From HoloLens in space and Windows 10 on track, to talking Straw, the new PS4, Xbox down in Japan, and "the ultimate portable computer", it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
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Apple has launched a free replacement program after discovering that "a very small number of 3TB hard drives" sold with its 27-inch iMacs "may fail under certain conditions".
Apple has today refreshed its 15-inch MacBook Pro range with new GPU enhancements and a Force Touch trackpad and has also cut the price of its 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display
From bendy Galaxys and a galaxy far, far away, to Lumia launches, language barriers, the rise of Redstone and the death of a Windows flagship, it's our weekly round-up of the week's top tech news.
LG Displays has published a report on 8K displays that includes a reference to the "iMac 8K," an unannounced product that LG claims is going to be released later this year.
From Windows news and Android 5.0, to a bunch of Apple devices, Surface, Xbox and PS4 updates, stuff on fire, and Bono, we take a look back at highlights from the week's top tech coverage on Neowin.
Apple today unveiled a updated hardware for their Mac mini range. The new Mac mini's come with Intel Core i5 processors, up to 8GB of memory, Thunderbolt 2 and start from at $499
After numerous rumors and speculation Apple has finally unveiled a new iMac with a Retina display resolution. The updated device drives the screen resolution up to the new market standards.
Information from multiple sites has suggested that Apple may be planning a refresh to a couple of their desktop computer lines. Most notably, the Mac Mini, which hasn't seen an update since 2012.
It is claimed that Apple will release new machines alongside the new Mac OS X 10.10 "Yosemite." Both of the refreshed machines are said to feature high resolution displays, probably at a price.
Apple updated its online store early this morning with a new low-end iMac that has a starting price of $1,099 and comes with a 21.5 inch display, 8GB of RAM and a 1.4GHz Core i5 processor.
New evidence in the developer preview of Mac OS X 10.10 'Yosemite' shows resolution scaling for iMacs with Retina Displays. Information about the new iMac was first found in the Mac OS X 10.9.4 beta.
A French Apple rumors site is reporting that Apple is now actively developing ARM-based desktop and laptop Macs using knowledge gained from the production of the chips used in iOS devices.
A new research note from analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities claims Apple is working on a 12-inch MacBook with a Retina display that's thinner and lighter than the MacBook Air for 2014.
Apple has announced that it has updated its iMac lineup with the fourth generation Intel Core processors and latest Nvidia graphics cards along with a wide variety of storage options.
Audio firm THX have sued Apple over a speaker patent granted in 2008. It is alleged Apple have infringed this patent with the new slimline iMac, iPad and iPhone.
A new, and unclaimed, eBay outlet appears to be run by Apple and offers refurbished products at large discounts to Apple's official refurbished stores, hinting at a new path for the company.
Occasionally it's interesting to look back on early computer designs, so here we have some photos (courtesy of Designboom) of early concepts for Apple computers, laptops and even tablets.
Almost every product in Apple's catalog is manufactured in Asia, but now it seems that the iMac is an exception to that rule because several of the new iMacs are labeled 'Assembled in USA'
With rumours that the new iMac would be delayed until the New Year, it's come out that some of the new systems are already being delivered to Apple's distribution hubs.
A month ago, Apple unveiled the new iMac which is a lot thinner than previous generations. That design is reportedly causing production difficulties, which could push the iMacs into 2013
Apple finally revealed the iPad Mini, but also a refreshed iPad and new iMac and MacBook Pro hadware. But their stock price has taken a slight dip following the announcements.
With Apple reinventing the iPhone and iPod, only the iPad Mini remains to be seen. Now add a new design for the iMac range, as well as a new 13 inch, Retina equipped MacBook Pro.
Apple has their own spin on their line of products, and it's fair to say we know what to expect from them (most of the time). But what about a typical fan's take on the evolution of Apple?
While scrolling through your news feed today, you may notice HP's new hardware announcements, or you may completely mistake them for Apple products. HP seems to have copied Apple's keyboard and mouse.
