Apple released an SMC update today for many of their 2010 and 2011 MacBooks, fixing a bug which could affect the battery performance of the affected devices. There are three separate versions of the update, for the MacBook, the MacBook Pro, and the MacBook Air.
NPD Group’s Weekly Tracking Service reported today that Apple’s MacBook sales for the period of November 18th through December 20th of 2012 were lower than the same period in 2011.
I like to keep my desk organized and tidy so I have room to film videos or do work when needed. Before receiving the AluBase from JustMobile, my Macbook would always take up a good amount of space. Now, it sits standing vertical against the wall. A perfect solution.
Even the most awesome daredevils use MacBooks. Felix Baumgartner, who yesterday through himself off a capsule 128,000 feet above ground was seen using a Macbook hours before his awesome achievement.
Apple issued an interesting note on the Macbook Pro today, warning not to use palm rest covers or risk damaging the screen when closing it.
Following numerous messages posted in the Apple Support Communities, a report this week offers anecdotal evidence that the new OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion may indeed be causing battery life issues for some MacBook users.
Apple Support Communities threads are filling with reports from a number of MacBook Pro and MacBook Air owners who are complaining of battery performance issues since updating their machines to OS X Mountain Lion.
It’s been a long time since I’ve heard the name AxioTron. Back in 2007, the company created a unique modified MacBook called the ModBook – a full OS X based tablet computer (several years before the iPad!). Well, I’ve got two words for you: They’re back!
If you have $1300 laying around, and you’re looking for the highest-capacity solid state storage available, keep reading. If you don’t fit either of those descriptions, especially the monetary one, keep moving folks, nothing to see here…
Gizmodo has what could be the video of the day, with a gun-toting Granny, let’s call her “Dirty Harriet”. (I know, but I always wanted to use that.) Granny has a good time blowing some holes in a stationary MacBook Pro, then takes out her dentures and does a little skeet shooting of some iPhones.
Apple discontinued the Macbook in February 2011, however if KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is to be believed, it could make a sensational return as soon as Monday at WWDC.
A Macbook robbery was foiled after a security application from Orbicule took a photo of the robber as he opened the machine and even snapped some pics of him chatting on Facebook explaining to his friend how he was planning on selling the stolen device.
Apple’s supply chain is facing labor shortages as a result of strong orders from Apple. With new MacBooks looming, it is presumed that they are the cause of the mass of orders.
The hype surrounding next-generation Macs is building up to a crescendo, with USB 3.o, ultra thin form factors and retina displays the order of the menu. While that last one might seem the most appealing, it could come at a high production cost, with potentially as much as $100 more being added on.
Bloomberg has conformed an earlier rumor that Apple is preparing a new thinner MacBook Pro with a Retina display, which is rumored to launch at WWDC in June!
A concept created by Italian designer Tommaso Gecchelin reveals what a Macbook would look like in 2020, with a completely wireless setup as well as a holographic screen and the ability to scan any object into the computer to create a holographic version.