All of a sudden some of the function keys on my MacBook Pro don't control iTunes any more. The volume keys work, but play/pause and track forward / track backward are both ignored. This is crazy-making as I have become quite accustomed to using them to control my listening. Show More Summary
Advertise here with BSA I recently purchased a MacBook Pro with the infamous retina screen display. Everything does look beautiful and there is a noticeable difference in comparison to non-retina icons. However I noticed a problem using...Show More Summary
Hello from The Husband’s surface! It’s almost 9 p.m. on Labor Day and I got tired of fighting with my MacBook pro. It has officially bit the dust and I don’t currently have the funds nor the interest in replacing it. My entire workflow has been disrupted but I’m looking at it as a opportunity to change [...]
For all of the time and effort Jony Ive & Co. have spent crafting their oft-imitated MacBook Pro designs, there is one problem that they've yet to overcome: laptop ergonomics are, by their nature, terrible. AppleInsider took a look at the latest accessory attempting to right this wrong, BlueLounge's new Kickflip stand.
Is your MacBook Pro insured? Probably not, right? What would you do if it was stolen? It’s quite unlikely that your missing Mac would find its way back to you. Heartbreaking, isn’t it? What if you could run an app that would trace your...Show More Summary
Microsoft's latest ad urges consumers to consider its competing tablet hybrid.
I’m a huge fan of my Time Capsule. Once an hour, both my MacBook Pro and Air machines are backed-up automatically via wifi without me having to do a thing. As a wise friend once observed, the only 100 percent reliable backup system is one where you don’t have to do a thing – not […]
Incase is synonymous with laptop sleeves and cases. The company just announced its Icon Sleeve with Tensaerlite ($70), which provides maximum protection for your 13” or 15” MacBook Pro when you drop it. What exactly is Tensaerlite? Incase...Show More Summary
Microsoft's Surface appears to have identity issues. Why does the company want to compete with Apple's MacBook?
If you’re in the market for a new laptop, you’re in luck. Manufacturers and retailers have great deals on powerful portables, and you can get the laptop you need for a low price, including a new MacBook Pro for as low as $1060. MacBook Pro, 13.3-inch for $1060 Apple’s MacBook line of laptops are the
Apple recently refreshed the Retina MacBook Pro lineup with modest enhancements. The latest high-resolution MacBook Pro’s include Intel’s latest processors, boosting the CPU speed by a mere 0.2 GHz and 15 inch model with 256GB SSD now comes with standard 16GB RAM. Show More Summary
While it's not a particularly exciting update, Apple's mid-2014 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display increases performance and offers more value, making it an enticing offer for those who may have been waiting to take the plunge on a thin-but-powerful high-resolution notebook.
With the back-to-school shopping season nearing an end, some last minute offers include a couple of "killer deals" where you can save between $400- $600 on 2013 MacBook Pros that are essentially equivalent to 2014 models, $160-$250 off...Show More Summary
Computers are really hot now, and we’re not just talking about the bottom of a MacBook Pro that’s been on for more than five minutes. (Pause for laughs.) No, but seriously, computers are a big part of everyday life—and they have been for a long time—so it’s not especially surprising that they’re taking over the TV world. Show More Summary
Has Microsoft done it? Has it created a convertible that’s not only brilliant, but can dethrone the MacBook Air as the king of portable productivity? We camped out in our labs for a week with the Surface Pro 3 to find out. More » ...
Back in January, we profiled growing concerns from owners of 2011 15-inch and 17-inch MacBook Pro models over failing graphics chips and system crashes. While Apple has assisted some customers with logic board replacements, the issues...Show More Summary
Nice hardware, shame about the use case Review Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3.0 tablet sees its UK release on 28 August. But why is the Surface fondleslab called Surface?…
Japanese film and minimalist case maker Power Support has been a favorite of iLounge’s editors for years, even though it has radically cut back its product lineup since the iPad was released. The company’s completely clear Air Jacket...Show More Summary
Shaves price, not screen on mid-2014 model Review This is getting to be a habit. So far this year we’ve seen £100 lopped off the price of the updated iMac and MacBook Air, and now it’s the MacBook Pro’s turn to get the price-cut treatment.…