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Apple Releases Entry-Level iMac, But It Still Costs Over $1000

Jun 19th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Apple Releases Entry-Level iMac, But It Still Costs Over $1000

Are you poor but want to buy an Apple computer? Well, I’m sorry, sir, but you’re going to have to leave the Apple Store. There’s a Best Buy down the road. Apple is one of the world’s largest tech companies but it’s certainly not a tech company for poor people. Apple aimed to dispel that reputation with a new entry level “iMac”. Unveiled in June 2014, the new iMac costs a measly

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Apple CEO Tim Cook Tweets Photo Proving Real Work is Done on Windows

Jun 7th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Miscellaneous | 0 Comment

Apple CEO Tim Cook Tweets Photo Proving Real Work is Done on Windows

Apple’s iMacs are good at some things, and not so good at others. iMacs are good for multimedia editing, for example, but not so good at gaming. According to a photo recently tweeted by Tim Cook, iMacs aren’t good at one other thing: making Apple computers. Tim Cook tweeted the following photo showing his company’s engineers at work in Austin, Texas: At first glance, that loo

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Forget the Post-PC Era: Microsoft Says We’re in the Post-Post-PC Era

Jun 3rd 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Miscellaneous | 0 Comment

Forget the Post-PC Era: Microsoft Says We’re in the Post-Post-PC Era

A few years ago, Apple came up with a clever marketing scheme: let’s tell people we’re in a “Post PC” era. The Post PC era referred to Apple’s resurgence against Microsoft. While PCs were the most popular computers throughout the 1990s and 2000s, that trend shifted around 2008/2009 as smartphones and tablets became more popular. Living in the Post PC era meant no longer sitting dow

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Patent Leak Reveals Microsoft’s Plans for Smart Watch

May 5th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Fix PC Free News | 0 Comment

Patent Leak Reveals Microsoft’s Plans for Smart Watch

Everybody seems to be jumping into the smart watch industry these days. Apple has long been rumored to be developing an iWatch, while Samsung has already launched its second generation of the Galaxy Gear. Now, Microsoft seems to be entering the fray. A recently revealed patent document shows that Microsoft could be developing a smart watch. The patent was filed in 2012. However, the world

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After Days of Ignorance, Apple Finally Fixes Lethal Security Flaw

Feb 28th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix Tip | 0 Comment

After Days of Ignorance, Apple Finally Fixes Lethal Security Flaw

Apple has a history of ignoring security flaws while its users suffer. The last major time that happened was with the Flashback virus: a simple exploit that was fixed in hours by Microsoft and other major operating system makers. Apple, however, took months to fix it, which caused hundreds of thousands of users to experience devastating attacks. A similar case occurred this past week. The explo

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How to Find the Serial Number on your Mac

Feb 8th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Computer Help | 0 Comment

How to Find the Serial Number on your Mac

Do you need to find the serial number on your Mac? Serial numbers were added by Apple to provide better service to its customers. They’re generally used for warranty purposes, but they can also help prevent theft. There are a few different ways to find your Mac’s serial number. I’m going to sort these methods from easiest to hardest, but they all work perfectly well: Easy method: Apple

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North Korea Made Its Very Own PC Operating System That Looks Suspiciously Like OS X

Feb 5th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

North Korea Made Its Very Own PC Operating System That Looks Suspiciously Like OS X

North Korea are leaders in absolutely no sector on Earth – unless you count imprisoning its own people as a sector. That’s why it has to borrow stuff from other countries. Most recently, North Korea decided to borrow an operating system from one of the most valuable companies in the world: Apple. That’s right: North Korean “made” its “very own” operating system. That OS looks l

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Apple Releases New $10,000 Mac Pro

Dec 22nd 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Miscellaneous | 0 Comment

Apple Releases New $10,000 Mac Pro

Apple’s products are notorious for being expensive. However, consumers continue to be willing to pay that high price for any smartphones, tablets, and desktop computers that Apple makes. Well, Apple has outdone itself this time. On December 19, 2013, Apple released the newest version of its Mac Pro. The entry-level – entry-level – Mac Pro starts at $3,000, while the mid-range Mac Pro star

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Apple Ordered to Extend Warranties to 24 Months in Australia

Dec 21st 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Computer Help | 0 Comment

Apple Ordered to Extend Warranties to 24 Months in Australia

Apple’s warranties, in most countries, are the bare minimum that’s legally required: one year. That’s not a knock on Apple. Most tech companies only offer one year warranties on their products. However, a consumer group in Australia now says that one year warranties are simply not long enough. Apple – a company with notoriously unreliable products – has been ordered to double its w

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Yes, a Microsoft Office for iPad is Finally in the Works

Oct 11th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 7 Help | 0 Comment

Yes, a Microsoft Office for iPad is Finally in the Works

Microsoft has finally confirmed something that iPad owners have wanted for some time: Microsoft is actively developing a version of Microsoft Office for the iPad. Microsoft’s on-the-way-out CEO Steve Ballmer confirmed the news at a business event in Florida, where he said that Microsoft will release Office for iPad as soon as a touch-friendly Office version for Windows is released. An Offi

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