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All the latest Apple news, featuring developments on the iPhone, iPad, Macbooks, OS X and much more.

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Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

Though it's not a complete system or interface overhaul, Mountain Lion's improved core apps and new features make it well worth the $19.99 price.

July 25, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating July 25, 2012

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Windows Phone 8

Windows Phone 8 is absolutely worth using, especially if you enjoy a simpler, bolder interface. However, if you need a robust app selection now, stick with the more fully formed Android and iOS.

October 29, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating October 29, 2012

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Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard

The grace of Leopard's interface enhancements makes productivity more pleasurable with a Mac, as more than 300 functional and fun features top off this update.

October 25, 2007

4 stars Editors' rating October 25, 2007
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Apple Mac OS X 10.4

Though its new user features have mixed appeal, Tiger's technological changes and speed improvements make this an enticing upgrade, especially for those who passed on Panther.

February 1, 2007

4 stars Editors' rating February 1, 2007
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Acer Chromebook 13

One of the nicer-looking and better-performing Chrome OS systems, the 13-inch Acer Chromebook adds some zip by ditching Intel for an Nvidia processor, but also hits a few issues with popular Chrome apps.

September 4, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating September 4, 2014
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Firefox OS phones go on sale, sell out instantly, site crashes

The Geeksphone Keon and Peak with Mozilla's Firefox OS software sold out almost immediately online.

By April 23, 2013

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Instant-on OS gets Adobe photo-editing support

Photoshop.com comes to Phoenix Technologies' HyperSpace platform for Netbooks and laptops.

By June 15, 2009

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Mac OS X 10.2 Jaguar

Take a good, hard look at Mac OS X 10.2 if you're adding a Mac to a Windows network--Jaguar's new tools can't be beat. But home users, beware the $129 upgrade price if you're not looking for networking options.

August 21, 2002

4 stars Editors' rating August 21, 2002
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Auto-forward important mail to your phone as a text message

Set your email app to forward messages from a particular sender to your phone's SMS address automatically.

By March 25, 2014

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Hands-on: HyperSpace by Phoenix joins the instant-on fray

Phoenix is jumping into the action with its HyperSpace OS, as featured on a handful of new Lenovo laptops including the S10 Netbook.

By January 5, 2009