’ first major new product since returning to Apple, the

Today in Apple history: Original Mac Pro packs serious Intel power

August 7, 2006: Apple unleashes the Mac Pro, a high-end desktop computer that complete’s the company’s transition to Intel processors. Built for computation-heavy tasks like 3D rendering and

Today in Apple history: It’s time for Apple Watch

April 24, 2015: It’s time for the official release of the Apple Watch, the wearable device Tim Cook describes as the “next chapter in Apple history.” Fans, having endured a seven-month wait since the

Today in Apple history: First iPad reviews hail a true game-changer

March 31, 2010: The world gets its first sense of how the iPad measures up, as the first reviews hit the internet. The consensus? That there’s no Flash, no USB, no multitasking — but that it’s a whole

Today in Apple history: Apple pays to use ‘iPad’ name

March 26, 2010: Apple ends a trademark dispute with Japanese multinational Fujitsu over the name “iPad” in the United States. It comes two months after Steve Jobs first showed off the iPad, and around