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Trick Out Your Touch Bar With These Creative Apps and Games

I don’t know about you, but I’m still on the fence about Apple’s Touch Bar. The most use I get out of it is accidentally tapping the virtual “back” button in my browser when trying to press a number key. That, and I mainly use the Touch Bar to adjust my MacBook’s brightness and volume. […]

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Customize Your Mac’s Touch Bar with BetterTouchTool

Mac: If you’re fancy enough to have a MacBook with a Touch Bar, and you don’t hate that Apple replaced your physical keys with virtual ones (perhaps a blessing, given the former’s quality), you may have already tried customizing it a little bit. Maybe you swapped out a virtual button or two on the Control […]

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How to Join the Class Action Lawsuit Over Apple’s Crappy MacBook Keyboards

If you bought a new MacBook or MacBook Pro in the past few years, you may have a case against Apple. A new class-action lawsuit claims the company knowingly sold laptops with defective keyboards. Here’s what you need to know about the new lawsuit and how to get involved.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Give Your MacBook Touchscreen Controls For Just $1 Worth of Gear

Apple still refuses to release a touchscreen MacBook (no, the Touch Bar doesn’t count), but one group of developers have come up with a clever solution. Using some impressive AI software and about a buck’s worth of hardware, the team was able to bring rudimentary touchscreen controls to an Apple laptop.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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This Laptop Is the MacBook Pro People Wish Apple Would Make

So there I am, six thousand miles away from home in a foreign country (whose language I don’t speak) covering a trade show by myself, and I realize the power brick on my XPS 13 is busted. This is a disaster. My laptop is my lifeblood. I need it to write stories, edit photos, and […]

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Ableton Live users can now download a free MacBook Touch Bar preset

MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar app has a new addition set to expand producers’ use of pATCHES, a third party site that provides Ableton users with free sample packs, recording advice, Live-centric production tips, and more. Their latest offering is a free preset that gives users access to a variety of shortcuts on the Touch Bar, including a save button […]

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