Hardware - Latest Releases
QuickerTek allows older Macs to access 802.11 ac Wi-Fi standard
Aug 15, 2013 - Wichita based QuickerTek today announces the AC Quicky, a USB network adapter upgrade that allows older Macs to connect to wireless access points that use the new 802.11 ac Wi-Fi standard. The AC Quicky uses the same chipset as Apple so users may know that their upgraded MacBooks, Pro's and Air's maintain all of the compatibility that a new MacBook Air offers. Networking drivers are included in the Mac OS, and users need not struggle to find working drivers after Apple issues an update.
FastMac LLC announces Optical Disc Burning solution for new Mac Pro
Jul 16, 2013 - Minneapolis based FastMac LLC today introduces the FMBDR6x, a single cable solution for burning optical discs with Apple's soon to be released Mac Pro. The round, low-profile design of the FMBDR6x allows the device to sit right beneath the Mac Pro while hardly being noticed at all. The FMBDR6x is a single cable solution for burning Blu-Rays, DVDs, and CDs on Apple's new Mac Pro. Both data and power are transferred through the built-in USB cable.
MCE Ships USB Super-BluDrive for Mac: Blu-ray Player and CD/DVD Recorder
Jun 06, 2013 - MCE Technologies, LLC today announces that it is now shipping its USB Super-BluDrive. The USB Super-BluDrive is a lightweight, portable, slot-loading drive that connects via USB and can play and record CDs and DVDs as well as play commercial Blu-ray movies directly on the Mac with the included software. The USB Super-BluDrive is compatible with all Mac systems. The USB Super-BluDrive retails for $79.00 USD and is available immediately
MCE Announces Internal Blu-ray Player for iMac, Mac mini
May 16, 2013 - MCE Technologies, LLC today announces that it will begin shipping the first ever internal drive for the iMac, and Mac mini, that plays Blu-ray movies with the included Mac Blu-ray Player software. The drive also reads and records to DVD and CD-recordable media like the original Apple SuperDrive it is designed to replace. The drive is compatible with Apple's DVD Player application for the playback of DVD movies as well as with Finder Burning for burning DVDs and CDs at the Finder level.
QuickerTek announces new Quicky Jr 3 WiFi Adapter, with added 'a' band
May 10, 2013 - QuickerTek today announces the release of the Quicky Junior 3 USB wireless network adaptor, the third generation in Quicky Junior line. The Quicky Junior 3 is improved in both the physical and electronic arenas. Redesigned with the antenna actually folding into the body, The Quicky Junior 3 adds capability to use the 802.11 a 5.8 Ghz band wireless specification. It's also very simple to use - after the initial installation simply plug it in to any available USB port and start using your network.
MaxUpgrades Announces SSD SATA Module for the iMacs 2012 Models
Apr 29, 2013 - MaxUpgrades announces availability of SSD SATA Module with heat sink for iMac 2012 Models. MaxUpgrades SSD SATA Module for the iMac 2012 Models, offers many advantages and features over proprietary Flash Storage interface provided on the iMac 2012 Models. Users can use SSD of their choice and capacity on iMacs 2012 Models, eliminating the limitation of fewer choices for the proprietary Flash storage SSDs available for the iMac 2012 Models, which is limited by capacity due to its form factor.
Buyback, Trade-In, Private Sale Prices for Apple Products at Flipsy.com
Mar 29, 2013 - Flipsy.com announces the addition of Mac desktops and laptops to the listings on its free website, where users can easily look up "what it's worth & where to sell." With its new listings for Macs, the price comparison engine now includes iPhones, iPads, video game consoles (Microsoft, Nintendo, Sony, Sega), Blackberries, and books (especially textbooks). Users can specify the condition of their Mac and immediately find its cash value as a buyback, trade-in, or sale to a private party.
Computer Recycling & Data Destruction Giant N2S Goes Global
Mar 07, 2013 - IT disposal and data destruction giant Network 2 Supplies has gone global with its set of high quality IT services. Founded in 2002, Network 2 Supplies has become a massive player in the IT end of life industry. The company provides services such as hard drive data destruction, computer recycling and asset management. The services extend to all hard drives, smartphones, media devices, tapes or any other device which stores and holds your critical data.
MCE Ships Slot-Loading Blu-ray and DVD Burners for Slot-less Retina Macs
Jan 25, 2013 - MCE Technologies, LLC (MCE) today announced immediate availability of the Fovea line of portable, slot-loading optical drives designed for the optical drive-less MacBook Pro with Retina Display, iMac, Mac mini, and MacBook Air. The MCE Fovea Extreme Drive is a portable, slot-loading Blu-ray recordable USB drive and the Fovea Drive is a portable, slot-loading DVD and CD Recordable USB "SuperDrive". The MCE Fovea Extreme is available for $149.00, while the MCE Fovea 8X "SuperDrive" is $49.99.