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Apple MacBook Air EFI update to fix bug causes systems to crash – Tech Times

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014

Have you been experiencing some issues lately with your MacBook Air? If you have the mid-2011 model, it is advised that you postpone its update until further notice. (Photo : Julien Gong Min) The MacBook Air EFI had its version of 2.9 update released the previous week in order to address some issues found in the mid-2011 hardware. The latter is said to run OS X…

OS X Yosemite to Launch in Late October, 12-inch Retina MacBook and 4K … – Mac Rumors

Posted: Thursday, July 24, 2014

Following an earlier report on the launch of the iPhone 6 and iOS 8, 9to5Mac has released a second report with details on OS X Yosemite and Apple’s fall Mac plans. As has been previously mentioned, OS X Yosemite will launch in October, following iOS 8’s September release alongside the iPhone 6. The final Yosemite Developer Preview is expected to be seeded to developers on September 29, with a final…

Some Brief Thoughts About Apple’s MacBook Air ‘Stickers’ Ad – TechCrunch

Posted: Thursday, July 24, 2014

Yesterday Apple released a new ‘Stickers’ ad for the MacBook Air. I found it interesting for a few reasons. Bangs and dents mean these things get used. It emphasizes the reliability of the MacBook Air by showing that some of them have scuffs and scrapes. It’s rare in that it shows Apple products in a non-retail-box condition. The only recent personalization example I can find is iPhones in cases, which are shown in its ‘Powerful’…

4K iMac or Thunderbolt Display tipped for Yosemite debut – SlashGear

Posted: Thursday, July 24, 2014

Chris Davies Apple’s desktop Mac line may finally be getting the Retina update OS X users have been hoping for, with chatter of a 4K model headed to stores around October. Although Retina display technology is already offered on the MacBook Pro and across Apple’s iPhone and iPad line, so far the Mac Pro and iMac have stuck with their lower pixel-density panels, despite both computers being easily capable of…

Apple could release 12-inch Retina MacBook and 4K iMac or monitor late this year – Digital Trends

Posted: Thursday, July 24, 2014

A new report states that Apple could be releasing a pair of new Mac units sometime this fall. Citing anonymous sources, one of these units could be a MacBook that measures 12-inches diagonally, but will be significantly thinner and somewhat lighter than current units, and equipped with a Retina display as well. However, it’s currently unclear whether Apple will refer to this unit as a MacBook Air, or a MacBook Pro. On top…

Apple Prepping 4K iMac, 12-Inch MacBook for October Launch – Gotta Be Mobile

Posted: Thursday, July 24, 2014

Surrounding the many Apple rumors already floating around, the company is said to be working on several new Mac products that could be launched in October. The rumor mill is already working overtime to cope with all of the Apple rumors that have already sprung up over the last couple of months, including new details on the iPhone 6, iPad Air 2, and the iPad mini 3. Plus, iOS 8…