Macbook

  • Apple announce a new 12” Gold MacBook with Retina

    Apple have just announced a band new MacBook which comes in three colours.. GOLD and space grey and silver. The lightest mac ever made, it’s just 13.1mm compared to 17.3 (or 24%) thinner. The keyboard now runs from edge-to-edge and Apple have redesigned a new key design that has...
  • Here’s what 2,700 Macbook Airs look like

    The Macbook Air is a seriously impressive bit of hardware, after all it’s my laptop of choice. Apparently a university in Kentucky agrees. Until now you hadn’t seen what 2,700 Macbook Airs look like, well now you have thanks to Flickr user donfogle63 who posted a gallery of them...
  • Is Apple planning to manufacture a ‘convertible’ MacBook?

    It isn’t exactly a secret that Apple have had seemingly little interest in manufacturing and marketing a notebook or desktop with a display assembly that– out-of-the-box — accepts touch input. However, a patent application submitted by Apple which was approved by the US Patent & Trademark Office recently says otherwise....
  • Apple updates 13” Macbook Pro with Retina display

    At Apple’s event this morning, they also took some time to focus on Mac. There’s a brand new Macbook Pro with Retina display. There’s not too much different here when compared to the 15” model, it’s basically 3” smaller and US$500 cheaper. It’s 20% thinner than the previous Macbook...
  • New MacBook Air has higher res than MacBook Pro

    Overnight Apple made a number of new releases, one of the more interesting is the release of a new MacBook Air. The new faster MacBook Air now features Core i5 processors, solid state drives and Thunderbolt connectors. The 11-inch model starts at a new low price of A$1,099 with...
  • New Macbook Air vs Macbook Pro

    While Steve Jobs spent a considerable amount of this morning’s press conference talking iLife 11, the most interesting addition is the new MacBook Air. Now available in 11 and 13” versions, there’s been some questions raised about the validity of continuing to carry around the extra weight of a...
  • Where are the updated Macbooks ?

      While Apple usually manages to get the latest processor chips in products and to market before other manufacturers, they’ve really missed the ball on Intel’s new 2010 line of Core i3, i5 and i7 processors. Consumers have been expecting them for months now, the Apple event in January...
  • Bootcamp 3.1 drivers kick ass !!

    Whilst only a mild .1 update, Apple’s latest Bootcamp drivers make a massive difference to your Windows on Mac hardware experience. One of my biggest issues with my Macbook was the screen brightness could only be dropped to around half of what it was in Snow Leopard. Not only...