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How to charge your iPhone with the new MacBook Pro

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How do I charge my iPhone with the new Macbook Pro? If you need to, you'll need a little extra something something.
On Apple's lineup of MacBook Pros, the only ports you will find are Thunderbolt 3. Don't worry; you'll have more than one - at least two with the non-Touch Bar 13-inch model, and four with the two other models - but it does mean that anything you want to connect will need a USB-C connection, and that includes your iPhone. That means the standard USB to Lightning cable that comes with your iPhone won't be able to plug into the phone directly; however, there are a couple of...
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Apple Boosts the MacBook Pro with Improved Performance

Apple Boosts the MacBook Pro with Improved Performance

4 monthes ago   |   By

Apple has boosted its MacBook lineup with some better processing power and a new keyboard.
The tech giant announced the updates on Thursday, saying that its 13- and 15-inch MacBook Pros will offer new “pro features” that will make them more appealing to business users. Chief among those features is the updated eighth-generation Intel Core processor inside the machines. The 15-inch model can accommodate a six-core chip that will deliver up to 70% faster performance than the previous model and the 13-inch's quad-core chip will offer two-times faster performance, according to Apple.
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This Is the New Entry Point for American Luxury-Home Buyers

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Got a million bucks to spend on a new home? Good. Just don't expect a palace.
The starting price for the most expensive 5 percent of U.S. residential properties sold in April was at least $1 million in more than half the luxury markets Realtor.com analyzed for its latest report. Sales of million-dollar-plus real estate jumped 25 percent from April of last year, even as prices at the top of the market rose 4.6 percent, according to the listings-and-research site.
That's the biggest sales increase in high-end homes since January 2014 and more than twice this January's pace. April is the most...
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U.S. Olympic Committee names Sarah Hirshland new CEO

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Embattled organization tabs its fourth leader since 2003.
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Apple Just Quietly Launched a Brand New MacBook Pro Laptop Lineup

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Apple released an upgraded MacBook Pro line Thursday that's faster and has more features, targeting its loyal base of professional users like app developers and movie editors.
The new laptops, which come in the same 13-inch and 15-inch sizes as last year's models, include pro-focused upgrades like additional memory and storage, the ability to compile code faster, brighter screens, and quieter keyboards that some users have often requested since the latest MacBook Pro design was announced in 2016. Apple says the larger new MacBook Pro is as much as 70 percent faster than the previous model...
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U.S. Olympic Committee Hires Sarah Hirshland As Its New CEO

U.S. Olympic Committee Hires Sarah Hirshland As Its New CEO

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The hire comes nearly five months after the previous CEO, Scott Blackmun, resigned amid calls for him to quit over former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar's sexual assault of scores of minors.
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Postal worker avoids prison for role in drug shipments

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A U.S. Postal Service employee worker will avoid prison for taking money from drug dealers for special deliveries to homes in western New York. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Buffalo...
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Does my MacBook Pro 2016/2017 case fit the MacBook Pro 2018?

Does my MacBook Pro 2016/2017 case fit the MacBook Pro 2018?

4 monthes ago   |   By

Apple just updated its two flagship MacBook Pros with Touch Bar. Want to upgrade but already spent money on a case? Here's what you need to know.
Apple has just announced updated MacBook Pros for this year as a bit of a surprise. They come with new processors, up to 32GB of RAM, 4TB of SSD, new keyboards, and more.
If you bought last year or 2016's MacBook Pro and already spent good money on a case, worry not: Your case will fit .
The updated 2018 MacBook Pros have the exact same dimensions as the previous models - just the internals have changed a bit.
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U.S.O.C.'s New Chief Executive: Sarah Hirshland

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Previously an executive with the U.S.G.A., she takes over an organization that has faced intense criticism for its handling of the Larry Nassar case.
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How to upgrade to the New MacBook Pro

How to upgrade to the New MacBook Pro

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Are you ready to turn in your old Mac for the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar and Touch ID? Make sure you're ready to upgrade today!
There comes a time in everyone's life when they have to decide whether or not it's time to get a new computer. If you are at that crossroads and have decided to trade in your old Mac for a new one, we've got some tips for how to make the transition seamless.
How to prepare your old Mac for sale or trade-in
Are you planning on keeping your old Mac? If so, skip this step. If, however, you are planning on selling, trading in, or giving away your old Mac, you'll...
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Should you upgrade to the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar (2018)?

Should you upgrade to the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar (2018)?

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Is Apple's new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar (2018) worth the upgrade? Find out!
Apple has unveiled the all-new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar (2018) and with it a bevy of new features... but not all the ones everyone was hoping for. If you've been waiting to upgrade from a MacBook, MacBook Air, or previous generation MacBook Pro, is now the time to do it? Let's take a look!
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Small and light
Almost every Apple product is the thinnest and lightest ever. There are two main reasons for that. First, thinner and lighter products are easier to pack up and carry around. Second...
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How to order the new MacBook Pro in the U.S

How to order the new MacBook Pro in the U.S

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Apple has launched a new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar that is better than any Apple notebook in history. Here's how you can get yours!
If you've heard all about the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar and Touch ID and have already posted your "Take all my monies now, please!" memes on Twitter, you might be wondering how you can get your hands on your very own. Lucky for you, you can order yours today, like right now. Here's how.
What are my options?
You can get the MacBook Pro with a 13- or 15-inch screen in either Space Gray or Silver. They are available to order online from Apple starting...
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