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Modbook teases new Mac tablet conversion

Modbook teases new Mac tablet conversion

It's been a long time since we've heard from the Modbook team - back before Apple's original iPad, in fact - but the MacBook Pro conversion company is apparently back with a new offering. A new Facebook teaser campaign promises a product announcement on Thursday this week with the tagline "Imagination goes pro", and indications that there could well be a new Pro-based artists tablet in the offing.

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McDonalds photography revealed at Watt International

McDonalds photography revealed at Watt International

This week the folks at McDonalds Canada have been kind enough to film a short video showing off what the group Watt International has done to make the burger you get in the restaurant look like a masterpiece. While they do mention that most of the shrinkage you see between the photo studio and the real thing is due to the steam effect inside the wrapper or box you get your sandwich in, the largeness of the photographed burger does have a lot to do with positioning as well. Have a peek at the advanced photo setup that makes that flat (yet ever so tasty) burger look like a tower on-screen!

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Retina MacBook Pro 4-monitor setup revealed

Retina MacBook Pro 4-monitor setup revealed

It appears that the Retina MacBook Pro has shown itself to be the first Mac notebook to exist with the power to work with four displays natively. The Mac Pro tower has an ability to power this many monitors, of course, but in that the Retina MacBook Pro has been proven this week to be able to run three monitors outside of its own this week via HDMI and Thunderbolt, it is a bit of a milestone for the manufacturer at least. And look at how awesome this setup looks!

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SlashGear Evening Wrap-Up: June 19, 2012

SlashGear Evening Wrap-Up: June 19, 2012

Happy Wednesday, everyone. Do you know whose birthday it is today? Yours truly. But that's neither here nor there; let's get to today's top tech stories. For starters, an update on the MacBook Pro - LG supplying Retina Display for new MacBook Pro. And moving onto mobile news for a moment, T-Mobile's Samsung Galaxy S III priced, launching in two phases. And here's some news for the gamers out there - Tencent buys minority stake in Epic Games.

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SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: June 19, 2012

SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: June 19, 2012

This morning we're still riding the wave out after the impact of last night's Microsoft event. That event brought on not one, but two new tablets manufactured and set to be distributed by Microsoft, with the big news being that no 3rd party manufacturer would be handling the business. It's become apparent rather quickly that this is Microsoft's great iPad attack and that the kraken has been released, so to speak. Dive right in to our Microsoft Surface Tablet event wrap-up or head down the rabbit hole through our Microsoft Surface portal.

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MacBook Pro Retina Display shares secrets in teardown

MacBook Pro Retina Display shares secrets in teardown

Apple's MacBook Pro with Retina Display may have terrified the teardown experts with its tightly-packed chassis and blithe disregard for user-repair, but they couldn't resist returning to open up the high-res screen. iFixit couldn't get the new Pro's lid open in time for their original teardown, but with new tools in hand they took a second shot at discovering how Apple had managed to accommodate so many pixels in so slim a component.

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SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: June 18, 2012

SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: June 18, 2012

Start your morning off right with a healthy dose of MacBook Air 13-inch Review (mid-2012) and be sure to follow up with a deep read of the ol' MacBook Air vs Retina MacBook Pro action. Note that there's been a bit of a kick in the battery replacement as far as fees go for the MacBook Pro as well. Today we'll be live at the Microsoft SECRET event so be sure to stick around until near-night as well! And that's not all - check out the word from Samsung on how their software still needs work.

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Apple hikes battery replace fees for MacBook Pro with Retina Display

Apple hikes battery replace fees for MacBook Pro with Retina Display

Apple has increased the cost of replacing the integrated battery in the MacBook Pro with Retina Display by more than 50-percent over its predecessor, increasing the fee to $199. The new model - which features the slimmest casing in a unibody Pro chassis to-date, relying on tightly-squeezed batteries to do so, is the most expensive model under Apples battery replacement program, according to the company's own support documentation.

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SlashGear 101: Retina MacBook Pro or MacBook Air?

SlashGear 101: Retina MacBook Pro or MacBook Air?

You couldn't move this past week for talk on Apple's new hardware for WWDC, with the main attention centering on the MacBook Pro with Retina Display and the 2012 MacBook Air. Both citing portability as key to their ethos, and both grabbing Intel's newest third-generation Core processors to back that up with power, each makes a compelling case to be included in your briefcase or bag. But which new notebook is the tastiest Apple for you? Read on for everything you need to know.

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