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MacBook vs. MacBook Pro: how to pick between Apple’s two $1299 laptops – The Verge

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

I badly need a new computer. The last time I bought one was in the summer of 2011, not long after the MacBook Air’s first (and only) redesign. It was perfect timing: my last MacBook, the white plastic kind, had wiring literally sticking out of it after taking a spill. And Apple had just dropped the Air’s price down to $1,299 — the same price I believe my original MacBook…

MacBook vs. MacBook Pro: how to pick between Apple’s two $1,299 … – The Verge

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

I badly need a new computer. The last time I bought one was in the summer of 2011, not long after the MacBook Air’s first (and only) redesign. It was perfect timing: my last MacBook, the white plastic kind, had wiring literally sticking out of it after taking a spill. And Apple had just dropped the Air’s price down to $1,299 — the same price I believe my original MacBook…

Apple Exchanging Some 2012 and Early 2013 MacBook Pros … – Mac Rumors

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

After hundreds of charging cycles, a MacBook Pro’s battery begins to lose its ability to hold a charge and should be replaced. Apple offers battery service free of charge with AppleCare+ coverage, or it charges an out-of-warranty fee of $199 in the United States, £199 in the UK, or $259 in Canada. Due to a severe constraint of top case assemblies with integrated batteries, however, Apple has informed its Genius…

Tim Cook Delivers Disappointing MacOS High Sierra Updates For … – Forbes

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Apple continues to work on MacOS ahead of its full release, likely in late September or October. Developers and engaged consumers are able to download the betas of the OS (Apple has just released beta 4), but a closer examination of the changes and focus in MacOS highlights the new role for the MacBook Pro and the MacBook family. Supporting the iPhone. Tim Cook, chief executive officer of Apple, attends…

Refurbished Apple MacBook Pro 2016 15-inch i7 2.6GHz: REVIEW … – Business Insider

Sunday, July 23, 2017

This 2016 MacBook Pro was previously used, but when I reviewed it, it felt just like a new laptopAntonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider Apple has a gorgeous “mid 2017” MacBook Pro with fresh and powerful specs available to buy right now —  but if you like to save money, it might not be your best option. Me? I went for the 2016 model. And no, it’s not a brand new, unsold 2016 MacBook Pro…

Reviewed: A used, year-old MacBook Pro from Apple’s Refurbished Mac store that saved me $450 – Business Insider

Sunday, July 23, 2017

This 2016 MacBook Pro was previously used, but when I reviewed it, it felt just like a new laptopAntonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider Apple has a gorgeous “mid 2017” MacBook Pro with fresh and powerful specs available to buy right now —  but if you like to save money, it might not be your best option. Me? I went for the 2016 model. And no, it’s not a brand new, unsold 2016 MacBook Pro…

Apple Loop: New iPhone 8 Design Leaks, Latest MacBook Pro Secrets, Apple’s Risky iPhone 7S Decision – Forbes

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes an exclusive look at the leaked iPhone 8 designs, Apple’s gamble over replacing Touch ID, the importance of the iPhone 7S, how to find the best MacBook deals, the problematic bugs in iOS 10.3.3, changes in iOS 11’s latest beta, App Store blocking ad blockers, and Apple publishes research papers on machine learning. Apple…

Apple Loop: New iPhone 8 Design Leaks, Latest MacBook Pro Secrets, Apple’s Risky iPhone 7S Decision – Forbes

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes an exclusive look at the leaked iPhone 8 designs, Apple’s gamble over replacing Touch ID, the importance of the iPhone 7S, how to find the best MacBook deals, the problematic bugs in iOS 10.3.3, changes in iOS 11’s latest beta, App Store blocking ad blockers, and Apple publishes research papers on machine learning. Apple…

Apple Loop: New iPhone 8 Design Leaks, Latest MacBook Pro Secrets, Apple’s Risky iPhone 7S Decision – Forbes

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes an exclusive look at the leaked iPhone 8 design, Apple’s gamble over replacing Touch ID, the importance of the iPhone 7S, how to find the best MacBook deals, the problematic bugs in iOS 10.3.3, changes in iOS 11’s latest beta, App Store blocking ad blockers, and Apple research papers on machine learning. Apple Loop…

