As Apple refreshes its laptop line, we take a look into the origins and evolution of the MacBook
First introduced in May 2006, the original MacBook replaced the iBook and 12-inch PowerBook series of notebooks as a part of the Apple–Intel transition. Positioned as the low end of the MacBook family, the MacBook is aimed at the consumer and education markets. It is by far the best selling Mac in history.
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