AppleInsider - Mac Hardware - Recent Changeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the appleinsider community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:09:24 +0000Apple's legacy MacBook Pro with CD/DVD SuperDrive lives on with $100 price cuthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181603/apples-legacy-macbook-pro-with-cd-dvd-superdrive-lives-on-with-100-price-cut "Though it lacks a Retina display and features a thicker, heavier design, spinning hard..."threadTue, 29 Jul 2014 12:01:51 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 29 Jul 2014 12:01:51 +0000#34216251Apple refreshes MacBook Pro with Retina display lineup with faster CPUs, more RAM standardhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181601/apple-refreshes-macbook-pro-with-retina-display-lineup-with-faster-cpus-more-ram-standard "Apple on Tuesday refreshed its MacBook Pro with Retina display line of laptops,..."threadTue, 29 Jul 2014 09:21:52 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 29 Jul 2014 09:21:52 +0000#34216197New MacBook Pros with 16GB RAM standard & faster CPUs rumored to launch Tuesdayhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181584/new-macbook-pros-with-16gb-ram-standard-faster-cpus-rumored-to-launch-tuesday "Apple's MacBook Pro lineup, in both the 13- and 15-inch varieties, is now rumored to..."threadMon, 28 Jul 2014 12:09:50 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 28 Jul 2014 12:09:50 +0000#34215455Rumor: In-store signage outs speed-bumped MacBook Pros, 16GB of RAM to come standardhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181581/rumor-in-store-signage-outs-speed-bumped-macbook-pros-16gb-of-ram-to-come-standard "A photo out of China on Sunday supposedly shows iPad-based Apple Store signage..."threadSun, 27 Jul 2014 22:28:44 +0000AppleInsiderSun, 27 Jul 2014 22:28:44 +0000#34215185Recent Amazon trade-in experience?http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181576/recent-amazon-trade-in-experience "I just jumped on the Best Buy student promotion for a new MacBook Air and will be..."threadSun, 27 Jul 2014 01:30:11 +0000acgoodSun, 27 Jul 2014 01:30:11 +0000#34214474Apple spending on manufacturing & parts sees biggest increase since 2007 launch of first iPhonehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181563/apple-spending-on-manufacturing-parts-sees-biggest-increase-since-2007-launch-of-first-iphone "The data in Apple's recently released 10-Q filing reveals the company has invested..."threadFri, 25 Jul 2014 13:12:16 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 25 Jul 2014 13:12:16 +0000#34213464Rumor: Production for new iPad mini, iPad Air, & 5.5" 'iPhone 6' pushed to Sept.http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181562/rumor-production-for-new-ipad-mini-ipad-air-5-5-iphone-6-pushed-to-sept "A Friday morning rumor out of the Far East suggests that only one of Apple's..."threadFri, 25 Jul 2014 13:02:54 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 25 Jul 2014 13:02:54 +0000#34213457Swatch denies rumor it's working with Apple on 'iWatch'http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181546/swatch-denies-rumor-its-working-with-apple-on-iwatch "Swiss watchmaker Swatch has moved to quickly extinguish rumors that claimed it is..."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 12:16:17 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 24 Jul 2014 12:16:17 +0000#34212670Apple reportedly working with Swatch, other watchmakers to roll out multiple 'iWatch' deviceshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181539/apple-reportedly-working-with-swatch-other-watchmakers-to-roll-out-multiple-iwatch-devices "As rumors of Apple's anticipated entry into the smartwatch sector mount, a report on..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 22:38:58 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 23 Jul 2014 22:38:58 +0000#34212390Apple R&D spending spiked $425M last quarter, reaching record $1.6Bhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181533/apple-r-d-spending-spiked-425m-last-quarter-reaching-record-1-6b "Apple continues to invest heavily in research in development, with a 36 percent..