iMac News

Mac Sales Up for Apple as iMac Supply Constraints Ease

Posted on 19/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

2012 iMac Thumb

A new report shows that Apple’s U.S. Mac sales grew 14% year-over-year in the January-February timeframe. While this is down from the 31% growth seen in January alone, it still displays solid numbers as Apple’s iMac supply shortages appear to be easing.


Apple Releases New Budget-Friendly $1099 21.5-Inch iMac for Educational Institutions

Posted on 05/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

2012 iMac Thumb

Apple quietly released a new, updated version of their 21.5-inch base-level iMac today, with a cheaper $1099 price tag ($200 less than the consumer base pricing). The machine is specifically targeted towards educational institutions, and uses a less expensive Intel Core i3 processor, and an integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000 chip rather than the usual discrete GPU.


Apple’s New iMacs Now Shipping ‘Within 24 Hours’ in U.S. and Canada Online Stores

Posted on 05/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Apple Ship Thumb

It appears that Apple is finally catching up with demand for their ultra-thin new iMacs, despite facing initial production issues and supply constraints for the devices. After recently updating their iMac ship times to 1-3 days, Apple has now improved their estimates once again to reflect 24-hour ship times in their North American online stores.


Keep Your Eye on Refurbished Apple Device Deals at RefurbMe

Posted on 23/02/2013 by Chris Hauk


One great way to save money when buy Apple gear is to go the refurbished route. Unlike some companies refurb items, Apple refurbs are as good as new. But short of checking the Apple website every 10 minutes, how do you know when a refurbished model that you’ve been looking for is on sale? Meet RefurbMe.


20 inch iMac G4 Becomes Ivy Bridge Hackintosh In Awesome Mod

Posted on 22/01/2013 by Henry Taylor-Gill

imac g4

The iMac G4 will always be considered one of Apple’s most iconic designs, and were it not for it’s G4 processor, I’m sure many would be using it today. However Dremel Junkie, who’s done many Mac mods in the past, has hacked the iMac G4 and turned it into a modern Ivy Bridge Hackintosh running OS X 10.8.


21.5 Inch iMac Shipping Times Slip To 2-3 Weeks

Posted on 21/01/2013 by Henry Taylor-Gill

New iMac Thumb 2

In line with reports that manufacturing the new iMacs has been problematic for Apple, shipping estimates for the 21.5 inch model in the UK and France have now dropped to 2-3 weeks.


Kuo: Apple Shipped 52 Million iPhones in Q4

Posted on 16/01/2013 by Chris Hauk

iPhone 5 Apple Thumb 5

Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities says Apple will post positive results for the fourth quarter of 2012, with strong iOS device sales making up for iPad mini and iMac supply chain issues.


How to use Boot Camp On a Mac With a 3TB Fusion Drive

Posted on 03/01/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Fusion Drive Thumb

If you’re among the disappointed users who bought a new 2012 iMac with a 3TB Fusion Drive, only to discover that you could not use Boot Camp on your $2000+ piece of equipment, there’s good news for you! The folks at Twocanoes have devised a workaround to trick your Mac into installing Windows via Boot Camp anyway!


Friend Activity