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Apple reportedly pulling legacy MacBook Pro from stores in step toward new release

Apple is reportedly clearing its retail stores of its oldest, non-Retina MacBook Pro machine. The move could be part of preparations to reorganize its laptop line-up, with an all-new MacBook Pro expected to land toward the end of the year.
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Apple’s MacOS Sierra documentation hints at Touch ID support, OLED touch bar in MacBooks

Apple's recently released documentation for MacOS Sierra may contain interesting tidbits about its long-rumored MacBook Pro refresh. There appear to be references to an OLED touchscreen, for instance, plus a Touch ID sensor and USB 3.1…
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Is Apple about to ditch the 11-inch MacBook Air for a new 15-inch model?

With Apple's WWDC just days away, speculation is rife about what to expect. While a focus on software is most likely, there's new talk that the Cupertino company could announce a new 15-inch MacBook Air, as well as offer details on a…
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Apple may already have its next-gen MIM hinges for the new 13-inch MacBook Pro

A report coming out of China says that the May revenues of hinge maker Jarllytec surged thanks to MIM hinges it sold to Apple for new 13-inch MacBook Pro laptops. The report follows rumors that Amphenol is also supplying MIM hinges to…
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Leaked images claim to show next-gen MacBook Pro with OLED touch bar

We heard claims last week that Apple is working on an all-new MacBook Pro, and on Tuesday pictures surfaced that appear to show the revamped machine. The images, if genuine, also provide further evidence that Apple will include an OLED…
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Upcoming MacBook Pro update could kill function keys, replace them with touchscreen

Apple may be giving its MacBook Pro line a shot in the arm later this year, with a new touch-sensitive function bar, thinner, lighter design, and Touch ID security.
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Next MacBook Pro said to include OLED ‘touch bar’ to replace some keys

Will Apple ever update its MacBook Pro machine? A usually reliable analyst says to expect a lighter, slimmer design before the end of the year, adding that it'll include an OLED "touch bar" across the top as well as Touch ID support.
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Asus' Zenbook UX501 is the budget alternative to Apple's MacBook Pro, but is it better?

This head-to-head fight pits the venerable 15-inch MacBook Pro against the Zenbook UX501, a similarly-equipped, all-metal laptop from Asus. If you're on the fence, be sure to check out this in-depth comparison.
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DoBox could inexpensively replace most of your Apple peripherals, if it works as advertised

From English startup This is DoBox, DoBox is a small, inexpensive device that's proposing an onslaught on an extensive list of different proprietary Apple devices, from AirPort to Apple TV.
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Which MacBook Pro 13 should you buy?

A new MacBook Pro 13 is a big investment, so it's important to buy the right model. We've evaluated all the options and selected the version we think is the best value for most buyers.
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MacBook Pro owners affected by video issues given extension

Apple has announced an extension to a repair program set up last year, which aims to fix some MacBook Pro systems manufactured between 2011 and 2013 that are now suffering video issues.
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$2,000 15-inch laptop showdown: Dell’s XPS 15 vs. Apple’s MacBook Pro 15 with Retina

While it may seem like a fair fight on paper, there's actually a clear winner in this battle of Apple versus Windows' favorite son, Dell, and it might not be the side you expect.