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 15:05:18 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 23 Jul 2014 15:05:18 +0000#34211954US Patent office 'iWatch' sketch.http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181525/us-patent-office-iwatch-sketch "(spotted in yahoo) Released today (22nd July), US Patent 8,787,006 below has a sketch..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 01:27:56 +0000dobbyWed, 23 Jul 2014 01:27:56 +0000#34211482Users report install, crashing issues with latest MacBook Air EFI updatehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181524/users-report-install-crashing-issues-with-latest-macbook-air-efi-update "It appears Apple's most recent EFI update for mid-2011 Mac Book Air models contains a..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:26 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:26 +0000#34211408Intel rolls out faster Haswell CPUs possibly bound for MacBook Pro refreshhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181483/intel-rolls-out-faster-haswell-cpus-possibly-bound-for-macbook-pro-refresh "Intel on Sunday released a batch of new Core i5 and Core i7 Haswell processors for..."threadMon, 21 Jul 2014 23:34:52 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 21 Jul 2014 23:34:52 +0000#34210066Apple issues MacBook Air EFI update to address wake from sleep problems on mid-2011 modelshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181482/apple-issues-macbook-air-efi-update-to-address-wake-from-sleep-problems-on-mid-2011-models "Apple on Monday posted an EFI update for its thin-and-light MacBook Air, addressing two..."threadMon, 21 Jul 2014 21:41:58 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 21 Jul 2014 21:41:58 +0000#34209914Rumor: 12" Retina MacBook Air may be pushed back to 2015, next-gen models hit production in Augusthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181432/rumor-12-retina-macbook-air-may-be-pushed-back-to-2015-next-gen-models-hit-production-in-august "Rumors out of Taiwan on Friday claim Apple's anticipated 12-inch MacBook Air may be..."threadSat, 19 Jul 2014 01:23:03 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 19 Jul 2014 01:23:03 +0000#34208123Rumor: Apple's 'iWatch' will come in two sizes, three models when it launches this fallhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181371/rumor-apples-iwatch-will-come-in-two-sizes-three-models-when-it-launches-this-fall "Apple is said to be planning to release a wrist-worn device this fall with touchscreen..."threadTue, 15 Jul 2014 13:28:57 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 15 Jul 2014 13:28:57 +0000#34204935Model number for Apple's mystery iBeacon device may hint at upgrade to existing hardwarehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181361/model-number-for-apples-mystery-ibeacon-device-may-hint-at-upgrade-to-existing-hardware "A new Apple device revealed earlier this week in certification documents filed with the..."threadMon, 14 Jul 2014 20:05:56 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 14 Jul 2014 20:05:56 +0000#34204457Killer Deal: Save up to $250 on Apple's latest Macs plus get a 3-Year AppleCare Protection Plan for free (now with iMacs, Mac Pros & Mac minis)http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181356/killer-deal-save-up-to-250-on-apples-latest-macs-plus-get-a-3-year-applecare-protection-plan-for-free-now-with-imacs-mac-pros-mac-minis "As part of its ongoing effort to deliver the lowest prices anywhere on Apple's Macs and..."threadMon, 14 Jul 2014 15:43:20 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 14 Jul 2014 15:43:20 +0000#34204312Apple's surprising sales in emerging markets like China & Latin America keep Mac growth ahead of PC markethttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181352/apples-surprising-sales-in-emerging-markets-like-china-latin-america-keep-mac-growth-ahead-of-pc-market "Sales growth for Apple's Mac platform has outpaced the PC market for the 31st time in..."threadMon, 14 Jul 2014 12:00:10 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 14 Jul 2014 12:00:10 +0000#34204181Apple's secret plans for PrimeSense 3D tech hinted at by new itSeez3D iPad apphttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181331/apples-secret-plans-for-primesense-3d-tech-hinted-at-by-new-itseez3d-ipad-app "Apple has remained silent on its plans for PrimeSense, the 3D scanning firm it acquired..."threadFri, 11 Jul 2014 23:12:20 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 11 Jul 2014 23:12:20 +0000#34202754I ordered a MacProhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181329/i-ordered-a-macpro "I have been looking at this for months and today made the order.  