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This upgrade will extend the life of your MacBook Air for years

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>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>Battery technology has certainly improved over the past few years, but rechargeable batteries will always lose their charge over time.<p>Apple …

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California Basketpackin’

Here at bikepacking.com, we like to feel like we're an open-minded collective of riders and explorers. Ever fascinated by different modes of carrying …

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Fresh Wikileaks Dump Shows CIA Was Hacking iPhones A Year After Launch

A new Wikileaks release called DarkMatter was released today, affirming that the Central Intelligence Agency has long targeted Apple Macs, creating malware designed to evade the tech giant’s security mechanisms. The leak also revealed the CIA had been targeting the iPhone since 2008, a year after …

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Opinion: The new low-cost iPad is further evidence of a new approach to Apple’s pricing

If anyone had asked you to describe Apple’s pricing strategy in a sentence, this would – until recently – have been extremely easy to do. Apple aims to sell premium products at high margins to upmarket demographics. The company had shown almost no interest in more affordable products pitched to …

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Green Deals: BLACK+DECKER 6.5A 14-inch Electric Trimmer/Edger $34 Prime shipped, more

Amazon offers the BLACK+DECKER 6.5A 14-inch Electric String Trimmer/Edger for <b>$34 Prime shipped</b>. Also at Walmart. That’s good for $16 off the regular going rate/Target and a match of the Amazon all-time low. Rated 3.9/5 stars by nearly 600 reviewers. Features include a 6.5A electric motor, automatic …

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Does AppleCare care about the electronics travel ban? Maybe!

There's no nice way to say it: The new travel restrictions on electronics suck, and they're going to make flying more of a pain in the ass for passengers.<p>If you're flying to the U.S. from the affected Middle East and North African airports, you won't be able to bring any electronic devices larger …

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Green Deals: D-Link Wi-Fi-enabled Smart Plug w/ Alexa control $25 Prime shipped, more

Amazon offers the D-Link Wi-Fi-enabled Smart Plug for <b>$24.99 Prime shipped</b>. Also at Newegg. That’s a $15 savings off the original MSRP, within $0.50 of the Amazon all-time low and the best offer currently available. Create schedules and mange energy use with this smart plug that features Amazon …

iOS

Jumper EZ Book 3 Review: Serviceable Chinese Laptop For Under $200

There are two types of laptop users in the world: those who scoff at “cheap, unknown brands” and insist on paying like anywhere from one to two grand American dollars for a MacBook, or those who realize the consumer tech market is so saturated that you can find better deals if you look to lesser …

Laptops

Acer Swift 5 review: A decent ultrabook at an affordable price Review

Given the distinctly MacBook-like look and feel of many Windows ultraportables, we were pleased to see that Acer's new Swift 5 manages to make a more …

Laptops

CIVILTOP Air Review: Another competitor of the Macbook Air with good hardware

Design - 7.5/10<p>Display - 9/10<p>Hardware - 8.7/10<p>Memory - 8.5/10<p>Connectivity - 6.8/10<p>Price - 8.3/10<p><b>Civiltop Air: Verdict</b><p>As we can see, this product is …

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Pour One out for the MacBook Air: Apple's Workhorse for Photographers Left for Dead

Apple’s MacBook Air isn’t long for this world. When Apple announced its new lineup of MacBook Pros in October, absent from the update party was the …

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Part-Time Audiophile Review: SPL Phonitor X headphone amplifier

SPL’s Phonitor X headphone amp, and pre-amplifier.<p>I’ve got a somewhat complicated relationship status with headphone listening. It’s something we’re …

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9to5Toys Last Call: $200 off MacBook Air, Space Black Link Apple Watch Band $50, LG 55″ Curved OLED UHDTV $1,499, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by <i>signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter</i>. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications.<p>TODAY’S CAN’T MISS DEALS:<p><i>Last Call Updates:</i><p>Make the move to 4K with this Dell 28-inch Ultra HD Widescreen …

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GPD Pocket Laptop Passes $2.1 Million In Funding (video)

After raising over $1 million in just its first week the GPD Pocket laptop Indiegogo campaign is showing no signs of slowing and has now passed $2.1 …

Gear & Gadgets

Deals: 13" MacBook Air for $799 ($200 off); 512GB 13" Touch Bar MacBook Pro for $1,849 ($150 off); Beats Tour2 headphones for $55 + no tax in 48 states

