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Apple MacBook Pro, MacBook Air Haswell refresh expected at WWDC

Intel’s latest fourth-generation Core processors will give us thinner and faster MacBook Pro and MacBook Air laptops

New Apple 11.6” MacBook Air on Sale for $799 at Best Buy

Here’s the best deal we’ve ever seen on the MacBook Air, you can get the 11.6” newest version with the 64GB SSD for only $799 at Best Buy right now, either in store or online.  The deal lasts for two days.  In addition to the 64GB model with 4GB of RAM, you can get the […]

EPEAT finds thin laptops, including Macbook Air, meet its standard

An investigation of ultrathin laptops, including Apple’s latest Macbook Air, has found they do conform to the EPEAT (Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool) environmental standard. The investigation, which covered five laptops made by four companies, was started after Apple said in July it was withdrawing from the voluntary certification then reversed its position after an […]

Apple MacBook Air 13in (Mid-2012) review

The Apple MacBook Air is the original ultrabook, only made right. We look up this year’s revised 13in model, now featuring the latest Ivy Bridge processor and various small but significant improvements.

MacBook Air continues to dominate Ultrabook market, while competition awaits Windows 8

Apple’s MacBook Air is set to take 39% o the slim notebook market in 2012, but will slip to 28% i 2013 as ultrabook sales rise.

FixYa outs top user gripes about Ultrabooks and the MacBook Air

If you’re thinking about picking up a sleek, thin Ultrabook or MacBook Air, you may want to check out FixYa’s September 2012 Ultrabook Report, first. The new report reveals the biggest problems users experience with the MacBook Air and six popular Ultrabooks, including the Asus Zenbook Prime, Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon, and Vizio Thin Light.

Ultrathin teardown! Asus ultrabook vs MacBook Air

Are Windows-based Ultrabooks built to the same engineering and manufacturing standards as Apple’s now-legendary MacBook Air? We removed the shells from both an ultrathin Asus Zenbook Ultrabook and an Air to find out.

Ultrabooks disappoint in 2012, MacBook Air is king

Intel’s 2012 ultrabook prediction fails to materialise (except for Apple’s MacBook Air) but 20m expected next year.

Lenovo ThinkPad Carbon X1 Vs. Apple MacBook Air 13” Comparison (Video)

Two of the hottest Ultrabooks on the market right now, the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon and Apple MacBook Air 2012, happened to be in my hands at the same time, so a comparison was irresistible.  What better medium than to use video to do that: Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Vs Apple MacBook Air 13” (2012) […]

Apple MacBook Air 13” $999 at Best Buy this Week (Student Deal)

Best Buy is offering $100 off the 2012 edition of the 13” Apple MacBook Air this week on top of the already $100 off sale price of $1,099 so after the discount the total comes to $999 for a MacBook Air with Intel Core i5 processor, 4GB of memory and 128GB SSD.  Here’s a link […]

Apple releases MacBook Air and MacBook Pro Update 1.0

If you’re sitting in front of your brand-spankin’ new MacBook Air or MacBook Pro (or standing, which seems to be the trend nowadays), you might want to take a break after reading this and run Software Update. Apple has released the MacBook Air and MacBook Pro Update 1.0.

Apple MacBook Air Vs. Lenovo ThinkPad X230 Comparison Video

First of all let me state we’re not here to declare a winner or do quite as in depth a writeup as the ThinkPad X220 and Apple MacBook Air comparison that was done last year by Zaz.  However, having both the new ThinkPad X230 and 2012 MacBook Air on hand we couldn’t resist shooting some […]

Apple 13-inch MacBook Air (2012)

Intel Ivy Bridge processors and faster storage give the MacBook Air a welcome performance boost

Ultrabook makers facing lawsuit threats over MacBook Air design similarities

Ultrabook makers are “facing threats from Apple” and its MacBook Air design patents, according to reports.

Ultrabook makers facing lawsuit threats over MacBook Air design similarities

Ultrabook makers are “facing threats from Apple” and its MacBook Air design patents, according to reports.

Apple MacBook Air 11in (Mid-2012) review

The tiny Apple MacBook Air 11in (Mid-2012) benefits enormously from faster ports and a faster, leaner processor.

Henge Docks 13-inch MacBook Air Dock Laptop Review

A neat space-saving dock for you MacBook.

Apple 11-inch MacBook Air (2012)

The laptop that spawned a hundred Ultrabook imitators is back, and it’s better than ever

Vizio’s Ultrabook PCs: Real MacBook Air Rivals, at Last?

Five months ago, Vizio impressed us with a line of slick new laptops–the first PCs by the company known best for its televisions. Now, Vizio is taking pre-orders on its “Thin Light” Ultrabook PCs, which will ship by the end of the summer.

Lab Tests: Processor, graphics boosts improve MacBook Air performance

The MacBook Air models rolled out as part of this week’s complete overhaul to Apple’s laptop line include next-generation Intel processors, faster integrated graphics, and USB 3.0 connectivity. And the latest models show a marked increase in performance, according to Macworld Lab’s tests.

Apple MacBook Air 13-inch 2012 Laptop Review

Even without a Retina Display, the new MacBook Air is worth considering.

Apple’s MacBook Air price cuts make it tougher on Windows ultrabook makers

Apple did something very unusual at WWDC on Monday: It dropped the price of three of the four models in its signature MacBook Air line by $100.

MacBook Air gets new processors, adds USB 3.0

Apple has introduced new Macbook Air models at Monday morning’s WWDC keynote.

Apple Updates MacBook Air Line for 2012, $100 Cheaper than Last Year

Apple today announced and released updated MacBook Air laptops for 2012.  The MacBook Air will now come equipped with Intel’s Ivy Bridge line of processors that offer both better performance and still the same battery life as last years.  There will still be both an 11” and 13” model of the MacBook Air and you […]

Apple MacBook "Air Pro" hybrid planned

Analyst claims the MacBook Pro 17in is for the chop