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MacBook CPU Upgrade (motherboard swap):
"CPU upgrade (via logic board swap) - MacBook
Hey there - just wanted to mention that I upgraded my MacBook 4,1 from the 2.1GHz CPU to a 2.4GHz. It's not a real surprise that it's possible, since that exact macbook was offered in both speeds, but still good to know for certain. I'm replacing the logic board in another macbook for someone, and figured I'd buy the 2.4GHz one for myself and give them mine :-)
anyway it works great. Love your site!

Thanks Dan. (What was the board cost?)

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Previous Day's News Summary:
    Tuesday April 23, 2013 News Archive
  • OWC announces Helios+E2 Thunderbolt Storage for Macs/PCs (sponsor blog)
  • Apple More than Doubles Capital Return Program (press release)
  • Apple Reports Second Quarter Results (press release)
  • Tim Cook Suggests Apple Won't Release New Products Until Fall
  • Apple's R&D Spending Rises, But It's Still Small Change
  • New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Docs:
    - iAd Producer 4.0: Release notes
    - iAd Producer 4: Settings for iTunes LP/Extras development
    - iAd Producer 4: About importing image assets
    - iCloud: Storage upgrades and downgrades
    - iTunes: About iOS backups
    - Apple Configurator: Redemption Codes Not Imported...
  • Other News/Reviews/Op-Ed/Tech/OT:
    - Plugable USB 3.0 Flat Dock Firmware Update (for Sleep and Large Volumes)
    - Harman Kardon Intros Networked Receivers w/AirPlay
    - Netflix Seen Cracking Down on Sharing to Bolster Profit
    - Travel Insurer Knows Question to Ask Doctor to Deny Claim
    - Review: KEF R900 Home Theater Speaker System (almost 10K)
    - Sources: Tea Leaves Say Breach at Teavana
    - 50 Years of Lamborghini car designs

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