Microsoft Surface 2016: Book AIO

After iPad and MacBook Pro, Microsoft is taking on the iMac with new kind of Surface

By on July 5, 2016 at 10:20 PM.

After iPad and MacBook Pro, Microsoft is taking on the iMac with new kind of Surface

Microsoft surprised fans last year with a great MacBook Pro alternative, a high-end 2-in-1 Surface Book laptop that nobody saw coming. The Surface Book line joined the regular Surface models to better compete against Apple’ MacBooks and iPads. A report that flew under the radar last week claims that Microsoft is working on the next generation of Surface-branded devices. Among them, there’s an iMac-killer as well, which would become the company’s first Surface desktop. More →

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2016 MacBook Pro GPU VR

Apple might have a sneaky way to bring VR to the MacBook

By on June 2, 2016 at 6:50 AM.

Apple might have a sneaky way to bring VR to the MacBook

Virtual reality is in full bloom this year, but to enjoy amazing VR experiences you need computers capable of heavy lifting, especially in the graphics department. That means you need to either upgrade your Windows 10 computer, or buy a new one – in other words, MacBook and iMac users will be losing out, for the time being. But Apple might have an amazing trick up its sleeve that will allow it not only to continue to slim down its laptops but also to offer VR fans a decent experience.

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iMac 4K iPad Pro Release Date

4K iMac and iPad Pro release dates revealed in new report

By on October 6, 2015 at 7:45 PM.

4K iMac and iPad Pro release dates revealed in new report

A new report from Mark Gurman of 9to5Mac finally pins down a few release dates for some upcoming Apple products. First off, we have the long-rumored 21.5-inch 4K iMac. A product that has been making its way through the rumor mill for quite some time, Gurman writes that revamped iMacs will at long last make their way into stores as early as Tuesday, October 13.

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4K iMac

New evidence points to Apple releasing an affordable 4K 21.5-inch iMac this fall

By on August 4, 2015 at 7:15 PM.

New evidence points to Apple releasing an affordable 4K 21.5-inch iMac this fall

Hot on the heels of Apple releasing the sixth beta of OS X El Capitan, developers have stumbled across strings of code that provide even more proof that the next-gen 21.5 inch iMac will come with a dazzling 4K Retina display. Thankfully, the wonders of a 4K computing experience are about to get much more affordable.

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iMac 2015 Update Specs Release Date

World’s most accurate Apple insider predicts significant iMac update

By on August 3, 2015 at 6:50 AM.

World’s most accurate Apple insider predicts significant iMac update

Apple is expected to launch new iMac models this quarter that will be even better than their predecessors when it comes to processors and display quality. The news comes from one of the world’s most accurate Apple insiders, who accurately predicted various of Apple’s moves in the past. More →

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iPhone 6s, Apple Watch, iMac, iPad Mini 4

World’s most accurate Apple insider reveals new details on Apple’s big fall releases

By on July 20, 2015 at 10:40 AM.

World’s most accurate Apple insider reveals new details on Apple’s big fall releases

Apple will soon reveal more details about its most recent quarter, and an analyst who has usually been highly accurate with predictions about unreleased Apple devices is out with a new research note that offers sales estimates for the past quarter and an insight into Apple’s next potential steps. More →

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iMac 4k 21.5 Inch

4K 21.5-inch iMac May Be Coming Sooner Than You Think

By on June 25, 2015 at 8:40 PM.

4K 21.5-inch iMac May Be Coming Sooner Than You Think

It’s been a long while since Apple has issued a substantive update to its 21.5-inch iMac, but newly revealed data strings tucked away in the most recent OS X El Capitan beta suggests that that may change soon.

Originally spotted by 9to5Mac, Mark Gurman reports that the second beta of OS X 10.11, released to developers just this week, references Mac support for a varying number of display resolutions, one of which points to an upcoming 21.5-inch iMac with a 4K display.

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Apple MacBook Pro Retina iMac 2015 Release

Apple just quietly released a new MacBook Pro and Retina iMac – here are the details

By on May 19, 2015 at 9:03 AM.

Apple just quietly released a new MacBook Pro and Retina iMac – here are the details

Apple on Tuesday quietly released a new versions of its 15-inch MacBook Pro and its 27-inch 5K Retina iMac. The new MacBook Pro has been updated with the Force Touch technology that Apple started using with the Apple Watch and the 12-inch Retina MacBook earlier this year. In addition to the new Force Touch trackpad, the new MacBook Pro will also feature stronger battery life that Apple says will deliver an extra hour of use, as well as a new graphics processor that the company says will make graphics run 80% faster. The computer will come in two versions — one with a 2.2GHz processor and one with a 2.5GHz processor — that will sell for $1,999 and $2,499, respectively. More →

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New iMac MacBook Pro

Report says new iMac and MacBook Pro with Force Touch will launch on Wednesday

By , on May 18, 2015 at 9:05 AM.

Report says new iMac and MacBook Pro with Force Touch will launch on Wednesday

If you were thinking of purchasing a new computer this week, it might be worth waiting a few more days to see what Apple plans to introduce. Over the weekend, several 15-inch MacBook Pro models were discontinued on Apple’s website, potentially indicating that the company is clearing the way for new MacBook Pro models with Force Touch trackpads. More →

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iMac vs. MacBook

Check out these animations showing the evolution the desktop, laptop and mouse

By on January 30, 2015 at 10:30 PM.

Check out these animations showing the evolution the desktop, laptop and mouse

Apple had a record Christmas quarter after crushing all expectations and setting a new world record for the most profitable quarter ever in the history of any company. While iPhone sales — specifically the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus versions — brought in a significant chunk of revenue and profit, Apple also sold plenty of iPads and Macs during the period. In fact, the company keeps selling lots of OS X computers each quarter, with Apple constantly tweaking their design and performance. More →

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Apple Macintosh iMac Concept

The beautiful iMac concept Apple will never make

By on January 15, 2015 at 5:30 PM.

The beautiful iMac concept Apple will never make

Many Mac users are too young to have purchased and used an original Apple Macintosh computer, and now it’s too late for them to do so. But what if some of those same designs were brought back to life in a completely unexpected iMac? That’s exactly what Curved Labs did, imagining a perfect mix between the old Macintosh and today’s Macs, and creating a modern Macintosh that might impress computer buyers. More →

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Apple Discounts

Some of the best deals all year on Apple gear are available right now

By on December 11, 2014 at 9:25 AM.

Some of the best deals all year on Apple gear are available right now

The days surrounding Black Friday and Cyber Monday are always packed with some of the deepest discounts you’ll find all year long on gadgets and just about anything else. Not everyone wants to purchase everything on their holiday shopping lists in one sitting, however. As is the case each and every year, sometimes people who choose to wait get rewarded if they’re willing to dig — or if others are willing to do the digging for them.

Now, one such reward has arisen in the form of a killer sale on Apple gear currently taking place online at B&H Photo. More →

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