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Deals: Apple's 512GB 16-Inch MacBook Pro Returns to Low Price of $2,099.99 on Amazon

Wednesday June 3, 2020 8:06 AM PDT by
Amazon has returned the 512GB 16-inch MacBook Pro (16GB RAM, 2.6GHz Intel Core i7) to its low price of $2,099.99, down from an original price of $2,399.00. Amazon is automatically discounting the notebook to $2,199.00, and then once you add it to your cart, you'll see an additional $99.01 taken off at checkout. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with these vendors. When you click a link...

Deals: Get the New 512GB 13-Inch MacBook Pro for $1,299.99 ($200 Off)

Monday June 1, 2020 5:16 AM PDT by
Amazon today has introduced new discounts on Apple's 13-inch MacBook Pro from 2020. Deals start with the 1.4GHz model that has 8GB RAM and a 512GB SSD, priced at $1,299.99, down from $1,499.00. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with these vendors. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. You can also get the...

How to Install the New Free Mac Fonts in macOS Catalina

Friday May 29, 2020 1:10 AM PDT by
Apple recently bought licenses for several new fonts in macOS Catalina. But given they're an optional download, you might not even be aware that you can access them for free. Reported by Typography.Guru, the new system fonts were licensed from type foundries including Commercial Type, Klim Type Foundry and Mark Simonson Studio. To view and install the optional fonts, follow these steps. Inst...

Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 107 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements

Thursday May 28, 2020 10:47 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 107 includes bug fixes and performance improvements for Web Inspector, Web API, CSS,...

New Software Lets Your Canon Camera Be Used as a Webcam for a Mac

Wednesday May 27, 2020 1:30 PM PDT by
Camera manufacturer Canon today announced that its EOS Webcam Utility Beta software is now available for macOS users in addition to PC users. The software is designed to allow some EOS Interchangeable Lens Cameras and PowerShot cameras to be converted into a webcam through a USB connection. The macOS-compatible software solution requires a single USB plug to connect the compatible camera...

MacRumors Giveaway: Win a MacBook Pro-Compatible Signature Backpack and Luggage From Vessel

Friday May 22, 2020 11:00 AM PDT by
For this week's giveaway, we've teamed up with Vessel to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win a Signature 2.0 Backpack and matching Signature 2.0 Luggage. Vessel offers a range of backpacks, briefcases, bags, luggage, and other items, and the Signature 2.0 Backpack is one of its most popular items. Priced at $235, the Signature 2.0 Backpack is designed to be an everyday bag that can ...

Apple Seeds Fifth Beta of Upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.5 Update to Developers [Update: Public Beta Available]

Wednesday May 20, 2020 10:49 AM PDT by
Apple today seeded the fifth beta of an upcoming macOS Catalina 10.15.5 update to developers for testing purposes, two weeks after seeding the fourth beta and over a month after releasing ‌macOS Catalina‌ 10.15.4 with Screen Time Communication Limits, iCloud Folder Sharing, and real-time Apple Music lyrics. The new ‌macOS Catalina‌ beta can be downloaded from the Software Update mechanism in ...

FileMaker 19 for macOS Launches With Support for Third-Party Libraries

Wednesday May 20, 2020 6:00 AM PDT by
Apple subsidiary Claris today announced the launch of FileMaker 19, marking the debut of its first open platform for developers to build custom apps that leverage JavaScript integrations, drag-and-drop add-ons, AI through Core ML, and more. Claris says that with FileMaker 19, developers are able to be more productive and businesses are able to leverage Claris' global community of developers, ...

Deals: Save $300 on Apple's 16-Inch MacBook Pro, Starting at $2,099 for the 512GB Model

Wednesday May 20, 2020 5:35 AM PDT by
A fresh set of discounts on the 16-inch MacBook Pro have returned today, with low prices on both the 512GB and 1TB models of Apple's high-end notebook. The sales today can be found across numerous retailers, including Amazon, Adorama, B&H Photo, and Tiger Direct. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with some of these vendors. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a...

