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London Drugs Clearance: Apple AirPort Extreme for $99, Save 60% Off

Western Canada retailer London Drugs is clearing out Apple’s AirPort Extreme wireless router at its retail locations. The AirPort Extreme is no longer sold by Apple and only rarely makes it into the refurbished store ($169). The router is priced at $249.99 but the clearance price is $99.99, saving you 60% off the MSRP. This...

Apple AirPort Base Station Firmware Updates 7.7.8, 7.6.8 Released

Apple has just released new new firmware updates for AirPort Base Stations, versions 7.7.8 and 7.6.8. The updates address an issue where base stations would not appear when Back to My Mac was enabled: About AirPort Base Station Firmware Update 7.7.8 Firmware update 7.7.8 is recommended for all AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule base...

U.S. Apple Stores Run Out of AirPort Extreme and Time Capsule

According to a report by MacRumors, both AirPort Extreme and Time Capsule have gone out of stock at Apple retail stores in the United States. The source says that a few readers have contacted them about the Wi-Fi base stations being out of stock at their local Apple stores. To verify, they contacted an Apple support representative who confirmed...

AirPort Base Station 7.6.7 Firmware Download Released [u]

Apple has just released AirPort Base Station 7.6.7 firmware for download, which is “recommended” for all Apple 802.11n Wi-Fi base stations including AirPort Express, AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule. Yes, Apple still does have engineers working on firmware for their AirPort devices! The update fixes the following issues: Fixes an issue which may prevent communication...

Apple Patches Heartbleed Bug in 7.7.3 AirPort Base Stations Update

Today has been a busy day for Apple updates, as earlier we saw iOS 7.1.1 released and a short while ago Apple released 7.7.3 firmware for their 802.11ac AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule base stations, which fixes a Heartbleed SSL bug, according to a statement provided to Macworld: The firmware update provides a fix for...

7.7.2 Firmware Released for AirPort Extreme, AirPort Time Capsule

Apple has released a 7.7.2 firmware update for the 802.11ac AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule. The update fixes an issue related to USB hard drives and Time Machine, plus issues related to loss of network connectivity in WAN connectivity and more. Addresses an issue that prevents a USB hard drive connected to an AirPort...