Tag Archives: MacBook Pro

Apple Pay adds a dozen new banks and credit unions in several countries

With Apple Pay only launching a bit over 2 years ago now, the amount of growth it’s got is outstanding. Today, the service is adding a dozen new banks and credit unions in the U.S., France, and Australia. Here’s the list: Bank of Central Florida Bankers’ Bank of Kansas BankCherokee Cal Poly Federal Credit Union Citizens Federal Credit…

Consumer Reports now recommends the MacBook Pro, reverses decision

Consumer Reports has published new results for the Late 2016 MacBook Pro after giving it the “Do Not Recommend” due to poor battery life. After retesting the battery on newer macOS software, CR has reversed their decision and now recommends the new MacBook Pro. The new test was made after Apple discovered a bug in Safari that would cause poor battery…

New MacBook Pro pushes Apple’s position in the PC industry

In Q4 2016 Apple released the all new MacBook Pro which featured tons of new features such as the Touch Bar, updated specs, and an all new design. With new data from Gartner and IDC, it shows that Apple is beginning to rise in the PC industry, despite the entire market starting to level off. During the fourth quarter of 2016, worldwide shipments of…

Schiller: Apple is working with Consumer Reports to understand their ‘do not recommend rating’ on latest MacBook Pro

Earlier this week Consumer Reports said that they ‘do not recommend’ the latest MacBook Pro. This is the first notebook the firm couldn’t recommend due to inconsistent battery life during their test. Now, Apple marketing head Phil Schiller says that the company is working with Consumer Reports to “understand” the tests. Working with CR to understand…

Consumer Reports isn’t recommending the 2016 MacBook Pro

Lots of users have been reporting poor battery life on their 2016 MacBook Pro. Now, however, Consumer Reports is out and has put their own twist on the notebook, and it’s not looking good there either. The firm says the 2016 MacBook Pro is the first MacBook to not reach e recommended ratings from the origination. In the breakdown post, Consumer…

LG says UltraFine 5K Display delayed with no confirmed dates

LG has now confirmed that its 5K UltraFine monitor, the one Apple recommends for use with the new MacBook Pro models, is being delayed. A company representative said that LG does not have a confirmed ship date yet. LG originally said that they will be available in ‘early December’ while Apple was more cautious on their website and said…