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Intel’s 14nm Broadwell chip timeline hints at Holiday launch of 12-inch Retina MacBook Air

Intel’s 14nm Broadwell chip timeline hints at Holiday launch of 12-inch Retina MacBook Air

There have long been rumors about a 12-inch Retina MacBook Air, and Intel today said that the 14nm Broadwell chip, a key component of the rumored device, would ship in time for the holiday season.

Modbook announces Kickstarter campaign for Modbook Pro X, a 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro tablet

Modbook announces Kickstarter campaign for Modbook Pro X, a 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro tablet

Modbook is known for bringing together Apple’s MacBook and tablets, creating devices that are meant to bring the best of both worlds into one device. The company has just announced a new Kickstarter campaign to bring to life a Retina MacBook Pro in the body of a tablet.

Mid-2014, 27-inch iMac also briefly spotted on Apple’s Boot Camp support page

Mid-2014, 27-inch iMac also briefly spotted on Apple’s Boot Camp support page

Following a reference to a mid-2014 model Mac mini that was recently uncovered on an Apple support page for Boot Camp, and later removed, it has now been reported that a mid-2014 model 27-inch iMac was also briefly listed on the same page. Apple has yet to release a new Mac mini or 27-inch iMac this year, hinting that updates could be on the horizon. 

Mid-2014 13- and 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro models get unboxed and power through SSD tests

Mid-2014 13- and 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro models get unboxed and power through SSD tests

On July 29, Apple officially introduced refreshes to the 13- and 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display lineup, with slight tweaks under the hood for the new models. Now that they’re available, Other World Computing thought it would be the right thing to do to get them unboxed, test their SSDs, and maybe even show off the internal layout.

Apple launches new 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pros with Faster Haswell processors and more RAM

Apple launches new 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pros with Faster Haswell processors and more RAM

As expected, Apple has just launched updated 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pros with faster versions of Intel’s fourth-generation Haswell processors, and increased the RAM to 8GB for the 13-inch models and 16GB for the 15-inch models.

Here’s a look at the new MacBook Pros:

OS X Yosemite Public Beta is now Available for Download

OS X Yosemite Public Beta is now Available for Download

As expected, OS X Yosemite public beta is now available for download.

The public beta is available to the first million users who have signed up for OS X Beta program.

Intel’s Broadwell chips for Macs delayed until early-to-mid 2015

Intel’s Broadwell chips for Macs delayed until early-to-mid 2015

Intel has previously said that its next-generation lineup of 14-nanometer Broadwell chips, expected to be used in future models of the MacBook Air, MacBook Pro with Retina display and iMac, would be ready by the holiday season. According to a new Chinese report out this morning, however, the processors could be pushed back until early-to-mid 2015 because of multiple delays. 

How Mac app icons might look in OS X Yosemite

How Mac app icons might look in OS X Yosemite

Apple unveiled OS X Yosemite last month with an all-new design, continuing the trend of flat design the company started with iOS 7. We’ve seen a radical shift in icon design from iOS 6 to iOS 7, and we’ll likely see a similar shift when developers start updating their Mac apps for OS X Yosemite.

iMovie for Mac updated to version 10.0.4, offers stability improvements

iMovie for Mac updated to version 10.0.4, offers stability improvements

Apple’s been busy today. In the waning hours of the day, another Apple product has been given the official update to a new version, but the update list isn’t all that long this time around.

Tweetbot for Mac updated, now features multiple image uploads and more

Tweetbot for Mac updated, now features multiple image uploads and more

The popular Twitter client for Mac, which is based off the app for iOS, Tweetbot for Mac, has officially been updated to offer plenty of new features, many of which have been commonly asked for by users.