Hilarious MacBook Pro app turns the notch into a novelty

MacBook Pro
(Image credit: Apple/Future owns)

It's Apple's most controversial design touch in years, and it isn't going away any time soon. The notch has blighted the iPhone since 2017, and this year it made its way to the MacBook Pro too. And now users have a choice: pretend it doesn't exist, or celebrate it in all its screen-interrupting glory.  

A new free app lets users decorate the MacBook Pro notch with various effects, including hanging bulbs and sparkly 'Festive' lights. And with that, the notch is entirely forgiven (okay, maybe not quite). In the market for new gear? Check out the best Apple deals available now.

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.