Mac News

New Macbooks & Mac Minis To Arrive Soon

Posted on 13/07/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Apple is likely to soon announce a refresh to their Macbook and Mac Mini range. Originally it was thought that leaked part numbers outed an impending Macbook Air and Mac Pro refresh, however, a source close to 9to5 has come forward and claimed the part numbers are for a Macbook and Mac Mini refresh.


Upcoming MacBook Air To Gain Backlit Keyboard!

Posted on 12/07/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

It has been a common request from MacBook Air users ever since the 2010 refresh – bring back the backlit keyboard! Now, according to a recent report, it appears that the latest MacBook Air models, expected to arrive on July 14, may finally see a return to the backlit keyboard that so many have missed.


Lion & New Macbook Airs Expected For 13th Of July

Posted on 08/07/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Pencil in July 13th (next Wednesday) in your diary because numerous signals point to this date as been D-Day for the much anticipated arrival of Mac OS X Lion and a refresh to the Macbook Air range.


Final Cut X – But is it Pro?

Posted on 07/07/2011 by Toby Lawrence

Is Final Cut Pro X as bad as critics are making out? We don’t think so! Read our review and see why we gave it 4/5!


New MacBook Airs To Gain Soldered SSDs, Become Even Faster!

Posted on 06/07/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

New MacBook Airs are due any day now, and the rumor mill is flying off the handle. The latest rumor suggests that Apple may use new and much faster 400Mbps NAND flash storage chips that will be soldered directly to the motherboard.


Back To The iFuture: Macbook Air Unveiled In 2008

Posted on 06/07/2011 by Cormac Moylan

It’s been more than three years since Steve Jobs took to the stage at Macworld and pulled the world’s thinnest laptop from a brown envelope and present it to the world. Check out the video presentation, inside.


New Information Arises About A Mac Pro Refresh

Posted on 01/07/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

A new report concerning a possible Mac Pro refresh has surfaced today, using evidence taken from a now-removed Apple Online Store image that showed a Mac Pro pictured next to one of the new Thunderbolt RAID devices.


Apple May Be Working On A Really Clever MacBook Dock

Posted on 30/06/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

If a recent patent can be taken as any clue, Apple may be interested in a new location-based docking system for MacBooks that could change the interface (as well as settings) of a MacBook based on where you place them.


Apple Issues New Support Documents For Thunderbolt-Enabled Macs

Posted on 29/06/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Following yesterday’s excitement of Apple releasing their new $49 Thunderbolt cable, selling the first 3rd-party Thunderbolt devices in the Apple Online Store, and issuing a Thunderbolt-related update for all enabled Macs, Apple has now issued three support document for using Thunderbolt on your Mac.