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Is the MacBook Air Good for Students? – Laptop Mag

Saturday, March 18, 2017

The MacBook Air is definitely a laptop that’s long in the tooth. Apple hasn’t introduced a new model in two years, and it killed off the 11-inch Air in 2016. The company could phase out the  13-inch laptop in the not-too-distant future in favor of the thinner and more expensive 12-inch MacBook. However, as long as the MacBook Air remains available, it’s a worthwhile choice for high school and college students….

The Secret Service’s stolen laptop is a reminder to us all to secure devices – MarketWatch

Saturday, March 18, 2017

A laptop belonging to a Secret Service agent was stolen on Thursday reportedly exposing details about Donald Trump, the Trump Tower, and an investigation into Hillary Clinton’s emails, according to ABC News. The laptop was stolen from a female agent’s vehicle in New York City during a break-in. Police are monitoring video evidence and “expect to quickly identify the suspect,”…

MacBook Pro 2017 latest rumours – UK release date, price, features, specifications – coming this year, but don’t … – Macworld UK

Saturday, March 18, 2017

When will Apple release the new MacBook Pro for 2017? And what UK prices, tech specs and new features should we expect from the new MacBook Pro 2017? New MacBook Pro models were released in October 2016, but we’re already looking ahead to the next update of the MacBook Pro for 2017. In this article we round up and analyse all the rumours related to the new MacBook Pro 2017 – its…

Apple Loop: New iPhone 8 Leak Reveals Cancelled Designs, MacBook Pro’s Sneaky Price Cut – Forbes

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes iPhone 8 leaks and a lack of new technology, the high price of the new iPhone, the sneaky MacBook Pro price cut, details on the new iPad, the AirPods health focused future, price fixing in Russia, the challenge from the Galaxy S8, and running Windows XP on your iPhone. Apple Loop is here to…

The Secret Service’s stolen laptop is a reminder to us all to secure devices – MarketWatch

Saturday, March 18, 2017

A laptop belonging to a Secret Service agent was stolen on Thursday reportedly exposing details about Donald Trump, the Trump Tower, and an investigation into Hillary Clinton’s emails, according to ABC News. The laptop was stolen from a female agent’s vehicle in New York City during a break-in. Police are monitoring video evidence and “expect to quickly identify the suspect,”…

MacBook Pro 2017 latest rumours – UK release date, price, features, specifications – coming this year, but don’t … – Macworld UK

Saturday, March 18, 2017

When will Apple release the new MacBook Pro for 2017? And what UK prices, tech specs and new features should we expect from the new MacBook Pro 2017? New MacBook Pro models were released in October 2016, but we’re already looking ahead to the next update of the MacBook Pro for 2017. In this article we round up and analyse all the rumours related to the new MacBook Pro 2017 – its…

MacBook Pro 2017 latest rumours – UK release date, price, features, specifications – coming this year, but don’t … – Macworld UK

Friday, March 17, 2017

When will Apple release the new MacBook Pro for 2017? And what UK prices, tech specs and new features should we expect from the new MacBook Pro 2017? New MacBook Pro models were released in October 2016, but we’re already looking ahead to the next update of the MacBook Pro for 2017. In this article we round up and analyse all the rumours related to the new MacBook Pro 2017 – its…

MacBook Pro Touch Bar: cool effects, worryingly easy to hack – BGR

Friday, March 17, 2017

Every year, skilled coders at the annual Pwn2Own hacking conference get to work and remind us that no piece of software is impervious from targeted attacks. Last year, for example, hackers at the conference managed to exploit all four major web browsers, including Safari, Firefox, IE, and Google Chrome. This year at the 10th anniversary of the Pwn2Own competition, hackers managed to exploit a security hole in Safari and take over the…

Pour One out for the MacBook Air: Apple’s Workhorse for Photographers Left for Dead – Fstoppers

Friday, March 17, 2017

Apple’s MacBook Air isn’t long for this world. When Apple announced its new lineup of MacBook Pros in October, absent from the update party was the MacBook Air. In fact, Apple quietly removed the 11-inch model from the website around the same time, leaving only the 13 inch to soldier on for the time being. It’s not a good sign for photographers invested in the Apple ecosystem (that’s a lot of us)…

Pour One out for the MacBook Air: Apple’s Workhorse for Photographers Left for Dead – Fstoppers

