New MacBook Air, MacBook Pro & iMac Release Windows Rumored

Expect a new MacBook Pro Retina update in 2014, but the details on what it will deliver are still sparse.

An in-depth report outlines new details and potential release dates for a new MacBook Air, a New MacBook Pro Retina 2014 update and a cheaper iMac for the middle of the year. The new MacBook Air Retina and a MacBook Pro Retina update are two of the biggest releases for users looking for a new […]

5 Reasons Buyers Need to Wait for the New MacBook Air Release

The 11-inch MacBook Air and the 13-inch MacBook Pro Retina are essential for my CES coverage.

The new MacBook Air release will likely come this summer at WWDC 2014 in early June, and there are several good reasons to wait two months to buy a new Macbook Air. There is nothing wrong with the MacBook Air 2013 models sold in Apple stores right now, but signs point to several very nice […]

New MacBook Air to Deliver “Lightning Quick” Performance in 2014

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Apple is reportedly planning a new MacBook Air 2014 model that will likely use a new type of technology to deliver better performance and battery life to users. Apple typically updates the MacBook Air in June, and new MacBook Air release date rumors point to an arrival near the Apple WWDC 2014 event on June […]

iOS 8 Reveal & New MacBook Air Release Likely on June 2nd

We expect an iOS 8 announcement and a new MacBook Air release on June 2nd.

Apple will show off “the future of iOS,” at WWDC 2014 on June 2nd, where the company will likely introduce iOS 8 to the world. Apple typically announces a new version of the iPhone and iPad software to developers in the summer, which should come with an iOS 8 beta so that developers and accessory […]

5 Best Mac Backup Options

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Backing up all of the files on your computer is one of the most important things you should do when it comes to computer maintenance. Here are five backup options for Mac that you should take advantage of. There are different kinds of backup methods that you can use. Perhaps one of the easiest options […]

MacBook Air Retina Release Rumored for 2014

We could see a Retina display on nearly every Apple product in 2014, including a new MacBook Air.

A MacBook Air Retina could arrive this year to finally bring the thin-and-light notebook’s screen up to par with the MacBook Pro Retina. The latest MacBook Air Retina rumor points to a release in 2014, lining up with multiple early reports of a new MacBook Air in 2014. Last week a rumor pointed to a […]

New MacBook Air Release Date Rumored for 2014 With New Size

A new MacBook Air 2014 model could use a new trackpad and arrive without fans.

A new MacBook Air release date is “coming soon” according to a new report on a Chinese forum. In the post we learn a bout a new MacBook Air 2014 model that could include a new trackpad design and a fan-less notebook with a new screen option. Apple announced a new MacBook Air model in […]

How to Get Better MacBook Battery Life

How to Get Better MacBook Battery Life

Back in October, Apple launched refreshed MacBook Pros that boast nine hours of battery life thanks to the inclusion of the latest Intel Haswell chips, compared to 7 hours of the previous generation. MacBook Airs get even better battery life thanks to the slight-slower internals that require less power. However, while nine hours for the […]

MacBook Air 2013 Sleep Crash Fix on the Way

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Apple is set to release an update for 11- and 13-inch 2013 MacBook Airs that fixes an issue where the laptops would crash upon waking it from sleep mode, according to MacRumors. An Apple Authorized Service Provider says that the issue is with the sensor that detects when the lid is opened or closed. Apparently, there’s a […]

MacBook Air Retina Analysis Suggests Incredibly Specific Display Specs

New details about how Apple may offer a MacBook Air Retina surface.

A MacBook Air Retina is the dream notebook for many users who want a super-high resolution display on the slimmer and lighter MacBook Air frame. Apple currently offers a Retina Display on all current mobile products except the MacBook Air, but rumors suggest that we could see a MacBook Air Retina release in 2014 and […]

Refurbished Macs: The Only Way to Buy

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There are always pros and cons when buying used electronics. You usually save a ton of money, but it’s at the expense of functionality or looks. There might be a dent in the case or just some general wear and tear, but you can buy it at a discount compared to the price tag of […]

How to Set Up a New MacBook Pro or MacBook Air

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People who received a new MacBook as gift or for themselves will need to set things up for peak performance. Let us offer some steps to get things running and to help avoid paying Best Buy or Staples to tweak settings and install software. Users can do it easily without the wait. Apple offers personal setup […]

How to Stop Hackers From Playing Peek-a-Boo With MacBook Webcams

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In a startling discovery, it appears that the webcams on Apple’s iMac desktops and MacBook laptops could be remotely activated without the knowledge of the user. To assuage privacy concerns, many notebook manufacturers–including Apple–place a recording indicator light next to the camera lens to alert users that the webcam is activated. However, despite these efforts, […]

MacBook Pro vs. MacBook Air: Which One Should You Buy?

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Not too long ago, it was pretty obvious whether or not the MacBook Pro or the MacBook Air was the laptop to buy; one was a power user’s dream that carried a lot of speed and performance, and the other was a less powerful, albeit ultra-portable notebook that’s great for road warriors. However, times have […]

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 […]