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Firmware updates address MacBook battery issues

Apple on Wednesday unveiled three firmware updates designed to address issues with older batteries in its MacBook line of laptop computers.

The Macalope Weekly: Unreasonable expectations

Apple disappointed Wall Street? Again?!

The Week in Mac Accessories: Shellin' out

This week's list of new Mac accessories includes protection for your laptop, as well as the latest in Thunderbolt and Lightning.

Predictions: What Apple will release in 2013

Macworld's Dan Moren and Lex Friedman prognosticate about the products they think Apple will likely release this year.

Review: Gumdrop's DropSleeve provides durable protection for MacBooks

The DropSleeve won’t save your laptop from a crushing weight, but the EVA material and design, along with rubber interior bumpers, offer a good amount of shock and scratch protection in a minimal sleeve design.

Drexel University's MacBook vending machine lets you keep your laptop at home

What if you could borrow a laptop to use for just one class? A new vending machine at Drexel University could let you do just that.

The Macalope Daily: Triumph

Ultrabooks rule the world! Sort of. OK, not at all.

DVD-less Snow Leopard installation on older Mac

You're faced with an older Mac with a broken media drive, now DVD drive of your own, and only a disk image of the Snow Leopard installer. How do you proceed? Chris Breen shows the way.

2012 in review: The year in Mac

The Mac had a big year in 2012, with several major product revamps, a new operating system, and record sales. Dan Moren runs the highlight reel.

Great accessories that match your Mac

We’ve rounded up an impressive assortment of accessories that will blend right in with the aluminum-and-black motif of an Apple-centric home or office.