Dell XPS 12 Ultrabook Convertible vs. MacBook Air

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The Dell XPS 12 Ultrabook Convertible is the best Ultrabook Convertible available today, but how does it compare to the one of the most popular ultra-portables, the MacBook Air? The XPS 12 is small Ultrabook with a touchscreen that flips for use as a tablet and a retail price of $1,199. The MacBook Air is a […]

Apple Cyber Monday 2012 Deals

iPad Cyber Monday 2012 Deals

Apple Cyber Monday 2012 deals aren’t as deep as those on Black Friday, but there are still Cyber Monday discounts on the iPad, iPod touch and MacBooks. Cyber Monday is a day of online deals that takes place the Monday after Thanksgiving, when a large number of shoppers go online to buy products at deep discounts. There […]

Apple Black Friday 2012 Price Guide: Best Prices on Apple Gadgets

iMac Black Friday Deals 2012

Apple Black Friday deals start on Thanksgiving and roll through Black Friday, offering some of the best prices on Apple notebooks, iPads and iPods of the year. Black Friday is consistently the best time to buy an iPod touch or iPod Nano, and one of the few times shoppers will find iPad deals and discounts. […]

Black Friday Macbook Air Deals Start with $700 Deal

Black Friday Macbook Air Deal

It’s not even Black Friday 2012 yet, but we’re already seeing a MacBook Air for $700, beating the retail price by hundreds and the lowest price in recent memory by $70 to $80, plus there’s no need to wait in line. The Macbook Air deal is for last year’s 11.6-inch Macbook Air, but it is […]

Apple’s Giant Year In Mobile

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Apple released more mobile products in 2012 than any previous year, releasing three all-new products and updating just about every other mobile device it sells for a total of a dozen new mobile products. Apple now offers perhaps the most impressive range of mobile devices of any manufacturer, providing plenty of choices for users who want […]

Apple By the Numbers Fall 2012 Edition

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Apple announced the new iPhone 5 at their press event in San Francisco today kicking things off with the customary Apple by the Numbers bragging session highlighting their facts and figures. And once again the stats don’t lie. Apple’s gaudy numbers show a company that shows no signs of lagging during the post Steve Jobs era. […]

Mountain Lion Causing Battery Issues For Some Mac Users

OS X Mountain Lion

Last week Apple released Mountain Lion on the Mac App Store to almost universal praise, but it looks like the update is causing some battery life issues for users. According to Ars Technica, a number of users are taking to Apple’s support forums to talk about battery life issues in OS X 10.8. Some users […]

Why I’m Buying the New MacBook Air

MacBook Air

When Apple announced the next-generation MacBook Pro it was hard not to get excited about the huge Retina Display paired with Ivy Bridge processors and Nvidia’s latest GeForce 650M graphics. The new MacBook Air models look just a bit more exciting to me. For the past three years I’ve used a 2009 13-inch MacBook Pro […]

Students: Buy A Mac Get $100 iTunes Gift Card, Buy an iPad Get $50

Apple Back to School promotion

Apple has a new program to entice students, teachers, and professors to buy new MacBooks this summer with its annual back to school program. This year Apple will give $100 gift cards to any user buying a new MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, or iMac. The gift card is good for apps, music, movies, or games […]

WWDC 2012 Roundup: iOS 6, New MacBooks, and More

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Earlier today, Apple CEO Tim Cook and his colleagues took the stage at the company’s WWDC 2012 conference in San Francisco and announced a host of new products including iOS 6, a brand new, upgraded Retina Display MacBook Pro and more. There were quite a few rumors leading up to the event and while some […]

New MacBook Pro Combines Best of Pro Series with Macbook Air

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Today at WWDC 2012, Apple announced a new MacBook Pro that the company calls “the most beautiful computer” that it has ever made. The new MacBook Pro is incredibly thin and, as expected, it features a gorgeous Retina Display that Apple says is the “world’s highest resolution notebook display.” The display is going to feature […]

New MacBook Air: 512GB SSD, USB 3, 8GB Memory

MacBook Air

At WWDC 2012 Phil Schiller took the stage to announce a collection of new MacBook Air models with USB 3.0, the latest Intel Core i 3rd Generation processors and up to 512GB of SSD storage. The MacBook Air is Apple’s thinnest and lightest MacBook Air, which starts at $999 for the 11-inch MacBook Air. The […]

Last Minute Leaks Say No Redesign For MacBook Pro

MacBook Pro leaks

Despite rumors of new, thinner designs for the MacBook Pro line new leaks say the new lineup will have the same design with faster CPUs. According to Gizmodo, leaked photos on Chinese message board WeiPhone show a MacBook Pro logic board with new chips but the same basic design as the current model. The boards […]

Apple Store Down Ahead of WWDC: New MacBook Pros Inbound?

The Apple Store is down

The Apple Store is down hours before Tim Cook will appear on stage at WWDC, as expected. Apple isn’t expected to announced the iPhone 5 today, though we do expect new MacBook Pros. The new MacBook Pros will likely use Intel’s latest Ivy Bridge processors, so expect faster Core i5 and Core i7 chips across […]

What to Expect at WWDC 2012

What to Expect at WWDC 2012

With Apple’s annual World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) set to kick off in just a few days, we wanted to take a look at what Apple may or may not be announcing at WWDC 2012. Last year’s WWDC was vastly different from the conferences in the past as Apple shifted from the event from the […]

TwelveSouth SurfacePad Adds Leather Palmrest to MacBook Air

TwelveSouth SurfacePad Leather Palmrest for MacBook Air

Users who spend all day typing on the MacBook Air should check out the TwelveSouth SurfacePad, a new leather palm rest that attaches to the MacBook Air. The SurfacePad is made of Napa leather and sticks on to the MacBook Air with a light adhesive to deliver a more comfortable palm rest. The leather is […]

Retina Display Macs Coming This Summer According to Analyst

MacBook Air for travel

One analyst now thinks we’ll see new Macs with Retina Displays sometime in the near future, probably this summer. According to The Wall Street Journal, one analyst is now predicting a new lineup of Macs with Retina Display, including new MacBook Air models in the next few months. The analyst, Ben Reitzes of Barclays Capital, believes […]

Should I Buy a Notebook, iPad or Netbook for Travel?

iPad 2 for travel

Professor X was planning a laptop-free trip to Israel Palestine, but thanks to a new deadline she needs to complete a proof of her new book within days of her return. After consulting with travelers to the region, who suggested not leaving the laptop in her hotel, she was ready to buy a great backpack to keep her notebook […]

Liquidmetal to Make Bigger Impact on Apple’s Mobile Lineup

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Apple is looking to capitalize on its investment on Liquidmetal Technologies’ tough and durable coating to replace the aluminum and glass found on many of its portable and mobile products, ranging from iPhones to now Mac computers. While on this is in the rumor stages at this time, it is believed that the Mac-maker will […]