Tag Archives: MacBook Air

Tim Cook: ‘Stay tuned’ on Mac updates, they’re ‘very committed’

Tim Cook replied to a customer email regarding the lack of Mac updates, stating that he “loves the Mac” and Apple is “very committed” to the product. Cook also says “stay tuned,” suggesting that an update to the Mac is coming soon (via MacRumors). The authenticity of the email cannot be confirmed, however, it does appear to originate from Apple’s…

New Mac updates coming in October, iPad updates in 2017

Bloomberg reports that a Mac refresh for Apple’s entire lineup is coming in October, with new iPad enhancements coming in 2017. The report says Apple is working hard on software-related features to better optimize the Apple Pencil for the iPad Pro. The software release is said to be released as part of the iOS 10 release cycle, in the first half of…

Apple seeds macOS 10.12 beta 6 to developers

Along with other betas going out today, Apple has seeded its sixth beta of macOS 10.12 to developers. MacOS 10.12 Sierra packs some relatively major features such as Auto Unlock via Apple Watch, Apple Pay via iPhone, and Siri finally makes it debut on the Mac. The update is currently now available for developers only.  It’s not recommended to install…

Rumor: MacBook Air with USB-C, no launch timeframe set

Taiwanese website DigiTimes is reporting that Apple has plans to refresh its MacBook Air with USB-C ports. However, the report does not give a timeframe in which Apple will launch the new machine. Currently, Apple has decided to adopt the USB Type-C interface for its MacBook Air, while Asustek Computer and Hewlett-Packard (HP) are upgrading one of their…

Supply chain suggests new MacBook Airs this month, minor upgrades

According to a ‘reliable Chinese supplier’, Apple is planning to update the MacBook Air line this month, with this particular model going on sale in August (via Macotakara). While the site has a reasonably positive track record, this report makes no sense. Firstly, there’s been multiple sources that’ve noted that WWDC will be strictly software…

Latest OS X Server update suggests 2016 12-inch MacBook coming soon

Earlier this week Apple unveiled the 4-inch iPhone SE, 9.7-inch iPad Pro, and a few new Apple Watch bands at its “Let us loop you in” press event. As expected, Apple made no reference to Macs whatsoever during the event. But according to details given to 9to5Mac, Apple may be updating its Macbook line soon as there are references to an ‘early 2016’…