The Apple Core: Apple comes clean on MacBook vent cover up

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Date: Tuesday, June 6th, 2006, 08:00
Category: The Apple Core

macbook-film.jpgTwo weeks ago I reported on an issue where some MacBooks were coming from the factory with a piece of clear plastic film covering the rear exit vent – which made the machine run (understandably) hot.
Some would peg this “problem” squarely on the end user for not noticing it in the first place, but regardless of who you blame Apple has come clean about the plastic “cover up” with a spankin’ new Knowledge Base article.
Read the rest of the story on my ZDNet Blog: The Apple Core.


macbook-film.jpgTwo weeks ago I reported on an issue where some MacBooks were coming from the factory with a piece of clear plastic film covering the rear exit vent – which made the machine run (understandably) hot.
Some would peg this “problem” squarely on the end user for not noticing it in the first place, but regardless of who you blame Apple has come clean about the plastic “cover up” with a spankin’ new Knowledge Base article.
Read the rest of the story on my ZDNet Blog: The Apple Core.

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