Category Archives: MacBook

Apple to update the Mac line

Current rumors are saying that almost the entire Mac lineup will be getting an update, to be announced at the WWDC keynote next week.

Its been a while since the keynote has focused on the Mac systems. Usually focusing on the iOS devices, this will be a nice change and a needed overhaul for the ailing Mac Pro.


New Ultra-Thin Retina Macbook Pros to Launch at WWDC | MacTrast

New Ultra-Thin Retina Macbook Pros to Launch at WWDC | MacTrast.

Really looking forward to seeing what is coming out of the Big Apple this year! Things are looking up.


Microsoft issues the third update for Office of Mac 2008 and 2011

This update fixes extremely important issues and also helps improve security. It includes fixes for vulnerabilities that an attacker can use to overwrite the contents of your computer’s memory with malicious code.

 

It is available via software update or the website.


Apple releases OS X update 10.7.4

The 10.7.4 update is recommended for all OS X Lion users and includes general operating system fixes that improve the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac including fixes that:

  • Resolve an issue where the “Reopen windows when logging back in” setting is always enabled
  • Improve compatibility with certain British third-party USB keyboards
  • Address an issue that may prevent files from being saved to a server
  • Improve the reliability of copying files to an SMB server

For detailed information on this update, please visit this website: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5167. For information on the security content of this update, please visit: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222.


Report: New MacBook Pros, iMacs, and OS X Mountain Lion to Launch in Mid-to-Late July | MacTrast

Report: New MacBook Pros, iMacs, and OS X Mountain Lion to Launch in Mid-to-Late July | MacTrast.

Can’t wait to see what they have in store! I will be upgrading to ML for sure.  Want to see the upgrade to the MacBook Pro.


MacBook Air for $799

According to reports from DigiTimes, we could see a sub-$800 MacBook Air later this year.

Citing “sources from the upstream supply chain,” DigiTimes says that a low priced MacBook Air could put the pinch on rival ultrabooks, especially if Intel is unable to match their average selling price down to their goal of $699. A $799 machine from Apple could also keep competition from becoming more standardized.


The Case For A MacBook Pro Without An Optical Drive | Cult of Mac

The Case For A MacBook Pro Without An Optical Drive | Cult of Mac.

They speak the truth.