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Apple becomes highest-valued tech company
— 6:00 AM on May 27, 2010

No, that headline isn't a typo. As the Associated Press reports, Apple's market capitalization surpassed Microsoft's on Wednesday, making the Mac maker the highest-valued...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Mac

$999 MacBook gets an upgrade
— 6:00 AM on May 19, 2010

Although spared by Apple's last mobile refresh, the lowly $999 MacBook has now received a rightly deserved upgrade. You won't find a 2010...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Mac

Portal looks, performs worse on Macs
— 6:00 AM on May 14, 2010

Valve has gotten a lot of press for porting its Steam client and games, starting with Portal, to Mac OS X. However, users of...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Mac

Mac Steam client arrives, Portal offered for free
— 4:54 PM on May 12, 2010

Who ever said Macs can't play games? Valve released the Mac OS X version of its Steam client earlier this afternoon, allowing users of...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Mac

Steam to hit Macs on May 12
— 6:00 AM on April 30, 2010

Valve Software has set a date for the Mac release of its popular Steam platform. According to Shacknews, Mac users will be able to...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Mac

Could Apple acquire ARM?
— 4:12 PM on April 22, 2010

Apple quietly brought mobile chip development in-house over two years ago, culminating with the release of the Apple A4 system-on-a-chip inside the iPad....

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mac Personal tech

Apple sees continued growth in latest quarterly results
— 6:00 AM on April 22, 2010

Recession or not, Apple is stringing up fruitful fiscal quarters. The Mac maker has posted net profits of $3.07 billion on revenue of $13.5...

Type: News story Tags: Mac

3G-enabled iPad to arrive on April 30
— 9:35 AM on April 20, 2010

Despite postponing the iPad's international launch, Apple will honor its promise to release 3G-enabled versions of the device this month. The Mac maker has officially...

Type: News story Tags: Mac Personal tech

AMD could get business from Apple
— 1:16 PM on April 16, 2010

After four years of Intel exclusivity, Apple may be about to mix up its processor choices a little bit. Quoting "people familiar with the matter,"...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mac

Graphics switching in new MacBook Pros detailed
— 12:30 PM on April 15, 2010

When the new MacBook Pros came out on Tuesday, we pointed out that the laptops could switch between integrated and discrete graphics dynamically a...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing Mac

International iPad launch pushed back to May 10
— 6:00 AM on April 15, 2010

Folks who were hoping to grab an iPad outside the United States late this month will have to bide their time a little longer....

Type: News story Tags: Mac Personal tech

MacBook Pro laptops get new Core processors
— 10:02 AM on April 13, 2010

Apple certainly took its time, but the company has finally updated its MacBook Pro family of notebooks with Intel's latest Core i5 and Core...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Mac

Gigabyte: Our mobos can charge active iPads
— 5:03 PM on April 12, 2010

The iPad craze hasn't spared Taiwanese motherboard manufacturers. Earlier today, Gigabyte announced that its full lineup of Intel Core i3, i5, and i7 motherboards as...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Mac Personal tech

iSuppli: iPad costs as little as $259.60 to manufacture
— 3:48 PM on April 7, 2010

When Steve Jobs first introduced the iPad to the world, the Apple CEO made a big deal out of the $499 asking price, suggesting...

Type: News story Tags: Mac Personal tech

Report: Nehalem-powered MacBooks coming this month
— 5:15 PM on April 5, 2010

With the iPad now out, Apple is gearing up to refresh its family of regular notebooks with Intel's new Nehalem-based mobile processors. So says Taiwan's...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Mac

Over 300,000 iPads sold on launch day
— 10:59 AM on April 5, 2010

Steve Jobs has gotten his accountants to run the numbers, and apparently, in spite of all the skepticism surrounding it, the iPad had a pretty...

Type: News story Tags: Mac Personal tech

Apple looks to be enjoying strong iPad pre-orders
— 6:00 AM on March 29, 2010

As mixed as the press response to the iPad has been, Apple doesn't seem to be having trouble scoring pre-orders. According to AppleInsider, the Mac...

Type: News story Tags: Mac Personal tech

Steam, Valve games will hit Macs next month
— 5:08 PM on March 8, 2010

We already found out last week that Valve will soon start offering Mac games. Shacknews has now learned a little more about the company's...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Mac