DJ White Panda’s Macbook Pro 2015 Explodes In Normal Usage

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A DJ named White Panda complained that his MacBook Pro battery exploded during normal use. He said that the explosion caused his MacBook Pro to catch on fire, set the smoke detectors off and some of his property damaged. An hour after the situation started, he took it to the Apple Store to have it checked out by an Apple Genius. Continue reading DJ White Panda’s Macbook Pro 2015 Explodes In Normal Usage

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LG UltraFine 4K Display Pulled From Apple Store Shelves

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The successor of the Apple Thunderbolt Display, named the LG UltraFine 4K Display, has been discontinued by Apple since yesterday. Their main purpose is to hook up your 2016, 13 or 15-inch MacBook Pro with Thunderbolt 3 to these displays, but after it was out of stock for a sparsely long time, Apple has decided to omit the sales of the 4K external monitor.

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Apple’s MacBook Butterfly Keyboard Problem

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Just recently this week, the MacBook Air joined in the sticky keyboard controversy. This issue has been reported by many 2018 MacBook Air users recently, and this MacBook is not the only Mac to get this issue. It involves the butterfly keyboard keys, that every MacBook user knows since the 2015 MacBook.

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Recent Patent by Apple Suggests the Comeback of MagSafe

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Apple recently acquired a patent that suggests the comeback of MagSafe. We all miss the MagSafe connector in the MacBooks, and it solved many charging issues with the usage of it. Here’s what we know.

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Kuo: Apple is working on a 16-inch MacBook Pro, 31-inch 6K display, and upgraded 13-inch MacBook Pro

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According to a new report by analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple is reportedly working on a 16-inch MacBook Pro, an Apple-branded 31-inch 6K display, and an upgraded 13-inch MacBook Pro with 32 GB of RAM. Here’s everything we know so far.

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Back to the Mac: Most useful Mac apps

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Back to the Mac is a new series that digs deeper into the macOS operating system. Each week, I will review unique apps, reveal tips and tricks, and teach you how to further customize your Mac experience. This week, we will look into my top app picks for your Mac.

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Future iPad Pro and MacBook Pro models may feature new 13-inch 8K OLED panels

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Japanese technology firm, Semiconductor Energy Laboratory, has claimed to have developed two 8K (7,680 by 4,320) 8-inch and 13.3-inch panels. This may be what Apple needs to be able to continually push the boundaries for future iPad, iPad Pro, and MacBook Pro models.

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