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New iMac Sports a Brilliant 5K Display and Supercharged Graphics – Wired

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Josh Valcarcel / WIRED If you’re going to use a computer with a built-in monitor, that fixed display might as well be the highest-resolution screen possible. With its new iMacs, Apple has boosted the screen resolution on its 27-inch iMac to 5120×2880 resolution (218ppi). That’s a 5K display—not 4K, but 5K. The new 5K iMac, which only comes in the 27-inch size, is available now starting at $2,500. The first…

So Where’s That Retina MacBook Air? – Gizmodo

Thursday, October 16, 2014

The MacBook Air is a positively wonderful computer. One of the best! Its design and build-quality are unrivaled and oft-imitated. It pioneered the ultra-super-slim space. But by today’s standards its screen is seriously lacking. And there doesn’t seem to be much relief in sight. A Retina MacBook Air has been on virtually every Mac-fan’s wishlist for ages. Why wouldn’t it be? It’s the one blemish on an otherwise near-perfect machine,…

Apple announces 27-inch iMac with Retina display, 5120-by-2880 pixel resolution – Apple Insider

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Thursday, October 16, 2014, 11:13 am PT (02:13 pm ET) Breaking By AppleInsider Staff Apple on Thursday revealed the “next step” in Retina display technology by packing what it calls the “world’s highest resolution display” into its popular all-in-one desktop. iMac with Retina 5K display The all-new iMac with Retina display boasts a 5,120-by-2,880 pixel resolution with a total of 14.7 million pixels crammed into a 27-inch panel, which Apple…

Apple announces 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display starting at $2499, 5120 … – 9 to 5 Mac (blog)

Thursday, October 16, 2014

CUPERTINO, California—October 16, 2014—Apple® today unveiled the 27-inch iMac® with Retina® 5K display, featuring the world’s highest resolution display with a breathtaking 14.7 million pixels. At this amazing resolution, text appears sharper than ever, videos are unbelievably lifelike, and you can see new levels of detail in your photos. With the latest quad-core processors, high-performance graphics, Fusion Drive and Thunderbolt 2, iMac with Retina 5K display is the most powerful…

Apple to debut 27" Retina iMac at Oct. 16 event, next-gen iPad Air supply to … – Apple Insider

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 10:37 pm PT (01:37 am ET) By AppleInsider Staff At its special media event on Thursday, Apple is expected to release a highly-anticipated 27-inch iMac with Retina quality display that will ship before the end of 2014, as well as a next-generation iPad Air that could see limited initial supply, says one well-informed analyst. According to a research note obtained by AppleInsider, KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo…

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro vs. 2014 Retina MacBook Pro – Gizmag

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Lenovo is at it again, releasing a third-generation Yoga Pro laptop/tablet hybrid. Let’s plop down the Yoga 3 Pro next to the MacBook Pro with Retina Display, to see how their features and specs compare. View all Before we jump in, keep in mind that we’re only looking at the 13-in version of the Retina MacBook Pro. It’s also sold in a 15-in version, but it’s much less of a…

Apple likely to unveil new iPad, iMac at Oct. 16 event – New York Daily News

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

ALY SONG/REUTERS Apple will unveil a new incarnation of its iPad and iMac on Thursday, experts predict. A month after its highly anticipated iPhone 6, Apple is set to unveil more new gadgets this week. The tech giant is expected to reveal a new iPad, updates to its Mac lineup and its latest OS X software upgrade. The Thursday event at the company’s Cupertino, Calif., headquarters will…

iPad Air vs. MacBook Air: Which Apple Mobile Device Is Best for You? – eWeek

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Back in the days when Windows machines were the unquestioned leader in the PC market, deciding on what type of computer to buy was simpler. PC buyers generally chose between a cream-colored Dell box or a cream-colored Hewlett-Packard box featuring the same components and the same operating system. The features weren’t that different. It was possible to get a decent deal on the price if you were willing to shop…

Code/red: No Retina MacBook Air at Thursday Apple Event – Re/code

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

// HAPPENING TODAY Salesforce.com’s Dreamforce conference kicks off in San Francisco. The November issue of Vogue China hits newsstands with Apple’s iWatch on its cover. Retina MacBook Air Rumors to Continue for Foreseeable Future Apple may well have a new MacBook Air with Retina Display in the pipeline, but it’s not going to unveil it this week. Sources familiar with Apple’s plans tell me that the company’s latest reimagining of…

Apple to unveil new iPads and iMac at Cupertino this week? What we’re … – Belfast Telegraph

