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MacBook Pro 2017 latest rumours – UK release date, price, features, specifications – coming this year, but don’t … – Macworld UK

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

When will Apple release the new MacBook Pro for 2017? And what UK prices, tech specs and new features should we expect from the new MacBook Pro 2017? New MacBook Pro models were released in October 2016, but we’re already looking ahead to the next update of the MacBook Pro for 2017. In this article we round up and analyse all the rumours related to the new MacBook Pro 2017 – its…

Pour One out for the MacBook Air: Apple’s Workhorse for Photographers Left for Dead – Fstoppers

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Apple’s MacBook Air isn’t long for this world. When Apple announced its new lineup of MacBook Pros in October, absent from the update party was the MacBook Air. In fact, Apple quietly removed the 11-inch model from the website around the same time, leaving only the 13 inch to soldier on for the time being. It’s not a good sign for photographers invested in the Apple ecosystem (that’s a lot of us)…

MacBook Pro Touch Bar: cool effects, worryingly easy to hack – BGR

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Every year, skilled coders at the annual Pwn2Own hacking conference get to work and remind us that no piece of software is impervious from targeted attacks. Last year, for example, hackers at the conference managed to exploit all four major web browsers, including Safari, Firefox, IE, and Google Chrome. This year at the 10th anniversary of the Pwn2Own competition, hackers managed to exploit a security hole in Safari and take over the…

Pour One out for the MacBook Air: Apple’s Workhorse for Photographers Left for Dead – Fstoppers

Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017

Apple’s MacBook Air isn’t long for this world. When Apple announced its new lineup of MacBook Pros in October, absent from the update party was the MacBook Air. In fact, Apple quietly removed the 11-inch model from the website around the same time, leaving only the 13 inch to soldier on for the time being. It’s not a good sign for photographers invested in the Apple ecosystem (that’s a lot of us)…

This laptop-bricking USB stick just got even more dangerous – ZDNet

Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017

(Image: USBKill) Remember that USB stick that would destroy almost anything in its path, from laptops, photo booths, kiosks, to even cars? Now there’s a new version, and it’s even more dangerous than before. In case you missed it the first time around, a Hong Kong-based company built a weaponized pocket-sized USB stick, which when plugged into a device, will rapidly charge its capacitors from the USB power supply and…

Microsoft’s Surface Book 2 could be a regular laptop and arrive next month – The Verge

Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017

Microsoft surprised everyone with its unveiling of the Surface Book laptop with a detachable display, but the software maker might not bring this tablet feature to its Surface Book 2. DigiTimes reports that Microsoft’s new Surface Book has entered mass production and could be unveiled by the end of the month or April. The timing is hardly surprising given persistent rumors about the Surface Book successor over the past year,…