05/03/2012, With all the recent rumors floating around the internet about the next iPhone 5 allegedly coming in a casing made from liquidmetal in addition to all the concept phones various fans have created with the same feature, Atakan Peker who is allegedly one of the inventors of the material, shed some light on the issue during an interview. While speaking to the folks over at BusinessInsider (via 9to5mac), Peker said […]
04/04/2012, Evan Rodgers at The Verge has come up with a DIY solution for those looking to create an external battery for their MacBook notebooks on the cheap. Granted one could always go out and purchase external batteries but that will easily set you back a couple of hundred, so for those looking for a DIY project and have the tools and a bit of the know-how, perhaps this is a […]
03/14/2012, There have been rumors of a 15” MacBook Air floating about for some time now, but according to an anonymous vendor who spoke to Electric Pig, we could be seeing the launch of the device come this April. The vendor, who remains anonymous, is apparently a premium Mac accessory maker, which Electric Pig thinks makes them slightly more credible as they would e required to stay abreast of the situation […]
02/21/2012, If you’ve held off on getting last year’s MacBook Air because you were hoping to see the 2012 refresh feature Intel’s new Ivy Bridge processors, you could be in luck thanks to a report by Digitimes that claims that Apple’s overseas supply chain is currently gearing up to start producing Apple’s next-generation MacBook Air models, but unfortunately the specifics such as a release date and hardware specifications remain unknown.
02/14/2012, If you might recall, we reported a while back that the white MacBooks were being reported as reaching end of life status. The devices while no longer available for regular consumers like you and I, were still being made available for the education market, at least until recently. So with Apple removing the white MacBook from the education sector, which models will students turn to? If you’re a student and […]
02/10/2012, Whether you’re a fan of Macs or not, there’s no doubt that Apple made a significant impact in the world of mobile computing when it released the MacBook Air. Premium, ultrathin notebooks that could perform well and last long longer than a couple of hours unplugged weren’t exactly common back then. The MacBook Air set the benchmark for what would become known as ultrabooks now. Well, if rumors prove to […]
02/10/2012, It is the end of the road for the signature white plastic MacBook from Apple, after Apple has notified their resellers that Cupertino will no longer make available that model to educational institutions around the country. For the general public, this 13″ computing device was already deemed as “dead” since last July, but it remained to be in stock to schools for the past half year. Guess all good things […]
01/31/2012, Do you want to ensure that your Macbook and Macbook Pro machines remain in their utmost, pristine condition even after using them for a couple of years? If that is the case, then you might want to check out what MediaDevil has in store, with their latest ultra-thin Typeguards for both models. Available for the first time in the US, the clear and anti-bacterial Typeguard keyboard protectors are said to […]
01/30/2012, One of the drawbacks to the MacBook Air would be its lack of storage capacity. However the lack of storage is made up for through the use of SSDs which allow for quicker read/write speeds, which ultimately results in speedy boot/resume times. However if you feel that your MacBook Air still lacks storage but you’d rather not resort to an external hard drive, OWC might have the answer for you […]
12/29/2011, As far as MacBook Air clones/imitations go, this one is pretty darn good, not only in terms of looks but in terms of its hardware specs as well. While companies like Apple are undoubtedly fuming at Chinese companies for infringing on their designs, as techies and consumers we can appreciate how these companies manage to squeeze some pretty impressive specs into such a similar looking device at only a fraction […]
12/22/2011, While Apple’s current battery life on their MacBook series of laptops might seem reasonable (5-7 hours of wireless web surfing), how would you feel about a laptop that could operate for days, possibly even weeks without recharging? Well it appears that Apple has thought about that thanks to newly published patents that reveal plans for a possible fuel-cell-powered MacBook computer.
12/15/2011, Apple’s MacBook Air is pretty portable thanks to its relatively light-weight and thin design, but unfortunately that design came with a price – limited USB ports and lack of an optical drive which some might argue is not necessary. Well if you’re looking for portability but want more USB ports and an optical drive, Apricorn has launched the Aegis NetDock Mac Edition.
12/07/2011, Word on the street has it that the future MacBook Air that rolls off Apple’s production line will have one feature that has not been available to date – I’m talking about triple display support that is made possible thanks to the use of Ivy Bridge processors for the mobile platform. Of course, one of these three displays will be part of the MacBook Air’s screen, but one can always […]