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Abt Electronics’ 2011 Holiday Buying Guide

Holidays are fast approaching and that means holiday shopping.  Get a head start with these great gift ideas from Abt Electronics sure to put a smile on all your friends’ and families’ faces. It may be cold outside, but there’s never a bad time for ice cream.  With the Cuisinart Ice Cream maker you can have your cold, tasty treats in your own home, without having to go out in the snow.…

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Apple Recalls First Generation iPod Nano…5 years Later

Well, as the saying goes, “better late than never”.  Apple has announced a recall for their first generation iPod nanos this weekend.  According to Apple, the nanos are susceptible to extensive heating when in use.  Chances are, if you have been using them daily, the last five years, your unit is okay.  Just to be certain, you can check out Apple’s Replacement Program site.  Simply put in your serial number and follow the instructions.…

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Apple Solving iPhone 4s Battery Problem

For the many out there who rushed to get an iPhone 4s, the only real complaint users have been expressing was that their phone’s battery drains quicker than expected.  Apple has assessed all these complaints and has released a statement, saying, ““We have found a few bugs that are affecting battery life and we will release a software update to address those in a few weeks.” So fret not Apple lovers.  You…

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Apple Announces MacBook Pro Updates

Apple unveiled updates to its entire MacBook Pro lineup, which have faster processors, improved performance, and larger hard drives without changing prices. The upgrades on the faster MacBook models will be available in time for the 2011 Christmas shopping season. The 13-inch MacBook Pro comes in two configurations, an entry-level configuration that sells for $1,199.00 with an Intel Core i5 processor, and a faster $1,499.00 model equipped with an Intel Core i7…

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Steve Jobs: 1955-2011

Image courtesy of Apple Steven P. Jobs, co-founder of Apple, passed away yesterday, October 5th, 2011.  Considered to many to be a true visionary, he redesigned the way we look at computers, portable music devices, cellular phones and even technology as a whole.  There’s always something better to make, always something to improve on, and always something to spark your imagination. Steve Jobs leaves behind a legacy that the world has been…

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Apple Announces Press Meeting Oct 4th…iPhone 5?

“Let’s talk iPhone” is the leading quote by Apple’s announcement to hold a press release Tuesday Oct 4th, at 10:00 am EST.  Unless Steve Jobs plans on making a surprise cameo, this will be the first big Apple announcement held by Tim Cook.  It will be held at Apple’s Cupertino headquarters in California.  We’ll report what they report as soon as information is available.…

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All Things Apple

All things Apple.  That’s what you will find here at Abt Electronics.  From Macbooks to iPods, you will find just what you are looking for when outfitting your office, or your dorm.  Save even more money on your new purchase with our Trade in & Save program.  Just register to trade your product online, or bring it into the store.…

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Steve Jobs Retires from Apple

Steve Jobs officially announced his retirement from his world renowned company Apple this week.  What does this mean for Apple?  Not much exactly.  It will still continue to be a Steve Jobs company.  Steve Jobs has been involved since its inception, but has taken numerous hiatuses the last several years due to illness.  In dealing with his absence, Apple worked on training a replacement who could eventually fill his place when Apple’s creator steps down. This comes a…

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What Will the iPhone 5 Look Like?

When the huge iPhone 5 announcement is made, you can be sure you will find out what it looks like and what all the features are moments after they are announced by Apple…but it doesn’t hurt to speculate.  Online website, PCMag.com goes over several different ideas on what the phone may look like by playing with Adobe Photoshop.  Some ideas are, edge-to-edge screen, no home button, thinner, slide-out keyboard.  Options are endless…

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Apple Wants High-Res for iPad 3

For Apple, it’s never too soon to start working on the next generation of a product they JUST released.  According to sources, Apple is testing a new, high-resolution screen for their third generation iPad. According to allthingsd.com an industry representative mentioned, “Apple’s upcoming iPad 3 will feature an improved display to support quad extended graphics (QXGA), a display resolution of 2048×1536 pixels with a 4:3 aspect ratio to provide full high definition (HD)…

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