After almost 6 weeks after placing my order with the Online Apple Store, my new MacBook Pro with Retina Display (let’s just call it MBPwRD from hereon) was finally delivered to my doorstep earlier this week.
The screen is every bit as gorgeous as promised, though of course there are many applications that have not been updated for the retina display (the official Twitter App and Microsoft Office 2011 included), which makes them seem like a fuzzy mess compared to other retina-compatible applications. The initial user experience has also been pretty awesome, thanks to the speedy flash storage coupled with the latest Intel processors. And have I mentioned how sleek the profile is? (It’s like carrying an oversized MacBook Air)
Definitely a good buy for mobile professionals seeking computing power on the go. Or you know, a first year medical student.
With the conclusion of the latest Apple event announcing the new iPad, traditional media outlets and social media outlets are abuzz with how disappointing the new iPad is. It is not the first time, nor will it be the last, that Apple have failed to wow tech pundits or the everyday consumer with its new product announcement. However, in my own opinion, the latest iPad is anything but a let down. Continue reading The Resolutionary new iPad
Look at this speed demon that is my iMac. Awesome stuff.
By the way, if you are an iMac owner and you have never opened up the RAM slot below the display, you might want to open it up. You find a nasty surprise in the form of dust collecting on your RAM sticks and the slots.