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It's rumored that Apple will be releasing a new MacBook Pro without an optical drive later this year, but that doesn't mean current owners can't pimp out their laptops with some creative stickers. To kick things off, we have Darth Vader holding the Apple logo. Continue reading to see more.

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For those who've always wanted an iPad, but don't want to leave the practicality of a MacBook, this MacBook Touch comes with the best of both worlds. Simply fold the keyboard back, and you've got a touchscreen tablet. Continue reading for the video demonstration.

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When is a Macbook, not just a laptop? When you customize it with your favorite movie characters, hobbies, etc. These cool decals allow you to do just that and range from awesome Superman designs, to Wall-E. Click here to see more. Continue reading for a video of an Iron Man decal.

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Since the MacBook already has "book" in its name, it's only fitting that there's a case that actually transforms the laptop into one, right? Meet the BookBook by TwelveSouth. That is just one of the many wins that HackedIRL has rounded up for you this week. Click here to see our favorites. Speaking of wins, continue reading to watch an amazing time-lapse video of earth, shot from the ISS.

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When people think of alumni benefits and networks, reading a MacBook Pro like a book doesn't normally come to mind, unless that is, you're the person in the picture above. Click here to see more funny fails, courtesy of Failblog.org. Continue reading to see one of the strangest sports ever.

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You can either keep your MacBook factory fresh or get creative with decals. These eighteen awesome examples are definitely worth a second look, starting with the one and only War Machine. Click here to see them all.

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New iPod and iPhone knockoffs surface daily in China, but MacBook clones are a bit more rare. This one from manufacturer LeThink features dual batteries (good for 3.5-hours of use), "a 1.66GHz Intel Atom D510 CPU, GMA 3150 graphics, 1GB of RAM built-in," and NVIDIA ION 2 graphics. Available now in China, priced from $440. Click here for more pictures.

According to sources, looks like there's an OEM version for this white MacBook knockoff, with no brand and cheaper price tag.
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When you can't afford to give your best friend, family member a real MacBook, creating (or hiring someone to bake one) an edible version might be the next best thing. Click here to see six ultra geeky MacBook cakes.

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You can either get a case, shell, or one of these 12 geeky decals for your MacBook. Whatever you choose, the sky is the limit, when it comes to creativity. Click here to see them all.

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Apple officially unveils their refreshed MacBook. Featuring a 2.4-GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor, 2GB of DDR3 memory, 13.3-inch LED display, NVIDIA GeForce 320M graphics, a 250GB SATA HDD, 10-hour battery, 802.11a/b/g Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 2.1+EDR. Pricing starts at $999 ($950 education store). More information. Click here for first picture in gallery.

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