RUMOR: Apple could hold a “Macbook Event” on Oct 14th

RUMOR: Apple could hold a "Macbook Event" on Oct 14th
This is an artists rendering of a possible Macbook Pro redesign. Those of you that just can’t wait for a Macbook line refresh may get it sooner rather than later according to John Gruber of Daring Fireball. According to his sources we could be seeing a Macbook Event on Oct. 14th. Apple has recently warned Read more…

Rumormill churning out new material – claims Apple will update almost everything in Sept.

Rumormill churning out new material - claims Apple will update almost everything in Sept.
The rumor mill is starting to get its wheels spinning as the month of September rolls on closer. Now there is word circulating that Apple letting select retailers know that they should hold off before placing orders for Mac Minis, Macbook Pros, and Cinema Displays. First, it should be mentioned that rumors for almost EVERY Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily 326 – Predictions for 2008-2009

podcast sponsor link:Click Here to check out Blogflux Groups! Today’s Show: Predictions for 2008-2009 You can subscribe via iTunes, or by RSS feed, or… you can listen to the episode right here: right here In addition to that, you can also download the Apple Gazette Daily Widget and listen to every episode of the show Read more…

Apple reports highest Mac Sales EVER

Apple reports highest Mac Sales EVER
Apple just issued the press release for their 3rd Quarter Financial results, and things couldn’t be going any better for Macs. Revenue is up 38% year-over-year, and Mac Sales are at an all time high. Apple shipped 2,496,000 Macs during the quarter, representing 41% growth from the previous year. That’s absolutely amazing. Full press release Read more…

When Macbook Pro Laser Etching goes bad…

I got an email while on vacation from a Twitter friend who sent some sad and disturbing pics of what happened to his Macbook Pro. He refers to his experience as “brutal and embarrassing” and after looking at what was done to his machine I can see why. Kevin (his name is Kevin), decided to Read more…

RFR: My Macbook won’t boot into OS X

Quick question to all of you who are smarter than me… I recently used Boot Camp to put Windows on my Mac. Terrible idea. After trying to get Windows to find my Mighty Mouse, and my external monitor for 30 minutes or so, I gave up, booted back into OS X and deleted the Windows Read more…

Apple releases Safari and Macbook Pro EFI updates

Apple posted an update to Safari late yesterday that patches several vulnerabilities on both the Windows and Mac versions of the browser. Apple also issued a Macbook Pro EFI Firmware Update that will apparently fix several issue to improve stability of the machine. As always Apple is kind of light on the details here, but Read more…

Amazingly detailed Macbook Pro laser etching

This has to be one of the most impressive laser etchings I’ve ever seen. It’s incredibly detailed and layered. Apparently the image is from World of Warcraft. Very, very cool stuff. You can find out more about the people that did it right here. Higher-Rez images are available at Flickr. Read more…

Why are there so many Macbook problems lately?

It appears as though at least some of the latest Apple Macbooks are suffering from graphical issues according to reports on Apple’s discussion forum. Both the Macbook and the Macbook Pro are said to be suffering from instances of “visual corruption” in which text duplicates, documents fail to scroll, and animations and videos flicker annoyingly. Read more…

The Joy of a Macbook Pro and an External Display

The Macbook Pro is working well so far, and along with its delivery yesterday, I also received another box…this one from Dell. Inside was a 24 inch widescreen LCD display. As you can tell, by the horrible picture above (taken with my iPhone) that’s a lot of screen real estate. I have never had a Read more…