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Macessity intros TrayStation convertible laptop stand

Macessity's TrayStation pulls dual duty as both an ergonomic laptop stand and a desktop or laptop cooling tray.

Kanex adapter gets digital audio, video to HDMI

Kanex's new adapter takes Mini DisplayPort video and digital audio from a Mac and runs it down a single HDMI cable to an HDTV.

iFixit tears down the Magic Mouse

Apple’s new touchy Magic Mouse bares all at the hands of the iFixit crew, who once again work their dastardly destruction.

Apple clears up 'disc' and 'disk' confusion

One's a removable volume you put in your computer—the other's magnetic media. But which one is which?

New iMacs and more

In this week’s special-edition episode we look at the “two” in the week’s one-two punch—Monday’s spectacular quarterly earnings and today’s raft of new Apple hardware.

Apple quietly updates AirPort Extreme, Time Capsule

Amidst all the big Mac updates announed Tuesday, Apple has also updated its AirPort Extreme and Time Capsule units with faster performance.

New aluminum-clad Apple Remote arrives

Apple released a new Apple Remote today, longer and clad in aluminum.

Apple unveils multi-touch Magic Mouse

Apple's replaced its existing Mighty Mouse pointing device with the new Magic Mouse, which foregoes the rollerball in favor of a multi-touch surface.

'Mighty Mouse' trademark awarded, but not to CBS or Apple

Another company has been awarded rights to the name "Mighty Mouse," which may leave Apple in want of a new moniker.

Wacom releases new Bamboo tablet line

Wacom's new line of tablets sports a streamlined design and multi-touch gestures, and eliminates the mouse.

USB Overdrive 3.0 adds 64-bit Snow Leopard support

Version 3.0 of Alessandro Levi Montalcini's venerable USB Overdrive utility for interfacing with USB input devices adds support for 64-bit Snow Leopard and more.

Logitech intros Portable Lapdesk N315

Logitech has announced the Portable Lapdesk N315, a lightweight, heat-blocking notebook perch for your lap, complete with a slide-out mousepad.

The $300 student challenge

Can this recent grad stock a basic Mac laptop with all the college essentials without going over budget?