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Apple Patents Using USB Ports As Air Vents For Cooling

Apple Patents Using USB Ports As Air Vents For Cooling

AppleInsider found four cooling-related patents by Apple that might be used in future MacBooks in order to better keep temperatures from getting absurd as performance increases. The most interesting is the one that uses USB/Firewire ports as vents.

Firewire 400/800 Converters. Going Cheap(er)

Firewire 400/800 Converters. Going Cheap(er)

When Apple updated its MacBook Pros and dropped support for Firewire 400 ports, the company conveniently (for them) ignored the fact that many creatives, especially camcorder users, were left high and dry.