MacBook

Best Buy takes $200 off MacBook Pro, get up to $450 in credit w/ trade-in

Best Buy is currently taking <b>up to $200 off</b> MacBook Pro while also offering <b>up to $450 in credit</b> with an eligible Mac trade-in. When coupled together, today’s prices are some of the best that we’ve ever seen on Apple’s latest devices. To cash in on the trade offer, hit this landing page and you’ll …

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Apple MacBook Air review

MacBook Air at 10: A look back at our original 2008 review<p><b>The Good</b> Incredibly thin yet surprisingly sturdy; new trackpad gesture controls are very useful; remote optical drive makes living without a built-in drive much easier.<p><b>The Bad</b> Very limited connectivity; slower than other MacBooks; SSD …

Laptops

Apple forgot the greatest lesson of the MacBook Air

Ten years ago, Steve Jobs hopped on stage at Macworld 2008 and did another one of his seemingly impossible magic tricks: He undid the string on a …

Laptops

MacBook Air. Apple’s best product ever

The Air is celebrating its 10th anniversary and I'm celebrating the one Apple product that's never let me down.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>I take it for granted.<p>I know you aren't supposed to do that in relationships, but, in this …

MacBook Air

Review: Ten One Design's Mountie+ Turns Your iPad Into a Second Screen Attached to Your Mac

Ten One Design's new Mountie+ is an update to its existing Mountie, a device that's designed to allow you to attach an iPad or iPhone to your laptop for use as a second display. The Mountie+, which I've been using for the last few weeks, was created for Apple's larger 10.5 and 12.9-inch iPad models.<p>…

Tablets

Add a DVD drive to your new MacBook or Ultrabook for $10.50 Prime shipped

VicTsingDirect (99% positive feedback from over 100,000 customers) via Amazon has its Portable External CD-RW Drive DVD-R Combo Burner & Player on sale for <b>$10.69 Prime shipped</b> when code <b>4I3HL6B6</b> is used at checkout. Normally $18, this is the lowest we’ve ever seen it go for. If you just bought a …

Gear & Gadgets

Apple is ‘listening,’ but won’t release a major MacBook Pro upgrade this year

Although Apple’s usual hardware refresh of the MacBook Pro line is expected to take place in 2018, a new report suggests that it won’t make any major …

MacBook Pro

Disappointing MacBook Pro Update Dooms Radical Touch Bar

Digitimes latest research into MacBook Pro production reports that Apple will not be making any significant updates to the portfolio during 2018. Although there may be a refresh to keep the processor, storage, and memory up to date with the Windows 10 powered competition, don’t expect any major …

MacBook Pro

Apple releases fifth macOS High Sierra 10.13.3 beta

Apple has released the fifth macOS High Sierra 10.13.3 beta for testing. The release comes one week after the fourth macOS 10.13.3 beta; Apple released the fifth beta versions of iOS and tvOS betas late last week.<p>Changes coming in macOS 10.13.3 are unclear for now. Apple shares this information on …

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Time for a fresh start

new directions for a new yearmaxmann via pixabayOkay, so it’s properly 2018 now. The tree and cards are gone, we’ve returned to work or school. It’s …

The HyperDrive hub is a MacBook owner’s dream

The HyperDrive 8-in-1 USB-C hub is a MacBook owner’s dream. With all the ports you’ll ever need on the go, plus a built-in Qi charging pad, it’s ideal for connecting all your peripherals and keeping your iPhone topped up at all times.<p>Apple wants a world in which a USB-C port is all you ever need. …

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Steve Jobs changed the future of laptops 10 years ago today

10 years of the MacBook Air<p>“It’s the world’s thinnest notebook,” said Steve Jobs as he introduced the MacBook Air 10 years ago today. Apple’s Macworld 2008 was a special one, taking place just days after the annual Consumer Electronics Show had ended and Bill Gates bid farewell to Microsoft. Jobs …

Technology

Apple MacBook Pro To Get A Minor Update This Year

It looks like Apple only has a minor update planned for this years MacBook Pro. According to a recent report there are now major updates planned for …

MacBook Pro

Steve Jobs unveiled the MacBook Air - and Apple's future - 10 years ago today

Feature<p>When Steve Jobs showed off the MacBook Air to a collective gasp from the tech industry one decade ago, nobody could yet know its importance as …

MacBook Air

Apple Is Now The Fourth Largest Computer Manufacturer

Apple is now the fourth largest computer manufacturer with its Mac range of computers, ahead of the company are Dell, Lenovo and HP.<p>According to a …

