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All new MacBook, new Air, shuttle driver pay rise


The completely rebuilt MacBook Pro is all-metal, and has integrated antennas, a full-size edge-to-edge keyboard and an Apple-invented 'butterfly mechanism' for keys. The 12-inch Retina display boasts over 3.3 million pixels and is just 3.3 millimeters thin, making it the thinnest display ever built into a Mac.
The completely rebuilt MacBook is all-metal, and has integrated antennas, a full-size edge-to-edge keyboard and an Apple-invented ‘butterfly mechanism’ for keys. The 12-inch Retina display boasts over 3.3 million pixels and is just 3.3 millimeters thin, making it the thinnest display ever built into a Mac.

Apple looks to ‘reinvent the notebook’ with all-new 12″ MacBook with Retina display — In a surprise announcement this morning, Apple has revealed an all-new MacBook featuring an ultrathin design that makes it the thinnest and lightest notebook the company has ever made, with an all-new keyboard, a Force Touch trackpad, and just one port for both power and accessories. [I’ll post the full NZ press releases separately.]

MacBook Air updated with Broadwell CPUs, Thunderbolt 2 connectors, faster flash — Apple has updated its legacy MacBook Air lineup, bringing Intel’s new Broadwell processors to its notebook lineup, along with faster Thunderbolt 2 connectors. The larger 13-inch MacBook Air has also gained new flash memory that’s twice as fast as before. The new MacBook Airs ship starting today.

Apple shuttle bus drivers get significant pay raise — Contract workers who drive shuttle busses for workers commuting to Apple’s Silicon Valley offices are getting a 25% pay raise. Apple is kicking in the money to give the drivers the hourly pay rate increase, and said split shift workers will earn an even higher pay rate.