Tag Archives: MacBook Accessories

Byte-dock turns your MacBook Pro into a desktop Mac [update]

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(credit: Byte-dock) Byte-dock | £149.99 | www.byte-dock.com

if you like to use your MacBook Pro with an external screen, keyboard and mouse then Byte-dock might be something worthy of consideration. Byte-dock is a docking solution that is designed specifically for MacBook Pro (with Thunderbolt) and unlike the TwelveSouth’s book arc, Byte-dock not only holds up your MacBook Pro elegantly upright but also route the ports to the back of the Byte-dock. Continue reading Byte-dock turns your MacBook Pro into a desktop Mac [update]

MacBook Pro survived a 20-foot drop in Extreme Sleeve

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(credit: G-FORM) G-FORM Extreme Sleeve for Laptops | from US$69.95 | g-form.com

would you drop your MacBook Pro from a 20-foot balcony if you are confident that it is well protected? of course, no one in the right mind would that but apparently, the folks at G-FORM would – just to show you how tough their latest sleeve, the Extreme Sleeve for Laptops is. G-FORM is a specialist in extreme sports padding and it has taken their shock and protection know-how to the world of gadgets. Continue reading MacBook Pro survived a 20-foot drop in Extreme Sleeve

Bamboo Macbook Case: nature embraces your Macbook

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(credit: Silva Limited) Silvia Bamboo Macbook Case | US$179.99 | www.silvaltd.com

with the slew of Macbook cases and bags in the market, it is hard not to find most of them bland. seriously, i think it has come to a point that some manufacturers churn out the design for the sake of the mass market. nothing wrong in a business point of view but being a discerning user, you would probably expect more out of the accessories to go with your expensive piece of shiny gadget. Continue reading Bamboo Macbook Case: nature embraces your Macbook

Twelve South BookBook case for MacBook Pro, now for 17-inch

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Twelve South BookBook Case for MacBook Pro | from US$79.99 | www.twelvesouth.com

owning expensive mobile devices means putting your devices in two unwanted situations: the knocks and bumps associated with road-going devices, and potential theft. well, Twelve South’s BookBook case for MacBook Pro is here to solve these two issues. first, it protects your MacBook Pro with its hardback cover and spine, and secondly, the vintage book look advert the attention of potential thieves. it will be just another vintage literature unless you happen to be a town where books are more valuable than a MacBook Pro. aside from the mentioned points, you will no doubt score big for style factor for having your Mac inside a book. Continue reading Twelve South BookBook case for MacBook Pro, now for 17-inch

Hardcandy’s CANDY convertible case for MacBook Air

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(image credit: HardCandy) HardCandy CANDY Convertible MacBook Air Case | from US$45.95 | www.hardcandycases.com

the late 2010 MacBook Air is still new in the market and if you are still hunting around for a case for this piece of technological marvel, HardCandy has a new case made just for it. dubbed the CANDY Convertible, the case is made of animal-friendly Faux Nubuck Microfiber materials and promised to protect your MacBook Air with style without the bulk. then again, the MBA slender figure leaves us plenty room for casing without much bulk anyway. Continue reading Hardcandy’s CANDY convertible case for MacBook Air

The Cartella turns your MacBook Air into a book

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(image credit: Pad & Quill) Pad & Quill The Cartella for MacBook Air | from US$79.99 (pre-order price) | padandquill.com

protecting your MacBook Air doesn’t need to be the standard plastic flair. if you’re into masquerading your MacBook Air into something else, other then its original self then check out this new bookbindery case, named The Cartella for MacBook Air, from Pad & Quill. it would certainly gives this piece of 21st century technology a classical touch. Continue reading The Cartella turns your MacBook Air into a book

new BookArc for MacBook Air from Twelve South

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(image credit: Twelve South) Twelve South BookArc for Air | US$39.99 | www.twelvesouth.com

if you’re using your MacBook Air with an external display like the Apple Cinema Display, then the new BookArc for MacBook Air from Twelve South is the perfect companion accessory. the BookArch for Air functions and look much like the original BookArc for MacBook but is designed exclusively for the new MacBook Air (late 2010). the BookArch holds up your MacBook horizontally upright while your MBA is connected to the external display, giving you a neat and clutter-free workspace. Continue reading new BookArc for MacBook Air from Twelve South

masquerade your laptop with Stealth Laptop Sleeve

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want to stand out from the crowd and not being too ‘out-standing’? get yourself the Stealth Laptop Sleeve, a laptop sleeve in the guise of a tatty old manila envelope – postage not included. the Stealth’s exterior is made from super-strong fabric that’s tearproof and waterproof and the interior boasts a plush mock-silk interior that’s padded with PE foam to protect you precious laptop from knocks and shocks. this sleeve is adjustable and will fit laptops of size 8″ to 17″. Continue reading masquerade your laptop with Stealth Laptop Sleeve

Reviews: Moshi Clearguard, Gelaskins, Beyza Leather Case

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now that i am a Mac convert (damn! the iPhone really converted me!), it is only naturally that i start seeking out for accessories to protect my very pricey ‘investment’ (if you can that investment). hitting the local forums, i chanced upon a thread about the Moshi ClearGuard Keyboard Protector (US$20). the specs and the pics appears to be pretty decent, so i thought i would give it a shot. though, not just yet cos’ it was a ‘coming soon’ product and i waited patiently, like a hungry lion waiting to pound on its prey. anyway, i jumped at it once it was available last month. i made order via AEVOE UNIVERSE, which carries Moshi products. it took a while for it reach Singapore and it sure did today – i was thrilled. let the truth be told, i was pretty thrilled to be what this elite of keyboard protector has to offer. Continue reading Reviews: Moshi Clearguard, Gelaskins, Beyza Leather Case