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Macworld Podcast episode 704 IDG Today's Best Tech Deals Picked by Macworld's Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect's Editors Wrapping up our conversation about Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference, we talk about watchOS 7, tvOS 14, the first ever Apple silicon Mac, and more on this episode of the Macworld Podcast.This is episode…

Developers leakage standards from the Apple silicon Mac transition set

i welcome our new arm overlords — How will legacy Mac apps perform under Rosetta on Apple silicon? Jim Salter - Jun 29, 2020 9:19 pm UTC Enlarge / Developers are wasting no time getting their hands dirty with the new A12Z ARM Developer Transition Kits. As reported by MacRumors, eager Apple developers are already…

Benchmarks Suggest New iPad Pro’s A12Z Chip is Nearly Identical to A12X in 2018 iPad Pro

Monday March 23, 2020 7:18 pm PDT by Juli CloverOne of the new 2020 iPad Pro models equipped with an A12Z chip arrived early to a Reddit user, who did some benchmarking tests to see how it performs. In a Geekbench 5 test, the 11-inch 2020 ‌iPad Pro‌ earned a single-core score of 1114 and…

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