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Called the Magic MacBook Pro, this futuristic laptop "features a sliding trackpad that holds an iRemote [tablet] within; the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth enabled device acts as function buff, allowing you to manage your music, media and 'computer stuff' in a streamlined way." Click here for more pictures. Continue reading for a video.

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Apple has just unveiled the new late 2011 MacBook Pro models. Now you can splurge on "a faster AMD Radeon HD 6770M discrete GPU with your 15-inch or 17-inch lappie." Best of all, the 15-inch model can now be equipped with a 2.4-GHz, quad-core Intel i7 processor. More information. Click here to see more.

Even better, there are some CPU improvements to be had: the 13-incher gets the option of a 2.8GHz Core i7 or a 2.4GHz Core i5 dual-core processor, instead of the previous entry-level 2.3GHz i5 (and it also gets its HDD notched up to a minimum 500GB, or max 750GB).
[via Engadget]

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That's right, a 2007 MacBook Pro prototype has surfaced on eBay, and it comes complete with "a 3G antenna, 3G hardware and SIM card slot built in." Unlike standard models, this one "carries a red motherboard which is typical of Apple prototypes." Click here for more pictures.

The seller also notes that the remnants of the SIM-card connectivity remain on the production motherboards but are not populated.
[via MacRumors - eBay]

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Aesthetically speaking, the MacBook is a work of art, but to be honest, it lacks any sort of artwork / design. Thankfully, that can be solved with a stylish decal or two. Continue reading to see eighteen more cool designs.

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It's official, the new MacBook Pro (2011) starts at $1199, and comes with the rumored Thunderbolt port as well as a new HD camera for Facetime. Starting off, we have the $1199 13-inch model that features "a 2.3 GHz Dual-Core Intel Core i5 and 320GB hard drive, or $1,499 for a 2.7 GHz Dual-Core Intel Core i5 and 500GB hard drive." That's not all, "you can expect to surf the web wirelessly for up to 7 hours on a single charge." More information. Click here for more pictures.

The 15-inch model comes with a 2.0 GHz Quad-Core Intel Core i7, AMD Radeon HD 6490M and 500GB hard drive for $1,799, otherwise pick up a model with 2.2 GHz Quad-Core Intel Core i7, AMD Radeon HD 6750M and 750GB hard drive for $2,199. The largest of all, the 17-incher has a 2.2 GHz Quad-Core Intel Core i7, AMD Radeon HD 6750M and 750GB hard drive, and costs $2,499.
[via Engadget - Gizmodo]

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Apple's new MacBrook Pro lineup may officially be announced as early as tomorrow, but until then, these leaked spy shots will have to suffice. Above, the image shows a new "Thunderbolt" port, which is supposedly a high-speed replacement for ethernet, display, and data connections (USB, FireWire, etc.). We'll keep you posted when more information becomes available. Click here to see the specifications.

[via SlashGear - Mac4Ever - Engadget]

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Despite having the glowing Apple logo and OS X pre-installed, this laptop is no MacBook Pro. On the inside, you'll only find a "1.66GHz Atom D510 processor, 2GB of RAM, a 320GB hard drive and NVIDIA's Ion 2 graphics platform." Click here for more pictures.

It includes three USB2.0 ports, built-in SD card reader, HDMI out, headphone jack, power plug, built-in 1.3MP camera, built-in AirPort Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n wireless network and 4200mAh battery.
[via Engadget - M.I.C. Gadget]

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Apple shut down its store today and came back with new MacBook Pro models featuring Intel Core i5, i7 processors. Both 15-inch ($1799) and 17-inch ($2299) MBPs have "a new GPU configuration, utilizing Intel's integrated HD graphics alongside NVIDIA's GeForce GT 330M." More information. Click here for first picture in gallery.

The new 17 and 15-inch MacBook Pros with Core i5/i7 processors are fast. Fast. Overall I'd say they're about 50% faster than the last gen Core 2 Duos.
[via Gizmodo - Engadget]

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Sure, you *could* destroy a MacBook Pro should you hate Apple enough, but why not just trade in/sell the device for a PC rather than destroy it? That question will never be answered, or at least not by these guys. Video after the break.

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Yes, Israeli police officers working at the border thought that this MacBook was a bomb and then destroyed it with gun shots -- doesn't seem like the smartest way to check for a bomb. On the bright side, "the young lady in question has been promised compensation." Continue reading for two more pictures.

Overzealous border security officers ask her a bunch of questions, take issue with her answers, and a few well-placed bullets later she is allowed entry into the country with a somewhat altered MacBook in tow.
[via Engadget - Flickr]

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