Tag Archive: MacBook


Google Chrome Updated For The New MacBook Pros Retina Display

Google Chrome for Mac now looks good on a Retina display.

Good news for Google Chrome lovers: the popular third-party browser has been updated on the Mac with Retina graphics for the new MacBook Pro. This makes Chrome the first browser besides Safari to take full advantage of Apple’s ultra-high resolution display tech. Google has also included built-in webcam and microphone support and several other improvements.

Chrome now includes the�getUserMedia API, which  [Read More…]

Apple Brings Power Nap To Retina MacBook Pro With New Update

One of the new features in OS X Mountain Lion is called Power Nap. Touted as a tool that get things done while your Mac is sleeping, Power Nap enables a Mac running Mountain Lion to download email, sync with iCloud, check for system updates, etc. while in sleep mode. There is a big�caveat, however. Power Nap will only run on Macs with an internal solid-state hard drive (SSD).

During the developer  [Read More…]

Mountain Lions Power Nap Feature Brought To MacBook Air With New Firmware Update

Apple unveiled Power Nap in Mountain Lion during the WWDC conference in June.

Can’t find Mountain Lion’s Power Nap feature anywhere on your MacBook Air? Apple has issued a new firmware update to bring the feature to 2011-2012 models. In case you didn’t know, Power Nap is a system management feature in Mountain Lion that silently fetches your emails, iCloud data, software updates, etc. while your Mac sleeps. For Power Nap to  [Read More…]

Half Of Steam For Mac Gamers Play On A Macbook Pro

Macs can be used for serious gaming, mmmkay?

Steam, the online computer gaming portal, keeps track of what hardware its players are using to access the many games in its service.

Of interest in the exhaustive list of specs is the fact that 49.46 percent of Mac gamers on Steam game on a Macbook Pro. Which makes sense, of course, as that’s a pretty powerful laptop. From there, we see the iMac  [Read More…]

This Baby Alpaca Using iPhoto On A MacBook Pro Is Either Too Cute Or Too Surreal For Words [Video]

The title really says it all: Flower, a baby alpaca over at the Insight Ranch in Southern California, spends her time making farting sounds with her mouth, trembling almost faster than the speed of video and scrolling through photos on her MacBook Pro.

The title screams cute; the video screams something halfway between surrealism and nightmare. This could have been directed by David Lynch on a dare.

Source: YouTube Via: Laughing Squid

Mac Setups: CEOs Desk: iMac 27?, Retina MacBook Pro, Dual Thunderbolt Displays

Mac setup with a view of NYC

Ever wondered what the Mac setup of a tech companies CEO would look like? If you guessed it’d be a series of awesome Apple hardware complete with an amazing view of New York City, you’d be right. Hardware shown in the picture includes:

iPad 3 iMac 27″ (2011) top of the line 2x Thunderbolt 27″ Apple displays Retina MacBook Pro iPhone 4S

The view is from  [Read More…]

Mac Setups: CEOs Desk: iMac 27?, Retina MacBook Pro, Dual Thunderbolt Displays

Mac setup with a view of NYC

Ever wondered what the Mac setup of a tech companies CEO would look like? If you guessed it’d be a series of awesome Apple hardware complete with an amazing view of New York City, you’d be right. Hardware shown in the picture includes:

iPad 3 iMac 27″ (2011) top of the line 2x Thunderbolt 27″ Apple displays Retina MacBook Pro iPhone 4S

The view is from  [Read More…]

iLap MacBook Desk-Stand [Ends Soon!]

Contrary to the name, putting a laptop on your lap, isn�t actually a great idea. Laptops can get rather warm, not to mention it�s impossible for air to get below your laptop to help keep it cool (do you think Apple made these glorious devices out of aluminum just for kicks and giggles?). Likewise laptops just on a desk or table not only don�t let the machines cool as well as they  [Read More…]

Where To Find Great Wallpapers For Your New MacBook Pros Retina Display [Gallery]

We travel around the internet to find the best wallpapers for your new laptop.

Apple’s new MacBook Pro features a stunning 2880×1800 Retina display that makes any other screen look like pixelated junk. Because the next-gen 2012 MacBook Pro packs so many pixels in an insane resolution on a 15-inch display, it can be difficult to find great wallpapers that are optimized correctly. Luckily, we’ve collected the best resources on the internet  [Read More…]

Forget The Retina MacBook Pro, These Are The Five Most Expensive Apple Computers Of All Time

You might think that the new MacBook Pro with Retina display breaks the bank as far as computers go, but compared to some of Apple’s older machines, it’s just a drop in the bucket. Apple has never had the most economical options for computers, but they’ve come a long way towards being affordable to most consumers. Don’t believe me? Forbes has compiled a list of the five most expensive Apple computers of  [Read More…]