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PNY launches StorEdge SD card-sized expandable storage for your MacBook

Need more on-board storage than the puny 64GB SSD on your MacBook Air? This PNY StorEdge card adds up to 128GB of space to your laptop through its SD slot – but just don't call it an SD card.

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Best Buy recalls thousands of MacBook Pro batteries due to fire, burn hazards

Electronics retail giant Best Buy is recalling thousands of MacBook Pro replacement batteries following a number of incidents where the battery had caught fire, including one which resulted in “a serious burn to a consumer’s leg.”

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MacBook 2013 Rumor Roundup: What we know about Apple’s new laptops

With Apple's WWDC just days away, we take one last look at the slew of rumors about both the MacBook Air and Pro that we've been hearing about since WWDC ended last June. Will the Air get a Retina display? Will both lines get Haswell? Here's what we know (or…

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WWDC 2013 Rumor Roundup: What does Apple have in store? [updated]

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference kicks off on June 10 in San Francisco. What can you expect to see? We take a look at some of the rumors.

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Apple knocks $100 off 13-inch MacBook Pros for students

Just days before Intel formally launches its new Haswell chips at Computex, and weeks before WWDC 2013, Apple quietly slashes prices on two 13-inch MacBook Pros for students based in the U.S.

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Dear Apple: Please make these 4 upgrades to the next MacBook Pro, ‘K, thanks

New processors from Intel are scheduled to release this summer, which makes a refresh of the Macbook Pro in June of 2013 all but certain. What features should Apple include in the next Pro, and what features are we most likely to see?

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Study says the most reliable Windows laptop is … a MacBook Pro?

While not built for the Windows operating system in particular, according to PC troubleshooting firm Soluto, Apple's 13-inch MacBook Pro offers what could be the most stable environment for the Microsoft-owned OS.

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Stolen MacBook Pro ends up in Iran, spawns Tumblr of shame for both parties

When UK animator Dom Del Torto's MacBook Pro was stolen, he used a tracking app to find it, and oh did he find it ... all the way in Iran. Posting photos of the new owner on a Tumblr, he quickly learned the "thief" was innocent.

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Zendock removes cord clutter, gives MacBook owners organized bliss

A husband and wife entrepreneurial duo have devised the Zendock, which is a new dock that not only looks nice when attached to your MacBook, but also controls cord clutter on your desk.

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Apple tweaks Retina MacBook Pro tagline thanks to Chromebook Pixel

With the introduction of the new Chromebook Pixel, Apple can no longer claim that its Retina MacBook Pros are "the highest-resolution notebook ever," forcing the company to change its advertising.

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The $3,500 Modbook Pro is a MacBook Pro in a 13.3-inch OS X tablet

Looking for something with more power than an iPad, but in a form factor that's more mobile than a laptop? For $3,500, you can be the proud owner of a Modbook, an Intel-powered OS X-running tablet that'll knock the socks off your iPad.

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Have a MacBook Pro with a LG-made Retina screen? You’re part of a class-action suit

A Macbook Pro owner in California has just filed a class-action suit against Apple, for selling faulty Retina displays made by LG to consumers who paid a premium price for a lemon.

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13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina bests 18 Windows 8 laptops and a Chromebook in a battery life test

Looking for a laptop with a battery that won't die on you while you're out and about? A U.K. organization pits the 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina and the Samsung Series 3 Chromebook against 18 Windows 8 ultrabooks and laptops to find out which has the…

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Buying a Windows 8 ‘touch’ device? Scrounge up an old laptop and trade it in for up to $400

You can get up to $400 if you trade in an old gadget at Staples. The catch? You also have to buy one of its available Windows 8 touch laptops, ultrabooks, all-in-one computers, or tablets.

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Apple discounts MacBook Pro Retina and MacBook Air, updates processors

If you've waited to buy a MacBook Pro with Retina display because it was just a tad over your budget, you're in luck. Apple's knocking off $200, discounting its MacBook Air, and boosting its processor specs.

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