Went with the low..."threadFri, 11 Jul 2014 21:40:19 +0000lanceh5Fri, 11 Jul 2014 21:40:19 +0000#34202697Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo: Apple "iWatch" mass production pushed back to November [u]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181315/analyst-ming-chi-kuo-apple-iwatch-mass-production-pushed-back-to-november-u "Industry consensus holds that Apple's so-called "iWatch" will see manufacture in..."threadFri, 11 Jul 2014 01:13:11 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 11 Jul 2014 01:13:11 +0000#34201951When do iMacs go into solid state storage by default?http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181268/when-do-imacs-go-into-solid-state-storage-by-default "I haven't made a post or a thread in a while so here I go. It's no secret I love my Mac..."threadTue, 08 Jul 2014 15:29:09 +0000WinterTue, 08 Jul 2014 15:29:09 +0000#34199442iWatch = Apple Television on the wrist.http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181229/iwatch-apple-television-on-the-wrist "Why no Apple Television, why so slow with an Apple Watch??? Could the iWatch be a..."threadSun, 06 Jul 2014 08:47:07 +0000ReviloaSun, 06 Jul 2014 08:47:07 +0000#34197601Apple hires sales director of Swiss watch maker TAG Heuer for anticipated 'iWatch' launchhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181129/apple-hires-sales-director-of-swiss-watch-maker-tag-heuer-for-anticipated-iwatch-launch "The sales director of luxury watch maker TAG Heuer, which also owns the brands Hublot..."threadFri, 04 Jul 2014 12:31:42 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 04 Jul 2014 12:31:42 +0000#34196622Apple continues exploring Liquidmetal manufacturing methodshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181117/apple-continues-exploring-liquidmetal-manufacturing-methods "Though Liquidmetal has yet to make a headline appearance in an Apple product, the..."threadThu, 03 Jul 2014 15:03:35 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 03 Jul 2014 15:03:35 +0000#34195808Rumor: Samsung lands orders to trial 14nm Apple 'A9' chips at New York fabhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181069/rumor-samsung-lands-orders-to-trial-14nm-apple-a9-chips-at-new-york-fab "Samsung Electronics and Globalfoundries are reportedly planning to begin building..."threadTue, 01 Jul 2014 12:34:00 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 01 Jul 2014 12:34:00 +0000#34194168upgrade to mavericks or wait for Yosemitehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/180985/upgrade-to-mavericks-or-wait-for-yosemite "Hi all, I have a 2008 macbook but not sure if it is early or late. No matter here is a..."threadSun, 29 Jun 2014 03:55:30 +0000plastermasterSun, 29 Jun 2014 03:55:30 +0000#34192435Apple's hire of former Atlas Wearables software engineer hints at deep 'iWatch' activity tracking capabilitieshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/180962/apples-hire-of-former-atlas-wearables-software-engineer-hints-at-deep-iwatch-activity-tracking-capabilities "With 'iWatch' rumors in full swing thanks to Google's recent push into the market, a..."threadThu, 26 Jun 2014 22:13:12 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 26 Jun 2014 22:13:12 +0000#34190963Apple continues to experiment with super-low pricing as new $1,099 iMac already discounted to $979, $830 for studentshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/180876/apple-continues-to-experiment-with-super-low-pricing-as-new-1-099-imac-already-discounted-to-979-830-for-students "Through its indirect channel of trusted resellers, Apple has become increasingly..."threadTue, 24 Jun 2014 16:03:04 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 24 Jun 2014 16:03:04 +0000#34188658Survey finds 14% of watch-wearers interested in hypothetical $350 Apple 'iWatch'http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/180870/survey-finds-14-of-watch-wearers-interested-in-hypothetical-350-apple-iwatch "Investment firm Piper Jaffray published the results of a new fashion-focused