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Matrox Thunderbolt dock turns MacBooks into desktops for $249

06/03/2012, 07:14:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Matrox on Sunday unveiled its new DS1 Thunderbolt docking station, which allows users to add multiple peripherals like an HDMI display, a full-size keyboard and a mouse to a Thunderbolt-equipped Mac or PC for $249.

Orange exec says developing markets can't sustain 'gas guzzlers' iOS, Android, Windows Phone

05/25/2012, 05:24:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Vice President of Devices Yves Maitre of European mobile operator Orange likened the iPhone, Android handsets and Windows Phones to fuel-inefficient cars, saying that the "gas guzzlers" aren't good choices for developing markets the carrier plans to enter.

Apple defends iPad in Australia, claims '4G' branding is correct

04/19/2012, 05:42:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Apple filed a defense in Australia's federal court this week rebutting allegations that the company intentionally misled consumers, adding that the new iPad's "4G" label is technically correct despite a lack of compatibility with the country's existing "4G" networks.

Apple to launch new iPad in South Korea & 11 other countries on Friday

04/16/2012, 08:49:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple will launch its new third-generation iPad in a total of 12 countries this Friday, April 20, while even more countries, including India, will get the new iPad a week later.

Apple releases AirPort Utility 6.0 for Mac borrowing iOS app design

01/30/2012, 06:33:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple has released an update for AirPort Utility that incorporates the greatly simplified user interface that first appeared in the company's iOS app for managing AirPort base stations.

Apple working to adopt 802.11ac 5G Gigabit WiFi this year

01/21/2012, 02:34:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple is expected to rapidly deploy support for the new 802.11ac specification this year, adding so called "Gigabit WiFi" to new AirPort base stations, Time Capsule, Apple TV, notebooks and potentially its mobile devices.

From Thunderbolt to Robots: Apple cast a big shadow over CES 2012

01/13/2012, 04:50:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple didn't need to pay for a booth at the Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show this week to make a big impression; the company's products and technologies were visible everywhere, from third party demos to its competitors' future roadmaps.

CES: Belkin unveils Thunderbolt Express Dock, coming in Sept. for $299

01/09/2012, 12:06:00 PM, Posted By Sam Oliver

Belkin on Monday introduced its new Thunderbolt Express Dock, which will allow users to connect multiple devices to their Mac with one Thunderbolt cable when it arrives in September for $299.

Inside Apple's 2011: Mac hardware and Mac OS X

12/28/2011, 11:42:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

This year, Apple's Mac OS X platform turned ten years old, launched the 10.7 Lion reference release, introduced the Mac App Store and iCloud, and delivered a series of new Macs boasting fast, flexible Thunderbolt connectivity and speedy new Sandy Bridge processors.

iPad disrupting global DRAM market, causing chipmakers to lose billions

11/30/2011, 04:31:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Sales of Apple's iPad tablet computers are crushing the best laid plans of many chip makers, causing a surplus of memory chips after a massive expansion in DRAM factories were built in anticipation of conventional PC growth.

MacBook Air now 28% of Apple's notebook shipments

11/14/2011, 08:51:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple's MacBook Air models now make up 28 percent of the company's notebook shipments, up from just 8 percent in the first half of the year.

Apple issues fix for flickering issue with 24" Cinema Display and Thunderbolt

09/29/2011, 02:59:00 AM, Posted By Josh Ong

Apple has released a firmware update for its 24-inch LED Cinema Display that resolves a flickering issue that occurred when connected to the company's newer Thunderbolt-equipped Macs.

Teardown of Apple's Thunderbolt Display finds same LG panel used in 2009 iMac

09/28/2011, 09:40:00 AM, Posted By Sam Oliver

Apple's newly released Thunderbolt Display sports an LG display with the same model number found in the 27-inch iMac released in 2009, a teardown of the screen has found.

