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2011-11-14 11:00:00

A Collection of Laptop Sleeves, Totes & Messenger Bag to Enhance the Digital Lifestyle Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) November 14, 2011 Bluelounge, the award-winning international design studio known for organization and Apple related products, today announced the market-wide availability of its latest product line, Bonobo Series, contemporary urban bags for transporting and commuting digital needs and everyday gear. The Bonobo Series is a collection of timeless pieces to transport and protect...

2011-08-05 00:00:30

Connect two Mac computers to one Apple Cinema Display Brea, CA (PRWEB) August 04, 2011 Kanex, maker of audio-visual solutions for Apple computers, is excited to unveil the new SnapX two port switcher designed specifically for 24 and 27 inch Apple LED Cinema Displays (ACD). The compact and USB powered SnapX allows users to easily toggle between two different Mac computers including Macbook Air, Mac mini, Macbook Pro, and new Mac models with Thunderbolt through the ACD. The plug and play...

2011-07-28 12:15:00

According to recent reports, Apple may be working on a 15-inch "ultra-thin" MacBook Pro. Both MacRumors and TUAW blog sites have claimed the company plans to release these thin notebooks in time for Christmas 2011. Apple already has its thin MacBook Air line, which uses solid-state memory and lacks an optical drive. TUAW reported that the 15-inch notebook would also not include an optical drive in favor of slimmer lines and longer battery life. The same blog also says there is a 17-inch...

2011-06-14 11:21:22

Apple's ultra-light MacBook Air is scheduled for an update and is expected to be on store shelves at the end of June, Reuters is reporting. The pricey but popular laptop is able to load all of its content over wifi, or "Ëœair.' Initial production is expected to be 380,000 units, the Taipei-based Economic Daily News said. The self-described "World's Thinnest Laptop" measures just over half an inch thick, and is available with an  11.6-inch screen or a 13.3-inch screen. To...

2011-05-03 12:45:00

Apple refreshed its iMac desktop line on Tuesday with new Intel Corp. processors. The new iMac line will include new Thunderbolt ports that were introduced this year in its MacBook Pro laptop line.  This type of port is an input/output technology that supports both displays and devices. According to Apple, the new type of port is 20 times faster than USB ports. The new iMacs will also feature FaceTime HD, which is compatible with another Macintosh computer, iPhone or iPad. Apple also...

2011-03-27 08:20:00

A U.S. trade panel judge ruled in favor of Apple, Inc. on Friday that found that the company did not violate any of five Nokia patents. Nokia asked the trade panel in its complaint to bar the importation of Apple devices that infringe Nokia patents, citing specifically the iPhone 3GS mobile phone and iPod Nano portable music player. Judge James Gildea of the International Trade Commission (ITC) said in his initial determination that Apple did not violate the Nokia patents.  The complaint...

2011-03-10 08:09:00

DUBAI, UAE, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin Megastore announced today that it is opening the first Apple shop in the United Arab Emirates at the Virgin Megastore, Mall of The Emirates, Dubai. The Apple shop will open on Wednesday, March 16th at 5:00 p.m. The new Apple shop will offer both new and existing Mac users the opportunity to discover the full range of Apple desktops and notebooks, including the award-winning MacBook, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro and iMac, along with a range of...

2011-02-25 05:45:00

Apple Inc. released a new lineup of MacBook Pro laptop computers on Thursday, which feature next generation processors and graphics, Intel's Thunderbolt technology and a new FaceTime HD camera for video chat and other applications. "The entire MacBook Pro line is up to twice as fast as the previous generation," the company said in a statement. "The new MacBook Pro brings next generation dual and quad Core processors, high performance graphics, Thunderbolt technology and FaceTime HD to the...

2011-02-24 10:58:44

South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., in an attempt to steal away a bit of thunder from Apple's recently released next generation MacBook Air, launched an ultra-slim notebook on Thursday, Reuters reports. Samsung, flexing its muscle as one of the stronger rivals, hopes to counter Apple's products with its own high-end notebook computer. Named the "9-Series", the stylish notebook offers a 13.1-inch screen and weighs in at less than 3 lbs. The company also plans to launch a smaller...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.