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Apple to Slightly Update iMac, MacBook, and MacBook Pro in 2017





According to the latest report from Bloomberg, Apple is working on an update for the iMac, MacBook and MacBook Pro in 2017. However, these won’t be major updates, sources add.


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Wednesday, December 21st, 2016. 9:07

Top 10 Stories of the Week



It is Sunday today, which means it’s high time I told you about the most popular posts of the last couple of days. Let’s not waste our time and take a look at the topics worth your attention right now.


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Sunday, December 18th, 2016. 12:47

Apple Plans to Hire Two New Battery Specialists



Apple is looking for two new specialists that would work on improving the battery life and ensuring the batteries inside of Apple’s devices are safe. According to two new job listings found on Apple’s official website, the company seeks to hire a Battery Algorithm Analysis Engineer and System Power and Control Architect. Looks like the problems with the new MacBook Pro battery and recent complaints about iPhones powering off while on 30% of charge are among the reasons for these new hires.


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Sunday, December 18th, 2016. 12:11

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MacBook Pro Uses Report Better battery Life on macOS Sierra 10.12.2



Looks like Apple has quietly resolved the problem causing poor battery life on the new 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro units. More and more users are starting to see these improvements on macOS Sierra 10.12.2.


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Thursday, December 15th, 2016. 12:50

Apple Releases macOS Sierra 10.12.2 to Users Worldwide



Apple has released macOS Sierra 10.12.2 to users worldwide. The update contains a number of important bug fixes for those users who own a 13-inch or 15-inch MacBook Pro. Apart from that, there are some general performance, stability, and security enhancements that make the latest software version an update worth installing for the users of all compatible Mac computers.


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Wednesday, December 14th, 2016. 10:00

Watch Pac-Man Running on MacBook Pro Touch Bar [Video]



New 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro units with Touch Bar may lack ports, have poor battery life or suffer from graphics issues. However, for the enthusiasts who use the machines for fun, these problems seem to be not important. Several weeks after launching DOOM on the Touch Bar, another developer, Henry Frank, has successfully launched Pac-Man on the OLED panel of the new MacBook. What’s even more interesting is that the game is playable!

Last week, an application called Touch Bar Piano was released. This app turns the Touch Bar into a piano. Who knows, maybe this is tiny OLED panel is indeed a huge improvement.

Below you can watch a short video showing the old-timer running on the MacBook Pro Touch Bar.




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Tuesday, December 13th, 2016. 12:34

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MacBook Pro Users Switch to Surface Devices – Microsoft



According to the latest report found on Windows Blog, a record number of MacBook users have switched to Microsoft Surface devices over the last couple of months. The company believes that the main reasons for this are the “innovation of Surface” and people’s disappointment of the new 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro units.


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Monday, December 12th, 2016. 20:42

Top 10 Stories of the Week



It is Sunday today, so let’s take a look at the most interesting posts of the last couple of days.


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Sunday, December 11th, 2016. 22:15

Here’s How to Play Piano on Touch Bar of New MacBook Pro



If you’re curious about possible utilizations of a Touch Bar on the new 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro, below you can find one. A new app has been recently created that allows you to learn how to play the piano using the OLED panel of the laptop.


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Saturday, December 10th, 2016. 15:56

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Apple Seeds New Beta of macOS Sierra 10.12.2 to Developers



Apple has released a new beta of macOS Sierra 10.12.2 to developers for testing purposes. The latest beta contains a number of security, stability, and performance improvements and has a build number 16C63a.


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Friday, December 9th, 2016. 15:16

MacBook Pro Graphics Issues Are Fixed in macOS Sierra 10.12.2



A couple of weeks ago users started to complain about graphics issues on their new 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro units. The customers believed the issue was connected with the inability of graphics chips to cope with resource-intensive Adobe apps and other similar software. According to Apple’s SVP Craig Federighi, the issue was connected with macOS Sierra.



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Thursday, December 8th, 2016. 15:08

Top 10 Stories of the Week



It is Sunday today, so it’s high time we talked about the most interesting posts of the last couple of days. Let’s not waste time and start right away.


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Sunday, December 4th, 2016. 17:45

New MacBook Pro Users Complain About Battery Life



New MacBook Pro users report about problems with the battery life on their machines. Most of the users claim the laptops work only for about 3 to 6 hours, whereas the advertised battery life is up to 10 hours. Some users report that battery life sometimes decreases 5% in 12 minutes.


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Sunday, December 4th, 2016. 17:31

Top 10 Stories of the Week



It is Sunday today, which means that we should discuss the most interesting stories of the last couple of days. Let’s not waste time and start about the posts worth your attention right now.


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Sunday, November 27th, 2016. 13:25

New MacBook Pro Users Experience GPU Issues [Video]



A growing number of new MacBook Pro users are complaining about random GPU lags and glitches occurring while using their laptops. In most cases, the issues appear when running resource-intensive apps like Adobe Media Encoder, Adobe Premiere, Photos and some others. It is currently unknown, whether the problem is connected with faulty GPU chips or other hardware issues. Moreover, it is difficult to tell how many MacBook Pro laptops are affected.

Below you can take a look at the video shared by one MacBook Pro user working in Adobe Media Encoder.


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Written by Andrey

Saturday, November 26th, 2016. 19:39