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Microsoft Teams App Gains Native Apple Silicon Support

Microsoft Teams App Gains Native Apple Silicon Support

Microsoft today announced the debut of a native Microsoft Teams app that’s been optimized for Apple silicon Macs, with the app coming after several months of development. Microsoft Teams is a business communication platform that’s similar to Slack, offering text-based chat, video conferencing, file storage, app integration, and more. The native version of the app …

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Today I learned about an easy way to share files between Mac apps

Today I learned about an easy way to share files between Mac apps

Apple has made macOS very good at handling drag and drops. For example, I often pull a picture right out of the Photos app or Safari and drop it into iMessage or Slack. One thing that’s always slowed me down, though, is moving around more traditional files, like PDFs or other documents. But then I …

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Apple Had M1 Mac Pro Ready to Ship Months Ago, Mac Mini Redesign Unlikely

Apple Had M1 Mac Pro Ready to Ship Months Ago, Mac Mini Redesign Unlikely

Apple had a Mac Pro featuring the M1 Apple silicon chip ready to ship and launch to customers “months ago,” but has ultimately decided to wait for the “M2 Extreme” ‌Mac Pro‌ later this year, Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman has revealed. In an interview with YouTuber Max Tech, Gurman said that Apple likely held off on …

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M2 MacBook Air Reviews: 'Apple's Near-Perfect Mac'

M2 MacBook Air Reviews: ‘Apple’s Near-Perfect Mac’

The new MacBook Air with the M2 chip launches this Friday. Ahead of time, the first reviews of the new MacBook Air have been shared by some media outlets and YouTube channels, providing a closer look at the redesigned notebook and its capabilities. Key features of the new MacBook Air include Apple’s latest M2 chip, …

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Use iMac as monitor: How to create a Mac to Mac, PC to Mac, or iPad to Mac setup

Use iMac as monitor: How to create a Mac to Mac, PC to Mac, or iPad to Mac setup

Want to find a way to use iMac as a monitor? While Apple’s target display mode is limited to 2009 to 2014 iMacs, fortunately, there are several other options to make use of that nice big screen on your iMac as a monitor. Target display mode is an Apple solution to use iMac as a …

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Gurman: Apple Planning M2 Pro Mac Mini, New Apple TV With A14 Chip, Revamped HomePod With S8 Chip, and More

Gurman: Apple Planning M2 Pro Mac Mini, New Apple TV With A14 Chip, Revamped HomePod With S8 Chip, and More

In the latest edition of his Power On newsletter for Bloomberg, Mark Gurman outlined additional M2 Macs on Apple’s product roadmap, including new Mac mini models with M2 and M2 Pro chips, new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro models with M2 Pro and M2 Max chips, and a new Mac Pro tower with M2 Ultra …

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Apple Shares Charging Details for New Dual USB-C Power Adapters

Apple Shares Charging Details for New Dual USB-C Power Adapters

Following yesterday’s launch of orders for the two new 35-watt dual USB-C power adapters introduced at WWDC, Apple has posted a new support document outlining how power is split when devices are connected to both ports. Under most scenarios, the 35 total watts will be split evenly between the two connected devices, with the exception …

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Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the two federally backed home mortgage companies, are implementing a three-year strategy to ease inequities in home ownership.

Mortgage, home loans could be easier with Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac plan

In a historic move, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac announced changes to battle systemic racism that has blocked people of color from homeownership. Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are rolling out a credit reporting system that factors in paying rent into creditworthiness score. Other measures include down payment assistance, improved underwriting guidelines, reserve funding for emergencies and …

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