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A laptop makes a great gift, but you need to keep these things mind – Windows Central

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Should you give a laptop as a gift? What is there to know first? Here’s the bottom line: laptops can make great gifts, no matter the occasion or time of year. However, there are some things you must keep in mind to ensure that the laptop is actually well received, and that the person isn’t let down by the specs, build, or display. You might have the word “ungrateful” in…

Coupon Deals: 2017 15" MacBook Pros as low as $2149 ($250-$300 off); OWC 13 Port Thunderbolt 3 Dock for $279 … – AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Exclusive deals are rolling in this week with bonus coupon savings on Apple’s current 15-inch MacBook Pro. Pick up the standard model for $2,149 ($250 off) or save $300 on the upgraded Radeon 560 config with a 2.9GHz processor and 512GB of storage. The popular OWC 13 Port Thunderbolt 3 dock is also $20 off with no sales tax outside NY and NJ. Readers this week can save hundreds on…

Dell’s 2017 Black Friday deals include $130 Inspiron laptop doorbuster – ZDNet

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Dell kicks off the Black Friday ad reveal process for tech retailers. As mentioned a couple of weeks ago, Dell has been the first tech retailer to have its Black Friday plans disclosed over the last couple of years — and this year is no different. The PC giant has “leaked” its deals for the Thanksgiving weekend shopping period, including a 14-inch laptop for a budget price as a turkey…

Dell’s 2017 Black Friday deals include $130 Inspiron laptop … – ZDNet – ZDNet

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Dell kicks off the Black Friday ad reveal process for tech retailers. As mentioned a couple of weeks ago, Dell has been the first tech retailer to have its Black Friday plans disclosed over the last couple of years — and this year is no different. The PC giant has “leaked” its deals for the Thanksgiving weekend shopping period, including a 14-inch laptop for a budget price as a turkey…

Dell’s 2017 Black Friday deals include $130 Inspiron laptop doorbuster – ZDNet

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Dell kicks off the Black Friday ad reveal process for tech retailers. As mentioned a couple of weeks ago, Dell has been the first tech retailer to have its Black Friday plans disclosed over the last couple of years — and this year is no different. The PC giant has “leaked” its deals for the Thanksgiving weekend shopping period, including a 14-inch laptop for a budget price as a turkey…

Is a Sub-$200 Laptop Good Enough for You? — The Motley Fool – Motley Fool

Thursday, November 02, 2017

The days of having to shell out thousands of dollars for a decent laptop are long gone. You can now find great, brand-name devices for just a couple hundred dollars that are more than adequate for the average user. You just need to know what you’re looking for so you can make the right decision. To help you decide whether or not a sub-$200 laptop is the right choice for…

Dell’s 2017 Black Friday deals include $130 Inspiron laptop doorbuster – ZDNet

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Dell kicks off the Black Friday ad reveal process for tech retailers. As mentioned a couple of weeks ago, Dell has been the first tech retailer to have its Black Friday plans disclosed over the last couple of years — and this year is no different. The PC giant has “leaked” its deals for the Thanksgiving weekend shopping period, including a 14-inch laptop for a budget price as a turkey…

Is a Sub-$200 Laptop Good Enough for You? – Motley Fool

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

The days having to shell out thousands of dollars for a decent laptop are long gone. You can now find great, brand-name devices for just a couple hundred dollars that are more than adequate for the average user. You just need to know what you’re looking for so you can make the right decision. To help you decide whether or not a sub-$200 laptop is the right choice for you,…

9to5Toys Lunch Break: $50 iTunes Gift Card $42, 13-inch MacBook Pro $250 off, Samsung 28-inch 4K Monitor $229 … – 9to5Mac

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. 9to5Toys Lunch Break delivers the best deals every day of the week at 12:30PM EST. This includes price drops on all sorts of Apple products from iPad to MacBook and everything in between, as well as HomeKit gear, accessories of all kinds…

Dell’s 2017 Black Friday deals include $130 Inspiron laptop doorbuster – ZDNet

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Dell kicks off the Black Friday ad reveal process for tech retailers. As mentioned a couple of weeks ago, Dell has been the first tech retailer to have its Black Friday plans disclosed over the last couple of years — and this year is no different. The PC giant has “leaked” its deals for the Thanksgiving weekend shopping period, including a 14-inch laptop for a budget price as a turkey…

