Tag Archives: USB-C

Episode 76: Apple updates 13-inch MacBook Pro with features: Magic Keyboard, double the storage, and faster performance



In this episode we will discuss Apple’s announcement  Monday about their updated 13-inch MacBook Pro, featuring the new Magic Keyboard and doubling the storage across all standard configurations. The new lineup also offers 10th-generation processors for up to 80 percent faster graphics performance and makes 16GB of faster 3733MHz memory standard on select configurations. (Graphics courtesy of Apple Inc.)

The 13-inch MacBook Pro features a brilliant Retina display with more than 4 million pixels and millions of colors, 500 nits of brightness, and support for the P3 wide color gamut.
Magic Keyboard on the 13-inch MacBook Pro features a physical Escape key, Touch ID for easy login and secure online purchases, and Touch Bar with dynamic and contextual controls.

Episode 74, New Apple iPad Pro Magic Keyboard is an admirable accessory



In this episode, we will discuss the new Apple iPad Pro Magic Keyboard which offers a unique floating design, backlit keyboard and trackpad now available for purchase. (Graphics courtesy of Apple Inc.)

Magic Keyboard takes full advantage of the distinct experience of iPadOS. Trackpad support is designed to work great with apps.
The Magic Keyboard trackpad complements the touch-first design of iPad for fluid navigation, easy cursor control, and precise adjustments.

Episode 64, Hyper launches Hyperdrive Gen 2 USB-C hubs in 6, 12 and 18-port models; Track health trends in the Apple Activity application



In this episode, we will talk about Hyper launches HyperDrive GEN2: Next generation USB-C Hub with 2X speed/power of current USB-C hubs on Kickstarter. We will also show you how to track health trends in the Apple Activity application on your iPhone.(HyperDrive GEN 2 photos courtesy of Sanho Corp.)

The back view of the 6-12, and 18 port Hyper hubs.

 

Hyper front view of the 6, 12 and 18 port models.
Track health trends in the Apple Activity application on your iPhone (Photo courtesy of Apple Inc.)

Episode 40, Apple Music launches high-resolution digital masters; Apple’s new dongle



In this episode, we are going to discuss Apple Music launching Apple Digital Masters, a new initiative launched Wednesday, August 7 by Apple that combines all of its “Mastered for iTunes” offerings into one catalog for higher quality music.  In the second half of the podcast, we will discuss Apple’s new dongle, the USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter, released this week.

 “Mastered for iTunes” offers one catalog for higher quality music.

Apple released this week a new USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter which lets you connect your USB-C-enabled Mac or iPad Pro to an HDMI display, while also connecting a standard USB device and a USB-C charging cable.