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8 Interesting Facts about Apple, Inc. – You Won’t Believe #4!

All great things start small… sometimes, even a bit bizarre and fascinating. The same is true with Apple, Inc., the revolutionary company that gave us our beloved Mac products. Before Apple became the tech giant it is today, it went through a lot of changes that I bet most of you do not know about. So, let’s trace back and explore the events that paved the way for Apple’s greatness. 1. The first Apple logo featured Isaac Newton. So why did Apple…

If Your Gadgets Could Drink: A Few St. Patty’s Day Drink Recipes Your Gadgets Would Love

St. Patrick’s Day is this weekend and that means four-leaf clovers, leprechauns, corned beef hash and, of course…libations of the alcoholic persuasion. MacMall has decided to spice up the drink menu this year and give you a few alternatives to the “green beer” staple. How does this relate to our products? Well, who doesn’t like to do a little anthropomorphizing every now and then? If our products could drink, here’s a list of their favorites: 1….

5 Fun Gadget Facts that AREN’T Jokes

5 Fun Gadget Facts that AREN’T Jokes

April Fool’s Day is right around the corner. Here at MacMall, we definitely like to have fun, but don’t worry, we won’t prank you. In fact, we’ve put together a list of interesting, strange and downright zany facts about some of your favorite tech gadgets that may SEEM unbelievable, but are totally true: The most expensive part on an iPod Touch? The touchscreen, which costs $35. Guess that’s why “touch” made its way into the name! Angry Birds is…

3 Fun Facts about the MacBook Pro

With its power, performance, and durability, the MacBook Pro is simply one of Apple’s best laptops. Here are some fun facts about the MacBook Pro that you might not have any idea of. You can customize the icons on your MacBook Pro. You can easily customize every icon you have in your MacBook Pro. Just download the Candy Bar app. Candy Bar is a very user-friendly application that lets you use whatever icon you want for your MacBook’s i…

Top 6 Fitness Gadgets

Working your way on the treadmill and sweating buckets aren’t enough. You need to constantly check if you’re on the right track, if you’re doing everything the right way, or if all of your hard work in the Gym or on the road is paid off and doing you any good. Anyway, with all these technologies available in our modern, quintessential world, different gadgets and devices are there to help you with your fitness problems and inquiries. And if you…

Sweet Deals from MacMall: Griffin PowerDock 5 Charging Station for iPad, iPad mini, iPhone & iPod touch

Can’t live without your iOS gadgets? The Griffin PowerDock 5 Charging Station ensures that you’ll never have to. This charging station lets you charge up to 5 iOS devices at a time, so your gadgets will always be ready for work or play. The Griffin PowerDock 5 is compatible with iPhones, iPads, and iPods; no matter what device you use, you can count on the PowerDock 5. It’s guaranteed to provide fast, safe charging, keeping your iOS gadgets safe…

MacBook Pro-tection! 3 Easy Ways to Protect your MacBook Pro

We always hear the saying that goes “nobody’s perfect”, right? And it’s justifiable through years and years of experience. We all have our own clumsy side, and it sometimes affects our gadgets. As a blogger here, I have been telling you that your gadgets are your investments. And it’s only right that you protect your gadgets and help prolong their lives. Yes, while it may be true that nobody’s perfect and nothing’s permanent in this world, it wo…

Best MacBook Carrying Cases

When you go from place to place, you obviously can’t just bring your MacBook pro or laptop in your hand. You need a bag or carrying case that is durable and can keep your MacBook safe from the elements as well as make a stylish place to store your other belongings. Here are some cases that could be perfect for you and your lifestyle: MacCase All-in-One Backpack This is perfect for backpackers who don’t want to be bringing a separate bag for the…

Spring Cleaning: MacMall’s How-To For a Squeaky Clean Spring

Spring time is here and we all know what that means: spring break, allergies, taxes and, of course, cleaning. While we can’t help you with the blanket of cat hair under your couch or the pile of tangled Christmas lights in the garage, we CAN help you keep those gadgets of yours in tip top shape. And go ahead…we won’t tell if you whistle while you work. iKlear Cleaning Kit – this all purpose cleaning kit works for all your Apple products, from i…

5 Benefits of Recycling with Apple

In 2012, there was an estimated 2.5 billion units of gadgets purchased, including televisions, computers, tablets, and mobile phones, which make up over half of the total figure (Gartner). Unfortunately, most of these will be discarded by their owners and as little as 11 – 14% of these will be recycled, a relatively small number against an increasing pile of outmoded devices. A fraction of those recycled may not be safely processed either, so t…

Top 3 Free Games for iPad Mini’s Released this Month

Every week the Apple App Store is jam-packed with new and exciting games; from adventure games, RPG’s to MMO’s. So if you’re tired of the same old games you can browse the App Store’s growing digital shelves and find the perfect game that would suit you. Here’s a few good one’s that you’d most probably find interesting. These games has just been released this month and it’s still hot off the press.   POCKET MORTYS Adapted from Adult Swim’s…

15 DIY iPhone and iPad Docks from Common Household Items

Tired of holding your iPhone or iPad? Instead of going for a branded dock or stand – create one of your own! Not only will it save you money to purchase more important accessories or upgrades, but you also help the environment by recycling some items and giving them a new purpose. (Now while these models feature older iPhone models, it doesn’t change the fact that these small projects can still hold your new iPhone 5S.) 1. Paper Clip by dea…

How To: Disaster-Proof Your Gadget

When buying a gadget, you also need to consider different ways of keeping it safe from damage. Whether from harsh weather, hackers, or other catastrophes, always make sure that you’re protecting your gadget so you can use it to its full potential for the longest possible time. If you’re looking for ways to protect your devices, here are five ways to make sure your electronics are disaster-proof. Buy a quality protective case. This is the most im…

Top 5 Advantages of Owning a Power Bank

Power banks are helpful little gadgets for anyone who can’t keep their hands off their mobile devices. What kind of benefits can you get from owning your very own power bank? Your devices will always stay on. Be able to charge your device anytime, anywhere. If you run out of battery power, and you are nowhere near a wall outlet, a power bank will be your savior. You can simply just plug your phone into the device to start charging it. Take it a…

To upgrade or not to upgrade: 8 questions before buying a new iPhone

Apple has always kept consumers on their toes on the latest iPhone model to come out. Sure enough, costumers are always ready to line up to buy from their nearest retail stores. Just 7 months ago, Apple released the iPhone 5S and it has gotten the masses in a frenzy. The funny thing is, it hasn’t even been a year since that release and we are already picking up rumors and anticipating the iPhone 6. I mean, your phone is not even cold yet. I’m no…