AppleInsider - Mac Hardware - Recent Changeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the appleinsider community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Sat, 31 Jan 2015 19:45:42 +0000Apple's stylus receiver concept would improve the precision of digital pen-based inputhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184560/apples-stylus-receiver-concept-would-improve-the-precision-of-digital-pen-based-input "As recent rumors have suggested Apple could offer a simple stylus to enhance a larger..."threadThu, 29 Jan 2015 15:29:11 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 29 Jan 2015 15:29:11 +0000#34384188eBay developing Apple Watch software with ties to iOS apphttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184540/ebay-developing-apple-watch-software-with-ties-to-ios-app "Apple Watch owners may never need to worry about being outbid in an eBay auction again,..."threadWed, 28 Jan 2015 02:46:12 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 28 Jan 2015 02:46:12 +0000#34382824Samsung reportedly nabs 75% of Apple's next-gen 'A9' SoC ordershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184500/samsung-reportedly-nabs-75-of-apples-next-gen-a9-soc-orders "Samsung has won a huge percentage of orders for the production of Apple's..."threadMon, 26 Jan 2015 09:17:17 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 26 Jan 2015 09:17:17 +0000#34381200Will there be a new MacPro in 2015 ?http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184465/will-there-be-a-new-macpro-in-2015 "Hi there...   I currently have a MacPro 2010 (Mid 2010), 2 x 2.93 GHz 6-Core Intel..."threadFri, 23 Jan 2015 09:35:24 +0000CreativeAntoFri, 23 Jan 2015 09:35:24 +0000#34379104Supposed 12" MacBook Air display assembly shown off in new photo sethttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184463/supposed-12-macbook-air-display-assembly-shown-off-in-new-photo-set "A fresh set of photos from the Far East popped up online Friday purporting to show an..."threadFri, 23 Jan 2015 05:35:08 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 23 Jan 2015 05:35:08 +0000#34379035Rumor: Apple shooting for 19 hours of Apple Watch battery life under normal conditions, 2.5 hours 'heavy' usehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184449/rumor-apple-shooting-for-19-hours-of-apple-watch-battery-life-under-normal-conditions-2-5-hours-heavy-use "Apple is targeting 19 hours of battery life under mixed usage conditions for its..."threadThu, 22 Jan 2015 22:24:26 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 22 Jan 2015 22:24:26 +0000#34378616Developer NimbleBit announces Apple Watch support for upcoming letter puzzle gamehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184425/developer-nimblebit-announces-apple-watch-support-for-upcoming-letter-puzzle-game "Third-party app developer NimbleBit, known for 8-bit style real-time simulation games,..."threadThu, 22 Jan 2015 03:31:07 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 22 Jan 2015 03:31:07 +0000#34377971TAG Heuer CEO calls Apple Watch biggest threat to traditional timepieces, says likely to wear onehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184396/tag-heuer-ceo-calls-apple-watch-biggest-threat-to-traditional-timepieces-says-likely-to-wear-one "Just months after Jean-Claude Biver voiced harsh criticism over Apple Watch, the TAG..."threadWed, 21 Jan 2015 04:03:42 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 21 Jan 2015 04:03:42 +0000#34376812With Apple Watch near, FDA clarifies regulatory stance on health-tracking wearableshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184390/with-apple-watch-near-fda-clarifies-regulatory-stance-on-health-tracking-wearables "The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued preliminary guidance that defines the..."threadTue, 20 Jan 2015 14:05:24 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 20 Jan 2015 14:05:24 +0000#34376322Intel CEO confident chipmaker can keep powering Apple's Macs by innovatinghttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184349/intel-ceo-confident-chipmaker-can-keep-powering-apples-macs-by-innovating "Amid increasing chatter that Apple may consider migrating the Mac to its own in-house..."threadFri, 16 Jan 2015 15:19:54 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 16 Jan 2015 15:19:54 +0000#34373679Five barriers that might hold Apple back from moving Intel Macs to custom ARM chipshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184347/five-barriers-that-might-hold-apple-back-from-moving-intel-macs-to-custom-arm-chips "Shortly after Apple introduced its first custom A4 Application Processor in 2010 to..."threadFri, 16 Jan 2015 13:24:07 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 16 Jan 2015 13:24:07 +0000#34373619Apple concept shows how Touch ID home button could serve as more complex input controller http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184338/apple-concept-shows-how-touch-id-home-button-could-serve-as-more-complex-input-controller "The technology that drives the Touch ID home button could be used for much more than..."threadThu, 15 Jan 2015 18:54:48 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 15 Jan 2015 18:54:48 +0000#34373018Why Apple might consider leaving Intel's x86 for its own ARM chips in future Macshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184323/why-apple-might-consider-leaving-intels-x86-for-its-own-arm-chips-in-future-macs "Though many will scoff at the notion of an iPad and Mac that draw from the same family..."threadWed, 14 Jan 2015 20:27:31 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 14 Jan 2015 20:27:31 +0000#34372014Apple brings 2TB Mac mini configuration back to online storehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184298/apple-brings-2tb-mac-mini-configuration-back-to-online-store "After a brief hiatus, Apple's high-capacity 2TB Mac mini has returned to the Online..."threadWed, 14 Jan 2015 00:35:23 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 14 Jan 2015 00:35:23 +0000#34371314Via PatentlyApple: GoPro getting competition from Applehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184295/via-patentlyapple-gopro-getting-competition-from-apple "<a href="http://www.patentlyapple.com/patently-apple/2015/01/apple-granted-a-patent-for-a-superi" target="_blank">http://www.patentlyapple.com/patently-apple/2015/01/apple-granted-a-patent-for-a-superi</a>..."threadTue, 13 Jan 2015 22:09:23 +0000mdriftmeyerTue, 13 Jan 2015 22:09:23 +0000#34371199Rumor: Apple's new 12-inch MacBook Air with Retina display to launch this quarterhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184288/rumor-apples-new-12-inch-macbook-air-with-retina-display-to-launch-this-quarter "Apple's anticipated MacBook Air with 12-inch Retina display could launch as soon as..."threadTue, 13 Jan 2015 13:29:15 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 13 Jan 2015 13:29:15 +0000#34370738Apple's rumored 12" MacBook Air may aggressively target mobility with USB 3.1 Type-Chttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184254/apples-rumored-12-macbook-air-may-aggressively-target-mobility-with-usb-3-1-type-c "The latest rumors of a new 12-inch MacBook Air model describe an ultra-thin laptop that..."threadSat, 10 Jan 2015 10:42:17 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 10 Jan 2015 10:42:17 +0000#34369067ipod touch 6?http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184250/ipod-touch-6 "What is the story with the next iPod? Will it be discontinued or will a new model be..."threadFri, 09 Jan 2015 19:20:54 +0000GraphiteFri, 09 Jan 2015 19:20:54 +0000#34368755Cheap Chinese Apple Watch copycat appears at CES, less than 4 months after Apple unveilinghttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184249/cheap-chinese-apple-watch-copycat-appears-at-ces-less-than-4-months-after-apple-unveiling "Before the Apple Watch hits the market early this year, a Chinese company was at this..."threadFri, 09 Jan 2015 18:55:31 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 09 Jan 2015 18:55:31 +0000#34368734Samsung, ASE tapped to build Apple Watch's S1 processing module - reporthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184246/samsung-ase-tapped-to-build-apple-watchs-s1-processing-module-report "Apple will reportedly turn to longtime supplier and sometimes-rival Samsung to..."threadFri, 09 Jan 2015 15:58:21 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 09 Jan 2015 15:58:21 +0000#34368640Apple rumored to start Apple Watch sales in March, retail training in Februaryhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184186/apple-rumored-to-start-apple-watch-sales-in-march-retail-training-in-february "Fresh rumors on Tuesday claim Apple is looking to roll out its hotly anticipated Apple..."threadTue, 06 Jan 2015 21:59:40 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 06 Jan 2015 21:59:40 +0000#34366574Fitness tracker users are older & richer, early smartwatch adopters mostly young men, survey findshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184179/fitness-tracker-users-are-older-richer-early-smartwatch-adopters-mostly-young-men-survey-finds "With a glut of fitness trackers and smartwatches being introduced this week at CES..."threadTue, 06 Jan 2015 15:48:48 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 06 Jan 2015 15:48:48 +0000#34366368Updgading memory on MacBook Pro (non-retina) - Cost?http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184166/updgading-memory-on-macbook-pro-non-retina-cost "This morning, a cup of coffee spelled (or spilled in this case?) the demise of our..."threadMon, 05 Jan 2015 19:34:25 +0000BenjerMon, 05 Jan 2015 19:34:25 +0000#34365861Intel officially unveils full Broadwell-based Intel Core CPU lineuphttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184163/intel-officially-unveils-full-broadwell-based-intel-core-cpu-lineup "Chip giant Intel on Monday took the covers off if its oft-delayed fifth-generation..."threadMon, 05 Jan 2015 16:55:53 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 05 Jan 2015 16:55:53 +0000#34365713First Apple Watch advertising platform announced by TapSense [u]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184161/first-apple-watch-advertising-platform-announced-by-tapsense-u "With the release of the Apple Watch around the corner, one advertising platform aims to..."threadMon, 05 Jan 2015 15:51:25 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 05 Jan 2015 15:51:25 +0000#34365646T-Mobile CEO predicts Apple Watch will be tipping point for wearables, 'phablet' sales to growhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184102/t-mobile-ceo-predicts-apple-watch-will-be-tipping-point-for-wearables-phablet-sales-to-grow "Outspoken T-Mobile U.S. Chief Executive John Legere published a series of predictions..."threadTue, 30 Dec 2014 20:34:25 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 30 Dec 2014 20:34:25 +0000#34362960Conflicting reports claim TSMC, Samsung each have upper hand for building Apple's 'A9' chiphttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184101/conflicting-reports-claim-tsmc-samsung-each-have-upper-hand-for-building-apples-a9-chip "The outlook remains murky for Apple's anticipated "A9" processor, expected to arrive in..."threadTue, 30 Dec 2014 19:45:18 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 30 Dec 2014 19:45:18 +0000#34362941Apple's latest Mac Pro continues to cause problems for professional usershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184099/apples-latest-mac-pro-continues-to-cause-problems-for-professional-users "One year after its release, Apple's radically redesigned Mac Pro remains a source of..."threadTue, 30 Dec 2014 16:22:30 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 30 Dec 2014 16:22:30 +0000#34362826Rumor: Apple considering return to 4-inch form factor in 2015 with 'iPhone 6s mini'http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184028/rumor-apple-considering-return-to-4-inch-form-factor-in-2015-with-iphone-6s-mini "Though Apple moved on from the 4-inch screen size this year with the launch of the..."threadTue, 23 Dec 2014 14:34:26 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 23 Dec 2014 14:34:26 +0000#34359662Apple's Mac EFI found vulnerable to bootkit attack via rogue Thunderbolt deviceshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184018/apples-mac-efi-found-vulnerable-to-bootkit-attack-via-rogue-thunderbolt-devices "At next week's Chaos Communication Congress in Germany, a researcher will demonstrate a..."threadMon, 22 Dec 2014 19:17:39 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 22 Dec 2014 19:17:39 +0000#34359253Rumor: Apple's 12" MacBook Air with Retina display to enter production in Q1 2015http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184015/rumor-apples-12-macbook-air-with-retina-display-to-enter-production-in-q1-2015 "Apple's supply chain are said to be gearing up for mass production of the long-rumored..."threadMon, 22 Dec 2014 13:06:04 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 22 Dec 2014 13:06:04 +0000#34358895Future iPhones could enhance security with combination of Touch ID & fingertip motionhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183971/future-iphones-could-enhance-security-with-combination-of-touch-id-fingertip-motion "Apple has shown interest in combining the use of its Touch ID fingerprint sensor with..."threadThu, 18 Dec 2014 14:33:35 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 18 Dec 2014 14:33:35 +0000#34357232Apple Watch Technologyhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183936/apple-watch-technology "Just a few a question for discussion/speculation:   