Mac Rumors

John Gruber claims Apple invented new USB-C standard

John Gruber claims Apple invented new USB-C standard

Apple overhauled almost everything for its brand new MacBook — including its connectivity options. Gone are the USB ports and MagSafe connector that has long been a trademark of Apple notebooks, and in comes USB-C, a brand new, do-it-all standard that John Gruber claims Apple invented.

USB-C battery packs and other third-party chargers will reportedly be supported by new MacBook

USB-C battery packs and other third-party chargers will reportedly be supported by new MacBook

Finding accessories that support different pieces of technology isn’t always easy, and that has been especially the case with previous generation Macs.

WSJ: 12-inch Retina MacBook Air coming soon

WSJ: 12-inch Retina MacBook Air coming soon

Alongside its report detailing Apple’s 12.9-inch iPad Pro on WednesdayThe Wall Street Journal also shared some interesting details about the rumored 12-inch MacBook Air — which has already entered mass production, according to sources.

MacBook Air refresh could be right around the corner with Broadwell processors

MacBook Air refresh could be right around the corner with Broadwell processors

Apple has kept to its yearly refresh cycle for quite some time when it comes to most of its products, which means it’s about time for the MacBook Air lineup to get a refresh.

Apple expected to deliver refreshed MacBook Airs on February 24

Apple expected to deliver refreshed MacBook Airs on February 24

Apple is expected to deliver new MacBook Airs this month, but they won’t be the all-new models we’ve all been waiting for. Instead, they’ll likely be refreshed versions of the existing lineup with some welcome improvements, such as Intel’s latest Core processors.

Alleged 12-inch MacBook Air display assembly photos surface, reveals polished Apple logo and edge-to-edge glass design

Alleged 12-inch MacBook Air display assembly photos surface, reveals polished Apple logo and edge-to-edge glass design

Chinese website iFanr has published several photos of what it claims is the display assembly of the rumored 12-inch MacBook Air.

Report says 12-inch MacBook Air coming mid-2015; ultra-thin design, no Thunderbolt, MagSafe connectors

Report says 12-inch MacBook Air coming mid-2015; ultra-thin design, no Thunderbolt, MagSafe connectors

The 12-inch MacBook Air’s existence has long been rumored, and according to a new report, the notebook will finally be unveiled this year, with a radically new, thin design.

Report claims ultra-slim 12-inch MacBook Air and Apple Watch to go into production in Q1, 2015

Report claims ultra-slim 12-inch MacBook Air and Apple Watch to go into production in Q1, 2015

Digitimes is reporting that the Apple Watch and a 12-inch ultra-slim MacBook Air will go into production in the first quarter of next year. 

Sketchy Rumor: Apple to unveil 12-inch Retina MacBook Air at October 16 event, future products to have 3D logos

Sketchy Rumor: Apple to unveil 12-inch Retina MacBook Air at October 16 event, future products to have 3D logos

With just one day until Apple’s second media event in as many months, a new report from Taiwan-based DigiTimes claims that the Cupertino-based company will announce a new MacBook Air with a 12-inch Retina display at its October 16 keynote tomorrow afternoon. The report adds that Apple will begin using 3D-like logos on its future products.

Report claims iPad Air 2 supply could be limited, 27-inch Retina iMac to ship by end of 2014

Report claims iPad Air 2 supply could be limited, 27-inch Retina iMac to ship by end of 2014

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has issued a new research note in which he predicts that Apple will unveil both the iPad Air 2 and iMac with Retina display at its October 16 event tomorrow. iPad Air 2 supplies could be limited, however, while the first Retina-equipped iMacs will only be available in 27-inch models that ship by the end of this year.