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Dealing Without FireWire in The New MacBooks

Now that the new MacBooks have been released, we can enjoy the onboard Nvidia graphics chips, the buttonless multi-touch glass trackpad, the sweet new backlit displays, the unibody “brick” construction, and the lack of FireWire.

Wait, what was that? No FireWire in the new MacBooks?

That’s right. If you want FireWire (800) you need a MacBook Pro (or an iMac). So, instead of complaining and ranting because we all know Steve Jobs could care less, let’s suck it up and figure out what we can do about it.
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