Hardware - Latest Releases
MCE Ships 1TB PCIe-based Flash Storage Upgrades for Retina MacBook Pros
Jun 26, 2015 - MCE Technologies (MCE) announces a 1TB internal PCIe-based Flash storage upgrade solution for late-2013 through mid-2015 13" and 15" MacBook Pro with Retina Display. The 1TB Upgrade Kits are based on the super-fast PCIe storage architecture in those machines and includes all tools required to perform the installation, an illustrated installation guide, and drive cloning software. The MCE 1TB Internal PCIe-based Flash Storage upgrade solution is $999.00 and is available for immediate shipment.
Dualy Extreme Antenna System Adds Five Times the WiFi Performance
Jun 24, 2015 - QuickerTek has created an upgrade for their adapted Apple AC Base Station and Base Station Express with the Dualy Extreme, an antenna system with 1 Watt of RF power, by enabling the Apple router with additional speed and range. The increased power seeks out more distant wireless signals and locks onto them with twin 500 milliWatt transceivers coupled with two antennas that create two combined signal paths for up to five times more wireless range.
Axtremex Micro SSD - Rapid USB 3.1 USB-C External Drive Launch
Jun 15, 2015 - Axtremex today announced its 45-day Indiegogo campaign to complete the development of their light and speedy Micro SSD. Made from solid zinc and weighing just 58 grams, the Axtremex Micro SSD is twice as fast as a standard USB 3.0 drive, twenty times faster than a USB 2.0 drive and holds up to a terabyte of data in a package no bigger than a credit card. Perfect for Apple's newly-released Retina MacBook, the Axtremex Micro SSD embraces the future by shipping with USB Type-C as standard.
QuickerTek Inc. Announces $200 Price Reduction in 60W Solar Juicz
Feb 04, 2015 - Wichita based QuickerTek Inc. today introduces the 60w Solar Juicz power/charger for Apple's Macbook Pro and Macbook Air computers. This Photo Voltaic (PV) utilizes Thin Film PV technology for light weight, flexible durable, foldable and water resistant. MacBook users can now spend even more time working away from the wall power outlet. Users can even charge the laptop battery while using the Solar Juicz at the same time. If you have sunlight, you have power, whenever you need it.
Year End Special on Apple Base Station Extreme with External Antennas
Dec 24, 2014 - Customers can save 10% on new Apple Base Station Extreme. QuickerTek today announces their year end special for the acHex External Antenna System. QuickerTek purchases a brand new Apple Base Station Extreme, Express or Time capsule and adds 6 high gain 2.4gHz and 5.8gHZ external removable dipole Antennas. Each one is custom built in Wichita Kansas, then optimized for each customer to insure the best performance in both frequency bands. Quickertek is the only company that provides this upgrade.
Quickertek Inc. is first to release 10.10.x Yosemite Driver's 802.11ac
Nov 14, 2014 - QuickerTek announces the availability of 10.10.x Yosemite software drivers for its AcNano and AcQuicky USB Wifi devices. This software enables users of older Apple MacBooks to take advantage of the latest wireless technology. A simple USB device allows older Macs to have the same quicker 802.11ac networking which is built into the latest Macs. The new Yosemite 10.10 drivers work with all of the popular wireless network equipment including wireless access points from Dlink, NetGear & many others.
Quickertek adds BT 4.0 and 802.11ac to older Macs
Oct 27, 2014 - QuickerTek Inc. has developed three additional mCards to enable 802.11a,b,g,n,ac WIFi as well as Blue Tooth 4.0 LE for Yosemite Continuity features including Handoff to Work on older Mac's running 10.10. mCard works perfectly with common wireless networking equipment. And users can also choose to add higher-power antennas, should their needs not be met by the internal stock antenna. mCard is user installable using only a screwdriver and/or Torx driver.
NuMac Solutions LLC announces Blu-Ray Disc Burner for new Mac Pro
Sep 09, 2014 - Twin Cities based NuMac Solutions LLC announces its optical disc burning solution for Apple's new Mac Pro. The NMBDR6x supports reading and writing of Blu-Rays, DVDs, and CDs. The NMBDR6x stands less than 2 inches tall from top to bottom, and features a round, low-profile aluminum enclosure designed to sit beneath Apple's new Mac Pro. The slot load design has no tray to get in the way or break off. To help reduce clutter, both power and data are sent via the single USB cable.
Mac Support for Xbox One Controller
Sep 09, 2014 - Calgary based Stonelight Pictures today announces its Kickstarter campaign for a new Xbox One controller for Mac OS X. After almost a year since the Xbox One release, the Xbox One Controller is finally getting support for Mac. Right now it is up to 3rd party developers to come up with the support the consumers want. The Xbox has been a gold gaming standard for many years, and now with the release of the Xbox One controller, the best gaming controller on the planet is here.