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Tuesday Deals: Add space to your MacBook with Nifty and get 20% off the Blue Yeti [Deals]

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Cult of Mac Deals has some stellar promotions lined up right now, whether you’re looking to up your storage or improve your audio recordingsby adding an external quality microphone to your workflow.

For a limited time you can get the Nifty MiniDrive, which lets you add up to 128GB of storage space to your MacBook Pro Retina for only $35.99 and a top-notch microphone in the form of the Blue Yeti can be yours for 20% off the regular price – just $117!

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Wow, This 1TB Samsung SSD Is a Great Deal at Just $515

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If you’re looking to upgrade your Mac with a high-capacity solid-state drive (SSD), this 1-Terabyte Samsung EVO-Series SSD on Amazon is a great deal. Normally $849.99, it’s just $514.99 and free shipping.

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Keep Your Mac’s Hard Drive Secure And Protected With Stellar Drive Clone [Deals]

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Our Macs contain an extremely significant amount of our livelihood, so we’re always willing to protect that. This Cult of Mac Deals offer is for a simple and powerful application that backs up all of our applications and files so we don’t have to worry about the ‘what ifs?”.

Knowing our Mac’s hard drive is backed up, secure, and protected gives us the confidence to continue to do what we do best. Now it’s your turn to let go of all your worries so you can continue to do what you do best – and at just $19.99, Stellar Drive Clone is your solution.

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Apple Adds Fusion Drive Option To Entry-Level 21.5-Inch iMac

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When Apple’s all-new iMacs made their debut in late November, a super speedy Fusion Drive was only available as a build-to-order option with the 27-inch models. But that’s no longer the case. Over the weekend, Apple made the 1TB Fusion Drive an upgrade option for the entry-level 21.5-inch iMac, too.

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Put The Wasted Space Inside Your New iMac To Good Use With iFixit’s Dual Hard Drive Kits

Put The Wasted Space Inside Your New iMac To Good Use With iFixit’s Dual Hard Drive Kits

Take apart one of Apple’s latest iMacs and inside you’ll find plenty of space for mounting an additional hard drive. Of course, it’s useless if you don’t have the tools for the job, but that’s where iFixit comes in. The teardown specialists have released a new kit that provides you with everything you need for installing an additional hard drive in your new iMac.

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Apple’s 15-Inch MacBook Air Set To Begin Shipping In March [Rumor]

Apple’s 15-Inch MacBook Air Set To Begin Shipping In March [Rumor]Apple’s MacBook Air has been an incredibly popular machine since the company introduced solid-state drives as standard and reduced its price tag back in October 2010. But for some, it just doesn’t come big enough.

However, dreams of a 15-inch model are about to come true, according to sources in Apple’s supply chain. And it’ll be here by March 2012.

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Next MacBook Airs Could Have 33% More Battery Life

Next MacBook Airs Could Have 33% More Battery Life

A new Apple patent that details battery and solid state drive configurations for the company’s MacBook Air suggests that future models will boast battery life that significantly exceeds the 7 hours offered by today’s ultraportable.

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Lacie’s Thunderbolt-Equipped Little Big Disk Hits Apple Store

Lacie’s Thunderbolt-Equipped Little Big Disk Hits Apple Store

We’ve been anticipating an entire range of new Thunderbolt-equipped gadgets since Apple announced the technology with its latest line of MacBook Pros, and today, the first high-speed external hard drive featuring Thunderbolt technology has hit the Apple Store.

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Apple’s Recent Firmware Updates Enabled SATA 6Gbps Support in New MacBooks

Apple’s Recent Firmware Updates Enabled SATA 6Gbps Support in New MacBooks

Apple’s recent firmware updates were famous for preparing the company’s latest Thunderbolt-equipped Macs for the upcoming Thunderbolt Display. However, they also enabled one feature than Apple didn’t tell you: SATA 6Gbps support.

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Samsung’s New 6Gbps Solid-State Drives Could Be Used in MacBook Air

Samsung’s New 6Gbps Solid-State Drives Could Be Used in MacBook Air

Samsung has just announced the successor to its PM810 solid-state drive which is a super-speedy 6Gbps SATA 3 that boasts read speeds of up to 500MB/s and write speeds of up to 350MB/s. A custom version of the PM810 is currently used in Apple’s MacBook Air line lineup, so there’s a good possibility its impressive successor — the PM830 — will also hit the ultraportables.

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