Apple Loop: New iPhone 8 Design Leaks, Latest MacBook Pro Secrets, Apple’s Risky iPhone 7S Decision – Forbes

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes an exclusive look at the leaked iPhone 8 designs, Apple’s gamble over replacing Touch ID, the importance of the iPhone 7S, how to find the best MacBook deals, the problematic bugs in iOS 10.3.3, changes in iOS 11’s latest beta, App Store blocking ad blockers, and Apple research papers on machine learning. Apple Loop…

Apple Loop: New iPhone 8 Design Leaks, Latest MacBook Pro Secrets, Apple’s Risky iPhone 7S Decision – Forbes

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes an exclusive look at the leaked iPhone 8 design, Apple’s gamble over replacing Touch ID, the importance of the iPhone 7S, how to find the best MacBook deals, the problematic bugs in iOS 10.3.3, changes in iOS 11’s latest beta, App Store blocking ad blockers, and Apple research papers on machine learning. Apple Loop…

Surface Laptop is just a laptop, making it Microsoft’s most baffling … – Ars Technica

Friday, July 21, 2017

reader comments 126 After several years of building systems that compete with, but aren’t quite, laptops, Microsoft has built a plain old laptop: the Surface Laptop. I think there’s a good chance that the Surface Laptop will become Microsoft’s best-selling piece of PC hardware. This is such a straightforward proposition: it’s a regular PC laptop. It has no trickery; no tear-off keyboard, no special hinge, no detachable GPU, none of the…

5 Reasons to Pick a PC Over a MacBook in 2017 for Photo and Video Editing – PetaPixel (blog)

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Photographer and Sony Imaging Ambassador Manny Ortiz made this 6.5-minute video sharing the top 5 reasons he chose a Dell XPS 15 laptop over a MacBook Pro in 2017 for his photo and video editing needs. Ortiz says he was looking for something powerful enough to edit 4K video yet small enough to be ultra portable, since Ortiz often edits away from home. After narrowing his search down to the…

Buying a MacBook Pro from Apple’s Refurbished Mac store was the best decision I’ve made for getting a new computer – Business Insider

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

You’ll find Apple’s latest and greatest products on its main online and physical stores, but they sure are expensive. What about slightly older models that you know would suit you just fine and should cost less than the new model purely because they’re older? Missing from Apple’s main stores are some of its older yet perfectly good products, especially Mac computers. I bought a 2016 MacBook Pro from Apple’s Refurbished…

Apple’s Refurbished Mac store helped me save $450 on 2016 … – Business Insider

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

You’ll find Apple’s latest and greatest products on its main online and physical stores, but they sure are expensive. What about slightly older models that you know would suit you just fine and should cost less than the new model purely because they’re older? Missing from Apple’s main stores are some of its older yet perfectly good products, especially Mac computers. I bought a 2016 MacBook Pro from Apple’s Refurbished…

Buying a MacBook Pro from Apple’s Refurbished Mac store was the best decision I’ve made for getting a new computer – Business Insider

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

You’ll find Apple’s latest and greatest products on its main online and physical stores, but they sure are expensive. What about slightly older models that you know would suit you just fine and should cost less than the new model purely because they’re older? Missing from Apple’s main stores are some of its older yet perfectly good products, especially Mac computers. I bought a 2016 MacBook Pro from Apple’s Refurbished…

Buying a MacBook Pro from Apple’s Refurbished Mac store was the best decision I’ve made for getting a new computer – Business Insider

Monday, July 17, 2017

You’ll find Apple’s latest and greatest products on its main online and physical stores, but they sure are expensive. What about slightly older models that you know would suit you just fine and should cost less than the new model purely because they’re older? Missing from Apple’s main stores are some of its older yet perfectly good products, especially Mac computers. I bought a 2016 MacBook Pro from Apple’s Refurbished…

Microsoft’s Surface Laptop is great, once you upgrade Windows 10 S – TechCrunch

Monday, July 17, 2017

I’ve talked to a number of people on the Surface team over the last few months, and the decision to hinder their beautiful new piece of hardware still boggles the mind. The Surface Laptop is really nice — in fact, it’s quite possibly the best piece of hardware to carry the Surface name. But for some reason Microsoft saw fit to use the product to showcase Windows 10 S, a stripped-down…