Some Airlines Are Now Banning MacBooks Pros From Being Used During Flights

Falling the reports that Apple has started to recall 2015 MacBook Pros over battery concerns where some battteries have apparently caught on fire, some airline companies have started to ban the laptop from being placed in checked-in luggage. Instead, passengers were required to bring it with them in their carry-on luggage.


Some Airlines Are Banning MacBooks From Checked Luggages Over Battery Fires

Back in June, Apple announced that they would be recalling their 2015 15-inch MacBook Pros over battery concerns. This was because of the fear that the batteries could overheat, which as you might know is not a good thing for lithium-ion batteries. In fact, a photo shared in July showed a burnt MacBook Pro that was the result of the battery overheating and catching on fire.


Apple Gearing Up To Launch 16-inch MacBook Pro Later This Year

Ever since Apple decided to kill off the 17-inch MacBook Pro, the 15-inch model was pretty much the largest model that you could get. However, as some of you might have heard, Apple could be working on a new 16-inch model that could be launching later this year, a rumor which seems to be backed up by a new report from Bloomberg.


16-inch MacBook Pro With Narrow Bezels Confirmed In New Report

For a while now, we have been hearing rumors that Apple could be working on a new 16-inch MacBook Pro that could be coming later this year. Whether or not that is true remains to be seen, but it was reported by analyst Ming-Chi Kuo who’s had an excellent track record when it comes to predicting Apple’s plans.


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Apple’s Revamped MacBook Keyboard Could Arrive This Year After All

Apple’s MacBook keyboards are terrible. You can take a quick look on the forums on the internet where the general consensus is that not only are they not particularly nice to type on, but their durability has some serious issues where in the past, we’ve heard how debris getting under the keys is enough to render them useless.


Apple’s 16-inch MacBook Pro Could Be Priced Starting At $3,000

According to the rumors, Apple is working on a new 16-inch MacBook Pro that could be coming later this year. Now, Apple’s MacBook Pro series of laptops were never really that cheap to begin with, with the price only going up with the 15-inch model, so as you can imagine, the 16-inch MacBook Pro will most likely not come cheap either.


Apple’s New Base 13-inch MacBook Pro Is More Powerful Than Expected

Recently, Apple refreshed their lineup of MacBook Pro laptops where they killed off the non-Touch Bar model of the 13-inch MacBook Pro, which was essentially the cheapest model available and the most entry-level out of them. They replaced it with a new 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar, and we’re sure some are wondering if it might be worth it.


Teardown Of Apple’s New 13-inch MacBook Pro Reveals A Larger Battery

Just the other day, Apple refreshed its MacBook Pro lineup where they killed off the non-Touch Bar model and replaced the entire lineup with Touch Bar-only models. One of the new models that they introduced was an updated 13-inch MacBook Pro, and it seems that Apple has given the laptop more than just a refresh in hardware.


Apple’s New MacBook Pro And Air Models Are Eligible For Free Keyboard Repairs

Yesterday, Apple announced a refresh to its laptop lineup where they updated both its MacBook Air and MacBook Pro laptops. These laptops will continue to use the same butterfly switch mechanism found in previous MacBook laptops, and as such, we imagine that there are some who are wary about buying them due to the numerous issues users have had with them.


Apple Just Killed Its Non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro

Ever since Apple introduced the MacBook Pro with the Touch Bar, it was largely assumed that the company would eventually transition its entire MacBook Pro to Touch Bar. However, for a few years, Apple kept a non-Touch Bar version of the 13-inch MacBook Pro around as a cheaper and more affordable alternative.


Apple Could Finally Be Ditching The MacBook’s Terrible Butterfly Switch Keyboard

A few years ago, Apple introduced a new keyboard switch design in its MacBook laptops. It was meant to be a revolution in keyboard design as it was thinner than ever, but yet provided tactile feedback. Unfortunately, it was anything but, with users complaining about it, sending their laptops back in for keyboard repairs, and also filing lawsuits.


These Photos Show Why Apple’s MacBook Pro Battery Recall Is Important

Last month, Apple announced that they had issued a recall for its 2015 15-inch MacBook Pro models. This was due to battery problems in which it was said that the batteries could overheat, and as you know, that can be a huge problem for lithium-ion batteries which can explode if it gets too hot.


Mystery MacBook Pro Spotted At The FCC

If you’re in the market for a new MacBook laptop, you might be interested to learn that Apple could have a new 13-inch MacBook Pro in the works. This is thanks to a recent sighting at the FCC in which a mysterious Apple MacBook Pro was spotted. The laptop in question appears to be sporting the model number A2159, which for those unfamiliar, is one of the laptops that was […]


Apple’s Latest Hire Fuels ARM-Based Mac Rumors

We have heard rumors that Apple could be working on an ARM-based Mac computer, and now it looks like those rumors are being fueled with Apple’s latest hire. According to reports, it seems that Apple has hired ARM’s lead CPU and system architect, Mike Filippo, whose LinkedIn profile now shows that he is employed at Apple as of May 2019.