Brainstorm by Mapping Your Mind (Part 2)

· Bob LeVitus · Dr. Mac's Rants & Raves

Generic mind-mapping examples.

In the thrilling conclusion to last week’s mind-mapping column, this week Dr. Mac talks about four macOS mind-mapping apps.

It is Time For a Single, Unified, AppleOS

· Charlotte Henry · Editorial

MacOS, iPadOS and iOS are becoming evermore similar. Apple should fully embrace this, and create an all-encompassing AppleOS.

WWDC 2020 Great Expectations

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

WWDC 2020 youtbue stream

While conducted online or the first time, this year’s Apple Worldwide Developer Conference, WWDC, is expected to be just as exciting as ever.

Brainstorm by Mapping Your Mind

· Bob LeVitus · Dr. Mac's Rants & Raves

This week Dr. Mac describes a brainstorming technique called “mind-mapping” and explains why he’s so fascinated by it.


How to Get NBCUniversal's Peacock Streaming Service

· John Martellaro · Editorial

NBCUniversal Peacock Logo

Currently, the only way to get NBCUniversal’s Peacock Streaming Service is with with Xfinity Flex and X1 box. But that will change later this year.

Arm-Based Macs Could Help, Not Hinder, Intel

· Jeff Butts · Analysis

Arm-based Macs Could Help Intel

If Apple moves to Arm-based Macs, will it affect Intel? Some say the move will be a double-whammy, but it might actually help the chip giant.

More Quick Tips for Working from Home

· Bob LeVitus · Dr. Mac's Rants & Raves

Dr. Mac has a few more quick and easy tips that will help you do more work in less time when working from home.

More Gifts for Geeks, Dads, and Grads

· Bob LeVitus · Dr. Mac's Rants & Raves

Dr. Mac continues his gift suggestions for geek dads and grads with two more music-related gifts and two great power and charging-related gifts.

Gifts for Geeks, Dads, and Grads (Part I)

· Bob LeVitus · Dr. Mac's Rants & Raves

It’s that time of year again and Dr. Mac has you covered with his annual guide to geeky gadgets guaranteed to gratify the geeks, dads, and grads you love.

mimoLive: Broadcast Quality Live Video from your Mac

· Bob LeVitus · Dr. Mac's Rants & Raves

This week Dr. Mac shows you how to produce broadcast-quality streaming video with multiple input sources (cameras, videos, your desktop, etc.), beautiful transitions and fades, scrolling credits, titles, lower-thirds, onscreen crawls, and more.

The Deeper Reason ARM-Based Macs Hurt Intel

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

Image of the 2020 MacBook Air with magic keyboard

At first blush, the financial impact of Apple abandoning Intel CPUs for its Macs looks relatively minor. But there’s a deeper reason ARM-Based Macs hurt Intel. And it’s a whopper.

iOS 14 Glimpses Reveal Major Changes

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

ios 13 App store

At WWDC later in June, we can expect to see a preview of iOS 14. But an early build reveals some of the coming changes, iOS 14 glimpses.

Livestream Video Like a Pro

· Bob LeVitus · Dr. Mac's Rants & Raves

Zoom Conference Room

Dr. Mac has been live-streaming video since time immemorial—here are some tips he’s developed over the years to make his live streams look cooler and more professional.

iPhone 13 Details Leaked

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

iPhone X with camera lens for HEIF versus JPEG image formats

The iPhone 12 focus this year will be 5G. But it may be that the iPhone 13 focus, in 2021, will be the cameras.

The MacBook Family Will Continue to Evolve

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

Image of 16-inch MacBook Pro

Apple has recently shipped some really nice, updated MacBook Airs and Pros. But that’s not the end of their story.