Apple clarifies Thunderbolt Display will not daisy chain Cinema Display

09/16/2011, 02:11:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple has posted a support document describing compatibility between recent Macs and multiple Thunderbolt Displays, and also notes that previous DisplayPort screens will not work when attached to the Thunderbolt port of its new display.

Thunderbolt Displays shipping; Apple knockoff settlement; Apple Experience Center

09/16/2011, 02:40:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Customers report that Apple has begun shipping LED Thunderbolt Displays directly to them. Also, the company has reached a settlement with two New York stores that were allegedly selling knockoff goods and accessories. Finally, students at a top university in China are unhappy with an Apple Experience Center soon to open inside the campus library.

New MacBook Pro firmware supports Thunderbolt Display, Lion Recovery

09/14/2011, 05:47:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple has issued an firmware update for 2011 MacBook Pro models that contains enabling support for the as yet unavailable new Thunderbolt Display and also adds support for Lion Recovery for reinstalling Mac OS X over the Internet.

Apple releases MacBook Air EFI Firmware Update 2.1 with Thunderbolt Display support

09/12/2011, 05:57:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple has issued an firmware update for new MacBook Air models that contains enabling support for the as yet unavailable new Thunderbolt Display.

Apple shipping first Thunderbolt Displays to stores, resellers

09/06/2011, 08:21:00 PM, Posted By Josh Ong

A pair of new reports suggest Apple is shipping its new 27-inch Thunderbolt Display to its retail stores and resellers this week, while individual pre-orders are said to have shipping estimates of Sept. 15.

Apple may add DisplayPort to its new mobile chips for iOS devices

08/16/2011, 03:00:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple has posted a new job listing for a signal integrity and power integrity manager to join its team that builds custom chips for use in future mobile products, asking for experience in working with interface standards including DisplayPort.

New MacBook Air using smaller, cheaper Thunderbolt chip

07/28/2011, 07:20:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

New MacBook Air models use a smaller, cheaper Thunderbolt controller that limits them to using a single external display while consuming less space on the logic board.

Review: Apple's 2011 Thunderbolt 11-inch and 13-inch MacBook Airs

07/27/2011, 08:20:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Last year at its "Back to the Mac" event, Apple launched a revamped pair of 11 and 13 inch MacBook Air models that borrowed hardware details from the iPad. This year, the company's duo of light and thin notebooks get some notable hardware enhancements but also benefit significantly from Mac OS X Lion, which incorporates a variety of iPad software features.

First look: Apple's new 11 and 13 inch Thunderbolt MacBook Air

07/23/2011, 02:00:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple's new Thunderbolt-enhanced, fourth generation MacBook Air models upgrade the company's light and thin notebook category with new high-speed connectivity; faster, more powerful Core i5 and i7 processors; faster RAM; larger SSD options, support for Bluetooth 4.0 and a new backlit keyboard.

Apple's new 27-inch LED display is world’s first Thunderbolt display

07/20/2011, 08:30:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple on Wednesday unveiled the new Apple Thunderbolt Display, the world’s first display with Thunderbolt I/O technology and built-in docking cables for Mac notebooks set to arrive sometime in the next 60 days for $999.

Apple releases new MacBook Airs with Thunderbolt, backlit keyboards

07/20/2011, 08:35:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple on Wednesday launched a refresh to it thin-and-light MacBook Air lineup, equipping the ultraportables with Thunderbolt ports, backlit keyboards and Intel's latest Sandy Bridge processors offering up to twice the performance of their predecessors.

NAND flash prices drop 20% following lackluster demand from Apple, others

06/02/2011, 10:50:00 AM, Posted By Sam Oliver

Contract prices for NAND flash -- the solid-state memory found in devices like the iPhone and iPad -- is said to have fallen "rapidly" in May following lackluster demand from major purchasers like Apple.

Apple unveils new quad-core iMacs with Thunderbolt and FaceTime HD

05/03/2011, 08:35:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple on Tuesday updated its all-in-one line of iMac desktops, adding Intel's powerful new quad-core Sandy Bridge processors, as well as the new high-speed Thunderbolt input/output port.

