You might have thought that because of their high price tag, the next gen Macbook Pros unveiled at WWDC would have enough stock to last. Already, that’s proven not to be the case, with the shipping estimate having gone up to 2-3 weeks.
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Following Apple’s announcement of new Thunderbolt adapters yesterday, and a new Thunderbolt software update to support them, many users are now reporting that the update is causing kernel panics and boot failures on their devices.
As part of yesterday’s WWDC festivities, Apple announced the winners of the annual Apple Design Awards, recognizing developers of 11 different apps for their excellent work in creating innovate, functional, and well-designed apps.
The 17-inch MacBook Pro was completely absent from Apple’s announcements yesterday. And beyond being neglected, the 17-inch MacBook Pro was also removed from Apple’s online store. Murdered. Buried in the rain.
Apple’s public beta of Messages for Mac, an upcoming app included in OS X Mountain Lion, has now been yanked from Apple’s website in advance of Mountain Lion’s launch next month.
While the Mac Pro did get a quiet lackluster update yesterday, the iMac wasn’t mentioned at all, leaving some eager updaters wondering why. New York Times technology consultant David Pogue may have an answer!
An immensely deep iOS game with a full list of RPG-like power ups, Haypi Dragon is an intriguing mix of multiple platforms. Enjoy hours of fun in this universal app while pummeling your opponents with fire, ice, and bombs!
Magican is developed by self-proclaimed Mac fans to optimize systems and deliver a product across multiple outlets. After a run at other applications, Magican is the combination of previous software, user suggestions, and feedback.
With all the huge announcements today by Apple at their Worldwide Developers Conference, understandably some announcements were a little underwhelming, but still important in their own right. Apple has released new Thunderbolt accessories and a MagSafe adapter for their line of Mac computers.
Apple has released a new Thunderbolt software update for all Thunderbolt-enabled Macs to ensure their new Thunderbolt adapters will work correctly.
Apple made a lot of waves today as they kicked oFf the 2012 World-Wide Developers Conference with a spectacular keynote, at which the company introduces a number of new products and innovations.
Apple has posted a video of the opening keynote of the 2012 Worldwide Developers Conference on its website. Since Apple did not broadcast the keynote live, this will be an excellent opportunity to view the exciting announcements from this morning’s keynote.
In addition to other refreshed products not mentioned at today’s WWDC keynote, Apple also launched a brand new AirPort Express, featuring simultaneous dual-band 802.11n Wi-Fi, as well as an all-new design.
Apple released a new iPad accessory today: the iPad Smart Case, which offers the exact same functionality as the current Smart Cover, but adds protection for the rear of the device as well as the front.
Apple has issued a number of updates following their WWDC keynote, including iTunes 10.6.3 with support for the new iOS 6 beta, as well as updates to Final Cut Pro, Motion, Aperture, and iPhoto.
While we’ll have to wait a while to get the new MacBook Pro with Retina display shipped to us, MacTrast contributor Nate Chiger has managed to grab us some nice footage of Apple’s fancy new MacBook!