Next generation Macs delayed due to defective Sandybridge parts

The next generation of Macs, particularly the MacBook and iMac are set to receive the newest line of Intel CPUs and chipsets dubbed Sandybridge. The new CPU architecture would bring increased power efficiency and faster clock speeds to any Macs that utilize Intel’s Core i5 and i7 CPUs. Intel’s recall of Sandybridge parts could delays Read more…

Apple releases iOS 4.2.6 for the Verizon iPhone

February 10th but Apple is already making preparations. Today iOS 4.2.6 for iPhone 3,3 was released. The build number is 8E200. The newest iOS update is available for direct download from Apple but doesn’t carry any new features. Read more…

White iPhone could be delayed by camera issues says Wozniak

The white iPhone 4 has a spotty history. Announced alongside its black counterpart at WWDC 2010, the white iPhone never made it to retail channels. Plagued by delays a third party market sprang up over night offering users a conversion kit to swap the black glass with white. While evidence pinpoints to a coming launch, Read more…

More iPad 2 specifics: thinner, anti-reflective screen, RAM boost

The iPad 2 is coming soon and is likely to be announced this coming March. Whether the name iPad 2 will be used or if Apple will change it remains to be seen. But more details are emerging about the next generation device, the latest being more information about the screen. There has been much Read more…

XServe replacement being released by Active Storage?

XServe replacement being released by Active Storage?
The Xserve is being discontinued in just a few days which has generated a considerable amount of outcry from the community as Apple would leave a massive hole in its server line. To pick up the slack, enterprise users would have to rely on the Mac Pro or Mac Mini running the server version of Read more…

Newest iTunes release supports a CDMA iPhone

The iPhone is coming to Verizon January 10th with pre-orders happening a week before. To prepare for the iPhone 4′s debut as a CDMA phone, Apple has released an updated version of iTunes to sync and connect to the phone. The updated version of iTunes (10.1.2) which appeared yesterday will be needed to activate or Read more…

SD support on iPad 2 no more than a rumor

SD support on iPad 2 no more than a rumor
Rumors have been swirling about what will and won’t be included in the iPad 2. One of the earliest rumors was SD support which was supported by cases leaked from third party manufacturers in China. The addition of an SD slot would have obsoleted the camera connection kit as iPad users could have transferred data Read more…

Current supply of MacBook Pros running dry, new model expected soon

Are you thinking of buying a new MacBook Pro? You may want to wait. MacRumors points to evidence from resellers that their stocks of 15 and 17-inch MacBook Pros are running low. Amazon reports a 1 to 2 month delay on 17-inch MacBook Pros while Apple retains a shipping status of “within 24 hours.” Low Read more…

Verizon iPhone voice plans to start at $39.99

New details are trickling in about the Verizon iPhone and AppleInsider has concrete info on monthly pricing for voice plans. We reported that Verizon would be bringing its personal hotspot plan to the iPhone unchanged. This will give users 2GB a month at $20 and another $20 per GB over. But what about voice? While Read more…

Reminder: Verizon iPhone pre-orders start February 3rd at 3AM EST

For those wanting to pre-order the Verizon iPhone 4, we have some news for you. Mac Rumors received an email from Verizon that reveals some important pre-order information. While February 3rd — a full week before launch — was announced as the official pre-order date, it was unclear what time the ordering process opened and Read more…