• How to cope with the end of FireWire

    Posted November 1, 2012 - 11:46 am

    Mac shops with significant FireWire investment may not need a total Thunderbolt or USB 3.0 makeover, but staying put with current hard drives and devices will come at a price
  • FireWire's MacBook absence a fatal flaw?

    Posted October 17, 2008 - 3:20 pm

    As our first look at Apple's new laptops suggests, there's plenty to talk about with the new laptops introduced this week. But it's what's not there in the revamped MacBook product line that has people talking--yelling in some cases. And that's Apple's as-of-yet unexplained decision to drop FireWire connectivity from its consumer-focused laptops. Some users are saying point-blank that they're not going to order the new hardware without FireWire.
  • More MacBook gripes: Save FireWire!

    Posted October 17, 2008 - 2:09 pm

    Is Apple leading in its bid to ditch FireWire connections from its low-end laptops -- or is it just getting out of the way of the USB 2.0 stampede?
  • Apple users rage over missing FireWire

    Posted October 16, 2008 - 3:06 pm

    Apple customers unhappy that the company dropped FireWire from its newest notebooks are venting their frustrations on the company's support forum in several hundred messages.
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