B&H Photo this week is offering shoppers $200 off two popular 13" MacBook Air configurations or $150 off Apple's Late 2016 13" Touch Bar MacBook Pro …

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Check Out These Photo and Video Deals of the Week

If you're in the market for some new gear, be sure to check out these deals of the week for some great savings, including a rare MacBook Air …

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The Morning After: Monday, March 13th 2017

Welcome back. While our team out in Texas continues to struggle against <i>wave upon wave</i> of BBQ and beers at SXSW, they're also finding time to bring us all the cool stuff worth talking about. SXSW is a weird one, and we've already seen specialized VR chairs, sound-based motion capture and a Levi- and …

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Apple Still Beats All Other PC Makers In One Important Way

It’s been a lackluster few years for Apple’s Mac lineup. The iconic MacBook Air has been put out to pasture, the new MacBook Pro distinctly …

Alexej Nagel Vintage Leather MacBook Sleeve

Protect your laptop with style with the Alexej Nagel Vintage Leather MacBook Sleeve. Featuring a stunningly rich leather, this sleeve offers some …

Gear & Gadgets

AirBar adds a few more touchscreen tricks to the MacBook Air

We saw a prototype of the AirBar, an odd but useful device that sits below your MacBook Air's screen and turn it into a touchscreen, back at CES. But here at SXSW 2017, the company is back with a new model that's <i>almost</i> ready for production. The big difference between the product we saw at CES and …

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9to5Toys Last Call: $200 off MacBook Air, Beats Solo3 Wireless Headphones $150, SanDisk 256GB Flash Drive $48, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by <i>signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter</i>. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications.<p>TODAY’S CAN’T MISS DEALS:<p><i>Last Call Updates:</i><p>App Store Free App of the Week: the Love You To Bits …

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Week’s best Apple deals: Get the lowest price ever on this refurb MacBook Air

With new iPads (and new iPad price cuts) on the horizon, you should definitely hold off on buying an Apple tablet for a few weeks. But that leaves plenty of Apple deals: Check out a super-cheap refurbished MacBook Air and several great tech accessories in this week’s roundup.<p>Refurb MacBook Air i5 …

Laptops

How I Lost My Laptop Full of Client Data and Barely Broke a Sweat

It was a normal Thursday evening in early January, a relatively nice day for Portland considering the snowmageddon storm we’d had the previous week. …

Security

See an unbelievably huge Mac collection and more [iSetups]

If you’re a computer scientist, you can never have too many Macs. Just ask Richard Crossley, a Ph.D. candidate currently studying “optimization in high-performance computing to achieve maximum resource efficiency.”<p>It probably shouldn’t come as too big of a surprise that Crossley’s got a pretty vast …

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There's no perfect MacBook anymore—and Apple doesn't care

Over the past few years, it's become increasingly obvious that Apple's future is all about the iPhone. But while the iPhone has been ruling the …

Technology

9to5Mac writers talking tech kit: Ben Lovejoy

Time moves quickly in the tech world. Back in 2013, I thought it would be fun to share the Apple kit I use, and to invite you to do the same in the comments. Three-and-a-half years later, some of that kit looks almost comically dated – like the iPad 2.<p>So it’s time for an update, and this time I’m …

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Review: Henge Docks Vertical Docking Station For 13-Inch MacBook Air

<b>Need More Desk Space? Go Vertical</b><p>I’m one of those people who carries around a 13-inch MacBook Air as my primary computer. However, 95 percent of the time I’m actually using it while sitting at my desk. It’s connected to a 27-inch iMac that does double duty, serving as both an external monitor for …

Gear & Gadgets

Computer Update (OT)

Since I have gassed on in the past about my computer shopping, I thought I would post an update.<p>After several months of running the 13" MacBook Air …

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The best Apple ad from each year since its 1984 Super Bowl hit

Apple celebrated its 40 year anniversary in 2016 with a number of references to its past in advertising. It released a video celebrating its 40 years in 40 seconds and an Apple Music playlist with music from its ads, which have helped position the company as an industry leader.<p>We chose the most …

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The best cheap MacBook Pro deals in February 2017

Welcome to the home of the best MacBook Pro deals. Here at TechRadar, we check around for the best MacBook Pro prices everyday at the top retailers …

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