10 Awesome Apple Blogs For Geeks [Mac]

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mac blogs for geeksAre you a part of the Apple cult? Do you love your Mac so much that you sulk when you have to use a PC? Are you desperate to find out more about iPad releases and Apple events? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then read on.

If you’re an Apple fan and you love reading Apple news, you’ll love today’s list. Here’s a collection of some of the best Apple blogs, covering tips and tricks, Apple releases, gossip and gadgets.

1. MakeUseOf Mac Section

Just in case you haven’t noticed, we’ve got plenty of Mac information right here on MakeUseOf. There’s a whole Mac Section of our blog dedicated to free Mac apps, tips and tricks (and another for iOS apps). We’ve also written a free PDF Mac manual for anyone keen to learn a little more about their Mac, and if you have questions, there’s a Mac Questions and Answers category of our Answers section just for you. Browse other people’s Mac questions or ask your own. Occasionally, Apple news features in our news updates.

Despite such an array of Mac information right here, we know sometimes you need to delve deeper into the world of Apple and get your gossip, speculation, accessories and other Apple-centric goodies. So, we’ll share a few more great Apple blogs to read.
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2. TÚAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog

The Unofficial Apple Weblog is a haven for all forms of Apple news, including Mac and iOS news. You’ll often see new apps, gadgets and accessories too. I’m sure if you spend too long on the site you’ll end up buying quite a large collection of irresistible iPad covers.

3. The Cult Of Mac

The Cult of Mac is a blog dedicated to all things Mac and Apple related. Lately, there’s been a huge focus on iPads and Steve Jobs, but that can hardly be avoided since it’s the hot topic of all Apple fans. If you dig around a little you’ll find some great articles on Mac applications too.

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4. Mac Rumours

If you need to know what Apple is up to generally, Mac Rumours is a great blog to read. You’ll be kept informed of all upcoming Apple events, releases, price changes, news and (as it says on the box) rumours. This is great for staying in the know.

5. World Of Apple

World of Apple is a mixture of news and rumour, teamed with reviews of premium apps for Mac and iOS. The headlines focus on Apple generally and cover gadgets, applications and Steve Jobs. It’s also a good place to check before you go buying any new apps.

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6. Apple Insider

The Apple Insider is exactly what you’d expect for a blog with such a name. Breaking news, feature articles, speculation, gossip and gadgets. Within that, there’s plenty of Mac and iOS info for all Apple lovers.

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7. Mac OS X Hints

Mac OS X Hints lives up to its name without fail. Basically, it’s a Mac forum with a facility to submit hints for a wider audience. The best hints are then published to the hints blog for all to receive by RSS. If you’re looking for the occasional eye-opening moment, this blog will quickly become a favourite.

8. Macworld

Macworld is Mac, iPhone and iPad focused. There’s plenty of hot news stories and the occasional application review or tips.

9. The Mac Observer

The Mac Observer features news on Apple products, personalities and events. Breaking news, editorials, forum discussions, appearances, products, rumour, podcast updates and deals are all featured regularly.

10. Mac User

Mac User is actually a UK magazine for Mac lovers. The blog counterpart is just as well-written, but focuses on more immediate or Internet-focused news. As for most of these Apple blogs, the focus is as much on iOS devices and Steve Jobs as it is Mac OS.

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We know only too well these are not the only Apple-centric blogs out there. Let us know your favourites in the comments!

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