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Apple is reportedly on track to release its new MacBook Pro this fall

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Apple has already updated the iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch for the holiday season, but we’re still waiting on an update to the Mac lineup. There have been plenty of rumors about a totally redesigned MacBook Pro coming out this fall, and the reliable Mark Gurman at Bloomberg reported in his Power On newsletter that an M1X-powered MacBook Pro will arrive “in the next month.” Apple has typically held Mac-focused events in October or early November; the first M1-based Macs were announced in early November of last year.

As noted by 9to5Mac, Gurman predicts that there will be two M1X variants, both 10-core processors with eight high-performance cores and two efficiency cores. The difference between the two chips are in the graphics department — Apple may be offering an M1X with either 16 or 32 graphics cores. As for Apple’s other Macs, Gurman says that the company is working on a high-performance chip for a future Mac Pro, and an M2 for the MacBook Air, iMac and lower-end MacBook Pro models. 

Rumors have swirled all year long about Apple’s next MacBook Pro revision; the first 13-inch M1 model that was released last fall was essentially identical to the one it replaced, aside from the Apple Silicon inside. And Apple’s 16-inch MacBook Pro hasn’t been updated since it was released in late 2019, so the whole lineup is due for a refresh. 

Potential changes include new 14- and 16-inch models with a redesigned case that’ll bring back more ports like HDMI and an SD card slot. It might also bring back a MagSafe-style power charging port, and Apple is expected to drop the Touch Bar, which was first introduced with the 2016 MacBook Pro revision. 

Source: https://www.engadget.com/apple-new-macbook-pro-2021-m-1-x-152614042.html?src=rss
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New smartphone has more RAM than a Macbook

You can’t even buy an Apple-silicon Macbook with more than 16GB of RAM, but Asus’s new Republic of Gamers 5S Pro—a smartphone—has 18 of them.

The phones are very similar and definitely feel like “S” models. The main upgrade to both the Phone 5s and 5s Pro is the slightly faster Snapdragon 888+ 5G chip (the Adreno 660 GPU is the same as on the 888 chip) and the world’s first 360Hz touch sampling rate in any phone.

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Complete Mac Buyer’s Guide: Which One’s Right for You?

best-mac-for-you-27-featured.jpeg Despite there only being a few models in Apple’s computer lineup, it’s important to recognize they each fit their own niche. Whether you are searching for portability for travel or power for gaming, understanding which computer is right for you can be incredibly helpful as you make an expensive purchase. Browse through this complete Mac buyer’s guide to find which one is right for you. Related: How to Choose Between iPad Pro and MacBook Air Best for Games When it comes to gaming, the iMac lineup is undoubtedly the best place to start in this… Read more14691753.gif

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How to Stop the Spinning Wheel on your Mac

person-stressed-mac.jpg When you first got your Mac, chances are performance was a large consideration. While Mac computers perform very well in most cases, you’ll probably run into a couple of issues while using them. One of these is a rainbow-colored wheel which causes massive annoyance for many users. In this article, you’ll discover four ways to stop the Mac spinning wheel from ruining your productivity. Mac Spinning Wheel Colors You may have noticed that there are different colors of the Mac Spinning Wheel. Basically, the wheel means that your computer is busy performing a task. Usually, you’ll see it… Read more14689539.gif

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How to Forget a Wi-Fi Network on Mac

mac-sitting-on-desktop.jpg If you often travel with your MacBook, you’ll probably end up connecting to more Wi-Fi networks than you care to remember. Once you’ve finished using these networks, though, it’s likely that they remain somewhere on your computer. What can you do if you want to forget one or more of these? This article will walks you through how to forget a Wi-Fi network on your Mac. Related: Should You Use Public Wi-Fi Networks in 2021? Why You Should Forget a Wi-Fi Network on Your Mac Just as with your iPhone, you may want to forget a… Read more14671716.gif

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7 Mac Backup Solutions That Aren’t Time Machine

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Every Mac comes with Time Machine, a backup solution that makes it easy to create a snapshot of your computer on an external drive. However, we recommend you seriously consider an additional backup or two.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/738717/7-mac-backup-solutions-that-arent-time-machine/
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How to “Cut and Paste” Files on Mac

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If you’d like to move files or folders from one folder to another on your Mac, you can “cut and paste” them in a method similar to Windows, although it’s not immediately obvious how to do it. We’ll show you how.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/735756/how-to-cut-and-paste-files-on-mac/
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16 Terminal Commands That Every Mac User Should Know

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Are you afraid of the Mac command line? Learning a few simple commands can help you build your confidence and shed that fear. You might even discover that you enjoy working in a command-line environment!

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/729038/16-terminal-commands-every-mac-user-should-know/
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How to Customize Sound Settings on Your Mac

mac-sitting-on-desktop.jpg When using a Mac, it’s quite possible that the only sound-related thing you’ll change on your computer is the volume. But in some cases, you may need to adjust a few more settings – such as whether your Mac is playing sound. In this article, you’ll discover how to customize your Mac’s settings as well as how to access these features in the first place. Related: How to Keep Your Application Window “Always on Top” in Mac Change Your Mac’s Sound Output If you find that the song or podcast you’re listening to… Read more14646602.gif

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