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Macbook Air Pc Runs Windows Without Parallels

Macbook Air Pc Runs Windows Without Parallels
Of course, that’s because this cheap Chinese knock-off isn’t a MacBook at all. It’s a Windows PC in sheep’s clothing. Doing its best impression of the MacBook Air, this clone is designed to run Windows, not MacOS (check out the Windows key on the keyboard!)

Retro Skins Make for Delicious Apple Gadgets

Retro Skins Make for Delicious Apple Gadgets
Infectious is like Threadless for your gadgets – the designs are submitted by users, so you’re bound to find something that suits your tastes. Here are a bunch of retro laptop, iPod and iPhone skins currently available at Infectious: The awesome cassette tape player skin is called Retro Stuff is Better, designed by Tony Aguero.
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Apple Sneaks in Anti-Glare Option for 15-Inch Macbook Pro

Apple Sneaks in Anti-Glare Option for 15-Inch Macbook Pro
Yep, people who buy the 15-inch Macbook Pro now have the option to ditch the glossy display for one with an anti-glare coating. As with the 17-inch Macbook Pro, the anti-glare coating costs an extra $50 (USD).

Sky News Samples 6 Computer Repair Shops in London: Guess How Many Tried to Scam Them?

Sky News Samples 6 Computer Repair Shops in London: Guess How Many Tried to Scam Them?
A recent Sky News exposé gives PC repair shops a bad name. A really, really bad name. Sky News conducted a test of 6 repair shops in London. They intentionally broke a laptop by loosening a memory chip – a problem whose solution is just the reverse: put it back firmly in place.

Ben Heck’S Commodore 64 Laptop on Auction, Comes With Free Movie

Ben Heck’S Commodore 64 Laptop on Auction, Comes With Free Movie
Ben Heck has put up his retro-futuristic creation, the Commodore 64 laptop, for auction. The proceeds will go to “a worthy charity”.  The winning bidder also gets an SD card – the laptop is equipped with both an SD card slot and a cartridge slot – and a DVD of Possomus Woman, a film written and directed by the master modician himself.

Colorware Brings the Black Macbook Back, but It’S Gonna Cost You

Colorware Brings the Black Macbook Back, but It’S Gonna Cost You
When it comes to their laptops, Apple has a bit of a sadistic side, adding neat features only to take them away soon after. For example, the Firewire port was a staple of the polycarbonate Macbooks, and then it was removed from the first Unibody 13.3″

Ben Heck’S Xbox 360 Laptop Rev. 5 is One Bad Mofo Portable System

Ben Heck’S Xbox 360 Laptop Rev. 5 is One Bad Mofo Portable System
This wouldn’t be the first time that casemodding king Ben Heck has cranked out an Xbox 360 laptop. As a matter of fact, this is the fifth revision of Heck’s portable 360 modding shenanigans. But the fact that he manages to cram such a beefy system into a portable case never gets old for me. The Xbox 360 Portable – Revision 5 gives the luggable gaming system a svelte new shell, complete with a 17-inch widescreen LCD monitor, running at 720p resolution.

Tricked Out, Victorian-Inspired Laptop Case

Tricked Out, Victorian-Inspired Laptop Case
Described by its creator as “Victoriana meets Glam Rock,” this is definitely a contender for wildest laptop case ever. One part pre-bought hard case, one part rhinestones, and one part pom poms equals all parts awesome… and completely unique. Craftster onceupon was happy with her laptop case until one day when she thought that everything just might be better with pom pom trim.

Aiptek Pico Projectors for Iphones and Notebooks: the World is Your Widescreen

Aiptek Pico Projectors for Iphones and Notebooks: the World is Your Widescreen
The recently concluded Computex exhibition was a chance for Aiptek to show off two of their future pico projector models, the T20 and T30. The T20 is designed for notebooks. It’s able to keep its size in check because it draws its power via USB, eliminating the need for a battery.

How to Make Your Psp Less Portable in a Few Complicated Steps

How to Make Your Psp Less Portable in a Few Complicated Steps
The real beauty of portable game systems is that they’re, well, portable. They fit comfortably into a pocket so that you can haul ’em around and play whenever you have a spare moment. Now, the PSP may look slick in all its iterations, but it’s never been the most pocket-friendly apparatus.

World’S Slowest Macbook is Carved Out of Wood

World’S Slowest Macbook is Carved Out of Wood
Kyle Buckner may not be a stranger to Apple-inspired art projects, but that doesn’t make his latest effort any less impressive. He’s created a beautiful replica Macbook–and he made it out of wood. That’s got a beautiful gloss–moreso, in fact, than my actual Macbook.

Sony Launches Vaio Cs Series of Notebooks, Cs Meaning Crocodile Skinned

Sony Launches Vaio Cs Series of Notebooks, Cs Meaning Crocodile Skinned
We already have leather boots and snake skin bags, so why not crocodile skin laptops? Sony Japan’s latest addition to their Vaio laptops don’t really have lizard hide, just plastic made to look like its crocodile skin.

Play International Karate on the Go With the Commodore 64 Laptop

Play International Karate on the Go With the Commodore 64 Laptop
It only took Ben Heckendorn a week and a half to make a Commodore 64 laptop that really looks like it was from 1982. What can you do in a week and a half? Me? I can finish Contra in a week and a half.

Microsoft Laptop Hunters Ad Asks: Are You Cool Enough to be a Mac Person? and by Cool They Mean Rich.

Microsoft Laptop Hunters Ad Asks: Are You Cool Enough to be a Mac Person? and by Cool They Mean Rich.
Microsoft launched a new series of advertisements a couple of days ago called Laptop Hunters. Here’s how it works, as explained by Brandon LeBlanc on the Windows team blog: “These new ads trace real people as they go on a hunt for a new laptop…The Laptop Hunters are not told they are taking part in an ad campaign by Microsoft.

Eco-Chic: Pad Your Laptop With Recycled Cardboard

Eco-Chic: Pad Your Laptop With Recycled Cardboard
If you’re looking for something both unique and somewhat green to protect your laptop and you happen to have £180+ (appx. $265 USD) lying around to spend on your little heart’s desire, you might just be interested in Giles Miller’s amazing cardboard laptop case design.

Ben Heck Collabos With Colorware to Create Xbox 360 Laptop for Thq’S Darksiders Game

Ben Heck Collabos With Colorware to Create Xbox 360 Laptop for Thq’S Darksiders Game
A portable Xbox 360? All in a day’s work for Ben Heckendorn. But now that he’s gone bigtime, the Heck had to work with ColorWare to create a one-of-a-kind Xbox 360laptop. The result? The usual awesome.
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