Apple hasn't updated the desktop Macs for quite some time now, but some new found configuration files hint at new models coming. More interesting though is that they could be lacking an optical drive
Now we're taking a look at another area of the PC market that's experiencing healthy growth in recent times, comparing Apple's 27-inch iMac to all-in-one alternatives from the likes of Dell, HP and...
Yesterday, Neowin covered the rumor that the next MacBook Pro would have a Retina display. Now, there are additional rumors that the MacBook Air and iMac will recieve the same treatment.
The man who came up with the name "iMac" for Apple's Mac PC revival revealed some alternative names for the PC today in an interview, including the MiniMac, the EveryMac and the MacMan.
Apple saw great success in the all-in-one sector last year, accounting for a third of all sold computers. The market is expected to expand dramatically, with an estimated 23 million sold in 2014.
A new rumor claims that Apple will launch all new redesigns of its product line up during 2012, including revamps of its iMac desktop, the Macbook Air notebook, the iPhone and the iPad.
With the passing of Apple founder Steve Jobs, the future of the company he created is sailing into unknown territory under the leadership of CEO Tim Cook.
Steve Jobs' departure as Apple's CEO leaves behind a massive legacy that has changed not just the tech industry but the entire world in general.
If you are buying computers for your school you now have a chance to purchase a new iMac from Apple for under $1,000.
Apple has issued a recall of some of its hard drives that were put inside some of its iMac PCs. A page on Apple's web site has the details of the recall which affects iMacs...
What seems to be a trivial task on almost any modern computer, desktop or laptop, all-in-one or standard towers, becomes more than a void warranty on the latest line of Apple's iMacs. Apple can be...
If you are an Apple fan and wonder if the latest products from the company can be taken apart and repaired if the need arises, there's nothing quite like an article that shows and talks...
This morning the Apple Store has been taken offline for an anticipated update to the iMac line, which will introduce Intel's Sandy Bridge Core CPU family to the iMac line after the update to the...
Apple's line of hardware have been going under a pretty steady refresh rate in the past couple of months or so. First came an updated line of MacBook Pros; then came the successor to the...
iPad 2 Concept is speculation and not directly related to these manufacturers claims Component manufacturers have been continuing to do what they do best... Or second best after manufacturing components: Leaking possible release timeframes. Sources...
At Neowin we have been playing around with loads of games on our new iMac 27″ i7 2.93ghz. The iMac comes with what is advertised as an ATI 5750 Graphics Card, but it turns out...
It's that time of the week again where we showcase a review submitted by one of our members from Reviews by Members for Members this time around we're pleased to share wctaiwain's experience with his...
With all of the touch devices to come out of Apple recently such as the Magic Trackpad, iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch, it only makes sense to bring that touch functionality to the desktop market....
This morning, Apple unveiled an upgrade of their workstation Mac Pro series. The focus of this iteration of the large and customizable machines is on the new quad-core and six-core Intel Xeon processors, according to...
Apple's online retail store has gone offline globally, leading many to expect a range of new products. Apple typically updates their store on a Tuesday and Apple expert, John Gruber, predicts a new 27" Cinema display,...
Apple has been warning companies of a short-term iMac shortage and alerts retailers there will be no further stock of the entry level 21.5-inch 3.06Ghz iMac, according to Appleinsider. Apple is advising retailers to sell...
TechCrunch is reporting a widespread rumor that the iMac may be updated to include iOS within the next 60 days. Word is that it will run a traditional OS X install, and will also allow...
Apple announced its financial results on Tuesday for the second quarter of 2010 ending March 27. Amongst the announcements was the big news that Apple's profits had risen nearly 90 percent to $3.07 billion during a...
According to an AppleInsider report, Apple may be looking to welcome AMD into the Apple-compatible CPU family. Meetings between AMD personnel and Apple, as well as sightings of AMD employees on Apple buses, all help...
Apple has announced financial results for its fiscal 2010 first quarter ended December 26, 2009. The results are strong with Apple announcing it has sold 3.36 million Macintosh computers during the quarter, a 33% increase from...