Apple Holiday Shipping Deadlines Arrive for iPhone & iPad Buyers

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Holiday shoppers looking to buy an iPhone, iPad, iMac or a new MacBook Pro for a loved one this holiday season will want to take note of Apple’s holiday shipping deadlines which have arrived today, deadlines that buyers will need to hit if they want their device to arrive by December 25th, a day that […]

Apple Store Black Friday Sales: iPad Deals + Best Bet for Power Users

The Apple Store borrows form the Walmart Black Friday playbook to offer gift cards.

The Apple Store is ready for shoppers who missed out on Walmart and Best Buy Black Friday sales this morning with a collection of online Black Friday iPad, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac, iPod and even accessory deals for shoppers. As we shared very early this morning the new Apple Store Black Friday sales are […]

Apple Black Friday 2013 Event Confirmed

The Apple Black Friday 2013 event is confirmed, but it's not where you'll find the best Black Friday deals.

The Apple Black Friday 2013 deals will start online on Friday November 29th timed with in store Apple Black Friday 2013 deals as well as options to buy right from the Apple Store app on the iPhone or iPad. Apple Black Friday 2013 deals are not included in the announcement, but it is the annual […]

Best Best Buy Black Friday 2013 Deals

Here are the best Best Buy Black Friday 2013 deals available on Thanksgiving.

The Best Buy Black Friday 2013 ad is full of deals that start at 6PM on Thanksgiving day in local stores and we should see some of the Black Friday deals available online during the lead up to stores opening. The Best Buy Black Friday 2013 store hours start at 6PM on Thanksgiving, but the […]

$8 Solution to Broken MacBook Chargers is Brilliant

Protect your MacBook Pro power cable with this $8 accessory.

The Macbook Pro Retina and MacBook Air are machined and designed to last, but the MagSafe and MagSafe 2 Macbook chargers that come with them are prone to breaking after months of use. Most often this break comes where the smaller cord connects to the charging block, as it cannot stand up to the abuse […]

13-inch MacBook Pro Retina vs. 13-inch MacBook Air (2013)

There is no matte option, but when comparing the MacBook Air vs MacBook Pro Retina, the Air may be a better option.

In a quest for performance and long battery life most Apple shoppers will ultimately start to compare the 13-inch MacBook Pro Retina Late 2013 model and the MacBook Air Mid-2013 model which Apple introduced this summer. Both of these new Apple notebooks use the latest Intel 4th Generation Haswell processors which combine with OS X […]

Apple Recalls Some MacBook Air SSDs, Get Yours Replaced

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Apple has announced that it’s recalling some MacBook Airs that were bought between June 2012 and June 2013 due to faulty solid-state drives that may be vulnerable to failing at any time, specifically 64GB and 128GB models. Obviously, this is kind of a big deal, since all of your precious is data on that solid-state drive, […]

Can Apple Redefine Ultra-Portables Again With 12-Inch Retina MacBook Air?

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Apple is rumored to be introducing a new 12-inch MacBook Air model to bridge the gap between the existing 11- and 13-inch ultra-portable laptops. Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities, who had been accurate with Apple rumors in the past, is saying that the new Retina Display 12-inch model won’t be debuting until mid-2014. According […]

iPhone 6 with 4.7-inch & 5.7-inch Display Options Rumored for 2014

The iPhone 6 could use a 4.7-inch display without increasing the size significantly.

The latest report from a well respected industry analyst points to an iPhone 6 with two display options in early 2014 and an iPad mini 2 release with a Retina Display this year. According to this report these two new devices will kick off Apple’s use of displays to innovate in 2014 which will eventually […]

Everything You Need to Know About the iPhone 5S & iOS 7 Event

Apple may start an iPhone trade-in program in time for the iPhone 5S.

Tomorrow, Apple is hosting a media event in Cupertino wherein the company should show off a number of new products including the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C while also revealing an iOS 7 release date for owners of its older devices. Here, we take a look at what and what not to expect from tomorrow’s […]

OS X Mavericks Developer Preview 5 Release Lands

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The OS X Mavericks release approaches as Apple rolls out Developer Preview 5 to users that are testing the new version of Apple’s OS X system. This release is essentially the OS X Mavericks beta 5 release, which puts it on par with the iOS 7 beta 5 release that landed earlier this week for […]

How to Stop iMessage Spam on Your Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and Mac

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Spam is a sad reality of the digital marketing age, and it can crop up anywhere, even in Apple’s popular iMessage service. And while SMS spam, or junk text messages, is annoying enough, the problem with spam sent on Apple’s messaging service is that it doesn’t even require a telephone number as iMessage is available […]

Apple Rumored to Adopt IGZO Displays on 2014 MacBook, Battery Life Will Soar

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Thanks to Intel’s fourth generation processors, known as Haswell, we’re seeing battery life on Apple’s recent MacBook Air refresh nearly double what it was before. However, we may see even greater increases in battery life as Apple is rumored to be making the jump to IGZO, or indium gallium zinc oxide, display technology, which can […]

Apple’s Latest Notebook Patent Continues to Make PCs Look Obese

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Despite moving into the thin, light, and powerful computing segment with Intel into the Ultrabook space, PC vendors are reportedly concerned about Apple’s latest patent filing. Apple, which has led the industry with its minimalist design and more recently with thinness thanks to the MacBook Air, has filed for a patent that would see the […]

Boston University Slaps Apple with iPhone & iPad Patent Lawsuit

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Shipments of Apple’s Macbook Air, iPhone and iPad are in danger of being halted thanks to a patent lawsuit filed by Boston University. According to paperwork filled by the institution in a Boston area court, Boston University believes that Apple is infringing on some of the manufacturing techniques that it holds patents on. The patents […]

5 Features the iPhone 5S Should Steal From the New MacBook Air

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The iPhone 5S can steal a few features from the MacBook Airs to make it significantly better than the iPhone 5, even if it ends up looking almost the same. Apple’s latest MacBooks might look just last year’s models, but it’s truly what’s inside that counts. After launching the original iPhone in 2007, Apple released new […]

New MacBook Air Wi-Fi: ‘You Are Not Connected to the Internet’

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The new MacBook Air models have a serious Wi-Fi problem that makes it difficult to recommend buying Apple’s latest computers until the company fixes the issue. Complaints litter Apple’s support forums  and after testing my review 11″ and 13″ MacBook Airs at several locations I can confirm the problem first hand. If your MacBook Air Wi-Fi is […]

New MacBook Air Users Complain of WiFi Problems

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The new MacBook Air that Apple introduced at WWDC last week has a number of improvements over previous models. But some users are having issues with the WiFi on the new laptops. Users of the new MacBook Air mid-2013 are taking to Apple’s support forums to report issues with the WiFi in their new computers. […]

How to Get the OS X Mavericks Beta Right Now

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If you can’t wait for the OS X Mavericks release date later this year, you can dive into the Mavericks beta, which is better known as a developer preview. The OS X Mavericks beta offers a variety of small changes including better multi-monitor support, tagging for system files and system-wide improvements that should boost battery […]

WWDC 2013 Roundup: iOS 7, Mavericks And More

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While Apple’s World Wide Developer Conference, is only barely into its second day, the company has already used the platform to a launch a new bevy of products including iOS 7 and OS X Mavericks. While the product announcements like iTunes Radio could be perceived as reactionary that doesn’t matter as few other companies have […]