Tag Archives: Apple

Apple iPad Mini with Retina Display

The smaller iPad is back with a better screen and faster processor

Apple patents solar-powered MacBook

Apple today was awarded a patent for a MacBook that would be powered with solar cells (photovoltaics), meaning your laptop could be powered or at least recharged through light. The patent, titled ” Electronic device display module” describes a two-sided display for the lid of a portable computer, such as Apple’s MacBook. The front of […]

Apple MacBook webcam LEDs can be hacked to secretly spy on owners

US academics demonstrate how hardware protection can be overridden to activate the webcam on a MacBook laptop without turning on the activity LED

Apple sued for patent infringement by DSS

Apple has been sued by patent company DSS Technology Management for infringing two patents relating to the use of wireless peripheral devices, parent company Document Security Systems said Wednesday. DSS has accused Apple’s products including its iMac, Mac mini, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, iPod nano and the forthcoming Mac Pro of infringing one or more […]

Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display

Apple’s latest MacBook Pro now comes with a beautiful Retina display and a Haswell CPU

Apple 15-inch Macbook Pro with Retina Display

The price is astronomical, but Apple’s new Haswell update brings even more power to its flagship laptop

Apple releases firmware fixes for MacBook Pro Retina (2013) keyboard issues

non-responsive touchpad and keyboards, hampered performance on Nvidia models and OS X mail not working with Gmail accounts should now be fixed

Taiwan protests Apple maps that show island as province of China

Taiwan is demanding Apple revise its mapping software and remove a label that describes the island as a province of China, rather than as a sovereign state. Taiwan’s foreign ministry made the complaint to Apple, said an official on Wednesday. “The maps don’t acknowledge Taiwan as its own nation. We voiced our disapproval, and hope […]

Apple cuts MacBook Pro prices up to 13%

Apple earlier this week cut the prices of its Retina MacBook Pro laptops by as much as 13%, move one retail analyst said was driven in part by increased competition from higher-end Windows systems. On Tuesday, Apple refreshed its MacBook Pro line, reconfiguring the laptops with the latest Core i5 and Core i7 processors based […]

New MacBook Pro with Retina Display and Mac Pro price in UK: How much are the new Apple Macs going to cost?

Apple has released the specs and pricing for its new MacBook Pro with Retina Display laptop and Mac Pro desktop. Here is where we bring to you the MacBook Pro with Retina Display and Mac Pro prices in the UK. See:New iPad 5 and iPad mini 2 launch event live. Apple MacBook Pro with Retina […]

Apple cuts prices on Macs, takes a jab at PCs

Apple on Tuesday introduced new versions of the MacBook Pro laptops and cut prices, but not before taking a jab at PC makers. The company’s MacBook Pro with Retina Display and 13-inch screen starts at US$1,299, which is $200 cheaper than the previous model. The 15-inch model will start at $1,999, while the previous-generation laptop […]

Apple will webcast iPad event today to everyone

Apple will webcast its San Francisco event today, where the company is expected to reveal refreshed tablets, including an iPad Mini with a higher-resolution Retina-quality screen. The webcast, which Apple announced on its website, will begin at 10 a.m. PT. (1 p.m. ET). Earlier today, several Apple-centric blogs, including MacRumors, noted that the event would […]

Apple launches OS X Mavericks for free, today

Apple has announced its OS X Mavericks update for Macs is available for free and downloadable today. The firm made the announcement at its special event in San Francisco today. In something of a surprise the new version of the operating system, 10.9 to be exact, is a totally free upgrade for OS X users. […]

Apple hires CEO of Burberry to run retail operations

Apple is hiring Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts to lead its retail business, choosing someone from a fashion brand rather than from a consumer electronics retail chain. Ahrendts will be joining Apple in a newly created position as senior vice president of retail and online stores. She will be a member of the executive team, reporting […]

2014 Apple line-up to include 12in Retina MacBook and budget iMac, according to analysts

Apple could be introducing a range of new product lines, along with new SKUs for existing models in 2014, according to a new analyst report

Apple plunges to No. 79 on Forbes innovative companies ranking

Apple’s innovation problems were highlighted today when Forbes published its 2013 list of the world’s most innovative companies and ranked Apple at No. 79.        

Apple’s iPad tablet shipments shrink as Android takes the global lead

Apple ‘falters’ in worldwide tablet battle as low-cost Android devices prove incredibly popular

Apple’s profit drops 22 percent as iPad sales slow

Apple reported a drop in profits on roughly flat revenue for the April to June quarter, though the results were ahead of analysts’ expectations, providing something of a silver lining for the company.        

Apple MacBook Air 11in (Mid-2013) review: ultraportable laptop that still sets the standard

The 11-inch version of the MacBook Air provides a welcome improvement in battery life, as well as performance that bodes very well for the forthcoming generation of Haswell-based laptops. Read our Apple MacBook Air 11in (Mid-2013) review to find out more.        

Apple 11-inch MacBook Air

Is this year’s model still the ultimate ultra-portable laptop?

Apple Back to School Sale 2013 – Get Reduced Pricing on a Mac and Free $100 Gift Card

Apple just announced  what their back to school 2013 promotion offer and this year is similar to last, you get reduced pricing on any Mac purchase and a free $100 iTunes gift card.  In addition to that, if you purchase an iPad or an iPhone you get a Free $50 iTunes gift card.   A Mac […]

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

Lenovo and Apple grew as bottom fell out of PC market in Western Europe

PC shipments in Western Europe declined by 20.5 percent during the first quarter: The only vendors to see shipments grow were Lenovo and Apple, which returned to the top five.        

Apple iPad Mini

UPDATED with iOS 6.1 details – Does the iPad Mini fill a gap between the iPhone and iPad?

Move over, Apple: Toshiba Kirabook gives Windows its first Retina rival

Thanks to Toshiba, Windows finally has a laptop with a high-resolution display to rival Apple’s vaunted Retina-sporting MacBooks.