survey on..."threadTue, 24 Jun 2014 12:19:20 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 24 Jun 2014 12:19:20 +0000#34188384Rumor: Apple's 12-inch MacBook Air to enter production in Q3http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/180865/rumor-apples-12-inch-macbook-air-to-enter-production-in-q3 "A report out of East Asia on Tuesday claims Apple's partner manufacturers will begin..."threadTue, 24 Jun 2014 06:04:32 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 24 Jun 2014 06:04:32 +0000#34188185Apple rumored to improve durability of new Touch ID hardware in 2014 iPhones, iPadshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/180849/apple-rumored-to-improve-durability-of-new-touch-id-hardware-in-2014-iphones-ipads "With the Touch ID sensor expected to come to all of Apple's new iPhones and iPads later..."threadMon, 23 Jun 2014 12:25:43 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 23 Jun 2014 12:25:43 +0000#34187166Apple's 'iWatch' to pack in 10+ sensors for health & fitness tracking, to come in multiple sizes, WSJ sayshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/180819/apples-iwatch-to-pack-in-10-sensors-for-health-fitness-tracking-to-come-in-multiple-sizes-wsj-says "Reports about Apple's anticipated wearable wrist-borne device continue to take shape,..."threadFri, 20 Jun 2014 11:59:29 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 20 Jun 2014 11:59:29 +0000#34185418Rumor: Apple's 'iWatch' to have 'slightly rectangular' 2.5" display, wireless charginghttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/180812/rumor-apples-iwatch-to-have-slightly-rectangular-2-5-display-wireless-charging "A fresh set of rumors about Apple's anticipated "iWatch" were supplied on Thursday by..."threadThu, 19 Jun 2014 19:38:07 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 19 Jun 2014 19:38:07 +0000#34184880Teardown of Apple's low-end iMac reveals non-upgradeable soldered RAMhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/180793/teardown-of-apples-low-end-imac-reveals-non-upgradeable-soldered-ram "Hours after Apple released its low-cost 21.5-inch iMac on Wednesday, a teardown of the..."threadThu, 19 Jun 2014 00:28:23 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 19 Jun 2014 00:28:23 +0000#34184129With dearth of major chip upgrades from Intel, Apple opts for cheaper Macs in 2014http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/180781/with-dearth-of-major-chip-upgrades-from-intel-apple-opts-for-cheaper-macs-in-2014 "Apple fans hoping for significant Mac upgrades have been disappointed thus far in 2014,..."threadWed, 18 Jun 2014 13:50:12 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 18 Jun 2014 13:50:12 +0000#34183366Apple makes new low-end 1.4GHz iMac official with $1,099 starting pricehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/180780/apple-makes-new-low-end-1-4ghz-imac-official-with-1-099-starting-price "Apple on Wednesday formally launched its anticipated new low-end 21.5-inch iMac with a..."threadWed, 18 Jun 2014 12:15:13 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 18 Jun 2014 12:15:13 +0000#34183184Apple set to launch new low-end 21.5" iMac with dual-core 1.4GHz Intel Core i5 CPUhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/180779/apple-set-to-launch-new-low-end-21-5-imac-with-dual-core-1-4ghz-intel-core-i5-cpu "With Apple's online store down Wednesday morning, the company appears set to debut a..."threadWed, 18 Jun 2014 11:41:34 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 18 Jun 2014 11:41:34 +0000#34183153Best Buy student coupons cut new MacBook Airs to record low $650, Retina iPad minis to $300 [u]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/180753/best-buy-student-coupons-cut-new-macbook-airs-to-record-low-650-retina-ipad-minis-to-300-u "Best Buy for the next few weeks is serving up coupons to students that knock $150 off..."threadTue, 17 Jun 2014 17:21:22 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 17 Jun 2014 17:21:22 +0000#34182515excel performance on macbook prohttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/180626/excel-performance-on-macbook-pro "have my eyes on 13" macbook pro, the primary work related task is excel files. how does..."threadThu, 12 Jun 2014 16:07:58 +0000mervynyanThu, 12 Jun 2014 16:07:58 +0000#34179346