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Apple Discontinues Sale Of MobileMe Boxes: Free Version Imminent?

Posted on 25/02/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Apple has recently notified retailers that it has discontinued the retail boxed version of MobileMe, shifting the product entirely to digital sales. Some existing stock may still be available, but it’s confirmed that the boxes are no longer being produced. We speculate that an update to the service is forthcoming.

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Apple And AMD: More Than Just Graphics?

Posted on 25/02/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

The new MacBook Pro models were unvelied yesterday, revealing the fastest MacBook Pro models the world has ever seen. We discuss Apple’s move to ATI graphics and what it might mean for the future of AMD with Apple.

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Involer – Invoice App For Your Mac

Posted on 25/02/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Normally priced at $34.99, Involer is available at a knock down price of only $14.99 for a limited time only. That’s more than 50% off the regular price! If your job requires you to send out invoices, then you should…

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Sparrow Lite Comes To The App Store

Posted on 25/02/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Sparrow Lite

The Sparrow crew released a Lite, aka FREE, version of their popular mail client this morning. You will be able to add a single Gmail (or Google email) account and an advert will appear at the top of the app….

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6 Reasons Not To Buy The New MacBook Pro

Posted on 24/02/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Today’s MacBook Pro updates seem pretty incredible at face value – similar price points, quad-core processors on the 15 and 17 inch version, the inclusion of the incredible new ThunderBolt i/o port, etc. We discuss a few reasons why the upgrade may not be so critical for many users.

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Soldier Knows Best Reviews Macbook Pro & OS X Lion

Posted on 24/02/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Everyone’s favorite ex-Army Apple technology aficionado, Solider Knows Best, has posted a video review of the new Macbook Pro range and OS X Lion. He gives the run down on the tech specs and highlights some cool new features of Lion.

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$4,099 For Top Of The Range Macbook Pro!!!

Posted on 24/02/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Do you have $4,099 burning a hole in your back pocket ? If you do then I deplore you to avoid going to the Apple Store today to check out the top of the range Macbook Pro.

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FaceTime Now Available To Buy In The App Store

Posted on 24/02/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Apple today launched FaceTime via the App Store for $0.99. This release allows 720p video calling from Mac to Mac. The latest Macbook Pro range include Facetime HD Cameras for a more crisp display and the app comes pre-installed.

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Apple Press Release: OS X Lion Arriving In The Summer

Posted on 24/02/2011 by Cormac Moylan

OS X Lion is arriving this summer. Apple today issued a press release confirming a lot of the new features, including Versions, new Mail.app, Launchpad, Mission Control, Full Screen Display, and File Encryption.

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New Macbook Pro: Specs & Pictures Confirmed

Posted on 24/02/2011 by Cormac Moylan

It’s the worst kept secret ever. But the brand spankin’ new Macbook Pros have finally arrived. The 13″ model starts from $1,199, the 15″ from $1,799, and the 17″ from a massive $2,499.

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Apple In The Workplace : Making The Move To Mac

Posted on 23/02/2011 by Gareth Hawkins

It is commonly accepted by the corporate world that Microsoft have an established position as the de-facto business-class operating system used by the vast majority of offices across the globe. They make great software, and if you want to run this software you’ve typically had to buy PCs and notebooks with their OS and Office suite pre-installed.

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What ThunderBolt I/O (Light Peak) Means For The Mac

Posted on 23/02/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Speculation abounds about Apple’s new Light Peak-based Thunderbolt technology. In this article, we speculate about what the inclusion of ThuderBolt I/O could mean for modern and future Macs.

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Apple Sends Out Invites For March 2nd iPad 2 Event

Posted on 23/02/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

According to The Loop, Apple has already send out media invites for their March 2ns event to unveil the iPad 2. According to the invitation received by The Loop, the event will be held at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts at 10:00 am. This is the same venue Apple has used to introduce a number of products in recent years.

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