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Apple Refreshes 13", 15" MacBook Pro Laptops
Jul 30, 2014 - in News
Apple has updated six MacBook Pro laptops.
Apple Bumps MacBook Air to 1.4 GHz Core i5, Drops Price
Apr 29, 2014 - in News
Looks like Apple is giving the MacBook Air a little springtime makeover.
Apple Fixes Trackpad/Keyboard, Graphics on MacBook Pros
Nov 8, 2013 - in News
Apple has issued fixes for issues affecting its newest MacBook Pro notebooks.
MacBook Pro 13-inch and 15-inch Teardown by iFixit
Oct 26, 2013 - in News
The guys at iFixit have torn down Apple's latest notebooks and discovered that they're harder than ever to repair.
MacBook Air With Haswell ULT: Up to 12 Hours Battery Life
Jun 10, 2013 - in News
The MacBook Air line gets updated with Intel 4th Gen CPUs.
Upgrade And Benchmark Your 2012 MacBook Air's SSD
Apr 11, 2013 - in Picture Story
We take our lab's MacBook Air, yank out its stock Toshiba-sourced SSD, drop in OWC's 480 GB Auro Pro 6G, and chart the performance of both drives. Follow our step-by-step guide for upgrading your own MBA (and even getting TRIM support re-enabled).
Apple Drops MacBook Pro Retina, Air Prices, Improves Specs
Feb 13, 2013 - in News
Prices decreased by $100 to $300.
Obama Applauds Apple, Intel For U.S. Manufacturing Jobs
Feb 13, 2013 - in News
President stresses importance of creating jobs within America.
Apple Applies For Image-Based Authentication Patent
Feb 8, 2013 - in News
Intended for Mac and iDevice users
Tablets Accounted for 46 Percent of PC Shipments in Q4
Feb 8, 2013 - in News
134 million units includes 46.2 million units qualifying as tablets.
Gartner: Windows 8 Did Not Significantly Impact PC Shipments in Q4
Jan 21, 2013 - in News
Following some indicators such as flat hard drive shipments from Seagate, Gartner said that global PC shipments declined year over year in the fourth quarter of 2012.
Ultrabooks Could See Price Pressure Due to New Macbook Air
Jan 4, 2013 - in News
A series of requests for quotations (RFQ) issued by Apple to Taiwan-based supply chain makers is apparently raising some concern among Ultrabook makers and their opportunity to market thin notebooks.
Smart-Connected Devices Ship 303.6 Million Units in Q3
Dec 11, 2012 - in News
Samsung and Apple remain market leader for shipments valued at $140.4 billion.
Tim Cook Talks About Those 'Assembled in USA' Macs
Dec 7, 2012 - in News
Apple plans to make more Macs in the states in 2013.
Parents Increasingly Naming Children Apple, Mac and Siri
Nov 30, 2012 - in News
One pair of parents named son 'Google'.
Tablet Display Shipments Top Laptops in October
Nov 26, 2012 - in News
PC supply chain responsible for slow-moving inventory.
Tablet Shipments to Top Laptops for The First Time Ever
Nov 25, 2012 - in News
Tablet shipments in North America set to exceed laptops for the first time during 2012's fourth quarter.
Next Version of Mac OS X Could be Called 'Lynx'
Nov 22, 2012 - in News
Apple to continue tend of naming its OS after a feline.
Apple Opens eBay Store with Refurbished Products
Nov 20, 2012 - in News
Is Apple taking refurbished stock to eBay?
Report: Apple Considering Switch Away from Intel CPUs
Nov 6, 2012 - in News
Will Apple design its own chips for its Mac computers?
Innovation at Apple is 'Sputtering', Says Analyst
Nov 4, 2012 - in News
Analyst confused over Apple's inability to bring touch technology to its notebooks and iMacs.
Apple Says Optical Drives Were Holding It Back
Oct 30, 2012 - in News
Senior VP of global marketing stressed that competitors are afraid to ditch optical drives technology.
Apple Forecasted To Become 5th Largest PC Brand in 2013
Oct 26, 2012 - in News
Digitimes expects Apple will be able to increase its Mac sales enough to become the world's fifth largest PC brand behind HP, Dell, Acer and Lenovo.
Inside Apple's 13-inch Retina Display MacBook Pro
Oct 25, 2012 - in News
What's Apple hiding under the hood?
Apple Announces Retina Display 13-inch MacBook Pro
Oct 23, 2012 - in News
The rumors about a new 13-inch MarcBook were true!
13-Inch Retina MacBook Pro May be Priced at $1699
Oct 22, 2012 - in News
Laptop said to be priced $500 below 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro model.
Apple Confirms New Product Event for October 23
Oct 16, 2012 - in News
Seven days and counting.
Report: 13-Inch Retina MacBook Pro Announcement Oct. 23
Oct 15, 2012 - in News
"High-profile U.S. retailer" says the laptop will launch alongside the iPad Mini.
Analyst: 13-Inch Retina MacBook Pro Due in Q4
Oct 11, 2012 - in News
Laptop expected to retail well below the $2,199 entry point set for the 15.4-inch model announced in June.
Apple Considering Moving Macs Away From Intel Chips
Oct 4, 2012 - in News
Chips from chief rival AMD supposedly the option Apple may switch to.