Why you should pick up the 2017 10.5-inch iPad Pro instead of the new iPad Air

A couple of weeks ago, Apple quietly announced a new iPad Air. This new third generation Air now features Apple’s latest A12 Bionic processor, a laminated Retina display and now supports the first generation Apple Pencil and Smart Keyboard. But should you buy this over the 2017 10.5" iPad Pro? AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Lowest price ever: Apple’s top-of-the-line 2017 13″ MacBook Pro with Touch Bar (16GB RAM, 1TB SSD) just $1,999

Today only, save $ 900 on Apple’s feature-packed 2017 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar during B&H’s 24-hour DealZone event. Equipped with a Core i7 3.5GHz processor, 16GB RAM and 1TB SSD, this model features every upgrade available for a record-low $ 1,999 price. This offer is limited to stock on hand, so don’t delay. […]

24 hours only: $1,200 off Apple’s loaded 2017 15″ MacBook Pro (3.1GHz, 1TB, Radeon 560) — now just $2,199

While supplies last, Apple authorized reseller B&H Photo is knocking $ 1,200 off Apple’s loaded Mid 2017 15-inch MacBook Pro, bringing the price down to a record low $ 2,199 during its DealZone event. This offer also includes free expedited shipping for quick delivery to your doorstep. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Apple sued over faulty iPad battery behind 2017 lethal apartment fire in New Jersey

A lawsuit has accused Apple of being responsible for the death of a man in New Jersey in 2017, following a fire caused by a faulty battery pack in an iPad, with the suit alleging the tablet was "unreasonably dangerous and unsafe" doe to having "defects in its design." AppleInsider – Frontpage News

New price drops: Loaded 2017 MacBook Pros up to $1,500 off with no tax collected outside NY & NJ

Apple authorized reseller Adorama has slashed prices on loaded Mid 2017 MacBook Pros even further, with 1TB models starting at just $ 1,799. These units are factory sealed in box with free shipping and no tax collected on orders shipped outside New York and New Jersey. Quantities are limited and these discounts are limited to […]

Flash deals: Apple’s refurbished 2017 13″ MacBook Pros on sale from $1,099

Woot is knocking up to $ 600 off Apple’s Mid 2017 13-inch MacBook Pros while supplies last. Now as low as $ 1,099, these systems are refurbished by Apple with a 90-day Woot warranty. Since Woot is owned by Amazon, Prime members can also snag free shipping on the portable laptops. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Lowest price ever: 2017 13″ MacBook Pro with Touch Bar (16GB RAM) on sale for $1,599 for 24 hours

For one day only, Apple authorized reseller B&H Photo is knocking $ 400 off Apple’s upgraded Mid 2017 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar. Now $ 1,599 after the cash discount, the 3.1GHz configuration features 16GB of RAM and a 256GB SSD in the popular Space Gray color. This deal also includes free expedited shipping […]

The best Thunderbolt 3 docks for Apple’s 2018 MacBook Pro, iMac Pro, and 2017 iMac

The inclusion of Thunderbolt 3 on the MacBook Pro and iMac has created an entire industry of docks and other accessories that take advantage of Thunderbolt 3’s high bandwidth and power delivery capabilities, by providing more ports that can expand a Mac’s connectivity. AppleInsider compares some of the best options on the market. AppleInsider – […]

Strategy Analytics: iPhone the top-selling smartphone in Q4 2017 as whole industry falls 9%

Following Apple’s record earnings release earlier today, Strategy Analytics is out this evening with new data on the smartphone industry. The analytics firm says that global smartphone shipments suffered their largest annual decrease during the holiday quarter… more… 9to5Mac