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MacBook in Oct. 14 event ad is 13.3″, aluminum, and not the MacBook Air

It’s hard to tell from the gloomy marketing shot, but the Apple logo is about 1.5 inches wide on my MacBook Pro. From that, this machine would appear to be under 13 inches wide, which would suggest a 13.3″ diagonal. … Continue reading

Macworld’s rules for buying Macs

I’ve just broken all the rules for buying a Mac; my colleagues think I’m dumb. I grabbed a relatively unpopular high-end model, the 17″ MacBook Pro with the 133dpi 1920x display, within weeks of an expected replacement from Apple. But … Continue reading