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Apple Fusion Drive
2012-10-25 12:23:31

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Among the surprises Tim Cook and Phil Schiller launched into the world during Tuesday´s Apple event was one small, seemingly innocuous detail called Fusion Drive. As Schiller described it, this new drive (available in the new iMacs and Mac Minis) was simply an alchemy of flash and physical disks resulting in a perfect mix of speed and storage. The way he had described it, it was easy to interpret Fusion Drive as little...

Big Mini Day For Apple?
2012-10-15 21:09:10

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online October 10th came and went last week, quiet as a mouse, nary an Apple press event invite sent. After Phillip Elmer-Dewitt first mentioned he had heard the October 10th date for invites for an October 17th event, many had assumed we´d be gearing up for new iPads this week. In fact, some case manufacturers also seemed to believe this rumor, shipping displays to Best Buy stores with a note instructing all employees not to open...

Keeping An Eye On Apple
2012-10-15 20:36:11

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Apple likes to choose some stunning images whenever they announce and/or show off their Retina displays. For instance, we´ve seen images of peacock feathers, roaming zebras, and even brightly colored hot air balloons, including screen grabs from the popular Pixar movie “UP.” However, when Apple released their impressive new 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display (the largest Retina display yet) they may have gotten...

2012-07-26 23:01:04

Hard Candy Cases debuts a premier Hard Shell Case for Apple´s new MacBook Pro 15” with Retina Display. Hard Candy´s Hard Shell Case provides users with eye-popping color and five times the protection in a form fitting shell that is easy to take on and off. The Hard Shell Case is also available for the Apple 11” MacBook Air and the Apple 13” MacBook Air. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 26, 2012 Hard Candy Cases debuts a premier Hard Shell Case for Apple´s new...

2012-07-13 17:17:46

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Is this the most Bob Mansfield has ever graced headlines in his entire career with Apple? And right before he leaves, too“¦shame. It doesn´t happen often, so be sure to remember today, July 13, 2012“¦the day Apple admitted they were wrong. It didn´t seem like it was going to be a big deal at first. Apple decided their new designs wouldn´t be compatible with EPEAT standards, so they jumped...

2012-07-11 11:10:53

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It stings to be disowned on your own turf: Just ask RIM. So, when Apple decided to build their MacBook Pro with Retina Display in a tightly contained shell, they may not have expected their own city to turn their back and block any purchase of their computers. Earlier this week, it was announced that Apple was seeking to withdraw from the EPEAT program, removing any subsequent certification given to their products. The Electronic...

2012-07-09 09:42:35

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Not only is Apple´s newest MacBook Pro with Retina Display the “least repairable laptop” on the market today, (or possibly ever) it could also be the reason why Apple is no longer seeking the approval from the Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) program. This certification – in either a gold, silver or bronze rating – is given to products which are found to be environmentally friendly,...

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