Brand new iMacs for $1049; iPhone 5 in China by October; jailbreak-less iPhone unlock

04/12/2011, 11:40:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

AppleInsider sponsor MacMall on Tuesday again teamed with eBay to offer readers a killer deal on Apple's 3.06GHz 21.5-inch iMac, selling brand new units for $1,048.99 while supplies last. And one analyst has been told Apple's iPhone 5 is expected to launch in China by October. Finally, hackers have found an iPhone unlock method that apparently does not require a jailbreak and occurs through iTunes.

Killer deal: Mac mini for $599; albums for iPad; Android gets in-app billing

03/30/2011, 12:00:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

AppleInsider sponsor MacMall has again teamed up with eBay to offer serious savings on a Mac mini for just $599. Also, labels and musicians have begun to bring enhanced albums to the iPad, and Google has debuted in-app billing for Android.

Apple rumored to release new iMacs with Sandy Bridge, Thunderbolt by early May

03/22/2011, 01:50:00 PM, Posted By Slash Lane

Apple may release a new line of iMac all-in-one desktop computers by the end of April or the first week of May with Sandy Bridge processors and the new high-speed Thunderbolt port, but no major cosmetic changes, according to a new rumor.

First Look: Apple's early 2011 13- and 15-inch MacBook Pros with Thunderbolt

03/01/2011, 06:00:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple's newly revised early 2011 MacBook Pros carry forward the same unibody construction, but offer Intel Core i5 and i7 Sandy Bridge quad core CPUs, faster RAM, more powerful AMD graphics chips, larger drive options, and the new high speed Thunderbolt interconnect. Here's an illustrated first look ahead of our in-depth reviews.

Intel details Thunderbolt, says Apple has full year head start

02/24/2011, 04:00:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

At a press conference earlier this morning, Intel offered additional information about its new Thunderbolt interconnect technology being pioneered by Apple in its latest batch of MacBook Pros, noting Apple will have a year long head start in deploying the technology.

Apple's new 15- and 17-inch MacBook Pros feature quad-core i7 chips, AMD graphics

02/24/2011, 08:35:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple's new high-end 15-inch and 17-inch MacBook Pros feature the latest quad-core Sandy Bridge Core i7 processors from Intel, as well as AMD Radeon HD graphics and the new high-speed Thunderbolt port.

Apple's new 13-inch MacBook Pros sport dual-core Core i5, i7 chips

02/24/2011, 08:40:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

As expected, Apple on Thursday updated its MacBook Pro family with next generation processors and graphics, high-speed Thunderbolt I/O technology and a new FaceTime HD camera.

Five years of Apple: 2005 iBook to 2010 MacBook Air

12/10/2010, 02:00:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Over the last half decade, Apple has radically changed what $999 can buy, with major advancements in the processor power, efficiency, connectivity, size, weight and quality of its entry level notebook.

Review: Apple's new 11.6-inch and 13.3-inch MacBook Air (Late 2010)

10/30/2010, 07:00:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

At its "Back to the Mac" event, Apple launched a revamped 13-inch MacBook Air and an entirely new 11-inch MacBook Air as products combining the company's MacBook line with lessons learned in iPad development.

Review: Apple's Core i3, i5 & i7 iMacs (mid-2010)

08/05/2010, 01:20:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple's latest iMacs retain the same external design while moving to faster RAM, more capable Core i3, i5 and i7 CPU options, improved graphics performance and an enhanced SD Card slot.

Apple updates iMac line with Intel Core i3, i5 and i7 processors

07/27/2010, 08:40:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple on Tuesday refreshed its all-in-one desktop line of iMacs, bringing Intel's Core i3, Core i5 and Core i7 processors, along with ATI Radeon graphics.

