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You've Been Wrapping Your MacBook Charger Wrong This Whole Time

Did you know there’s a right and a wrong way to wrap your MacBook charger? Curl it up in a ball, and eventually it will break. But wrap it like you see in the picture above, and it’s going to last a whole lot longer.


Today's Apple iPad Event In 12 GIFs

Today, Apple presented to the world its new iPad Air and iPad mini, along with details about OS X Mavericks, updated MacBook Pros and the Mac Pro. But why waste breath talking about all that when we can just enjoy it in series endless loops instead?


Is There A 12-Inch Retina MacBook In The Pipeline?

Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities has released predictions about Apple’s future laptop plans. Most notably he is forecasting that a 12-inch MacBook with a retina display will be announced in mid-2014, and that it will have a redesigned clamshell that is thinner and lighter than the current MacBook Airs.


Leave-In Compact SD Cards Boost Your MacBook's Storage Capacity

The MacBook Air’s incredibly thin form factor is made possible largely in part by its use of a solid-state drive — or SSD — instead of a more traditional and thicker hard drive with moving parts. The downside is that SSDs are still considerably smaller in capacity than traditional hard drives, but PNY now has an easy way to boost your MBA’s storage by taking advantage of the laptop’s integrated SD card slot.


A Wonderful Lunatic Turned A MacBook Air Into A Badass Gaming Rig

The MacBook Air is an incredible laptop for many reasons, none of those being “good for gaming”. But this geek hero just straight up refused to accept the limitations of the 11-inch MacBook Air, and made it hum like a gaming laptop — with the help of a little creativity.


Is Your New MacBook Air's Wi-Fi Crappy?

According to reports from Apple employees and the assorted hordes of the internet, we’re not the only ones having trouble with the Wi-Fi on the new MacBook Air. So, are we just holding it wrong, or have Ives and Co made a little whoopsie?


MacBook Cheat Sheet

Anyone looking for a full breakdown and comparison of the entire MacBook line-up: I’ve put together a pretty comprehensive comparison between every model, every option, specs, etc. with information from Apple and around the internet.


MacBook Air 2013 Teardown: So Much Battery

12 hours of battery life on the 2013 MacBook Air is simply ridiculous (though it’s also sort of ridiculous that it’s ridiculous). iFixit’s task force took apart this year’s MBA, which is pretty identical to last year’s MBA, to see what’s new and how it can squeeze so much juice.


The New MacBook Air Comes With Intel's Awesome New Processor

Today’s golden children may be iOS 7 and all things software, but that doesn’t mean the actual machines running that software are being tossed to the wayside. Confirming recent rumours and stock shortages, we are officially seeing Apple’s super skinny MacBook Air get a much-deserved refresh.


Report: Apple Almost Certainly Has New MacBook Airs To Show At WWDC

Compounding previous reports of global stock shortages of Apple’s slim-line MacBook Airs, plus the rumoured product numbers we saw the other day, now some leaked pricing supposedly points directly to a new MacBook Airs. 9to5Mac reports that it managed to get a sneaky peek at the pricing for the previously leaked SKUs, which confirms that they are indeed for four new MacBook Airs in a pair of spec levels for the two screen sizes, 11 inches and 13 inches.