MacBook Pro

Apple’s MacBook Air turns 10

Ten years ago today, Steve Jobs triumphantly held up a manilla interoffice mail envelope to a round of applause at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco. It was a silly gimmick, but it got the point across. A year after introducing the Macworld crowd to the iPhone, the company was about to …

MacBook Air

HP's Convertible Spectre X360 15 Wants To Give You What The MacBook Pro Can't

All images: Sam Rutherford/Gizmodo<p>After the latest MacBook Pro refresh failed to deliver the kind of features buyers really wanted, Apple's …

Laptops

Deals: 27" iMac 5K (512GB SSD) for $2,004; 13" MacBook Pros from $1,199 ($100-$450 off); 10.5" iPad Pros for $599

Mid-January deals have arrived with instant and coupon savings of up to $450 off iMacs and MacBook Pros. Pick up an upgraded 27" iMac 5K for $2,004 …

MacBook Pro

It’s Been 10 Years Since Apple Changed Laptops Forever

Image: Apple<p>In the days following Bill Gates’ announcement of his retirement from Microsoft, Steve Jobs picked up an ordinary intra-office envelope …

Bill Gates

006: Accidental missile alert, MacBook Air turns 10, CarPlay hits more trucks | 9to5Mac Daily

Welcome to 9to5Mac Daily, a new podcast bringing you the latest in Apple news and top 9to5Mac stories every Monday through Friday. Today we’ve got an accidental missile strike emergency alert sent to iPhones in Hawaii, the ten-year anniversary of Steve Jobs unveiling the first MacBook Air, and …

Apple

Microsoft Surface Book 2 Vs. 2018 Dell XPS 13: Which Is The Best? [Opinion]

[This article will be comparing the smaller version of the Surface Book 2 (13.5-inch) and Dell XPS 13, both which are now available on several …

Laptops

Why Apple Could Soon Save More Than $4 Billion in Taxes

Along the spectrum of good and bad weeks for Apple, this past one was middling, at best.<p>The week kicked off with some debate over just how much Apple …

Tech Industry

Today in Apple history: MacBook Air becomes ‘world’s thinnest notebook’

<b>January 15, 2008:</b> Steve Jobs shows off the first MacBook Air at the 2008 Macworld conference, calling the revolutionary laptop the “world’s thinnest notebook.”<p>The 13.3-inch laptop measures only 0.76 inches at its thickest point and 0.16 inches at its tapered thinnest. It also boasts a unibody …

MacBook Air

The best laptop bags for women: stylish laptop cases and bags with no flowers or the colour pink, guaranteed

For women, and men come to that, carrying a laptop around, and to and from work is probably not best done by tucking it under your arm. To ensure …

Laptops

Screenplay for ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ written on dedicated, air-gapped MacBook Air to prevent leaks

Rian Johnson, writer and director of <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i>, has revealed the steps he took to guard against the risk of the screenplay being leaked online.<p>To protect against hackers, Johnson said that he wrote the screenplay on a dedicated, air-gapped MacBook Air …<p>He revealed the approach in an …

Apple

Best Buy kicks off new 2-day Sale w/ MacBook deals, smart home gear and more

It looks like we might be coming out of the post-holiday lull, as retailers are beginning to offer more aggressive discounts. Best Buy has kicked off a new <b>two-day sale</b> that offers deals on Apple gear, TVs, smart home accessories and more. Of course, free shipping is available on orders of $35+ or …

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Win an Adventure Leather Satchel for Your MacBook Pro From Intrepid Bag Co

For this week's giveaway, we've teamed up with Intrepid Bag Co to offer <i>MacRumors</i> readers a chance to win an Adventure Leather Satchel Bag designed for Apple's line of MacBook, MacBook Air, and MacBook Pro machines.<p>Available in 13 and 15-inch size options, the Adventure Leather Satchel is made from …

MacBook Air

Adorama and Best Buy Sales Include Up to $200 Off New MacBook Pros and MacBook Air

Adorama has marked down a collection of MacBooks this week, with instant rebates that start at $150 off Apple's mid 2017 refresh of the 13-inch MacBook Pro and increase to $200 off the 15-inch model. Adorama's markdowns on the latest MacBook Pros provide some of the best sale prices for these …

Laptops

Opinion: At CES 2018, third-parties are waiting for Apple to make the next move

January’s annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas can be thought of as a technology forecast for the upcoming year. As 2018’s convention comes to a close today, thousands of companies and attendees head home armed with insights that will shape the future of the industry.<p>As you may know, Apple …

Apple

Apple Macs Have Yet Another Password-Bypassing Bug

Apple Mac computers running the latest version of Apple’s High Sierra operating system have a flaw that lets just about anyone unlock and edit a …

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