Review: Apple's aluminum Mac mini and Mac mini Server (2010)

07/07/2010, 07:00:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple's newest entry-level Mac recently received a full hardware makeover, with a wider but flatter aluminum unibody shell, integrated power supply, built in HDMI for home theater applications, and a greener more efficient design.

iPhone 4 and iOS vs. Android: hardware features

06/21/2010, 06:00:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

With the fourth generation of Apple's smartphone nearing release later this week, some buyers might be curious about alternatives that use Google's Android OS, including the Motorola Droid, HTC/Google Nexus One, HTC Droid incredible, and HTC EVO 4G. Here's how they compare in terms of hardware, part one of a series.

First look: Apple's new unibody Mac mini

06/18/2010, 04:00:00 PM, Posted By Prince McLean

Apple's new aluminum unibody Mac mini retains its role as the company's low price, compact PC and server while adding HDMI output and support for Secure Digital Extended Capacity flash memory cards with higher speeds and capacities (more than 32GB).

Unibody 2010 Mac mini gets iFixit teardown

06/16/2010, 08:00:00 PM, Posted By Prince McLean

Apple's new 2010 Mac mini is wider (7.7 inches square, just like the existing Apple TV) but significantly thinner (just 1.4 inches thick) and easier to take apart than previous models.

Apple releases redesigned Mac mini with HDMI port starting at $699

06/15/2010, 07:00:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple on Tuesday updated its Mac mini desktop computer, adding an HDMI port for easy connectivity to an HDTV, as well as a built-in SD card slot for grabbing photos and videos from a digital camera.

Apple could embrace new high-speed Wi-Fi specification - report

05/10/2010, 03:55:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

The head of a new Wi-Fi standard known as WiGig, which offers data speeds of 7 gigabits per second and aims to replace high definition video cables, has implied that Apple could adopt the technology in the future.

Apple releases new MacBook Pros with Intel Core i7, i5 processors

04/13/2010, 08:40:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple on Tuesday issued long-awaited updates to its MacBook Pro line of notebook computers, upgrading them to Intel's latest high-end Core i7, Core i5 and Core 2 Duo mobile processors, and adding new automated graphics switching technology.

Review: Apple's 27" big screen iMac (late 2009)

11/12/2009, 10:00:00 AM, Posted By Prince McLean

Apple's latest high-end iMac gets a stunning, huge, cinematic 16:9 27" screen, fast Core i5 and i7 CPU options, a standard wireless keyboard and Magic Mouse, a staggering 16GB RAM capacity, a new video input feature, and an environmentally friendly design at all a new lower price.

First Look: Apple's 27" big screen iMac

10/31/2009, 10:00:00 AM, Posted By Prince McLean

Apple has revamped the iMac with a huge, cinematic 16:9 27" screen, fast CPU options, standard wireless keyboard and Magic Mouse, a staggering 16GB RAM capacity, and a new video input feature.

Apple's offers faster Mac minis and new server-oriented model

10/20/2009, 11:40:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Three new Mac mini models were released by Apple Tuesday, with a 1TB Mac OS X Server option accompanied by two faster, upgraded consumer-level versions.

Apple unveils new iMacs with 21.5 and 27-inch displays

10/20/2009, 12:00:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple on Tuesday unveiled an all new iMac line dual- and quad-core iMacs featuring LED-backlit 21.5 and 27-inch widescreen displays in a new edge-to-edge glass design and seamless all aluminum enclosure.

Apple intros MacBook overhaul with LED display, 7-hour battery

10/20/2009, 11:55:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple Tuesday released a newly redesigned MacBook with a polycarbonate unibody design, LED-backlit display, multi-touch trackpad, and built-in battery with 7 hours of run time.

Microsoft unleashes retail talking points attacking Linux, Macs

09/08/2009, 04:00:00 PM, Posted By Prince McLean

In preparation for the launch of Windows 7, Microsoft has created ExpertZone "training courses" using controversial talking point programing to dissuade retail employees from selling customers Linux PCs or Macs, and arms them with "facts" to use in upselling Windows PC users on expensive service plans.