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Powerful package, customise the Touch Bar, US tax break, more deals


Love it or hate it, the new 15-inch MacBook Pro packs a lot of power into a small package — When the MacBook Pro with Touch Bar was announced, Dennis Sellers was intrigued by the prospect of replacing his 27-inch iMac and 12-inch MacBook with one machine. After a lengthy review, he concludes ” you have to admit that Apple has packed an incredible amount of power and performance into a surprisingly small package with the MacBook Pro with Touch Bar.”

How to customise the tTouch Bar — If you’re a purchaser of the new MacBook Pro, you’re probably eager to customise the Touch Bar. AppleInsider shows you how.

Donald Trump willing to give Apple a ‘very large tax cut’ to make its products in the US — In an interview with the New York Times, President elect Donald Trump says he told Apple CEO Tim Cook that he wants the company to build iPhones and other products in the US and is willing to offer a large tax cut to make it happen. [Well gee, Apple sure appreciates tax breaks.]

More Black Friday deals — Intego’s Mac security products are all at 50% off ‘for Thanksgiving’ if you put in the right coupon code at checkout. The code is GIVETHANKS to get any Intego X9 software at this big discount. You can try them all free but you’d better quick if you decide you need anything.
There’s a holiday discount available for the Newton work email service (also a 50% discount). This offer is available for both new and existing users who’ve not subscribed yet. To claim your discount, download Newton for iOS  or Mac (or Android) and start the 14-day free trial. Go to Settings > Subscribe Now and you’ll see the 50% discount instantly. The offer is valid until midnight (US Pacific), November 29.
Macphun has flipped the switch on its holiday savings, and you can now get fantastic deals on Luminar – the amazing new photo enhancement app for Mac – and Aurora HDR 2017. Luminar is usually priced at US$209, but Macphun’s making it available for only US$59 to new users and for just US$49 for those who already own Macphun products.