Tag Archive: MacBook


Xiaomi’s MacBook Air ripoff turns out to be a hoax

The Apple blogosphere was ablaze yesterday with reports that noted Apple ripoff artists Xiaomi had reportedly come up with its most brazen copycat attempt yet: a MacBook Air-alike which looked indistinguishable from Cupertino’s offering, with the exception of a Xiaomi logo instead…

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How baking your MacBook Pro could solve persistent heat issues

Reading that someone decided to put their MacBook Pro in the oven and then set about drilling holes in it sounds like one of those inane YouTube videos showing someone destroying a perfectly good computer for no reason whatsoever. For iFixit…

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Leaked Xiaomi laptop looks eerily similar to MacBook Air

Xiaomi just rode Apple’s coattails to the biggest startup valuation in world, but it appears the Chinese smartphone maker is ready to take its copying to new heights by getting into the laptop game with, you guessed it, a MacBook…

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12-inch Retina MacBook Air is coming in early 2015

Apple’s new 12-inch Retina MacBook Air is expected to enter mass production in the first quarter of 2015, manufactured by Quanta Computer, according to a new report released today. The new notebook is expected to boast Intel’s Broadwell processors, and…

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Save big on extra storage with the HyperDrive MacBook Storage Expander [Deals]

For as long as there have been home computers, users have been looking for ways to increase their storage capacity. The first harddrives that entered the market in the 1980’s were difficult to install, had small capacity limits, and were…

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HP’s new ultralight laptop is yet another MacBook Air doppelgänger

HP just announced its newest business laptops today – the HP EliteBook Folio 1020 – and even though the company is touting them as the thinnest and lightest ‘business-class’ notebooks ever made, they certainly look a hell of lot like…

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A Solution for MacBook Pro Booting to a Black Screen

Rarely, a Mac may encounter some peculiar issue during system boot that can cause quite a bit of panic, like booting to a completely black screen. It would be easy to interpret that as a potential hardware problem, and in some particularly rare situations that may be the case, but it’s more often a software … Read More

MacBook orchestra steals the spotlight in Microsoft’s latest ad

Microsoft’s been doing a stellar job promoting Apple lately with its promotional ‘iPad-like tablets’ on CNN and the NFL, but it looks like the company has decided to just give up and start advertising for Apple itself. Microsoft published an…

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MacBook orchestra steals the spotlight in Microsoft’s latest ad

Microsoft’s been doing a stellar job promoting Apple lately with its promotional ‘iPad-like tablets’ on CNN and the NFL, but it looks like the company has decided to just give up and start advertising for Apple itself. Microsoft published an…

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Protect your MacBook charging cord from fraying

Chances are you protect your iPhone with a case. Probably your MacBook too. But what about your MagSafe power adapter? It’s safe to say that the little white power brick that comes with Apple laptops isn’t the best design. In…

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