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Nvidia targets Netbooks, Intel with 9400M chip

Graphics chipmaker is targeting its GeForce 9400m chip at Netbooks, competing against Intel silicon. But does Intel have the market in the bag, in terms of maintaining lower prices?

By December 17, 2008


Will skinny MacBooks get beefy graphics?

New MacBook Airs in the pipeline may stick with Intel graphics silicon and not get more powerful "discrete" graphics, says a report.

By March 13, 2012


Scratch another MacBook Air rival: HP Envy 13 sales end

Hewlett-Packard has stopped selling the Envy 13, one of the last 13-inch models from a top-tier PC maker originally conceived as a response to the MacBook Air.

By February 18, 2011


Dell Adamo--a MacBook Air alternative with 3G

The aluminum-clad Dell Adamo 13 is more than a MacBook Air wannabe. And it's worth another look, considering the high-quality construction and, most importantly, its integrated 3G option.

By November 28, 2010


A look inside the new MacBook Air

The new 11.6-inch and 13.3-inch MacBook Airs break some silicon ground internally with flash memory, but leave most of the wow factor to their extreme thinness.

By October 20, 2010


Hands-on with Parallels 6

For the past few days, MacFixIt's Topher Kessler has had the opportunity to try out the next version of Parallels Desktop, which is available today for public purchase.

By September 14, 2010


Activity Monitor in 10.6 showing incorrect total system RAM

After installing OS X Snow Leopard, some people may notice Activity Monitor reporting a smaller amount of RAM than what is installed in the system. For instance, on my MacBook Pro with 4GB of installed RAM, Activity Monitor reports 3.75GB in Snow Leopard whereas in Leopard it reported the full 4GB.

By August 11, 2010


Flash update brings hardware accelerated video decoding to Macs

Adobe's beta version of Flash 10.1 player let you test out hardware accelerated video decoding on your Mac. Despite a few bugs, the beta version provided a notable decrease in CPU use when watching Flash videos. With its latest security update, Adobe adds hardware accelerated video decoding to the release version of Flash 10.1 player.

By August 11, 2010


Apple updates iMac line, intros Magic Trackpad

Besides bringing Intel's Core i3, i5 and i7 processors to its iMacs, Apple also releases the Magic Trackpad, bringing the power of gestures to the Mac.

By July 27, 2010


Apple rules elite laptop list at Best Buy

Half of the 12 priciest laptops sold at the electronics giant come from the Mac maker.

By July 8, 2010