can you hear that swooosh?


MacBook Air

Steve Jobs does it again. He now delivers MacBook Air, the world’s thinnest notebook. It makes my Powerbook look like a telephone directory.


It’s only 0.16 to 0.76 inch thin and weighs only 3 pounds, and yet it packs a 13.3-inch widescreen LED backlit display, a full keyboard that illuminates in the dark, and an oversize multi-touch trackpad that does the wonders of the gesture-based input (pinch, swipe and rotate) from the iPhone and iPod Touch. I’m not sure about the missing optical drive though, I still like popping in those DVDs and importing music from CDs. Okay, okay, I don’t see myself spending on iTunes. Haha! But if I could spend 14,290 kroner at minimum for the 80-GB model (USD 1,799 on the Apple Store), then I don’t think renting movies on iTunes would be a problem.


Watch the guided tour here, and let’s see if this Richard Gere-ish guy, John, doesn’t grow on you, too. ;)


6 Responses to “can you hear that swooosh?”

  1. 1 danial ma January 16, 2008 at 2:12 am

    hej! it’s really looks cool..

    cheers! danial, UK

  2. 2 freshmess January 16, 2008 at 2:33 am

    hey danial! have you got any site i could visit? cheers! i’m planning to go to london, btw, this may. :)

  3. 3 zocalo January 16, 2008 at 9:22 am

    OMG this is FABULOUS!!! I cannot believe they released one so soon after MacBooks came out!! Damn Apple!!!

  4. 5 freshmess January 17, 2008 at 6:25 pm

    Yet another of Steve Jobs’ cashcows, Zocalo!

    Thanks Danial!

  5. 6 dazedblu January 18, 2008 at 2:13 pm

    hej! way that’s kewl!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Tweet Tweet!

Error: Twitter did not respond. Please wait a few minutes and refresh this page.

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 10 other followers



%d bloggers like this: