Ben’s holiday gift guide – my top 10 favorite gadgets of the year

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If you’re looking for inspiration for holiday gifts for an Apple fan in your life, we thought it might prove useful if a bunch of us here at 9to5Mac put together our top gadget recommendations. I’ve tried to cover a range of price-points, though admittedly I don’t have much to suggest at the stocking-filler end …

MacBook Air 11: from $999 list

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There was a time when the MacBook Air was very much entry-level, but today’s MBAs are extremely capable machines. For many people, they will be the only Mac they need, perhaps in conjunction with a Thunderbolt Display …  Read more

Review: Digital Treasures Props Power Case – the case for the power-hungry iPad owner

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As someone with years of experience of pushing the battery-life of laptops to the limit, the iPad was something of a revelation. If we ignore the time I stupidly left the Smartcover auto on/off engaged while it was in a bicycle pannier on a London to Paris cycle ride, I’ve literally never run out of power.

However, since I was reviewing the Digital Treasures Powerflask, I thought I would look at the company’s Props Power Case at the same time. The concept is a simple one: a protective case with a built-in battery. Plug your iPad into the case, and the case provides the power…

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