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The latest news, reviews, and updates about Apple Macs, MacBooks, and MacBook Pros all in one place. If macOS is your thing, Digital Trends offers in-depth coverage of everything you need to know. Whether you’re looking for tips and tricks for navigating Catalina, or are just hungry for the latest product announcement from Apple, we’ve got you covered. Read on for the newest rumors, laptop reviews, and more to come out of one of the largest computing brands around.

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Apple just brought the M1 MacBook Air back from the dead

By making Apple Intelligence backward compatible, Apple just made the M1 MacBook Air worth buying again.
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The best MacBook to buy in 2024

Apple MacBook Pro 16 downward view showing keyboard and speaker.

Your Mac is about to get a killer security feature

Apple's Craig Federighi introduces window tiling in macOS Sequoia at the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in 2024.

Apple just Sherlocked another beloved Mac app

Yasuke in Assassin's Creed Shadows fighting an enemy. He's dressed in his samurai armor.

Apple announces its biggest upcoming gaming slate yet at WWDC

Continuity changes in macOS 15.

These Apple Intelligence features make me want to switch to Mac

Disney Plus on a MacBook Pro.

The Mac just became a true ‘AI PC’

The Surface Laptop running local AI models.

Buying a laptop just got very confusing

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Here’s why people are fearing for the future of this beloved Mac app

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Best MacBook deals: Get an Air for $605 and save on M3 MacBook Pro

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Best Mac Mini deals: Save over $100 on an Apple desktop

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iMac deals: New, renewed and refurbished iMac computers

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OLED MacBook Pros can’t come soon enough

Rumors about the OLED MacBook Pro are all over the place when it comes to the release date -- but a new source is more confident.
Apple's 15-inch MacBook Air on a desk, with macOS Sonoma running on its display.

Some updates coming to macOS 15 aren’t just about AI

Get ready to lose track of your favorite settings when Apple reshuffles the System Settings app for macOS 15.
Apple Mac Mini side view showing edges.

Why you should buy a Mac mini instead of a MacBook Air

Picking between the Mac mini and the MacBook Air can be tough, but there are plenty of reasons why Apple’s bite-sized desktop is the best choice.
An Apple iPad and a MacBook together on a desk alongside a pair of headphones.

Best MacBook Memorial Day deals: MacBook Air and MacBook Pro

With early Memorial Day deals shining through, we've picked out all the best MacBook Memorial Day deals on plenty of different models.
The Surface Laptop shown in front of a Copilot+ sign.

The MacBook monopoly just got overturned

Microsoft's new Copilot+ PCs are faster and longer lasting than the MacBook Air.
An Apple iPad and a MacBook together on a desk alongside a pair of headphones.

I ask again: Will Apple ever merge the Mac and iPad?

A new report says Apple should bring the Mac and iPad closer together. What would this future look like, and is it even a good idea? I’m not convinced.
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4 high-end features Windows laptops still have over MacBooks

Apple's MacBook lineup offers excellent performance, even better battery life, and great displays. But that doesn't mean Windows laptops can't compete.
A person using a MacBook Air connected to two monitors.

Stop using these default Mac apps — trust me

Not every Mac app created by Apple is a winner. Here are five Apple-designed Mac apps that you should switch out for superior third-party alternatives.
A character sneaks around at night in Assassin's Creed Shadows.

Huh. Assassin’s Creed Shadows is actually launching day one on Mac

Ubisoft's upcoming Assassin's Creed Shadows will be launching on all platforms — and yes, that includes Macs with Apple silicon chips.
The keyboard and trackpad of the MacBook Pro.

How to choose between a MacBook and a Windows laptop

The MacBooks versus Windows laptops debate has been raging for decades, but never has it been this intense or important.
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How to play Fortnite on a Mac: all methods, explained

Want to play Fortnite on your Mac? Despite some hurdles, it can be done. Here are the best ways to get your favorite game running smoothly on your Mac.
Apple CEO Tim Cook walks off stage after speaking during the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference.

Here are 5 macOS 15 features that I can’t wait to see

Apple’s macOS 15 operating system promises to bring some pretty major changes to your Mac this summer. Here’s what I’m looking forward to seeing the most.
A stack of MacBooks is pictured from the top down.

Best refurbished MacBook deals: Get a MacBook Air for $140 and more

Buying a refurbished MacBook is a popular way to get one of Apple's laptops for much cheaper than their usual price, and here are the best offers right now.
iPad Pro with Magic Keyboard.

iPad Pro M4 vs. MacBook Air M3: a harder choice than ever

As the iPad Pro becomes more like a MacBook, the comparison between these devices continues to get more interesting.
An open MacBook Pro on a table.

Here’s everything we know about the M4 MacBook Pro so far

When will Apple give the MacBook Pro an M4 chip, and what kind of performance and features can we expect? We’ve got everything you need to know right here.
A person gaming on the M4 iPad Pro and playing Diablo Immortal.

The new iPad Pro would be perfect, if only it were a Mac

The new M4 iPad Pro and its OLED display makes me envious as a Mac user. And it feels like Apple is making me wait for the perfect Mac gaming machine.
Craig Federighi introducing macOS Sonoma at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in June 2023.

The 6 key things Apple must fix in the next version of macOS

Apple’s macOS 15 operating system is nearly here, and that means changes are coming. Here are six things Apple needs to fix in the next version of macOS.
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How to create a Smart Folder on a Mac

Need a little more organization for your Mac’s files? A Smart Folder or two can help tidy up your OS and layout. Here’s how to make one.
The M3 MacBook Air in front of a window.

How to change the login picture on a Mac

Taking a moment to create a custom login image on your Mac is a great way to differentiate user profiles. Here’s how to do it.
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How to check the storage space on your Mac

Want to check how much disk space you have on your Mac? We’re here to help. We can even show you how to find more storage space for your Mac apps and files.
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How to delete messages on your Mac

Deleting messages on your Mac is a great way to keep your Apple ecosystem neat and tidy. Here’s how to do it.
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How to customize mouse gestures on Mac

Customizing your Magic Mouse gestures in macOS is very easy to do. We’ve also put together this guide for a more step-by-step approach to the process.

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