On a more positive note, the aforementioned price changes and upgrades are a welcome one: the MacBook Air now starts at $1,599 ($1,449 for university students), and has added True Tone that'll automatically adjust the ambient light and brightness according to your surroundings.
Apple's new MacBook Pro, which now comes with a Touch Bar (previously, a version without a Touch Bar was still an option) features an Intel Core i5-8257U processor, a custom variation of its Core i5-8250U processor designed exclusively for Apple.
After four years and three generations, Apple has quietly discontinued their 12-inch Macbook line. However, even at its new lower $1,099 price point, it's still a pricey machine. It has notably more powerful processor than quad-core Intel Core i5 processor.
The MacBook Pro features a 15W chip, part of the Coffee Lake range, and can offer a max Turbo Boost frequency of up to 3.9GHz, an impressive feat for a small notebook.
The 13-inch MacBook Pro packs powerfulprocessors, super-fast SSDs, all-day battery life and the best Mac notebookdisplay ever.
The promotion includes a pair of qualifying Beats headphones with the purchase of any eligible Mac or iPad for college, as well as education discounts on qualifying Mac, iPad, AppleCare, select accessories and services.
"Ball Four" author Bouton dies at age 80
He was not invited back to Old-Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium until 1998, when owner George Steinbrenner extended an olive branch. In 1963, he went 21-7 with six shutouts and lost a 1-0 World Series decision to the Los Angeles Dodgers' Don Drysdale.
Amazon, Trump Agree On Something: New French Taxes
France imposed a 3% additional tax on companies including Google and Facebook on Thursday, despite United States opposition. The move gives Lighthizer up to a year to investigate if France's digital-tax plan would hurt USA technology companies.
EU chief nominee hopes Britain will ditch Brexit
Ms von der Leyen has now met with all the Parliament's political groupings in the hope of convincing them to support her. The German lawmaker needs at least 374 votes from 747 MEPs in order to become European Commission president.