Updating mac mini
When we took the artificial flavors, preservatives and dyes out of Kraft Macaroni & Cheese, we wanted to make sure it still tasted like the Kraft Mac & Cheese you know you love.So three months ago, we quietly started selling the new recipe in our old boxes to see if you’d notice. After all, it’s pretty hard to speak with your mouth full.Thermally everything should be the same, and chances are good that battery life would also be unaffected.Changing things like the shell is a different matter, and involves more engineering and testing, but for a company with the resources that Apple has, even this isn't a huge deal.I use a Lenovo Think Pad, while many of my colleagues use Mac Book Airs – a decision that requires an opinion piece of its own to understand. They’ll take their Mac mini out of their locker and carry it to their ‘hot desk’ for the day.At the end of each day, they’ll unplug it and return it to their locker.It would be trivial for Apple to update its Macs, especially if we're just focusing on say the CPU, GPU, and RAM.Intel has made it simple for OEMs to fit updated CPUs into the chassis of older systems, and chances are the only thing Apple would need to do after fitting a CPU in an older Mac is change the hardware specs on the box.
Since we have been hosting Mac minis for over a decade, we have quite the mix of machines here.Here's how we did it People had been asking us to take the artificial flavors, preservatives and dyes out of Kraft Mac & Cheese for a long time, but they didn’t want us to change the iconic taste they know and love. So how do you convince people that the new Kraft Mac & Cheese is still going to taste like Kraft Mac & Cheese they love? In December 2015, we quietly started selling the new recipe in our old boxes, updating only the ingredient line. On March 7th, 2016, the largest blind taste test in history came to a close as we began proudly advertising the change to Kraft Mac & Cheese.Luckily for us, America proved that there’s nothing to worry about – because for the past three months they’ve been buying, eating and loving Kraft Macaroni & Cheese the same as they always have.The app, made by the famous Clockwork Mod team, lets you backup apps complete with their data.All you need is the Helium app, the companion Carbon app for Windows, Mac, or Linux computers, and a USB cable.