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2015 MacBook is the least repairable yet

This is an interesting  article about the new Apple computer.  We in Biomed always are complaining about lack of repairability.  Well, Apple is acting just like many of the medical device manufacturers.  Pat

Apple By Matthew Humphries Apr. 15, 2015 11:28 am

Apple has demonstrated repeatedly that it does not want owners of its hardware attempting to fix it themselves. That’s their right, but the 12-inch 2015 MacBook has taken that unrepairablity outside of Apple’s own tech department to a new level.

iFixit has carried out its usual teardown of the newest MacBook on the market, and the verdict is basically: don’t even bother trying to repair this laptop yourself. It scored 1 out of 10 on their scale, and is a case filled with proprietary screws and a lot of adhesive.

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