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Apple MacBook Pro Hailed "Best Performing Windows Laptop"
2013-04-25 10:14:10

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online In another case of "Compiling a Study To Prove What Everyone Already Knows," IT firm Soluto has just named the 13-inch MacBook Pro as the “Best Performing Windows Laptop” for April 2013. Longtime Mac users have known this to be true for years; those who have a legitimate need to use Windows programs have been running Microsoft´s OS on Macs with relative ease. Though Apple takes the number one and six spots on...

2008-10-16 09:40:00

Tired of being the target of Apple Inc's ads portraying PC users as uncool, Microsoft is doing something about it in a very political way. Just a few weeks ago, the company released a series of upbeat commercials stressing the diversity and hipness of Windows users. However, shortly before this week's huge product announcement from Apple, Microsoft started playing dirty. An email released Monday evening from Microsoft, titled "Why You'll Find Better Value in Windows PCs than Macs," is trying...

2008-10-07 21:00:22

By DAVID SHAMAH There is more than one way to peel an apple. And now, in Israel, there is more than one way to buy an Apple. And for that, the people at the local iDigital Apple outlet deserve lots of credit. Yes, you can still get Macs and other Apple products cheaper almost anywhere else in the world - but sometimes "cheaper" really isn't! As you've no doubt heard, the Israeli version of an Apple Store is up and running, in a 300-square-meter space in the Ramat Aviv Mall - very...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.