1.) Will the Apple Watch track..."threadTue, 16 Dec 2014 20:28:42 +0000EasyCTue, 16 Dec 2014 20:28:42 +0000#34356214Mac mini for office fileserver questionshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183856/mac-mini-for-office-fileserver-questions "An office I work for is downsizing and moving, so I'm trying to figure out the best..."threadFri, 12 Dec 2014 02:01:17 +0000fastasleepFri, 12 Dec 2014 02:01:17 +0000#34353910 2008 Mac Pro Dual Quad vs 2011 Mac Mini http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183843/2008-mac-pro-dual-quad-vs-2011-mac-mini "Hello,   I'm currently using a 2011 Mac Mini with 8gb ram. I have an opportunity to..."threadThu, 11 Dec 2014 13:27:30 +0000dos0711Thu, 11 Dec 2014 13:27:30 +0000#34353395Rumor: Apple Watch set to begin mass production in Januaryhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183842/rumor-apple-watch-set-to-begin-mass-production-in-january "A questionable rumor out of Taiwan claims that Apple and manufacturing partner Quanta..."threadThu, 11 Dec 2014 13:13:12 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 11 Dec 2014 13:13:12 +0000#34353388Last Call: Free Apple SuperDrive and the lowest prices anywhere on MacBook + AppleCare bundles (save $200-$800); iMacs & Mac Pros toohttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183745/last-call-free-apple-superdrive-and-the-lowest-prices-anywhere-on-macbook-applecare-bundles-save-200-800-imacs-mac-pros-too "In yet another holiday deal that only AppleInsider can deliver, we've teamed up with..."threadFri, 05 Dec 2014 17:07:26 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 05 Dec 2014 17:07:26 +0000#34349106Rounding up the best Apple MacBook, iMac, Mac mini and Mac Pros deals of Black Friday 2014http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183635/rounding-up-the-best-apple-macbook-imac-mac-mini-and-mac-pros-deals-of-black-friday-2014 "With the 2014 shopping season now "officially" in full swing, finalized Apple Black..."threadFri, 28 Nov 2014 16:18:13 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 28 Nov 2014 16:18:13 +0000#34345183Which 2014 Mini Mac for Home Serverhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183633/which-2014-mini-mac-for-home-server "Hi All,   I am looking for some direction/points of view as to which model of the..."threadFri, 28 Nov 2014 16:00:02 +0000pembertoFri, 28 Nov 2014 16:00:02 +0000#34345176Black Friday sale delivers first Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display under $1000http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183623/black-friday-sale-delivers-first-apple-macbook-pro-with-retina-display-under-1000 "While most Apple-related Black Friday 2014 door busters to launch thus far have been..."threadThu, 27 Nov 2014 14:49:09 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 27 Nov 2014 14:49:09 +0000#34344760baby got backhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183620/baby-got-back "I think it goes under-appreciated how gorgeous the back of Apple Watch is. It's a real..."threadThu, 27 Nov 2014 04:44:57 +0000FilmantopiaThu, 27 Nov 2014 04:44:57 +0000#34344605Apple Watch website revamped with new UI and UX detailshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183612/apple-watch-website-revamped-with-new-ui-and-ux-details "Apple on Wednesday updated its dedicated Apple Watch website to include additional..."threadWed, 26 Nov 2014 23:58:07 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 26 Nov 2014 23:58:07 +0000#34344407Lowest Prices Ever: Apple's mid-2014 2.5Ghz 15-inch MacBook Pro (16GB, 512GB, 750M) for $2199; $300 off iMac 5K with AppleCare; up to $600 off Mac Pro http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183608/lowest-prices-ever-apples-mid-2014-2-5ghz-15-inch-macbook-pro-16gb-512gb-750m-for-2199-300-off-imac-5k-with-applecare-up-to-600-off-mac-pro "B&amp;H Photo is the latest Apple Authorized Reseller to begin rolling out some of its..."threadWed, 26 Nov 2014 21:03:29 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 26 Nov 2014 21:03:29 +0000#34344241Black Friday at MacMall kicks off with up to $300 off Retina MacBook Pros, $200 off Retina iMac, up to $600 off Mac Proshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183606/black-friday-at-macmall-kicks-off-with-up-to-300-off-retina-macbook-pros-200-off-retina-imac-up-to-600-off-mac-pros "MacMall's Black Friday sales are now in effect for Mac hardware, offering up to $300..."threadWed, 26 Nov 2014 20:15:17 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 26 Nov 2014 20:15:17 +0000#34344219