macbook pro

  • Apple’s new Intel driven MacBook Pros have a secondary ARM processor that runs Touch ID and security

    Apple’s new Intel driven MacBook Pros have a secondary ARM processor that runs Touch ID and security

    When will Apple ship a MacBook with an ARM processor? This is a question that has been top of mind for observers of the company ever since it started designing and building its own chips from the ground up. The answer to that question is now, sort of. Apple’s new 13” and 15” MacBook Pro models come equipped with a Touch Bar – that bar and the accompanying Touch ID… Read More

  • Microsoft offers Apple users $650 off to trade a MacBook for a Surface

    Microsoft offers Apple users $650 off to trade a MacBook for a Surface

    The new Surface Book got lost in the shuffle this week. Understandably so. It did, after all, get third billing at Microsoft’s own event in New York this week, owing to the flashiness of the Surface Studio and Windows 10 Creators Update and all of the 3D content creation that brought with it. And then, of course, Apple happened. But Microsoft’s not one to give up the spotlight for… Read More

  • Apple says no fun allowed on the Touch Bar

    Apple says no fun allowed on the Touch Bar

    The Touch Bar is serious business. Apple’s interface guidelines warn against all kinds of fun things that developers probably started thinking about when the new MacBook Pros leaked earlier this week. No doubt some apps will find a way to be creative even under the stern eye of Apple’s party police, but it’s clearly discouraged. Read More

  • Hands-on with Apple’s new Touch Bar MacBook Pro

    Hands-on with Apple’s new Touch Bar MacBook Pro

    At first glance, it looks an awful lot like the same MacBook Pro we’ve become accustomed to seeing over the last several years. The TrackPad is the first indication that something’s different here. It’s huge — twice as big as the last version, and thankfully now carrying the Force Touch technology the company perfected with the last version of the standard MacBook… Read More

  • Here’s what you can do with the Touch Bar on the new MacBook Pro

    Here’s what you can do with the Touch Bar on the new MacBook Pro

    Apple just unveiled the new MacBook Pro. “It is the new gold standard in notebook computers,” Apple’s SVP of Marketing Phil Schiller said. And, in particular, Apple replaced the function row on the keyboard with a touch screen. Based on the demos, this touch screen seems to be quite versatile. For instance, the intro video showed that the touch screen lets you select… Read More

  • The new MacBook Pro is here

    The new MacBook Pro is here

    Oh MacBook Pro, how we’ve missed you. It’s been four long years since Apple issued the last major overhaul to its high-end laptop line. Four years of waiting for some big announcement from the company, as laptop hinges loosen, trackpads go wonky, the screen laminent starts to lose its luster. For those who have been holding out since 2012, the day, as expected, is finally here. Read More

  • Where to watch the live stream for today’s Apple MacBook Pro press conference

    Where to watch the live stream for today’s Apple MacBook Pro press conference

    Apple is holding a press conference today on its campus in Cupertino, and the company is expected to unveil the new MacBook Pro (yes, the one with the insane mini display above the keyboard that already leaked), as well as an updated 13-inch MacBook Air. At 10 AM PT (1 PM in New York, 6 PM in London, 7 PM in Paris), you’ll be able to watch the event on all Apple devices. Apple is likely… Read More

  • This is the new MacBook Pro with the Magic Toolbar mini display

    This is the new MacBook Pro with the Magic Toolbar mini display

    Apple has leaked its own big announcement with two hidden images of its upcoming MacBook Pro in the macOS Sierra 12.1 update. MacRumors first noticed the images in the system files. Meet the new MacBook Pro. As expected, the MacBook Pro features a second mini display above the keyboard. It replaces the function row and should change depending on what you’re doing. In the example, you can… Read More