Rumors: Is Apple Phasing Out the MacBook Air?


When the internet runs out of news, it starts making things up. We think this is funny, so we round up all the lies and speculation and put them here. We call it the "Rumor Roundup" and we do it all for you! This week:

Invisible Laptops
  • Is Apple Phasing Out Its MacBook Air Series of Laptops?
    Or have they just made them so thin that we can't see them? [International Business Times]

  • Will Apple's "Echo Killer" Feature Facial Recognition?
    Darkman will have a hard time getting Siri to remember his preferences ... causing him to fly into a rage. [CNET]

Nexus Phone Branding
  • Will Google No Longer Allow Manufacturers to Brand Nexus Devices?
    Google will also offer a "fix kit" for those with old, branded Nexus phones, to bring them in line with the new specs. (The kit contains a small piece of steel wool.) [Android Headlines]

  • Will Apple's "Amazon Echo Killer" Actually Be an Apple TV?
    "Siri, why won't you play Darkman?!" *Flies into a rage* [PowerPage]

Red Dead Shack
  • Is This a Screenshot From a New Red Dead Redemption Game?
    It sure looks like a great place for a rugged cowboy to rest up after a long day-a pickin' flowers! [Gaming Bolt]

  • Is Apple Looking to Buy Netflix?
    "Siri, why isn't Darkman on Netflix?!" *Rage* [The Country Caller]

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What is with all these Darkman references? I understand it when it came to facial recognition, but not elsewhere.