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The New Mac Pro Collects Dust

I’ve loved my Mac Pro since I got it back in June. It looks cool, it’s fast, and it’s really quiet. But I’ve recently noticed a smell in my office; a burning smell, the kind you get when you turn on a light bulb that’s been off for a long time. Yesterday, I picked up […]

Mac Pro Audio Ports: Microphones Not Recognized

You can’t plug a microphone with a 1/8″ plug into a new Mac Pro. Here’s why. I’ve got a microphone to review for Macworld, specifically for its use with speech recognition software such as Dragon Dictate. (, Amazon UK) I was surprised to find that the Mac Pro doesn’t recognize this microphone. Apple has a […]

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Writings about Macs, music and more by Kirk McElhearn