Friday, March 17, 2017

Apple’s MacBook Air isn’t long for this world. When Apple announced its new lineup of MacBook Pros in October, absent from the update party was the MacBook Air. In fact, Apple quietly removed the 11-inch model from the website around the same time, leaving only the 13 inch to soldier on for the time being. It’s not a good sign for photographers invested in the Apple ecosystem (that’s a lot of us)…

Pour One out for the MacBook Air: Apple’s Workhorse for Photographers Left for Dead – Fstoppers

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Apple’s MacBook Air isn’t long for this world. When Apple announced its new lineup of MacBook Pros in October, absent from the update party was the MacBook Air. In fact, Apple quietly removed the 11-inch model from the website around the same time, leaving only the 13 inch to soldier on for the time being. It’s not a good sign for photographers invested in the Apple ecosystem (that’s a lot of us)…

Microsoft’s Surface Book 2 could be a regular laptop and arrive next month – The Verge

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Microsoft surprised everyone with its unveiling of the Surface Book laptop with a detachable display, but the software maker might not bring this tablet feature to its Surface Book 2. DigiTimes reports that Microsoft’s new Surface Book has entered mass production and could be unveiled by the end of the month or April. The timing is hardly surprising given persistent rumors about the Surface Book successor over the past year,…

Asus 15-inch Laptop with 256GB SSD Now Just $539 – Laptop Mag

Thursday, March 16, 2017

The Asus F556UA is an attractive notebook with a respectable spec sheet that includes a 1080p display and a generous 256GB SSD. Although it normally sells for $599, Amazon has temporarily slashed its price to $539.99. Design-wise, the 15.6-inch F556UA resembles a MacBook Pro with its simple, but modern look. It’s finished in what Asus calls an icicle-gold metallic frame, which gives the notebook an extra layer of…

Pour One out for the MacBook Air: Apple’s Workhorse for Photographers Left for Dead – Fstoppers

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Apple’s MacBook Air isn’t long for this world. When Apple announced its new lineup of MacBook Pros in October, absent from the update party was the MacBook Air. In fact, Apple quietly removed the 11-inch model from the website around the same time, leaving only the 13 inch to soldier on for the time being. It’s not a good sign for photographers invested in the Apple ecosystem (that’s a lot of us)…

Microsoft’s Surface Book 2 could be a regular laptop and arrive next month – The Verge

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Microsoft surprised everyone with its unveiling of the Surface Book laptop with a detachable display, but the software maker might not bring this tablet feature to its Surface Book 2. DigiTimes reports that Microsoft’s new Surface Book has entered mass production and could be unveiled by the end of the month or April. The timing is hardly surprising given persistent rumors about the Surface Book successor over the past year,…

2 ways to keep your MacBook from falling asleep – CNET – CNET

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

MacOS lets you set a time for how long your MacBook‘s display stays on during a period of inactivity before it shuts off to reduce energy usage and increase battery life. You’ll find a slider that goes from 1 minute to Never in the Energy Saver panel of System Preferences. There’s a slider for when you are running on battery power and another for when you are using the power…

2 ways to keep your MacBook from falling asleep – CNET

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

MacOS lets you set a time for how long your MacBook‘s display stays on during a period of inactivity before it shuts off to reduce energy usage and increase battery life. You’ll find a slider that goes from 1 minute to Never in the Energy Saver panel of System Preferences. There’s a slider for when you are running on battery power and another for when you are using the power…

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

Monday, March 13, 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…

Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 (2017) Vs. 12-inch MacBook (2016): Smackdown Review – Forbes

Monday, March 13, 2017

Brooke Crothers 12-inch MacBook (top) and Dell XPS 13 2-in-1. Dell has hit a sweet spot with its new XPS 13 2-in-1. That sweet spot is right smack between a 12-inch MacBook and 13-inch MacBook Pro. And slotting (size) in below the standard XPS 13 (see photos at bottom). What follows is a brief look at 4 key metrics comparing the XPS 13 2-in-1 with the latest 12-inch MacBook. Let…

MacBook Pro 2017 UPDATED Features, Specs & Rumors: Kaby Lake, Retina 2.0, 32 GB RAM & More – Droid Report

Monday, March 13, 2017

Apple has created a lot of buzz among the fans last year when they unveiled the new touch-bar feature to the MacBook Pro 2016. Now the Cupertino-based is expected to launch the edition of its famous MacBook series i.e. MacBook Pro 2017 edition this. Apple seems intent on ensuring that the upcoming MacBook Pro 2017 would feature the best and latest processor that Intel has to offer, according…