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Your Mag Is Safe With This Killer Keychain

Posted on 16/04/2013 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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What is the easiest thing to lose that Apple makes? If you said the iPhone SIM tray ejector, you might be wrong. The MagSafe to MagSafe 2 adapter is right up there, and it’s even more annoying as it actually serves an important purpose if you own a new Macbook. Fear not though, as this killer keychain will keep your Mag Safe (get it?).


ZenDock – Dock Your MacBook Pro and Clean up Your Tangled Cables

Posted on 15/04/2013 by Chris Hauk

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I love my MacBook Pro, the portability is great, but I hate the tangle of wires I have to deal with when I’m using it on my desk at home with my monitor, FireWire, network, USB, and speaker cables. ZenDock, a new Kickstarter project has come up with a way to keep your desktop clear of clutter, and making it easier than ever to efficiently and neatly dock your MacBook Pro when using it on your desktop.


Sonnet Launches New 15-Port Thunderbolt Dock with Built-In Storage and Optical Drive

Posted on 15/04/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler


Sonnet has just introduced a very interesting new Thunderbolt dock to the market: the Echo 15. Rather than just acting as a dock, the new Sonnet Echo 15 combines an external hard drive, an optical drive, and a multi-port dock all in one device – a highly useful (and potentially very space-saving) alternative to the solutions we have seen so far.


The Truth About Apple’s U.S. Mac Sales

Posted on 11/04/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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There have been conflicting reports from a variety of firms, suggesting that Apple’s Mac sales have fallen 7% (IDC), or conversely, that they have increased 7% (Gartner) or even increased by 14% (NPD). What’s the truth? Surprise: Nobody knows! Why not stop trying to guess, and just wait until Apple tells us themselves on April 23rd?


SimCity for Mac Coming on June 11, Free Upgrade for Buyers of the PC Version

Posted on 10/04/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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I’ve thought that EA and Maxis’ new SimCity game looked pretty awesome ever since I first heard about it – except that it was missing one critical feature: Mac support. That’s about to change. According to a new announcement posted on the SimCity message board, SimCity for Mac will be released on June 11 – and buyers of the PC version will get the Mac version for free!


Apple Reportedly Set to Refresh Entire MacBook Lineup Ahead of WWDC 2013

Posted on 09/04/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple’s WWDC 2013 conference is coming up this Summer, and with Apple’s slow pace for hardware releases, so far this year, that likely means Apple will be playing catch up with their product cycles. According to “supply chain sources” speaking to DigiTimes, Apple is preparing to refresh its lineup of MacBooks around the time the event is expected to be held.


Refurbished 27-Inch 2012 iMacs Now Available from Apple’s Online Store

Posted on 09/04/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple’s ultra-thin new iMacs may be the least repairable version yet, but they certainly are gorgeous devices – and now that Apple has taken control over the supply issues that once caused 5-6 week wait times, they’re now also available at a significant discount from the refurbished section of Apple’s online store!


Apple Reportedly Planning to Launch New Mac Pro Hardware in April or May

Posted on 08/04/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler


It’s been quite some time since Apple released a substantial update for the Mac Pro (almost 3 years, in fact). There are a variety of reasons why Apple may wait at least a few months before unveiling new models – but MacDailyNews claims to have insider information revealing that Apple could release new models as soon as next month.


Wallpaper Weekends: Sleek Space Wallpaper Pack

Posted on 06/04/2013 by Jim Gresham


Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, and/or iPod Touch. Below is the preview for “Space Shift” by @MikailDesign who holds several other designs on his Deviant Art profile. Maik wohnt auf Deutschland and is…


#Friday5: 5 Copies of Radium 3 for Mac to Give Away + a $20 iTunes Voucher!

Posted on 05/04/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler


We’ve gotten our hands on 5 copies of Radium 3 for Mac to give away – a beautiful, simple, and complete internet audio app for your Mac – over 6,000 stations of digital music! Radium was recently updated to version 3, with a new design a loads of new features. Radium for Mac would normally set you back $9.99, but we’re giving away 5 copies today for free!


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