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Apple Mac Mini (2014)

While its sealed-case limitations will turn off power users, Apple's least expensive Mac delivers a solid OS X experience in a compact box with similar performance to the entry-level MacBook Air and iMac models.

By February 11, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating February 11, 2015
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Best desktops of 2015

The PCs in this list represent what I consider the current best examples in computing design, and they're more than just the sum of their parts.


Parallels Desktop 10 for Mac

Integration with Mac OS X Yosemite and a fair price make Parallels Desktop 10 the best Mac system virtualization option, despite a confusing installation process.

By August 27, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating August 27, 2014
Editors' Take

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite

From new Continuity features to smaller, useful tweaks across core apps, Mac OS X Yosemite is a must download for Mac users.

By October 16, 2014

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Editors' Take

Apple Photos for Mac OS X Yosemite

Apple's Photos for Mac OS X Yosemite combines an iOS-like interface with advanced editing tools familiar to desktop users. CNET takes a closer look at the developer release.

By February 5, 2015

Coming to OSX Yosemite


Apple Mac Pro

Apple radically re-imagines the professional desktop with the new Mac Pro, featuring a design that looks fantastic and offers genuine breakthrough advantages. But, consumer-level Apple enthusiasts should note that this product isn't specifically targeted at them and DIY upgraders will lament the loss of traditional desktop tower flexibility.

By December 20, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating December 20, 2013

Microsoft Surface Book vs. Surface Pro 4 vs. Surface Pro 3 vs. MacBook Pro

Which Surface makes the most sense for you? Here's how they stack up against one another, and against the Apple competition.

By October 6, 2015


Microsoft Surface Pro 4 vs. Apple MacBook Air vs. Apple iPad Pro vs. Google Pixel C

Microsoft has taken the wrapping off the latest version of its two-in-one Surface Pro device -- let's see how it stacks up against its chief competitors.

By October 6, 2015


How to use Split View in OS X El Capitan

Viewing two apps side by side on a Mac just got a lot easier.

By September 30, 2015


Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks

As it's a free upgrade that gives you more apps, improved features across the board, and better performance, there is really no reason not to get Mavericks on your Mac.

By October 24, 2013

4.5 stars Editors' rating October 24, 2013

Get a MusicAir Mini Bluetooth receiver for $6.99

Forget that insanely expensive Google Chromecast Audio. This gadget adds wireless smarts to any speakers or headphones. Plus: three bonus deals!

By October 6, 2015