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Razer’s Power Bank boosts your laptop battery while charging two smartphones – PCWorld

Friday, February 24, 2017

Gaming laptops have woefully short battery lives. It’s par for the course when you’re packing that much power into a portable notebook—but it’s also a flaw that popular gaming hardware company Razer is taking aim at with the sleek-looking Razer Power Bank external battery. Mentioned in this article Razer Blade Stealth The Power Bank is a 12,800mAh battery housed inside a black CNC aluminum case with the Razer logo on top….

Chrome Canary adds support for MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar – Engadget

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Chrome could soon follow in the footsteps of other apps (like the Microsoft Office) that recently introduced support for the Macbook Pro’s LCD strip. Google has just released version 58 of the experimental Chrome Canary build, and it now works with the laptop’s Touch Bar. Its implementation seems to be simpler than Safari’s — according to 9to5Mac, it has escape, forward and backward, new tab, bookmark and refresh buttons. It…

Razer’s Power Bank boosts your laptop battery while charging two smartphones – PCWorld

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Gaming laptops have woefully short battery lives. It’s par for the course when you’re packing that much power into a portable notebook—but it’s also a flaw that popular gaming hardware company Razer is taking aim at with the sleek-looking Razer Power Bank external battery. Mentioned in this article Razer Blade Stealth The Power Bank is a 12,800mAh battery housed inside a black CNC aluminum case with the Razer logo on top….

Chrome Canary adds support for MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar – Engadget

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Chrome could soon follow in the footsteps of other apps (like the Microsoft Office) that recently introduced support for the Macbook Pro’s LCD strip. Google has just released version 58 of the experimental Chrome Canary build, and it now works with the laptop’s Touch Bar. Its implementation seems to be simpler than Safari’s — according to 9to5Mac, it has escape, forward and backward, new tab, bookmark and refresh buttons. It…

New iMac release date rumours UK | iMac 2017 tech specs & new features: New iMacs with Intel Kaby Lake processors … – Macworld UK

Thursday, February 23, 2017

When will Apple release new iMacs in the UK? Will Apple update its iMac desktop line to add Intel Kaby Lake processor chips, and what other tech specs, design changes and new features should we expect in the next generation of iMacs? Lastly, how much will the new iMacs for 2017 cost in the UK? Apple’s last iMac update came back in October 2015, when it introduced a Retina-class screen resolution to the smaller Macs for the first time…

You Can Game on This Super Cheap Laptop, But It Won’t Be Pretty – Gizmodo

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

If you’re trying to spend less than $1000 on a computer you plan to use daily, then you will find yourself making compromises. In the case of the Dell Inspiron 7000, you get a beefy gaming computer that can take whatever game designers throw at it. Unfortunately, its physical design is rife with trade-offs. Indeed, you get a pretty great machine when you spend $900 on Dell’s budget gaming laptop,…

MacBook Pro woes continue with fresh complaints about keyboard – TechRadar

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Apple’s latest MacBook Pro has not had things easy since its release last fall, getting hit by a barrage of complaints about battery life, and now some new gremlins have emerged in the form of multiple reported problems with the keyboard. The most recent MacBook Pro models use a new ‘butterfly’ switch keyboard – a redesigned and (supposedly) improved version from the original incarnation introduced in the 12-inch MacBook –…

Rock-Solid Protection for Your iPhone, iPad and MacBook – Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

FOR DIGITAL NOMADS, who might as easily be working in an airport lounge as in a corner office, the idea of encasing one’s iPhone, iPad or MacBook in a slab of rock might seem ridiculous—the loony antithesis of traveling light. But smartphone and tablet cases that mine a natural ore to distinguish themselves aren’t as impractical as they seem. The MacBook cases from Brooklyn’s Elemnt, for instance, incorporate real Italian…

Best Buy has cut the MacBook Air’s price tag to $800 – Macworld

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Apple hasn’t updated the MacBook Air since 2015, and many Apple watchers don’t expect to see a refresh of the device. In fact, the 11-inch MacBook Air left the consumer market last October. Nevertheless, Apple still offers the 13-inch Air as the cheapest MacBook option at $999—and today at Best Buy, you can grab one for $200 cheaper than its sticker price. This particular Air comes with a 13.3-inch display with…

MacBook And Surface Pro 4 President’s Day Deals: Best Buy And Microsoft Store – Forbes

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

MacBook Pro late 2016. (Credit: Apple) MacBook prices are getting the slash treatment at Best Buy this weekend. And so are Microsoft’s Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book — with the savings coming directly from Microsoft. MacBooks: If you’re still outraged at the high prices of the new MacBook Pros (announced in October), Best Buy is offering a respite from the usual rarefied MacBook pricing. The deals are good until…

