MacBook Air 2017 Rumors: Is Apple Updating Or Discontinuing It?

Apple's discounts on USB-C adapters and accessories are set to end today. Fortunately, Apple fans don't always have to pay full price for their machines. Apple already extended the discounts once from ending on December 31st to March 31st. That's $200 off and the best price you'll find on this excellent ultraportable.

Many Apple enthusiasts also took umbrage with the design of the MacBook Pro itself, specifically lambasting Apple for removing a number of beloved and useful ports, including the MagSafe 2 charging port, the HDMI port, and the standard USB port. For starters, it's 67 percent brighter, smaller, and faster than its predecessor. This would suggest that the announcement of a new model would be coming relatively soon, with speculation suggesting that it would be either April or May if the company is to keep with the release window of their last MacBook. The 21.5-inch 4K display now sells for $524, down from $700. "Through the end of the year, we are reducing prices on all USB-C and Thunderbolt 3 peripherals we sell, as well as the prices on Apple's USB-C adapters and cables". The UltraFine 5K is now $974.00 down from $1,299.95.

For example, the Apple USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter is now knocked down to $49 (it's £47 in the UK) on Amazon, the same as Apple's discount price.

Recommended News

  • Apple launches iPhone 7 Red and we love it!

    Apples latest collection is innovative yet trendy but the new compilation only offers new look with the same old packaging. This special edition iPhone RED will be made available for online orders worldwide and in stores as well starting Friday.
    DEC launches East Africa Crisis Appeal

    DEC launches East Africa Crisis Appeal

    The Financial Times says that a "lack of effective government" and an insurgency by jihadi militia al-Shabaab "have not helped". Sir Mo has been named ambassador for Save the Children - one of 13 agencies helping to tackle the crisis.
    Diablo III Seasons Finally Come To Consoles

    Diablo III Seasons Finally Come To Consoles

    Patch 2.5.0's other leading feature sees crafting materials picked up through salvaging now displayed in a separate storage tab. As players progress further in the Season Journey, they will be able to claim different rewards, including some cosmetic items.
  • Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (SNCR) has 1 year Price Target of $49.5

    The institutional investor owned 77,683 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 16,139 shares during the period. BlackRock Fund Advisors raised its position in shares of Synchronoss Technologies by 10.4% in the third quarter. (NASDAQ:OPK).
    Tesla Model 3: No Release Date Delay Expected, Assures Elon Musk

    Tesla Model 3: No Release Date Delay Expected, Assures Elon Musk

    The CEO of Tesla has possibly come up with a procedure, which would smoothen the experience for potential customers. The other thing this major change will do is create separation in Tesla's lineup when the Model 3 arrives.
    Is Prince Harry Planning To Make An Engagement Ring From Diana's Tiara?

    Is Prince Harry Planning To Make An Engagement Ring From Diana's Tiara?

    It is being speculated that the seventh season of " Suits " might be Markle's last acting assignment. The actress, who's dating Prince Harry, wants to concentrate on her other passions like philanthropy.
  • AMD announces Ryzen 5 CPUs - 6 cores for $210

    AMD announces Ryzen 5 CPUs - 6 cores for $210

    The company officially announced its complete mid-level Ryzen 5 series of desktop PC processors set to arrive April 11. Hot off the heels of the launch of Ryzen 7, AMD has just revealed their upcoming lineup of Ryzen 5 processors.
    Mystery of the Mona Lisa smile solved

    Mystery of the Mona Lisa smile solved

    We notice the total range, and then we adapt our estimates." Not such an ambiguous smile after all, it seems ". Understanding this process may be useful in the study of psychiatric disorders, said Kornmeier.

    Zacks Provided 1.33 Rating to Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (AAOI)

    To measure price-variation, we found AAOI's volatility during a week at 7.27% and during a month it has been found around 6.99%. For shareholders, given the total diluted outstanding shares of 18.51 million, this means overall earnings per share of 0.77.
  • Body cam video shows Illinois officer punching man

    Body cam video shows Illinois officer punching man

    Body camera video from another officer, who was not involved in the the altercation, shows Rosario punch the man several times. He remains on unpaid administrative leave pending the outcome of an internal criminal investigation. "The officer's actions.
    You Can Buy Big Mac Sauce In Canada Right Now

    You Can Buy Big Mac Sauce In Canada Right Now

    Chan wrote that she was at the Grocery and Specialty Food West Convention when she "stumbled upon this new product". And do we even need to NAME ranch, considering there's now a fountain dedicated to it?

    Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RNN), Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)

    The average is taken over a specific period of time, like 10 days, 20 minutes, 30 weeks, or any time period the trader chooses. The Company's divisions include refined copper products, copper in concentrate, gold, molybdenum, oil and other.

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.