Need FireWire or an optical drive? Then the last non-Retina MacBook Pro is for you.
While Apple's new adapter can be attached to a computer by its FireWire connection, it will not provide Thunderbolt over FireWire.
Over a month after announcing the adaptor at WWDC, Apple has finally made it available for Thunderbolt users.
Since the news of Passware being able to decrypt FileVault over FireWire connections, Mac users might be concerned about the integrity of the security on their computers.
The 1394 Trade Association is touting the success of FireWire ports , saying that the technology has reached the 2 billion ports mark. But that puts it far behind its competitor, USB.
Iomega announces a new eGo portable hard drive made specifically for Macs that offers up to 1TB of storage and supports both USB 2.0 and FireWire connections.
Password recovery firm Passware says that Mac passwords can be obtained over Firewire on computers that have enabled automatic login.
Whether it's iPad cases, flash drives, or FireWire storage devices, consumer tech designers must think we're a bunch of clods. But maybe we're not the problem.
Geared for Macs but also supporting Windows, WD's new 6-terabyte My Book Studio Edition II external drive is compatible with Apple's Time Machine and can connect via USB 2.0, eSata, or FireWire.
Apple's new unibody MacBook adds a lot of new features, but loses one that's been a longtime standby: FireWire.