Killer Deal: Use $100 coupons to help knock $260+ off all 2015 15″ MacBook Pros with AppleCare

AppleInsider readers this month can take advantage of an exclusive offer from one of Apple’s authorized resellers that allows instant discounts to be combined with a $ 100 coupon and $ 50 rebate, knocking a total of $ 260-$ 275 off every new 15" MacBook Pro configuration with AppleCare. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Apple supplier NXP to merge with rival Freescale Semiconductor in $11.8B deal

Dutch chipmaker NXP — which provides near-field communications and motion processing hardware for Apple — announced on Monday that it would spend $ 11.8 billion to acquire rival firm Freescale Semiconductor, a seminal semiconductor manufacturer and itself a longtime Apple supplier. AppleInsider – Frontpage News