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Update on Apple’s new Mac Pro

3. January 2014

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According to Macworld, Apple’s new Mac Pro, which we wrote about here, may not be available until March. Read their comprehensive story here. Here’s an excerpt from Macworld’s story: ———————— What is the Mac Pro? The Mac Pro is not the same machine as the MacBook Pro, as any professional Mac user knows. However, for […]

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Make Your iPad an Extra Display

23. December 2013

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Avatron’s Air Display app ($9.99) turns your iPad or iPhone — or even a desktop or laptop computer — into an external display. With your computer and iPad/iPhone on the same wi-fi network, you can stash your panels, tools, and extra controls on the tablet or second computer and use your main display for your […]

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Apple to begin selling Mac Pro on 19 December

18. December 2013

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As noted by Macworld UK, Apple will start taking orders for the new Mac Pro on December 19th. They’re already in production, so shipments should begin soon. This new Mac Pro is a totally new and revolutionary design, shaped like an extruded donut:   (Update: unlike Apple’s images online, it’s not black — it’s a […]

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Faster Apple Wireless Devices

25. October 2013

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Apple recently updated the AirPort Extreme ($199) and Time Capsule ($299/2TB or $399/3TB) base stations to support the faster and more robust 802.11ac standard. These new devices offer wireless speeds that outperform many wired network connections, assuming you have a new Mac that supports 802.11ac. The redesigned base stations include three Gigabit Ethernet ports, a […]

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