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Incoming students: Start your computing life at MIT

Here’s information about the type of computer you’ll need as an MIT student, how to create your digital identity at MIT, and where to find key information about IT at the Institute.

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Apple releases macOS Sierra 10.12

Today Apple releases its latest operating system, macOS Sierra (10.12). Soon all Macs purchased from Apple will come with macOS Sierra preinstalled; previous versions of OS X cannot be installed.