MacBook Pro 2012 to drop optical drive, have SSD and HDD combo?

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We're fully expecting an overhauled design this year for Apple's MacBook Pro range. While we've heard plenty of rumours of a slimmed down approach to the design of the company's powerful laptops a new theory suggests that that may nay…

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MacBook Pro 2012 update seems imminent as old stock runs low

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Getting excited about the 2012 MacBook Pro models? So you should be; with rumours of a massively redesigned super-slim build and super-fast Intel Ivy Bridge processors, it may well be the biggest update the line has seen since first being…

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Apple working with ISPs to fix Mac Flashback trojan

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Apple believe they have found a fix for the Flashback trojan which is thought to have infected some 600,000 Mac computers across the globe. Flashback is a botnet that can issue commands to infected machines, harvesting usernames and passwords…

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MacBook Air Pro 2012 update: Everything we know so far (UPDATED)

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With iPad season now beginning to slow for another year over at Apple, it's time to move onto their next big product launch, which will most likely be a refresh of the MacBook range. At the new iPad 3 launch,…

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Siri headed to 2012 MacBook Pro, MacBook Air and iMac?

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As the inevitable launch of Apple's 2012 computer range draws closer, rumours are now circulating that the latest MacBook Pro, MacBook Air and all-in-one iMac models will feature Siri voice control. First appearing in Apple's iPhone 4S, Siri allows a…

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This Ultrabook wannabe totally rips off the MacBook Air, is actually a humble netbook

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Well you cant blame them for trying; today, if you're not a) an Apple MacBook Air or b) an Ultrabook, you might as well squeeze back into the mobile computing hole you crawled out of. Despite appearances, the Netbook Navigator…

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New MacBook Air Pro 2012 line enters production? No thin 17-incher?

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We're waiting with bated breath on official news of the 2012 MacBook Pro refresh, with strong evidence supporting theories that the Apple laptop range is to get a super-slim makeover that will see the MacBook Pro and MacBook Air lines…

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Western Digital My Book Thunderbolt Duo Dual-Drive storage system now shipping.

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Western Digital's My Book Thunderbolt Duo Dual-Drive is now up for sale after first being revealed at January's MacWorld 2012 show. Making use of the new superfast Thunderbolt data transfer standard, the My Book Thunderbolt Duo Dual-Drive can be equipped…

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