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Mac Buying guide in Saudi Arabia

I made an Arabic version of the MacRumor’s Mac Buying Guide in Arabic on SaudiMac.net. Keep an eye on the MacRumor’s guide if you were planning to buy an Apple product. For example they don’t recommend buying a MacBook Pro at the moment (an Intel Core i5 based MacBook Pro should be released soon). Saudi Arabia based Mac stores usually ...

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AirPort Client and Mac Firmware Updates

Apple has released AirPort Client Update 2009-002 for Macs running Mac OS X 10.6.2. Apple also released MacBook Pro EFI, MacBook EFI and SuperDrive firmware updates. The AirPort Client Update 2009-002 fixes the following: * Inability to turn AirPort on or off in some cases after upgrading from Mac OS X Leopard * An occasional loss of network connection when ...

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Important MacBook Pro firmware update

Apple has released an important firmware update for MacBook Pro models with 7200 rpm hard drives. This update fixes an issue with some MacBook Pro machines causing an annoying beeping noise. One you download the update, run the tool located here: /Applications/Utilities/Hard Drive Update.app This process will require a restart, follow the instructions and make sure you have a backup. ...

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AirPort update fixes slow wireless on some MacBooks

Apple released an update for some MacBook and MacBook Pro models to fix an issue with slow wireless connection on battery power after the Mac OS X 10.5.8 update. The update is for the following models: 13-inch MacBook: Late 2007, Early 2008, Late 2008. 15-inch MacBook Pro: Early 2008. 17-inch MacBook Pro: Early 2008, Late 2008. Via TUAW.

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MacBook Pro prices in Saudi Arabia (update 4)

Make sure to check the Mac buying Guide in Saudi Arabia. The new line of MacBook Pro notebooks has arrived in Saudi Arabia. MacBook Pro 13-inch 2.26GHz: 5,690SR on Arab Computer’s site. 5,649SR from itechia. 5,590 SR from i-weaver. MacBook Pro 13-inch 2.53GHz: 6,990SR on Arab Computers’ site. 6,899SR from itechia. Before Update 2 it was: 7,499SR at Global.Store, 7,999 ...

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Steve Jobs return, a million iPhone 3GS and more news

Here’s the Apple news from the last few days. Steve Jobs is back at work after his 6 month leave of absence for medical reasons. Apple announced that it sold 1 million iPhone 3GS units in the first 3 days of the product release. The iPhone OS 3.0 was also downloaded by over 6 million customers. Memphis Hospital Confirms Steve ...

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A hidden MacBook Pro feature (amazing video)

Special thanks to holycool for showing me this video (in French) displaying the latest feature of the new MacBook Pro. Of course it was a 3d render and not real. The quality was amazing though. Video was found here and was an ad for this French website, apparently.

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Everything you need to know about the new MacBook Pro line

Last week at WWDC Apple renewed the whole line of MacBook Pro notebook computers. Now all aluminum unibody MacBooks are considered a MacBook Pro. With price ranging from $1,199 for 13-inch to $1,699 for 15-inch and finally up to $2,499 on the 17-inch model. These models are now available and I was told that itechia will have them in Saudi ...

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Boot from MacBook Pro SD card slot

The new 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro models are now equipped with an SD card slot instead of an ExpressCard slot. Apple released a knowledge base article about the SD card slot and it included the following information: – Supports MultiMediaCards (MMC). – Supports SD, SDHC, MiniSD, MicroSD. – The Mac recognize the SD card as a USB device. – ...

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WWDC 2009 Keynote photos

Massive update to the MacBook Pro line. Snow Leopard preview. iPhone OS 3.0 preview. Some iPhone developers showing off their applications. The new iPhone 3GS. Here are some pictures from GDGT coverage.

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