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White plastic MacBook reaches end of life status

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...

MacBook Air clone looks pretty much like the real thing

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...

Apple is considering fuel-cell-powered MacBooks

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...

Rumor: Triple display support coming to MacBook Air

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...

LandingZone dock for the MacBook Air adds more ports

11/30/2011, One of the drawbacks to owning the MacBook Air is its lack of USB ports. It features a maximum of two ports which limits the amount of peripherals you can attach to it at once. Well short of attaching a separate USB hub, what Kitae Kwon has created with...

15-inch MacBook Air is in the works?

11/28/2011, Just what is the perfect screen size for a notebook, tablet or smartphone? I guess just as there are over 7 billion people in the world, there are different strokes for different folks, so some might say that 13″ are enough, while others clamor for...

15-inch MacBook Pro components spotted?

11/14/2011, It seems that there will be a slimmer MacBook Pro in the works after all, as upstream suppliers of Apple recently begun to ship a small volume of components that were specifically meant for a 15″ super thin notebook from Apple from this month...

Apple patent reveals new MacBook battery and SSD configurations

11/14/2011, Apple has patented many inventions and innovations in the past, some practical and some bordering on something you would expect from a sci-fi novel, but a recent publishing of Apple’s patents for their MacBook series of laptops might suggest that these...

Acer and ASUS scale back ultrabook production

11/10/2011, The ultrabooks put out by both Acer and ASUS were originally intended to compete against Apple’s MacBook Air, with the hope that they could offer something better than the MacBook Air and give Apple a run for their money. As it turns out the sales of...

Apple offering to replace frayed MagSafe power adapters

11/10/2011, Some MacBook owners have probably received their laptops with Apple’s MagSafe chargers. For those who may have received the original T-style MagSafe adapters, you’re probably painfully aware of the MagSafe adapter’s ability to fray right the top,...

MacBook Air clone looks pretty convincing

10/28/2011, The photo you’re looking at above could be passed off as the MacBook Air on first glance, well, actually on many glances but in reality it’s actually a MacBook Air clone by a company in China called Shenzhen Technology, who apparently insists that the...

Apple MacBook Air and Mac Mini EFI firmware gets updates

10/26/2011, It does seem as though it is updating time over at Apple, where there is now an EFI firmware update for the MacBook Air (mid-2011 release) and the Mac Mini, where these new updates will be known as version 2.2 and 1.4, respectively. It really depends on...