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Elago M4 iPhone Mac

Always wanted to transform your iPhone into a miniature Macintosh computer of sorts? If so, then the Elago M4 stand should do the trick. It's compatible with the iPhone 6, 6s, and 7 models, and the small accessory securely holds the smartphone in place. There are several openings that allow easy access to the volume bar, and a slot for the charging cable. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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Whether if you're a new Mac OS X user or a seasoned veteran looking for some new tricks, this interesting list put together by Peggy Wang will definitely help you out. There are keyboard shortcuts and just small little hacks that will clean things up. Continue reading to see them all.

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What you're looking at above is currently the world's smallest functional Macintosh Computer, built by craft master John Badger. That's right, this geek decided to build a miniature, yet fully-functional, Mac Classic, complete with HDMI, two USB ports, and an Ethernet port, all powered by Rasberry Pi. Continue reading for a video.

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With all the commotion over the iPhone 5 and new MacBook Pro, Apple's beloved Mac Mini is still one of the company's more affordable (yet still powerful) computing options. These geeky modders have taken their old machines and given them new life. Continue reading to see five geeky mods.

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Despite being released just hours ago, Engadget's Joshua Topolsky already received a unit and provides us with some beautiful hands-on pictures as well as early impressions. Click here for first picture in gallery.

We'll admit, while we like the unibody construction of other Apple products, there's something especially serious about this design that speaks to us.
[via Engadget]

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Aside from all the iPhone 4 hype today, Apple also released an updated Mac Mini. This eco-friendly model features a 1.4-inch thin aluminum unibody enclosure, a built-in power supply, removable panel for easy upgrades, HDMI port, SD card reader. On the inside, you'll find either a 2.4GHz or 2.66GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor, 2GB of SDRAM (8GB max.), and an NVIDIA GeForce 320M graphics processor with 256MB of DDR3 SDRAM shared with main memory. More information. Click here for first picture in gallery.

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Tomorrow (January 23rd) is National Pie Day 2010, and it's "a fine time to head to the kitchen and bake an apple, pumpkin, pecan, banana cream or cherry pie (America's top five flavors say the folks at the American Pie Council)." Or, you could be a bit more geeky and back up a Mac Mini apple pie, like the one above. Click here for first picture in gallery.

[via Chicagotribune]

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Built by Winkstink, this classic Philco radio may look normal on the outside, but it opens up to reveal a touchscreen Mac Mini system. This networked media center is capable of playing music or videos through Front Row / iTunes. Continue reading for a demonstration.

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Turn your Mac Mini into the ultimate home entertainment solution, with this "Radio and Speaker System". Featuring "internet radio with access to about 10,000 stations worldwide, 2 front and 3 rear extra USBs and multi card reader, makes it a delectable item." Click here for first picture in gallery.

Who wouldn't love having this stackable Radio and Speaker System for Macmini on their table?
[via Yankodesign]

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This modder was tired of waiting for Apple to release an aluminum Mac Mini, so he took the task into his own hands. Built from mesh and sheet aluminum, you'll find an "Aaeon GENE-9310 mobo, an Intel Core Duo T2500 processor, 2GB of RAM, and a 2.5" Seagate Momentus hard drive" inside the case. Click here for first picture in gallery.

While not running on official Apple hardware, the Hackintosh Jr. gets its looks from the big tower Macs, but at 5.5" (h) x 7" (w) x 5" (d), it's not much bigger than a Mac Mini.
[via Technabob]

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