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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…

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

Thursday, October 26, 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…

Las Vegas shooter’s laptop missing its hard drive – ABC News

Thursday, October 26, 2017

A laptop computer recovered from the Las Vegas hotel room where Stephen Paddock launched the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history was missing its hard drive, depriving investigators of a potential key source of information on why he killed and maimed so many people, ABC News has learned. Paddock is believed to have removed the hard drive before fatally shooting himself, and the missing device has not yet been recovered,…

Las Vegas shooter’s laptop missing its hard drive – ABC News

Thursday, October 26, 2017

A laptop computer recovered from the Las Vegas hotel room where Stephen Paddock launched the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history was missing its hard drive, depriving investigators of a potential key source of information on why he killed and maimed so many people, ABC News has learned. Paddock is believed to have removed the hard drive before fatally shooting himself, and the missing device has not yet been recovered,…

Las Vegas shooter’s laptop missing its hard drive – ABC News

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

A laptop computer recovered from the Las Vegas hotel room where Stephen Paddock launched the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history was missing its hard drive, depriving investigators of a potential key source of information on why he killed and maimed so many people, ABC News has learned. Paddock is believed to have removed the hard drive before fatally shooting himself, and the missing device has not yet been recovered,…

How to sell your MacBook Pro with Touch Bar – CNET – CNET

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Touch Bar not doing it for you? No matter the reason, if you are ready to move on from your MacBook Pro with Touch Bar, there’s an extra step you need to take before you sell it or pass it along to a worthy successor. Before we get to the extra Touch Bar step, here’s what you need to do to get any MacBook ready for sale. Step 1: Sign out of…

New renders imagine iPhone X notch + bezel design coming to MacBook, iMac, iPad, more [Gallery] – 9to5Mac

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

The iPhone X goes up for pre-order this week with its all-new bezel and notch design, and now a fresh set of renders imagines if Apple brought that same design to its other products. From Curved.de, the renders showcase what the iMac, MacBook Pro, iPad, and Apple Watch could all look like in the future… Spigen TEKA RA200 Airpods Earhooks Cover We’d previously seen renders of the iPhone SE adopting…

How to sell your MacBook Pro with Touch Bar – CNET

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Touch Bar not doing it for you? No matter the reason, if you are ready to move on from your MacBook Pro with Touch Bar, there’s an extra step you need to take before you sell it or pass it along to a worthy successor. Before we get to the extra Touch Bar step, here’s what you need to do to get any MacBook ready for sale. Step 1: Sign out of…

Kaspersky: NSA staffer’s laptop was infected with malware – CNET

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Kaspersky Lab released details from an internal investigation on Wednesday, hours before a hearing in Congress on its antivirus technology. Eugene Kaspersky/Flickr Russian spies didn’t need Kaspersky Lab’s antivirus software to steal information from an NSA staffer, the company says — the computer was already infected with malware. Kaspersky Lab has been under scrutiny in the US after multiple reports alleged that the Moscow-based security company had been working with…

How Hard Is it to Upgrade the RAM in a New iMac? An Investigation by a Noob – Motherboard

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

I am a disorganized person. One of the ways this manifests itself is in my browser tab usage, which has been described by colleagues and loved ones as “anxiety attack-inducing.” While I am comfortable having 100 tabs open at any given moment, my computer often isn’t: “You’re such a dick to your computers,” a friend tweeted at me after I shared this screenshot. My behavior is beyond repair. And so…

How to get a good MacBook deal this Black Friday in the US … – TechRadar

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Black Friday deals and Apple’s MacBook go hand-in-hand, just as we’ve once again reached that time of year in the US when the weather is colder, our sweaters are thicker and pumpkin is spicing everything we eat and drink. While Thanksgiving is the day for cutting up a delirium-inducing amount of delicious food, Black Friday is the day for cutting prices, or at least rolling them back. On November 24,…

OmniHub tries to fix the MacBook Pro’s port shortage with magnets … – TechCrunch

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Earlier this month, my five-year-old MacBook Pro finally gave up the ghost. After traveling the world and surviving several CESes, it was time to finally lay the thing to rest. I had some misgivings about replacing the old workhorse with one of the new models, not the least of which was the company’s fairly unpopular decision to ditch all existing ports for a quartet of ThunderBolt 3 ports, which felt…

How to get a good MacBook deal this Black Friday in the US – TechRadar

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Black Friday deals and Apple’s MacBook go hand-in-hand, just as we’ve once again reached that time of year in the US when the weather is colder, our sweaters are thicker and pumpkin is spicing everything we eat and drink. While Thanksgiving is the day for cutting up a delirium-inducing amount of delicious food, Black Friday is the day for cutting prices, or at least rolling them back. On November 24,…

OmniHub tries to fix the MacBook Pro’s port shortage with magnets and modules – TechCrunch

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Earlier this month, my five-year-old MacBook Pro finally gave up the ghost. After traveling the world and surviving several CESes, it was time to finally lay the thing to rest. I had some misgivings about replacing the old workhorse with one of the new models, not the least of which was the company’s fairly unpopular decision to ditch all existing ports for a quartet of ThunderBolt 3 ports, which felt…

OmniHub tries to fix the MacBook Pro’s port shortage with magnets … – TechCrunch

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Earlier this month, my five-year-old MacBook Pro finally gave up the ghost. After traveling the world and surviving several CESes, it was time to finally lay the thing to rest. I had some misgivings about replacing the old workhorse with one of the new models, not the least of which was the company’s fairly unpopular decision to ditch all existing ports for a quartet of ThunderBolt 3 ports, which felt…

Ahead of iMac Pro release, Apple tells suppliers to boost production – BGR

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Not too long ago, one of the major narratives surrounding Apple was that the company had stopped caring about the Mac. With the iPhone accounting for the vast majority of Apple’s revenue, and with significant Mac updates nowhere to be found, the narrative struck a chord with many Mac users who were increasingly growing impatient with Apple’s seeming ambivalence towards the Mac. Looking to right the ship and assure the…

Deals: 2017 15" MacBook Pros as low as $2199 ($200-$320 off); 10.5" iPad Pros for $599 ($50 off); 27" iMac 5K (Apple … – AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Exclusive discounts are in effect now on Apple’s Mid 2017 15″ MacBook Pro. Save $200 to $320 on popular configs with no tax collected outside NY and NJ. Or snap up a 10.5″ iPad Pro and save $50 to $130. The Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular) in Space Black is now shipping for $749, while Apple refurbished 2014 27″ iMac 5Ks are $1,149. Readers looking for the lowest…

I have a problem with my MacBook Pro keyboard — and Apple’s … – Business Insider

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Apple’s MacBook and MacBook Pro use a custom keyboard design. Sometimes, dust or other small particles can get stuck under the spacebar and make it unresponsive. Apple’s recommended fix is to basically turn the entire keyboard nearly vertical and blast it with air until the particle eventually falls out.  Hollis Johnson/Business Insider New Apple laptops released in the past two years have a keyboard design that enables the laptops to…

9to5Toys Last Call: 13-inch MacBook Pro $1110, Amazon Kindle Sale from $50, iPhone X cases $4, more – 9to5Mac

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

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