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Winners Announced for 2012 Apple Design Awards

Posted on 12/06/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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As part of yesterday’s WWDC festivities, Apple announced the winners of the annual Apple Design Awards, recognizing developers of 11 different apps for their excellent work in creating innovate, functional, and well-designed apps.


Apple Kills Off 17-inch MacBook Pro

Posted on 12/06/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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The 17-inch MacBook Pro was completely absent from Apple’s announcements yesterday. And beyond being neglected, the 17-inch MacBook Pro was also removed from Apple’s online store. Murdered. Buried in the rain.


Apple Exec: Revamped iMacs and Mac Pros Coming in 2013

Posted on 12/06/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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While the Mac Pro did get a quiet lackluster update yesterday, the iMac wasn’t mentioned at all, leaving some eager updaters wondering why. New York Times technology consultant David Pogue may have an answer!


Review: Haypi Dragon Brings Destruction to iOS

Posted on 12/06/2012 by Jim Gresham

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An immensely deep iOS game with a full list of RPG-like power ups, Haypi Dragon is an intriguing mix of multiple platforms. Enjoy hours of fun in this universal app while pummeling your opponents with fire, ice, and bombs!


Review: Magican System Monitor and Cleaner for Mac

Posted on 12/06/2012 by Jim Gresham


Magican is developed by self-proclaimed Mac fans to optimize systems and deliver a product across multiple outlets. After a run at other applications, Magican is the combination of previous software, user suggestions, and feedback.


Apple Introduces New MagSafe Adapter & Thunderbolt Accessories

Posted on 12/06/2012 by Chris Hauk


With all the huge announcements today by Apple at their Worldwide Developers Conference, understandably some announcements were a little underwhelming, but still important in their own right. Apple has released new Thunderbolt accessories and a MagSafe adapter for their line of Mac computers.


WWDC 2012 Keynote: New Products and Updates Galore!

Posted on 12/06/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler


Apple made a lot of waves today as they kicked oFf the 2012 World-Wide Developers Conference with a spectacular keynote, at which the company introduces a number of new products and innovations.


Video of WWDC 2012 Keynote Now Available Online

Posted on 12/06/2012 by Chris Hauk

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Apple has posted a video of the opening keynote of the 2012 Worldwide Developers Conference on its website. Since Apple did not broadcast the keynote live, this will be an excellent opportunity to view the exciting announcements from this morning’s keynote.


Apple Quietly Releases All-New AirPort Express

Posted on 11/06/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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In addition to other refreshed products not mentioned at today’s WWDC keynote, Apple also launched a brand new AirPort Express, featuring simultaneous dual-band 802.11n Wi-Fi, as well as an all-new design.


Apple Releases New iPad ‘Smart Case’

Posted on 11/06/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple released a new iPad accessory today: the iPad Smart Case, which offers the exact same functionality as the current Smart Cover, but adds protection for the rear of the device as well as the front.


Hands On With The New Retina MacBook Pro (Video)

Posted on 11/06/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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While we’ll have to wait a while to get the new MacBook Pro with Retina display shipped to us, MacTrast contributor Nate Chiger has managed to grab us some nice footage of Apple’s fancy new MacBook!


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