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Keep your MacBook charger in The Loop

on Thursday, March 13th, 2014

Although The Goods repeatedly states that The Loop case is for men, I don’t see anything that makes it unsuitable for women.  The Loop is made of durable, 5-oz Dakota black vegetable oil-tanned cowhide leather.  The pouch at the bottom holds the power brick and the thin cord with the MagSafe connector for either the MacBook Read More…

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Keep your MagSafe connector firmly in place

on Friday, February 21st, 2014
Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News

Apple designed the MagSafe connectors to safely detach from your MacBook instead of pulling the laptop to the floor should the charging cable get yanked.  Some people feel the MagSafe connector detaches too easily, and if you are one of those people, you can use a Snuglet to keep it more firmly connected.  Snuglets are Read More…

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Prevent your MacBook from becoming one of the walking dead

on Monday, February 17th, 2014

With the CHUGPLUG external battery, you won’t have to worry about running out of power while you’re traveling.  The CHUGPLUG is designed to work with 45W or 60W newer MacBooks.  You can expect up to 4 extra hours of power for an 11″ MacBook Air or 3 extra hours for the 13″ MacBook Air or Read More…

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Keep the power cord connected to your Mac laptop with the MagStay MS-01

on Monday, May 13th, 2013
Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News

The purpose of a MagSafe connector is to have the power cable disconnect without pulling your laptop off the table should something snag the cable, but the MagStay MS-01 offers you a way to keep the cable firmly connected to your laptop if that feature bothers you.  The MagStay Power Connection Lock for MagSafe 2 accessory Read More…

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Fully utilize your Mac computer’s Thunderbolt port with the Belkin Thunderbolt Express Dock

on Tuesday, May 7th, 2013
Posted in: Computer Gear, News

The sleek, aluminum-encased Thunderbolt Express Dock from Belkin lets you use a single cable and a “single connection to create high-speed, reliable transfers between your laptop and up to eight other devices, including FireWire, Ethernet, USB, and daisy chaining multiple Thunderbolt devices.”  With two Thunderbolt connectors (one upstream, one downstream), you’ll be able to daisy-chain Read More…

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A MacBook Sleeve for Women

on Saturday, January 30th, 2010
Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News

Some weeks ago, I wrote an article wondering if gadgets were only for guys and bemoaning the lack of accessories and gadgets designed for women.  Memoggy makes a beautiful line of MacBook sleeves designed for women.  These sleeves  use imported hand-loomed fabrics decorated with hand-painted or hand-embroidered designs.  They are lined with a soft fabric to protect your Read More…

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Wicked Witch Vinyl Decal for Macbook

on Monday, January 25th, 2010
Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News

This is the most tempting reason I’ve found to buy a Macbook.  Instead of obscuring the Apple logo, this vinyl decal from the lildecalshop on etsy incorporates it into the design.  The decal shows the Wicked Witch from Snow White tempting you with her poison apple.  The standard color is black, but you can request it in other colors.  The decal is made from Read More…