Best Buy has cut the MacBook Air’s price tag to $800 – Macworld

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Apple hasn’t updated the MacBook Air since 2015, and many Apple watchers don’t expect to see a refresh of the device. In fact, the 11-inch MacBook Air left the consumer market last October. Nevertheless, Apple still offers the 13-inch Air as the cheapest MacBook option at $999—and today at Best Buy, you can grab one for $200 cheaper than its sticker price. This particular Air comes with a 13.3-inch display with…

Some 2016 MacBook Pro Owners Experiencing Keyboard Problems – Mac Rumors

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Apple’s latest line of notebooks introduced an entirely revamped keyboard featuring flatter keys built using a second-generation butterfly mechanism, designed to optimize for stability while also maximizing travel. The butterfly mechanism was originally introduced in the ultra thin MacBook, but a newer version was implemented in the MacBook Pro. There have been mixed opinions about the keyboard of the 2016 MacBook Pro due to its vastly different feel compared to…

Apple Deals: 13" Touch Bar MacBook Pro for $1649; 15" MacBook Pro (Apple refurb) for $1399; $180 off 32GB 9.7 … – AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Shoppers have hours left to save $150 on Apple’s 13″ MacBook Pro with Touch Bar in Space Gray at B&H. Or save $600 on an Apple refurbished 15″ MacBook Pro (Mid 2015). Apple’s 32GB 9.7″ iPad Pro (Wi-Fi + Cellular) is also $549 in Rose Gold. 13″ MacBook Pro with Touch Bar for $1,649 13″ Touch Bar (2.9GHz, 8GB, 256GB) in Space Gray for $1,649.00 ($150 off + no tax…

New MacBook 2017 release date, price, specs rumours UK: latest on Kaby Lake MacBook – Macworld UK

Monday, February 20, 2017

When will the new 12-inch MacBook for 2017 be released? What can I expect from the next 12-inch MacBook in terms of tech specs? How much will the 2017 12-inch MacBook cost? Will the 12-inch MacBook replace the MacBook Air range? Apple released the 2016 variant of the 12in MacBook back in April 2016, and almost a year on, we’re looking to the future and what we could expect from this year’s…

Razer Blade Pro review – CNET – CNET

Monday, February 20, 2017

You know that feeling when you’re trying to do something — anything — and it’s not going right and you say to yourself, “there must be a better way?” The Razer Blade Pro is that better way. The right tool for the job, as the adage goes, assuming that job requires top-of-the-line graphics performance and a beautiful 17.3-inch 4K-resolution display in a laptop that’s less than an inch thick (22.4…

MacBook And Surface Pro 4 President’s Day Deals: Best Buy And Microsoft Store – Forbes

Monday, February 20, 2017

MacBook Pro late 2016. (Credit: Apple) MacBook prices are getting the slash treatment at Best Buy this weekend. And so are Microsoft’s Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book — with the savings coming directly from Microsoft. MacBooks: If you’re still outraged at the high prices of the new MacBook Pros (announced in October), Best Buy is offering a respite from the usual rarefied MacBook pricing. The deals are good until…

Razer Blade Stealth review: The MacBook Pro that Apple should … – BGR

Monday, February 20, 2017

Up until last fall, the formula for Apple’s MacBook Pro was well known and well loved: a 13-inch, aluminum unibody laptop with oodles of power, a great screen and enough ports for 98% of everyone who would call themselves a “pro.” With the most recent update, Apple decided to go with a far more courageous design. The unibody stayed, as did the size, but a lot of other things changed….

MacBook And Surface Pro 4 President’s Day Deals: Best Buy And Microsoft Store – Forbes

Monday, February 20, 2017

MacBook Pro late 2016. (Credit: Apple) MacBook prices are getting the slash treatment at Best Buy this weekend. And so are Microsoft’s Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book — with the savings coming directly from Microsoft. MacBooks: If you’re still outraged at the high prices of the new MacBook Pros (announced in October), Best Buy is offering a respite from the usual rarefied MacBook pricing. The deals are good until…

MacBook And Surface Pro 4 President’s Day Deals: Best Buy And Microsoft Store – Forbes

Monday, February 20, 2017

MacBook Pro late 2016. (Credit: Apple) MacBook prices are getting the slash treatment at Best Buy this weekend. And so are Microsoft’s Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book — with the savings coming directly from Microsoft. MacBooks: If you’re still outraged at the high prices of the new MacBook Pros (announced in October), Best Buy is offering a respite from the usual rarefied MacBook pricing. The deals are good until…

MacBook And Surface Pro 4 President’s Day Deals: Apple And Microsoft On The Cheap – Forbes

Monday, February 20, 2017

MacBook Pro late 2016. (Credit: Apple) MacBook prices are getting the slash treatment at Best Buy this weekend. And so are Microsoft’s Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book — with the savings coming directly from Microsoft. MacBooks: If you’re still outraged at the high prices of the new MacBook Pros (announced in October), Best Buy is offering a respite from the usual rarefied MacBook pricing. The deals are good until…