Axiotron Modbook now shipping

If you’re like me, when you first heard about Axiotron’s Modbook you couldn’t wait to try it out. Unfortunately, the project has been riddled with delays, and now, just two weeks before Macworld 2008, the product is finally ready to ship. The only problem is that there is heavy speculation that the Macbook itself is […]

Apple test 10.5.2, releases Macbook updates

If you’ve been having trouble with your Macbook or Macbook Pro keyboard, Apple has finally fixed the problem, and you can download the update via Software Update on your Mac right now. Apple has also sent 10.5.2 out to testers. It will not have a tremendous amount of new features, but should have some serious […]

Rumor Rant: It’s a Macbook – NOT a sub-notebook

I’m not a psychic, and I don’t have any inside information. I can’t tell you for sure what’s going to happen at Macworld anymore than anyone else can…but I have a strong gut feeling that all these sub-notebook rumors are off. Sure, it gets people going to the rumor sites. Sure, it gets people excited […]

Kansas City public school hand out Macbooks for students

The Kansas City Public School system will be distributing 5,000 Macbooks to high school students as part of their one-to-one computing initiative. Earlier this year the school board voted to lease the Macbook for students, and later modified the initiative to allow the students to “check out” the computer for use at home. This is […]

Apple quietly updates Macbook and Macbook Pros

Well, color me surprised, the Macbook line has been quietly updated with no aesthetic changes. Today Apple began selling new Macbooks that share the same Santa Rosa-based architecture as their professional cousins. Macbook Pros will now come with the option to upgrade to a 2.6GHz Core 2 Duo chip as well. If you were holding […]

Apple’s Portable Marketshare still Rising…

It’s a great time to be an Apple user. Leopard is just around the corner, the iPhone is still buzzing the industry, and we’re on the verge of a slew of new iPod-related goodness at the next Apple media event. On the hardware front, things are looking extremely well too. More people are switching then […]