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iMac Pro 2021: Is Apple discontinuing the iMac Pro?

Apple started to sell the iMac Pro in December 2017 – more than three years ago, but it first introduced the iMac Pro at WWDC 2017. More than three years later you might be thinking that the iMac Pro has been forgotten – or even worse: that Apple might…

The next MacBook Pro better not have a measly 720p webcam

A lot has been said about Apple’s upcoming MacBook Pro refresh. Thanks to industry leaks, we can expect thinner bezels, a new design, greater port variety, and much more. But the webcam? No one seems to be talking about that — and that is a problem.

Apple Breakfast: Future iPhones and vanishing iMacs

Apple generates a lot of news, and it can be hard to keep up. If your mind was on other things this week, our roundup of Apple-related headlines will bring you up to date.
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Visual Studio Code now runs natively on M1 Macs

Enlarge / The 2020, M1-equipped Mac mini.
Samuel Axon
Microsoft has released a new version of source-code editor Visual Studio Code that runs natively on Apple Silicon Macs like the MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, and Mac mini models with Apple M1 chips.

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A Paint-like app does exist on your Mac. Here’s how to find it

Since 1985, Windows has always shipped with a basic image-editing program: Paint. For MacOS, there’s no native equivalent, whether you’re running the latest version or an older one. Apple removed MacPaint long ago.However, Apple’s default app for …

How to take a screenshot on a Windows PC

Taking a screenshot isn’t a particularly exciting computing task, but it’s a very useful skill to have nonetheless. Screenshots can be helpful at work, essential for record-keeping, or requested by tech support to better illustrate a bug you’re experie…

Zigbee inside the Mars Perseverance Mission and your smart home

Have you been following the Perseverance rover that landed on Mars in February? It was fun to watch as the robot landed on the surface of Mars, ready to explore. And it’s been even more mesmerizing to watch as videos — with sound — and pictures hav…