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New MacBook Pros with OLED bar said to ship late next month

Hot on the heels of one report that suggested Apple is going to release new MacBook Pro computers next month, MacRumors is back with its own report. The website said that Apple will launch the new MacBook Pro, including a 15-inch model with an AMD “Polaris” graphics chip, during the second half of next month. The

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Apple invents a crazy new Force Touch MacBook without a keyboard

Apple‘s already replaced the clicky trackpad in some of its MacBook models with a Force Touch version. Now it turns out the company may be planning to do the same thing to its laptop keyboard as well. A recently published Apple patent describes a new “force-sensitive input structure for electronic devices.” Essentially, it’s a flat metal

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Apple could use Intel’s blistering fast Optane SSD in future MacBooks

Apple has already switched to using blistering fast SSDs on its MacBook lineup. Beside being incredibly fast that help in greatly improving the overall system responsiveness, SSDs also occupy less space than a traditional HDD and sip less power than them. To further improve the disk performance on MacBooks, Apple even switched to an NVMe-based SSD on

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DisplayPort 1.4 Will Support 8K and USB Type-C

A new DisplayPort standard announced this week includes support for Thunderbolt and USB Type-Cconnectivity, which means monitors of the future will require just a single cable to handle USB and display inputs. DP 1.4 is the first update since September 2014 from VESA, the video standards organization that authors the DisplayPort technology. In addition to

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With Siri coming to OS X, Apple is finally making the Mac exciting again

While Siri on the iPhone has improved dramatically over the past five years, Apple’s intelligent personal assistant has remained conspicuously absent on the Mac, a curious omission given that Apple had no problem implementing Siri on both the Apple Watch and the recently released Apple TV.  With the next release of OS X, however, Siri will finally

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