Samsung's T7 Portable SSD Now Available for Purchase

Tuesday May 19, 2020 7:00 AM PDT by
Samsung today announced that its new T7 Portable SSD is available for purchase, joining the T7 Touch in Samsung's 2020 portable SSD lineup. Samsung first announced the new T7 Portable SSD in January at CES, but focused on releasing the more expensive T7 Touch with fingerprint sensor first. The T7 Portable SSD is similar to the T7 Touch, measuring in at the size of a business card. The...

MacRumors Giveaway: Win a Classicbot Plush or Classicbot OS 2.0 Toy

Friday May 15, 2020 11:00 AM PDT by
For this week's giveaway we've teamed up with designer Philip Lee of Classicbot to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win either a Classicbot Plush or a Classicbot Classic OS 2.0, both of which are designed to look like the Macintosh Classic sold by Apple in the early 1990s. Lee makes a range of cute Apple-themed toys and products that are perfect for any Apple collector. Priced at $67,...

Deals: B&H Photo Offering Discounts on MacBook Pro, 2018 iPad Pro, and Mac Pro in New Sale

Thursday May 14, 2020 11:51 AM PDT by
B&H Photo has a new series of specials on Apple devices going on today, including sales on MacBook Pro, 2018 iPad Pro, and the Mac Pro. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with some of these vendors. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. Low prices on the MacBook Pro start at $1,149.00 for the 13-inch MacBook Pro ...

Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 106 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements

Thursday May 14, 2020 10:21 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 106 includes bug fixes and performance improvements for Web Inspector, Async Scrolling,...

Deals: Shop Low Prices on the 2019 13-Inch and 16-Inch MacBook Pro (Up to $300 Off)

Thursday May 14, 2020 7:14 AM PDT by
There are a few new discounts across Apple's MacBook Pro family today, including deals on the 13-inch MacBook Pro from 2019 and the 16-inch MacBook Pro. Many of these sales represent lowest-ever prices, including a return to the notable low price of $2,099.00 for the 512GB 16-inch MacBook Pro. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with some of these vendors. When you click a link and make a...

Upcoming Chrome Browser Feature Lets You Group Together Multiple Tabs

Thursday May 14, 2020 2:05 AM PDT by
Google has announced a new tab grouping feature coming to Chrome browser that lets users better organize their tabs, however many they have open at the same time. The new Tab groups option will appear in a tab's right-click menu and lets you group your tabs together and label them with a custom name and color. Once the tabs are grouped together, you can move and reorder them on the tab strip ...

Apple Policy Exec Cynthia Hogan Departs Company

Wednesday May 13, 2020 4:09 PM PDT by
Apple's vice president for public policy and government affairs, Cynthia Hogan, has resigned from the company, reports Axios. Hogan will be leaving Apple next month after recently being selected as one of the members of Joe Biden's vice presidential selection committee. Hogan joined Apple back in April 2016 to head its Washington D.C. office under Apple's environmental, policy, and social...

Apple Adds Some 2013 and 2014 MacBook Air and MacBook Pro Models to Vintage Products List

Tuesday May 12, 2020 2:26 AM PDT by
A little later than expected, Apple has added the following 2013 and 2014 models of the MacBook Air and MacBook Pro to its vintage and obsolete products list: ‌MacBook Air‌ (11-inch, Mid 2013) ‌MacBook Air‌ (13-inch, Mid 2013) ‌MacBook Air‌ (11-inch, Early 2014) ‌MacBook Air‌ (13-inch, Early 2014) ‌MacBook Pro‌ (13-inch, Mid 2014) Also today, Apple added the iPod touch (5th generation) ...

HYPER Introduces Updated HyperDrive DUO 7-in-2 USB-C Hub for Mac Notebooks

Monday May 11, 2020 12:04 AM PDT by
USB-C hubs that attach directly to Apple's notebooks have become quite commonplace in recent years, but Sanho Corporation's HYPER brand is today releasing an updated version of its HyperDrive Duo hub that includes a couple of new twists. As with most USB-C hubs, the new HyperDrive DUO includes an array of expansion ports for your Mac, including an HDMI port, a pair of USB-C ports (one...