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Spec showdown: Surface Book vs. MacBook Pro, from cheapest to priciest

If there was any doubt which product Microsoft was gunning for, the spec sheet makes it abundantly clear.

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Report: Apple will replace Retina MacBook Pro screens with bad coating

Has the anti-reflective coating on your Retina MacBook Pro taken a beating for no good reason? If so, Apple is reportedly offering a free fix.

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Turns out: Apple offers prorated AppleCare refunds

Did you know you can get a partial refund from unused portions of AppleCare and AppleCare+? Neither did we.

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12 extreme, obscenely expensive laptop bags

All laptop bags are not created equally … and some cost a lot more than others. These 12 lavish notebook satchels may not be in your price range (unless you're a Saudi prince) but they're sure to inspire envy, confusion, disdain, or some odd combination of these emotions.

Microsoft Surface Book: What you need to know

The Surface Book is Microsoft's first convertible computer and will start shipping October 26, 2015 and start at $1,499.

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Why the iPad won’t replace the MacBook as my main work tool any time soon

While iOS 9 and the latest batch of iPads have some impressive productivity features, there are some things that the MacBook just does better.

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Apple releases firmware update for new MacBook Pro

Apply it now and save your data.

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The dwindling arms race of 'specs'

Apple doesn't seem to put much emphasis on specs anymore, but that's not necessarily a bad thing. Dan Moren explains.

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Podcast: Beta think twice, it's all right

Glenn and Susie discuss whether it's smart to put betas of iOS and OS X on your everyday devices. Plus, we praise our experience with the new MacBook and gripe about early Apple Watch apps.

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The PowerBook G4 Titanium still looks great next to today's MacBook Air

From the right-side-up Apple logo to the incredibly thin bezel, the TiBook is pretty advanced for a 14-year-old laptop.

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Got a new MacBook? USB Target Disk Mode works with the right cable (which Apple doesn't sell)

Now you see it, now you don't. Wait, it's back! Apple introduces first Target Disk Mode for MacBook with lots of qualifications.

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Podcast: Apple Watch try-ons, WWDC, and the case of the missing MacBook

Caitlin and Leah got to try on everything, including their beloved rose gold Apple Watch Edition, and share their (quite different) experiences. Susie and Glenn just wanted to buy a MacBook on "ship" day, hrrmph.

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Apple's new 12-inch MacBook closely guards its secrets with screws, solder, and glue

iFixit took apart Apple's latest Retina MacBook to see what makes it tick, and it wasn't easy.

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New MacBook available for order, but missing from Apple Stores

If you want a new MacBook today, prepare to be disappointed.

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Podcast: It's New Stuff Week, and Apple's servers are about to get a workout

Apple Watch preorders start this week. The new MacBook will ship. All at the same time as a little movie called Star Wars finally hits iTunes.

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Ode to the 12-inch PowerBook G4, Apple's first desktop-quality laptop

Apple's little dynamo ushered in a new era of portable (dare we say rugged?) laptops that perform like desktops, and the new 12-inch MacBook is its spiritual successor.