MacBook

The Next Laptop You Should Buy Is...

Shopping for a laptop? First step: Grab a bottle of Excedrin. Extra strength.<p>Laptops haven’t been this headache-inducing in years. Did you want a laptop... or a tablet... or a Franken-lap-tab thing? Then there’s a plug crisis: Pick the wrong kind of USB ports and you’ll need to invest in a pile of …

MacBook Pro

Amazon 1-Day MacBook/DSLR Bag sale starting from $13 Prime shipped

Today only, as part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day, ECOSUSI (99% positive in the last 12 months from 3,134 ratings) via Amazon has some solid deals on a selection of MacBook and DSLR camera bags today starting at <b>$13</b>. As usual, everything in the sale ships free for Prime members or in orders over …

Gear & Gadgets

Green Deals: Amazon’s best-selling 5-pack Remote Control Outlets $21.50, more

Etekcity (100% positive feedback from 95,000+) via Amazon offers a five-pack of its Wireless Remote Control Outlet Switches for <b>$21.48 Prime shipped</b> when promo code <b>6WIO8A8M</b> is applied during checkout. That’s up to $4 off the regular price, a match of our previous mention and the best offer …

MacBook Pro

PSA: Thunderbolt 3 cables longer than 0.5m generally don't support USB 3.1 speeds

USB-C is the future of computer connectivity, but there is a great deal of confusion over USB-C, Thunderbolt 3, USB 3.1, and what any given cable …

MacBook Pro

MacBook upgrades give Apple a second quarter sales boost

Recent upgrades to the 12-inch MacBook helped provide Apple with a 17.1 percent notebook sales boost during the second quarter of 2017. The company remains fifth in overall market share, but it has been able to widen the gap between itself and sixth-placed Acer.<p>Apple shipped a total of 3.98 million …

MacBook Pro

MacBook shipments grew by 17% in Q2, with more double-digit growth ahead – TrendForce

TrendForce’s latest global laptop shipment report, seen by us, says that MacBook shipments grew by a healthy 17.1% in Q2, helped in large part by sales of the updated 12-inch MacBook.<p>The growth boosted Apple’s market share from 9.3% to 10%, bringing it very close to challenging ASUS for the #4 slot …

MacBook Pro

Apple MacBook Shipments see 17% Increase in Q2

TrendForce, a global provider of market intelligence, has indicated that Apple (AAPL) MacBook shipments increased by 17.1% during the second …

MacBook Pro

Leaked Microsoft memo says Consumer Reports is wrong

A negative review from Consumer Reports can be damning for a product. The non-profit has long been a reliable source when trying to determine the …

MacBook Pro

Twelve South unveils matte black aluminum Curve stand for MacBook

Twelve South is out today with a newly designed MacBook Pro stand called Curve. Designed specifically for modern Apple notebooks, Curve features two padded arms with lips on either side that hold your MacBook in place without blocking the lid opening.<p>Curve sports a sleek matte black coat of paint …

MacBook Pro

United Bonus Miles + 6 Miles Per $1 At Apple - Points Miles & Martinis

If you have some more back to school shopping to do, don’t forget about this promotion which is ending this week (<b>through 08/18/17.)</b> You can <b>earn up</b> …

MacBook Air

Microsoft's Surface Plus upgrade program is a great idea... for Apple to steal and give to the Mac

Apple’s Mac sales could use a shot in the arm. While a small group of die-hards are eagerly waiting to snatch up the $5,000 iMac Pro and whatever …

MacBook Pro

Dell and Apple are the big winners in second-quarter notebook sales

Why it matters to you<p>Notebook sales between April and June 2017 suggest that the MacBook brand is still very strong, while Acer's attempt to carve …

MacBook Pro

Reviewed: A used, year-old MacBook Pro from Apple's Refurbished Mac store that saved me $450

My refurbished MacBook Pro came in a plain white box with the word 'MacBook Pro' on it and the words 'Apple Certified Refurbished' in a lighter …

MacBook Pro

I Used the New 10.5-Inch iPad Pro for a Month Instead of a MacBook. Here’s What I Learned

I’ve loved a lot of iPads, right until I didn’t. When Apple announced the original iPad in 2010 I told myself I wasn’t going to buy it. Then I did, …

