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Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 116 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements

Thursday November 19, 2020 2:49 PM PST by
Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced four years ago in March 2016. Apple designed the ‌Safari Technology Preview‌ to test features that may be introduced into future release versions of Safari. ‌Safari Technology Preview‌ release 116 includes bug fixes and performance improvements for Web Extensions, Web Inspector, Web ...

Deals: Get Apple's M1-Enabled MacBook Pro for $50 Off at Amazon

Wednesday November 18, 2020 10:51 AM PST by
Amazon today introduced $50 discounts on Apple's new M1-enabled 13-inch MacBook Pros, starting at $1,249.99 for the 256GB model, down from $1,299.00. This is one of the first notable discounts on the new 13-inch MacBook Pro, following savings offered by Expercom earlier in the month, which have now mostly sold out. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link and...

Deals: MacBook Air From Early 2020 Discounted to New Low Prices, Starting at $850 for 256GB

Wednesday November 18, 2020 5:50 AM PST by
Amazon has a batch of discounts on the previous generation MacBook Air, which debuted earlier in 2020. Deals start at $849.99 for the 256GB MacBook Air, down from $999.99. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. You can get this sale in Gold, Silver, and Space Gray,...

November 2020 Apple Event: Spoiler-Free Video Stream [Video Posted]

Tuesday November 10, 2020 6:39 AM PST by
Apple is holding its third virtual media event in as many months today, with the event kicking off at 10:00 am Pacific Time and likely consisting of a pre-recorded stream from Apple Park. Still, some MacRumors readers who can't follow the event as it's being broadcast are interested in avoiding all of the announcements and waiting until the event has ended and is available for on-demand viewing...

Deals: Purchase Parallels Desktop for Mac and Get One Year of Fantastical Premium for Free

Monday November 9, 2020 7:45 AM PST by
Parallels kicked off an early Black Friday promotion today, bundling Parallels Desktop 16 for Mac with Fantastical Premium (one year) for free. This sale runs from today through November 18 at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time, and is available only to new Fantastical customers. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with these vendors. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small...

Deals: Amazon Discounts 16-Inch MacBook Pro Models, Starting at $2,099 for 512GB Model

Wednesday November 4, 2020 7:43 AM PST by
Amazon today has a few deals on both models of Apple's 16-inch MacBook Pro from 2019, starting at $2,099.99 for the 512GB model in silver, down from $2,399.00. This sale price will appear at the checkout screen after a $149.01 discount is automatically applied, and it's a match of the previous sale price we've seen consistently throughout 2020. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with...

Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 115 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements

Thursday October 22, 2020 2:39 PM PDT by
Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced four years ago in March 2016. Apple designed the ‌Safari Technology Preview‌ to test features that may be introduced into future release versions of Safari. ‌Safari Technology Preview‌ release 115 includes bug fixes and performance improvements for Web Audio, JavaScript, Web API,...

Deals: Amazon Discounting Both Models of 2020 MacBook Air, Starting at $849.99 for 256GB

Monday October 19, 2020 7:34 AM PDT by
Amazon has introduced a few discounts on Apple's 2020 MacBook Air in both 256GB and 512GB storage options. To start, you can get the 256GB MacBook Air for $849.99, down from $999.00. You'll see this price after a $100 coupon is applied automatically at the checkout screen. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small...

Svalt Launches New D1 Pro II and D2 Pro II Cooling Docks

Thursday October 8, 2020 2:44 PM PDT by
Svalt, known for making a line of cooling docks and stands for Apple's Macs, today launched two new dock options, the D1 Pro II and the D2 Pro II, which are aimed at professionals who work on their Macs in clamshell mode. Svalt's cooling docks are meant to reclaim performance potential from heat limited closed-screen laptop workstations, with both of the new options offering active cooling...

Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 114 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements

Thursday October 8, 2020 11:46 AM PDT by
Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced four years ago in March 2016. Apple designed the ‌Safari Technology Preview‌ to test features that may be introduced into future release versions of Safari. ‌Safari Technology Preview‌ release 114 includes bug fixes and performance improvements for Web Inspector, JavaScript, Date...

Twelve South Launches 'SuitCase' for Mac Notebooks

Tuesday October 6, 2020 8:32 AM PDT by
Twelve South today launched a new accessory for the 13-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro, as well as the MacBook Air, called the "SuitCase." SuitCase is a premium hard case for the MacBook that's made of a water-resistant twill fabric and includes a layer of hard plastic to ensure protection if dropped. The accessory includes a suspension system that holds the MacBook in the case, and allows...

Deals: Save $100 on Apple's Newest 27-Inch iMacs, Starting at $1,700 for 256GB

Tuesday October 6, 2020 7:35 AM PDT by
Amazon is offering a few solid discounts on the latest 27-inch iMac this week, including the model with a 3.3GHz 6-Core tenth generation Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB RAM, and 512GB SSD for $1,899.00, down from $1,999.00. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. This...

Accountsd: How to Fix High CPU Usage on Mac

Thursday October 1, 2020 9:32 AM PDT by
Following the release of macOS Catalina version 10.15.7, an increasing number of users have experienced an issue with a system process named "accountsd" showing very high CPU usage in Activity Monitor, causing their Mac to slow down. One user in the Apple Support Communities shared a screenshot of "accountsd" with CPU usage above 400%, rendering their 2018 MacBook Pro "useless." While...

Deals: Shop Low Prices on 2020 iMac, MacBook Pro, and MacBook Air (Up to $300 Off)

Friday September 25, 2020 11:28 AM PDT by
Today we're tracking a group of solid discounts on Apple's line of Mac computers, ranging from the latest models of the MacBook Air, MacBook Pro (13-inch and 16-inch models), and the 27-inch Retina iMac. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. We've collected the...

Apple Updates Final Cut Pro X and iMovie With Bug Fixes

Thursday September 24, 2020 11:27 AM PDT by
Apple today released updates for Final Cut Pro X, iMovie, Motion, and Compressor, introducing a handful of bug fixes to address issues that have popped up since the last major update. Final Cut Pro fixes issues released to brightness, keyframes, the transform tool, and more, with notes below.- Fixes an issue in which XAVC media from the Sony PXW-FX9 camera is not recognized - Fixes an issue ...

Review: Twelve South's 'Curve Riser' iMac Stand Can Help Declutter Your Workspace, But Lack of Adjustable Height Hinders Ergonomics

Thursday September 24, 2020 9:54 AM PDT by
This month Twelve South launched a new accessory for the iMac, iMac Pro, and external displays, called the "Curve Riser." Similar to its HiRise products, the Curve Riser elevates your ‌iMac‌ to a position that's supposed to be more ergonomic for most users, while also providing some storage underneath the ‌iMac‌. From a materials standpoint, the Curve Riser matches Twelve South's established ...

Deals: Save on Refurbished 16-Inch MacBook Pro Models Today on Woot (Up to $605 Off)

Tuesday September 22, 2020 8:50 AM PDT by
Woot today is offering sales on refurbished models of Apple's 16-inch MacBook Pro, starting at $1,874.99 for the 512GB model, originally priced at $2,399.00. This version of the 16-inch MacBook Pro typically sees discounts to $2,099.00, so Woot's flash sale today is about $200 under that price. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Woot. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may ...

Apple's September 2020 Event: Spoiler-Free Video Stream [Update: Video Posted]

Tuesday September 15, 2020 7:26 AM PDT by
As with WWDC back in June, today's media event kicking off at 10:00 am Pacific Time will be entirely online and likely a pre-recorded stream from Apple Park. Still, some MacRumors readers who can't follow the event as it's being broadcast are interested in avoiding all of the announcements and waiting until the event has ended is available for on-demand viewing so as to experience it without...