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Apple Announces New iMac With Faster Intel Processors, New Graphics & Next-Gen Wi-Fi

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Apple has today announced a new iMac update which sees the latest fourth-generation Intel quad-core Haswell processors, new graphics, next-generation Wi-Fi, and faster PCIe flash storage options added to the popular all-in-one desktop.

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Apple’s New 27-Inch iMac Now Available Refurbished With Up To 15% Off

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Apple is now offering its latest 27-inch iMac refurbished with up to 15% off via the Apple Online Store. Prices start at $1,529 as opposed to the normal $1,800 for the entry-level machine, which offers a 2.9GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB of RAM, and a 1TB hard drive.

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Apple’s New 21.5-Inch iMac Is Now Available To Order With Shipping In 1-3 Days

Apple’s New 21.5-Inch iMac Is Now Available To Order With Shipping In 1-3 Days

Order yours today!

Apple promised us its new 21.5-inch iMac would go on sale in November, and it has just about met that deadline. You can now order the Cupertino company’s sexy new all-in-one via its online store, with shipping in 1-3 business days. The 27-inch model is also available to order, but that one will take 2-3 weeks to ship.

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Modbook Pro Brings OS X To The Tablet, Pre-Orders Start October 3

Modbook Pro Brings OS X To The Tablet, Pre-Orders Start October 3

The closest you’ll get to an iPad running OS X.

Have you ever looked at your iPad and wished it ran OS X, Apple’s desktop operating system? I have — like when I attempted to use WordPress in mobile Safari. But a Mac-powered tablet is no longer just a dream, thanks to the Modbook Pro. The Modbook Pro comes with all the benefits you get with an iPad, such as a touchscreen and excellent portability, but it runs Mountain Lion. And you can pre-order yours from October 3.

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Why Microsoft’s New Surface Tablet Will Have A Surprising Impact On The iPad [Opinion]

Why Microsoft’s New Surface Tablet Will Have A Surprising Impact On The iPad [Opinion]

This is the first tablet Apple will need to be aware of.

Since its debut back in 2009, the iPad has dominated the tablet market. At the time of writing this piece, the device holds around 55% of the market share in the United States. Rival tablets from the likes of Amazon, Samsung, and HTC have tried to do battle with it, but they’ve had very little impact on its success.

But there is one tablet that Apple will need to keep its eye on: Microsoft’s new Surface. It’s already being dubbed an “iPad killer” by some, and although we’re skeptical the Windows-powered slate will “kill” Apple’s device, there are a number of reasons why the “Pro” variant will have more of an impact than you think.

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Best Buy Discounts New MacBook Pro, MacBook Air By Up To $140

Best Buy Discounts New MacBook Pro, MacBook Air By Up To $140

Save a small fortune on your new Apple notebook buy ordering from Best Buy.

It’s been just three weeks since Apple issued refreshes to its MacBook Air and MacBook Pro, and already they’re on sale at Best Buy, with up to $140 off the MSRP. That means you can pick up the base model MacBook Pro with Retina display — with a 2.3GHz Intel Core i7 processor, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD — for $2,089.

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You Can Now Pick Up A 2011 MacBook Pro For Just $200… If You Don’t Mind Bullet Wounds [Update]

You Can Now Pick Up A 2011 MacBook Pro For Just $200… If You Don’t Mind Bullet Wounds [Update]

"There's a hole in my MacBook, dear Liza, dear Liza."

There are a long list of advantages that come with owning a Mac, but premium machines come with premium price tags. As such, we’re always on the lookout for fantastic deals on Apple’s latest releases, and we’ve found a terrific one on Craigslist. For just $200, you can pick up a late-2011 13-inch MacBook Pro with a 2.4GHz Core i5 processor and 4GB of RAM.

There’s only one caveat: You’ll have to work around six massive bullet wounds.

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New iMacs With Core i5 & i7 Ivy Bridge Processors Will Launch In June Or July [Rumor]

New iMacs With Core i5 & i7 Ivy Bridge Processors Will Launch In June Or July [Rumor]

The new iMac is expected to boast a new processor, anti-reflective glass, and a new look.

The latest iMac refresh is now just three or four months away, according to a “reliable tipster,” and they’ll introduce Intel’s next-generation Core i5 and Core i7 Ivy Bridge processors to Apple’s all-in-one desktop line.

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Apple’s MacBook Air Nearly Shipped With An AMD Processor In 2011 [Report]

Apple’s MacBook Air Nearly Shipped With An AMD Processor In 2011 [Report]

Apple updated its hugely popular MacBook Air last year to introduce Intel’s Core i5 and Core i7 processors. But the Cupertino company very nearly shipped the ultraportable with an AMD chip instead. An employee for AMD has confirmed that it was very close to striking a deal with Apple, but AMD’s poor production yields meant that Intel was a better option.

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Apple Launches Faster MacBook Pro Lineup With Increased Storage

Apple Launches Faster MacBook Pro Lineup With Increased Storage

We’ve seen a number of rumors surrounding a MacBook Pro refresh in recent weeks, and just as expected, the latest models hit the Apple online store this morning. In addition to increased storage for some models, there are speed improvements across the board with faster Intel Core i5 and i7 processors.

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