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Mingis on Tech: Sierra, Siri and Pokemon, oh my!

With the public beta of macOS Sierra out, it's time for a closer look at Apple's newest OS. But our tech trio -- Executive News Editor Ken Mingis, Apple guru Michael deAgonia and Multimedia Editor Keith Shaw -- can't avoid the Pokemon...

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Mingis on Tech: All about Sierra, Siri -- and Pokemon Go

With the macOS Sierra public beta out, it's time for a closer look at Apple's newest OS. But our tech trio -- Executive News Editor Ken Mingis, Apple guru Michael deAgonia and Multimedia Editor Keith Shaw -- can't avoid the Pokemon in...

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macOS Sierra: What’s new in System Preferences?

All you need to know about what's new inside System Preferences in macOS Sierra

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Siri takes control as Apple's macOS Sierra beta arrives

The public beta of macOS Sierra arrived today for early-bird testers who want to try out the new desktop operating system. The biggest change? The arrival of Siri.

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Apple: macOS Sierra public beta available today

The public beta of macOS Sierra will be available for download from later on today, Apple has confirmed.

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New Mac backdoor program steals keychain contents

Researchers have identified a new Mac backdoor program that's designed to steal credentials stored in the OS encrypted keychain and give attackers control over the system.

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New Tor-powered backdoor program targets Macs

Security researchers have found a new backdoor program that allows attackers to hijack Mac systems and control them over the Tor network.

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OS X rebranding further marginalizes Mac

Could Apple’s renaming of OS X to ‘macOS’ make the Mac an even bigger yawn that it already is?

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Apple starts test run of Safari 10

Apple has begun testing Safari 10 with developers running the 2014 and 2015 editions of macOS.

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The essential guide to using Siri on a Sierra Mac

Everything you’ll need to use Siri on your Mac

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Keep your aging Mac up to speed

Are you taking advantage of all the fantastic updates and upgrades you have available to keep your aging Mac up to full speed and run the latest, greatest OS and other software?

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First look: A week with macOS Sierra

Apple has created a connected operating system across all is platforms, one that no one else can quite claim to match.

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Apple tries to stymie malware with changes to macOS Sierra's Gatekeeper

Apple will further lock down what apps can be run on Macs when it releases macOS Sierra this fall.

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WWDC recap show: The highs and lows of Apple's 2016 WWDC keynote

Apple unveiled major updates to all four of its operating systems: tvOS, macOS, iOS, and watchOS. Some of them are incredibly exciting, while others seem awfully familiar. Is Apple pushing software forward or playing catchup?

Computerworld Podcast: Mingis on Tech

Mingis on Tech: Apple's WWDC keynote dissected

Executive News Editor Ken Mingis, Computerworld Editor in Chief Scot Finnie and Multimedia Editor Keith Shaw tackle Apple's big keynote address from the Worldwide Developers Conference.

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Apple strikes older Macs from macOS Sierra list

Apple on Monday said that macOS Sierra will support a smaller number of Macs than the previous editions, striking models made before 2008 from the list.

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The top 5 productivity improvements from Apple's WWDC

Apple held its big Worldwide Developers Conference keynote Monday morning, and it announced a metric ton of new features. Here are the top 5 most important ones for business and enterprise users.

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WWDC 2016: Across its OSes, Apple evolves and integrates

Apple this year has clearly made a variety of moves to evolve its four platforms in ways that will make life easier for users.

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