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Whether Mac users are running Windows XP in Apple's Boot Camp solution or in a virtual machine, the latest exploit of Internet Explorer brings the PC question of the month front and center: Stay with XP or upgrade?
At Apple's Q2 earnings call with analysts, top executives said iPad sales came in at the high end of the company's expectations, but under outsider estimates. Macs are holding their own. Could this be a sign that sanity is returning when it comes to real productivity?
Tony Prophet, most recently an HP Senior Vice President of Operations, is the new head of Windows Marketing.
At the end of June, Macs running most older versions of OS X won't be able to use their Apple addresses as an iChat log-in to the AOL Instant Messaging (AIM) service.
Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr is everything a Long Term Support release should be. No big changes, but a solid, stable release, with a few nips and tucks here and there.
The withdrawal of support for XP helped one organisation decide its best option was a move away from Microsoft Windows as its main operating system.
But where's the final release of Red Hat's flagship Linux server distribution?
A new release, a new installer, and a new desktop makes this a fun and beautiful option.
If the new crowd-funding Mode Mount project succeeds, Apple's recently shipping Mac Pro won't have to sit on or under the desk.
I come not to praise these programs, but to bury them. And, boy, from the smell of some of these -- they really need to be buried!
Apple iOS and OS X devices aren't affected by the Heartbleed bug, but BlackBerry's BBM and Secure Work Spaces are — and the company says it lacks a fix for the issue.
There have been recent reports of problems with Windows 8 Updates destroying Linux/Windows dual boot setups. My experience has been that, while there may be problems, they probably aren't as serious as some reports make them sound.
The most successful and yet most problematic version of Windows passed on as Microsoft provided its last full measure of support today.
After months and years of warnings, Microsoft has finally pulled the plug on XP. Here's ZDNet's round-up of what happens next and why you should care.
Reporters notebook: Interspersed between booths hawking the latest in accessories for iPhones and iPads, Macworld Expo attendees could find some new approaches in security, productivity and education for Macs and iOS.