Tag Archive: MacBook


How to Take Screen Shots of Touch Bar on MacBook Pro

The new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar has replaced the standard Escape and Function keys with a little dynamically changing screen called the Touch Bar. Some Mac users may wish to take a screenshot of the Touch Bar, perhaps for developing, testing, or sharing purposes, similar to screenshotting displays on any other Mac or iOS … Read More

Apple Runs MacBook Pro Touch Bar Commercial “Bulbs”

Apple is running the first TV commercial for the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar. The commercial is embedded below for easy viewing. The commercial, called “Bulbs”, follows shattering bulbs as the video narrative runs through a series of ideas, inventions, and innovations that have moved humankind forward, including the wheel, writing, the plow, electricity, … Read More

New MacBook Pro with Touch Bar Debuts

Apple has released an all new redesigned MacBook Pro. Available in 13″ and 15″ display sizes, the new MacBook Pro features upgraded hardware, faster processors, an all new keyboard, and a new multifunctional toolbar across the top of the keyboard called Touch Bar which includes Touch ID capabilities. The Touch Bar is perhaps the most … Read More

How to Clean a MacBook Pro Keyboard the Easy Way with Keyboard Cleaner

Cleaning the keyboard on a MacBook, MacBook Pro, or MacBook Air is a necessary chore from time to time, but it can also be more challenging than expected as anyone who has done so can attest. The moment you start wiping down the Mac keyboard, it’s inevitable for keys to be pressed, and as a … Read More

How to Upgrade & Replace an SSD in MacBook Air

The MacBook Air is not really thought of as being expandable or upgradeable, but it turns out that with a little effort and patience, you can replace the SSD on the MacBook Air yourself. Changing the SSD on a MacBook Air can allow you to dramatically increase the storage size of the Mac and can … Read More

Fix for Retina MacBook Pro 13″ Freezing Issue Offered by Apple

A number of Mac users have discovered that their computers are freezing at random after updating their computers to OS X 10.11.4 and sometimes with OS X 10.11.5 as well. The problem is rather annoying as the Mac becomes entirely unresponsive and requires a forced reboot intervention, though disabling WebGL in Safari seems to help … Read More

Apple Releases Updated MacBook 12″ for Early 2016

Apple has quietly released an update to their 12″ MacBook lineup, with newer processors, improved graphics, faster memory, faster PCIe flash storage, longer battery life, and the addition of an all new Rose Gold model. All models continue to offer a Retina 12″ display in the same ultra-thin and lightweight enclosure, available in the four … Read More

Apple deals: Lowest prices ever on iMac, MacBook and more

While the anticipated MacBook Pro revamp is grabbing all the headlines, we’ve got an iMac deal that should be getting your attention. Get the details on this hot buy, plus the lowest prices we’ve ever seen on a premium MacBook and a handy iPad accessory, in this week’s roundup of the best Apple deals. 27-inch […]

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HP’s new ‘MacBook beater’ is world’s thinnest notebook

HP’s newest laptop, the 10.4-mm-thin Spectre 13.3, is the company’s attempt at building a MacBook beater — complete with slimmer profile, larger screen and more horsepower. The HP Spectre, introduced today, boasts an eye-catching “Ash Silver” color inspired by the “tapered copper” shade used in the jewelry world. HP is clearly borrowing from Apple’s fashion-conscious approach […]

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HP’s new ‘MacBook beater’ is world’s thinnest notebook

HP has introduced its newest laptop, the 10.4mm-thin Spectre 13.3, which represents the company’s attempt at building a MacBook beater — complete with slimmer profile, larger screen, and more horsepower. The Spectre boasts an eye-catching “Ash Silver” color, inspired by the “tapered copper” color used in the jewelry world: borrowing from Apple’s fashion-conscious approach to design […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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