Microsoft’s New Surface Pro With LTE Trumps The MacBook Pro – Forbes

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Taking to the stage at the first day of Microsoft’s ‘Future Decoded’ event at the London ExCeL centre today, Microsoft’s ‎Corporate Vice President of Devices Panos Panay revealed the Surface Pro with LTE, targeting the mobile professional and the enterprise markets who are looking for alternatives to the MacBook Pro. The Surface Pro LTE was trailed at the launch of the Surface Pro earlier this year. The addition of 4G LTE…

Three Macs declared obsolete/vintage as free ‘Staingate’ coverage ends for 2012 Retina MacBook Pro – 9to5Mac

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Apple has declared that three Macs are now obsolete or vintage, and that the company will no longer offer repair services or replacement parts for them. For legal reasons, the situation is different in Turkey and California, where some of the computers are instead labeled ‘vintage’ and will continue to be supported for a further two years … NordVPN The Macs concerned are: Mac mini (Mid 2011) – Vintage 21.5-inch…

Apple shows off iMac Pro once again ahead of launch | TechRadar – TechRadar

Monday, October 30, 2017

At the Final Cut Pro X Creative Summit which took place over the weekend in Cupertino, Apple again showed off the incoming iMac Pro, allowing folks to take some fresh snaps of the space gray all-in-one (with matching accessories) ahead of its launch in December. The iMac Pro has the same chassis as the standard (consumer-targeted) iMac, but Apple has differentiated this much more powerful model by giving it a…

The Square Register is the iMac of credit card machines – TNW

Monday, October 30, 2017

Point-of-sale machines: you don’t really think about them, do you? They’re just the little computers you use to key in your credit card PIN when you buy some fast food, or load up on groceries. For the most part, they’re drab, unremarkable pieces of technology. Square’s new point-of-sale machine, the Square Register, bucks that trend. It’s looks a bit like an iMac, and allows brick-and-mortar businesses to accept credit card…

Apple shows off iMac Pro once again ahead of launch – TechRadar

Monday, October 30, 2017

At the Final Cut Pro X Creative Summit which took place over the weekend in Cupertino, Apple again showed off the incoming iMac Pro, allowing folks to take some fresh snaps of the space gray all-in-one (with matching accessories) ahead of its launch in December. The iMac Pro has the same chassis as the standard (consumer-targeted) iMac, but Apple has differentiated this much more powerful model by giving it a…

Apple debuts its first MacBook sleeve – TechCrunch

Friday, October 27, 2017

Apple has been making gadgets for decades. And as one of the world’s favorite consumer electronics makers, the company has also made plenty of cases and sleeves to protect those gadgets, most notably for the iPhone and iPad. But Apple has never made its own laptop/MacBook sleeve, until today. While many hit up the Apple website today for the launch of iPhone X pre-orders, they may not have noticed the…

Why Apple’s MacBook Pro Touch Bar drives me bonkers – CNET

Friday, October 27, 2017

Enlarge Image The MacBook Pro Touch Bar can be used to find emoji. Stephen Shankland/CNET A year ago, Apple overhauled its high-end MacBook Pro laptops with something the computing industry had never seen before: a touch-sensitive strip with a programmable display called the Touch Bar. Its flexibility shows the function keys it replaces to be relics from computing’s dark ages — specifically 1971, when IBM added them to mainframe terminals,…

The Zephyrus is the perfect laptop for someone who doesn’t want a laptop – The Verge

Friday, October 27, 2017

A couple months ago, my colleague Chaim Gartenberg wrote a fair and accurate review of the Asus ROG Zephyrus. It’s an astonishingly thin, ultra-powerful laptop for gamers, and it almost utterly fails at being a laptop. “Basically useless away from a desk” was Chaim’s ultimate verdict, and I agree. Also, I love this laptop. After Chaim finished his review, I asked if I could try it out. Before long, my…

Apple quietly launches new 12-inch MacBook leather sleeve accessory – 9to5Mac

Friday, October 27, 2017

All of the buzz is surrounding the launch of the iPhone X, but Apple has quietly launched a new leather sleeve accessory for the 12-inch MacBook. The Leather Sleeve for 12‑inch MacBook, which looks very similar to the Leather Sleeve for iPad Pro, is available in either Saddle Brown or Midnight Blue. The best wireless keyboard for the Mac? Unlike the iPad Pro Leather Sleeve, the MacBook version features a slit along…