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2011 MacBook Pro GPU complaints continue as petition gains more than 18k signatures

2011 MacBook Pro GPU complaints continue as petition gains more than 18k signatures

In late August, the complaints surrounding the 2011 MacBook Pro’s GPU surfaced all over again, with an assertion that a class action lawsuit was the inevitable next step. Now, the issue is still cropping up for quite a few people as the Change.org petition continues to rack up signatures.

Refurbished 2014 MacBook Air show up in Apple’s Online Store

Refurbished 2014 MacBook Air show up in Apple’s Online Store

In April, 2014, Apple released a brand new lineup of MacBook Air models into the world, loaded with slightly upgraded internals, including faster Haswell processors, and a price drop across the board. Now, if you were looking for a refurbished model, Apple has options.

2011 MacBook Pro graphics issues could resort in class action lawsuit

2011 MacBook Pro graphics issues could resort in class action lawsuit

An issue with the MacBook Pro released in 2011 could see lawyers weighing in with a class action lawsuit, based on a new report. For owners of the 15- and 17-inch MacBook Pro models released in that year, reportedly issues with the graphics chips, and entire system crashes, is why these lawyers are researching the next legal step.

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.

MacBook sticker sellers saw a big boost after Apple’s ‘Stickers’ ad aired

MacBook sticker sellers saw a big boost after Apple’s ‘Stickers’ ad aired

A lot has to be said for advertisements. The ads that work are the ones that sell you on something you didn’t even know you needed or wanted. While MacBook sticker sellers have seen plenty of attention over the years, it certainly looks like many of them saw a boost after Apple aired their ‘Stickers’ ad in July.

Mid-2011 MacBook Air EFI firmware update 2.9.1 released after issues found

Mid-2011 MacBook Air EFI firmware update 2.9.1 released after issues found

On July 21, Apple released an update for the mid-2011 MacBook Air, the EFI firmware update 2.9, that was meant to address many issues, but namely a problem with the device waking from sleep. Unfortunately, that didn’t go well, so they had to pull the update.

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.

Latest 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro benchmarks reveal modest performance gains

Latest 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro benchmarks reveal modest performance gains

Apple refreshed the MacBook product lineup earlier today with new 13-inch and 15-inch Retina MacBook Pros that feature improved specs. The new Macs have already started showing up in Geekbench benchmark results, revealing gains in single and multi core performance.

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:

Retina MacBook Pro refresh rumored for tomorrow, including faster Haswell processors and 16 GB of RAM [updated]

Retina MacBook Pro refresh rumored for tomorrow, including faster Haswell processors and 16 GB of RAM [updated]

Apple could be preparing to refresh its Retina MacBook Pro lineup with improved hardware as soon as tomorrow, according to a pair of reports that surfaced over the weekend and this morning. The ultra-slim notebooks could be upgraded with faster Haswell processors and increased RAM under the hood, with each model retaining the same price point as the previous generation.