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Apple Allows Discount On Just Released ‘Haswell’ Macbook Airs At Best Buy, Other Retailers

Save a few bucks, buy some software.Want to save a bit of cash on the latest Macbook Air? Now might be the time, as Apple has allowed Best Buy to discount the popular Macbook by up to $64. Other retailers, like Amazon and B&H Photo, quickly followed suit, offering their own discounts on the laptops or AppleCare. The sale at Best […]

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Tennessee Lawyer Sues Apple For Getting Addicted To Porn On His MacBook

925fa17d978fIn what is perhaps the most bizarre lawsuit ever filed against Apple, Tennessee lawyer Chris Sevier is seeking damages for watching “women engaging in sexual acts with the intent to cause vicarious arousal” on his Apple devices. Contained within his 50-page complaint, Sevier’s proposal is that Apple ship its devices in a “safe mode” that customers would […]

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2014′s MacBook Pros Could Get 24 Hour Battery Life Thanks To IGZO Displays

DSC_7479We’ve been hearing for years now about Apple’s never-quite-realized intentions to ship devices featuring Sharp IGZO displays. Now a new report says they’re coming to the 2014 MacBook line. IGZO displays are cool technology. This is very simplistic, every LCD panel is made up of a bunch of pixels, and behind those pixels, there’s a […]

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Leaked Benchmarks Show A New MacBook Pro Is Coming

MacBook-Pro-with-OS-X-MavericksAlthough Apple beefed up the MacBook Air line at WWDC last month with new ultrabooks packing Intel’s Haswell processors, they have yet to upgrade the venerable MacBook Pro with the same technology. That’s a bummer, because Haswell can greatly improve battery life without sacrificing speed… surely the kind of tech you’d want in a Retina […]

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Snuglet Makes MacBook Power Hole Smaller, More Snuggerer

People love to moan about the slimline MagSafe 2 adapter that was launched to match the skinny (current) MacBook Air. It falls out they say. It’s too easy to knock from its magnet-hole. I’ve never had any trouble with it. In fact, I like it more than the original because not only does it stay […]

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Who Says The PC Is Dying? Over Half Of All Ultrabooks Sold Are MacBook Airs

apple-12q2-macbook-air-13-front-lgThe MacBook Air is a hell of a machine, a computer that created an entirely new class in the PC market. No wonder it’s absolutely dominating sales, with 56% of all ultrabooks sold being — surprise! — MacBook Airs. According to new data released by market research firm NPD, Apple sold 56% of all ultrabooks […]

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SENA’s Folio Case For The MacBook Air Is Beautiful, But Has A Problem [Review]

brownLeather never goes out of style. Folio Case by SENA Category: Cases Works With: MacBook Air Price: $139.95 For most of the twentieth century, it’s been a material that testifies to professionalism and distinction, and while Apple’s glass-and-aluminum products may be designed with timelessness in mind, this timelessness interfaces well with leather’s inherent timefulness: the […]

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Upgrade Your MacBook Pro Keyboard With Lazerwood Keys [Deals]

CoM - LazerwoodThe MacBook Pro already looks pretty stellar. But there are a few add-ons you can pick up that will add even more style to it, and this Cult of Mac Deals offer is a shining example of one of them. Lazerwood Keys are a sleek way to make your MacBook Pro stand out and add […]

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Roost Notebook Stand, A Carbon-Fiber Scaffold For Your MacBook

If you a) use a MacBook and b) hate it when you lose the use of your arms and neck than you might like the Roost, a notebook stand that puts your MacBook at the perfect angle and height for working safely, without causing pain and RSI disorders. Oh, and it looks like the bottom […]

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New Mac Pro & MacBook Pro Get Benchmarked Ahead Of Release

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We were surprised that a new MacBook Pro wasn’t part of Apple’s Mac refreshes at WWDC earlier this month, but if new benchmark tests are anything to go by, it shouldn’t be too long before they’re made available. A new 13-inch model with the latest Intel “Haswell” processor has appeared in Geekbench tests showing slight performance gains over the current generation.

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