08/03/2011, A little over a month ago we reported on the Sony Vaio Z which was a notebook that was supposed to give Apple’s MacBook Air a run for its money. The main difference (apart from the operating system) between both laptops was that the Sony Vaio Z came with an external graphics card that would give the user the luxury of choosing whether they wanted a portable machine or a […]
07/28/2011, Battery life on laptops is one of the features manufacturers tend to use in their marketing strategies, which the MacBook Air claiming to be able to run for 5-7 hours. Since laptops are naturally meant for mobility and portability, battery life does play an important role in deciding if a consumer would be willing to sacrifice power for longer battery life or would they favor power over longevity.
07/27/2011, Thanks to a hefty $5 million that was collected for stimulus funding in Owensboro, Kentucky; public schools will be getting 2,200 MacBook Air notebooks for students between grades five and twelve, as well as teachers and staff in those schools. This means a MacBook Air for every student and teacher in the district. The notebooks are meant to help the teachers in teaching, and help the students with learning in […]
07/27/2011, Feel like the 13″ display of the MacBook Air isn’t large enough for you? Well you might be in luck – as the folks over at MacRumors has reported that the fruity company is currently working on a 15″ ultra-thin Mac Notebook. There’s no confirmation if it’s going to be part of the MacBook Air or MacBook Pro lineup, but according to MacRumors the notebook is already in its late […]
07/25/2011, We know that computers can be broken into by hackers for malicious purposes, but who would’ve thought that laptop batteries could be broken into as well? At the Black Hat security conference next month in Las Vegas, a security researcher named Charlie Miller will be giving a demonstration on how to hack into and control the microprocessor of a MacBook battery. According to Miller, “These batteries just aren’t designed with […]
07/22/2011, The brand new MacBook Air has been out only a day, and unsurprisingly the folks over at iFixit have already gotten their hands on one and have given it the teardown treatment we’ve come to expect. After all, they did it with the previous MacBook Air when it was released, why wouldn’t they do it to this one? Judging by what they’ve uncovered, it seems that both MacBook Air computers […]
07/20/2011, The updated MacBook Air was just launched today and case manufacturers certainly aren’t wasting any time in introducing their new goods for the laptop. WaterField Designs has just announced the launch of its new lineup of cases designed for the brand new MacBook Air. Called the Smart Case, it doesn’t fold up into a triangle to act as a stand for the laptop, but what it does is protect your […]
07/20/2011, Looking forward to the refreshes of Apple’s MacBook Air? If you have, you will be interested to know that specs of the upcoming MacBook Airs have been leaked, which could possibly be rumors or the real thing, but we’ll let you decide that for yourself.
07/19/2011, Remember the early days when we actually saw Mac computers run on Intel-powered processors? Well, weirder amalgamations have happened in the industry since then, those that one would never have thought would happen. Today, we bring you news that the Chromium OS has been ported over to the MacBook Air, which isn’t a bad thing entirely. After all, certain quarters claim that the MacBook Air is nothing but an expensive […]
07/19/2011, It seems that on Monday, MacRumors confirmed that Apple stores had received the Golden Master version of OS X Lion. While this may be good news as it might indicate that retail versions of the operating system, along with the refresh of hardware for certain Mac computers might be imminent, it certainly does not confirm the rumors of a Wednesday launch that many seem to be reporting.
07/12/2011, Regret purchasing an iPad 2 instead of a MacBook Air? Well, it might be too late to send it back for a refund, but you can still make the most of what you already have. MIC Gadget has come up with yet another keyboard case for the iPad 2 called the Aluminum Keyboard Buddy Case for you iPad 2 owners having second guesses. Sure there are plenty of cases available […]
07/12/2011, When the first MacBook Air was introduced, it came with backlit keyboards, and out of the blue they were taken away in the recent generation’s MacBook Air. Naturally this was not looked upon favorably by many Apple customers as the backlit keyboards were a standard feature that they have been used to in the previous generation’s models.
07/07/2011, Mac users if you’ve had a hard time looking for external hard drives to match your MacBooks, look no further as Western Digital has come up with a new My Book Studio that has been designed for Mac users in mind.
07/05/2011, For those who are wondering about the A.P.C. brand, they’re actually a designer brand of jeans from France that specializes in raw denim jeans which could easily fetch hundreds of dollars for each pair. Together with Incase, they have produced a set of sleeves for the iPad as well as the Macbook that will also cost you a pretty penny, although we have to admit they do look very stylish.