MacBook Air

Look closely at this MacBook Air that was made entirely out of Lego bricks

No, this model of a MacBook Air definitely did not have us fooled.<p>A Japanese student built a MacBook Air entirely from Legos — and it's so convincing you'll do a double take.<p>The student, who studies at the University of Tokyo, tweeted out his creation, which has now gone viral for obvious …

MacBook Air

Score a Wenger 15-inch MacBook Backpack for $21 Prime shipped (Reg. up to $50)

Oh no! This offer has already expired.<p>While you may have missed out here, we have so many more great deals to share with you! To make sure you don't miss any more offers like this one, join our mailing list and follow us on Twitter.<p>Follow Us<p>for up to the minute updates on new deals and reviews.<p>Join …

Gear & Gadgets

These 2 cases will keep any MacBook protected for under $25

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>MacBooks, regardless of their size, type, or vintage, are tough machines meant to last for many years.<p>That said, they don't stand much of …

Shopping

The Best Back To School Deals on iPads, Macs

Going back to school can be an exciting time, but it can also be an expensive one. Whether you're headed back to high school or venturing off to …

MacBook Pro

Lowest Price Anywhere: B&H has Apple's 15" MacBook Pro with Touch Bar for $1,899 ($500 off) with no tax in 48 states

B&H Photo is knocking $500 off Apple's Late 2016 15-inch MacBook Pro this weekend. Now $1,899 with free expedited shipping and no tax collected on …

MacBook Pro

Help Me, LAPTOP: Should I Buy a MacBook or a ZenBook?

If you're looking for a lightweight 13-inch laptop that's under $1,000, Asus and Apple both have intriguing options. Forum user miguelestevez is …

MacBook Air

B&H knocks $500 off Apple’s 2016 15-inch MacBook Pro w/ Touch Bar (Tax NY/NJ only)

<i>Update: now backordered 7-10 days.</i><p>B&H offers Apple’s 2016 15-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar 256GB (MLH32LL/A) for <b>$1,899 shipped</b>. That’s a $500 savings off the original MSRP, down $200 from our roundup on Friday and the lowest price that we’ve ever tracked. Best of all, B&H only charges tax for New …

MacBook Pro

Daily Deals: Thonet 5.25″ 350W Wireless Speakers $200, Save $400 on MacBook Pro 13-inch, more

Oh no! This offer has already expired.<p>While you may have missed out here, we have so many more great deals to share with you! To make sure you don't miss any more offers like this one, join our mailing list and follow us on Twitter.<p>Follow Us<p>for up to the minute updates on new deals and reviews.<p>Join …

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Chuwi's super-thin LapBook Air is ready to take on MacBook Air and Surface laptops

Chuwi is not a particularly well-known brand at the moment, but the company is starting to carve out something of a name for itself. We've already …

MacBook Air

Video: 13" vs. 15" 2017 MacBook Pro - which Apple notebook is right for you?

Apple's MacBook Pro lineup was recently updated with faster processors and more affordable configurations, but choosing the best model for your needs …

MacBook Pro

How to Select the Best Laptop for Your Needs

August 12, 2017<p>Deciding which Laptop to buy can be tough, with hundreds of Laptop models to choose from and prices ranging from under $200 for …

MacBook Air

Fstoppers Reviews the CalDigit Thunderbolt Station 3

For all the stranded Mac users out there who’ve bought into the future that’s not quite here yet, there has been no shortage of products hitting the …

Laptops

Clay Russell's Mac and iOS setup

<i>Every week we post a new interview with someone about what software they use on their Mac, iPhone, or iPad. We do these interviews because not only</i> …

MacBook Pro

Review: Belkin Thunderbolt 3 Express Dock HD solid choice, but little sets it apart from alternatives

Belkin has refreshed its line of Thunderbolt docks for the MacBook Pro's Thunderbolt 3, but besides full charging power for the 15-inch MacBook Pro, …

MacBook Pro

Go Fullscreen to Boost Your MacBook's Bad Battery Life

Apple’s latest MacBook Pro refresh has its fair share of detractors, and for good reason—changes like the omission of traditional USB ports, …

MacBook Pro

This $30 keyboard case basically turns your iPad or iPad Pro into a mini MacBook Pro

People still argue until they’re blue in the face about whether or not Apple’s iPad can be a true laptop replacement. We’re not sure why people argue …

MacBook Pro