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One More Reason To Love A Mac...You Get Better Rooms
2012-06-26 12:20:46

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com There's a reason Apple makes so much money: It's products have higher price margins than others, and they are able to get more people to spend the extra bucks by making something beautiful, powerful and reliable. This conversation always seems to make its way to our collective forethought anytime a new iPad or iPhone rolls off the line. Some site like isuppli.com will release a statement, saying they tore the device apart and based on their analysis, the...

Dell's New XPS Lineup Of Ultrabooks Look Great, Perform Well
2012-06-26 11:02:58

John Neumann for redOrbit.com Dell has announced a couple of new additions to its ultrabook and near-ultrabook line of  high-end XPS laptop series named XPS 14 and XPS 15. These two new computers join the current XPS 13 in a more pleasing design and propelling Dell toward thinner, snazzier ultrabook-style mobile laptops. The earlier, 13-inch XPS was made of machined aluminum with a tapered design mimicking Apple´s MacBook Air. The XPS 14, and its big brother, the also-new XPS...

Start Saving Your Pennies, The Next iPhone Might Have A 19-inch Connector
2012-06-22 06:39:59

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com With WWDC over and done with (not to mention a new MacBook Pro and Operating System to save up for) we can now safely turn our attention back to the joy ride that is iPhone rumors. We didn´t get any real indication as to what the new iPhone will look like during this year´s Keynote, though we did get a pretty good confirmation on a fall release date. So let´s take some time to catch up: As it stands, most are still claiming the next...

2012-06-17 23:01:32

Aware Bear Computer Repair located on 5 Monroe Avenue in Pittsford, New York announced this week a $39 in store flat fee laptop and notebook dc jacks in the greater Rochester, New York. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) June 17, 2012 “Laptop and notebook computer users can take advantage of Aware Bear Computer Repair in store dc jack repair in Rochester, New York. Aware Bear Computers can save Rochestarians, hundreds of dollars by repairing a bad dc jack on a laptop or notebook motherboard. All...

Applesauce: All Thing Apple – June 16, 2012
2012-06-16 09:22:37

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com So, what have we learned this week? We´ve learned that Apple still has it, releasing some impressive updates to their MacBook Air and MacBook Pro lines, not to mention the beautiful, unrepairable MacBook Pro with Retina Display. We´ve learned Apple hasn´t been resting on their laurels, as they announced some updates and improvements to their Mac OS X and iOS platforms. Predictions before WWDC were a dime a dozen, and while some of...

On A Shelf Of PC Clones, Vizio Is Standing Out With Innovative Designs
2012-06-15 12:32:12

John Neumann for redOrbit.com Is a PC-maker finally understanding that consumers are clamoring for more than ugly boxes with their computers? In a presentation with tech partners Intel and Microsoft, along with retailer Walmart, Vizio CEO and founder William Wang and CTO Matt McRae discussed the current crop of PC's available in the market and highlighted their lack of innovative design. Vizio seeks to remedy that with a line of new, sleek form factors that eliminates, or lessens,...

Apple's Admission Of Weakness
2012-06-15 08:07:15

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com Tim Cook and Crew had plenty to say during this year´s WWDC Keynote. In addition to announcing updates to some of their existing hardware, such as their MacBook Air and MacBook Pros, they also released a brand new slab of aluminum in their MacBook Pro with Retina Display. After the cameras disappeared and the various members of the live-blogging press dissipated, they also quietly announced an incredibly modest update to their Mac Pro line, though...

Apple MBP
2012-06-13 09:52:50

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com Not all that glitters is gold, my friend. Likewise, not every work of art is easily repairable. Or something like that. Apple wowed us when they announced and subsequently released their newest line of laptops, the MacBook Pro with Retina Display this week at their WWDC 2012 keynote. Now, as they are known to do, the repair geeks at iFixit have managed a way to put this new aluminum-clad beauty under the Pentalobe screwdriver and take a peak inside. Now,...

2012-06-11 23:02:45

New MacBooks announced and details on iOS6 and OS X Mountain Lion released at Apple's yearly Worldwide Developers Conference. Social Media Agency, fishbat, examines some of the implications for social media, Mac users, and the Apple's progress. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) June 11, 2012 On June 11, 2012 Apple hosted its yearly Worldwide Developers Conference. There were several announcements made, much of it thrilling but not necessarily surprising those in attendance or those watching a stream of...

2012-06-11 17:16:32

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com Today's keynote was one of Apple´s most anticipated to date, and while rumors usually run hot just before any Apple presentation or press event, there was something extra in the air as we approached WWDC 2012. With talk of a TV in the future and an as-of-yet unannounced new iPhone running wild on rumor sites, Apple stood ready to surprise us all. They could have announced everything, or they could have announced nothing. Either way, they would have...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'