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

The new iPad Air was unveiled by Apple this month By James Vincent – 13 October 2014 Apple’s not finished with us yet. Following the unveiling of the new iPhone 6, 6 Plus and Apple Watch last month, the US tech giant is now preparing to take the wraps off a couple of new iPads and perhaps a new iMac at an event in Cupertino this Thursday. In contrast to…

2014 Retina iMac release date rumours, specs and features: 27in 5K Retina … – Macworld UK

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Apple unveiled a new cheaper iMac on 18 June, but that wasn’t the update we’d been waiting for. Rumour has it that bigger update is just around the corner, and could introduce the first Retina iMac. Here, we bring you the new Retina iMac’s release date rumours, features, specs and price, so you’ll know the latest iMac news. Read on for all of the new iMac rumours. On 18 June…

Apple will not unveil MacBook Air with Retina display at Thursday event – report – Apple Insider

Monday, October 13, 2014

Monday, October 13, 2014, 09:06 am PT (12:06 pm ET) By Neil Hughes Though Apple has been rumored to be working on a redesigned MacBook Air with a high-resolution Retina display for some time, the device will not launch at this Thursday’s media event in Cupertino, Calif., according to a new report. Citing sources familiar with the matter, John Paczkowski of Re/code reported on Monday that the rumored new MacBook…

MacBook Air 2014 with Retina Display design and features: What users can expect – ChristianToday

Monday, October 13, 2014

After the launching of Apple’s latest offerings, including the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch at the Apple Keynote Conference Launch last September, the company has once again brought on the latest speculations for upcoming gadgets such as the slimmer MacBook Air with Retina display that may come out this 2014. Speculations have highlighted the possibility of the new MacBook Air launching this year, with…

Macbook Air, Pro 2014: New laptops launch with iPad Pro and Yosemite OS X? – ChristianToday

Monday, October 13, 2014

After Apple confirmed that it will hold a special press event in their California campus next week, gadget watchers and tech analysts are looking forward to seeing if the rumored next-generation Mac Pro and MacBook Air will finally be unveiled. According to reports, the Oct. 16 event in Apple’s own campus in Cupertino will be the venue for the reveal of the tech company’s new line of…

Apple event: iPad Air 2, new iMac, Apple TV, and other rumours – Mirror.co.uk

Monday, October 13, 2014

It was only a month ago that Apple debuted the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, but the company is holding another launch event this week on 16 October at 6.00pm UK time. A holding page for the livestream of the event on Apple’s website features the somewhat cryptic message ‘It’s been way too long’. Apple fans can expect upgrades to a number of Apple products including the iPad, iMac and…

Who pays if you lose your laptop on the job? – U-T San Diego

Monday, October 13, 2014

  Reddit ✉ –Comments Question: If your employer sends you out of the office to something like a conference or a meeting, and you bring your own laptop to use for the assignment, and then lose it, is your employer liable to buy you a new one or at least reimburse you for its value? Answer: An employer would not be required to reimburse a worker for the loss…

Retina iMac release date rumours: 27-inch Retina iMac ‘coming Thursday’ – Macworld UK

Monday, October 13, 2014

Apple unveiled a new cheaper iMac on 18 June, but that wasn’t the update we’d been waiting for. Rumour has it that bigger update is just around the corner, and could introduce the first Retina iMac. Here, we bring you the new Retina iMac’s release date rumours, features, specs and price, so you’ll know the latest iMac news. Read on for all of the new iMac rumours. On 18 June…

Could a super iPad and slimmer MacBook Air be on the way? – Sydney Morning Herald

Monday, October 13, 2014

COMMENT The current iPad Mini and iPad Air are said to be expecting a bigger brother. Photo: Bloomberg The next Apple event on Friday could see the introduction of an iPad Super with a screen measuring more than 30 centimetres diagonally, if the latest rumours are to be believed. Take a little salt with that but, if true, it could increase the gloom over Microsoft’s Surface tablet, cut into sales…

MacBook Air 2014 with Retina Display purported design and features: What … – ChristianToday

Monday, October 13, 2014

After the launching of Apple’s latest offerings, including the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch at the Apple Keynote Conference Launch last September, the company has once again brought on the latest speculations for upcoming gadgets such as the slimmer MacBook Air with Retina display that may come out this 2014. Speculations have highlighted the possibility of the new MacBook Air launching this year, with…

Hands-on: Lenovo’s Yoga 3 Pro excels as a laptop but is heavy as a tablet – PCWorld

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Lenovo has done its best to perfect the convertible PC with the Yoga 3 Pro, but has still ended up with a light laptop and a heavy tablet. Maybe it’s me: I have always struggled to understand the point of the convertible category, because it’s very difficult to create a product that’s both a good laptop and a good tablet. The Yoga 3 Pro is a great laptop, but using…