The Inside Story of Apple's M1 Chip

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

Apple M1 SoC

Apple senior engineers and executives told The Independent how Apple’s M1 chip came to be.

Storage (Disk Drive) Decision-Making

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

People ask Dr. Mac many questions about Mac storage… which he (mostly) answers in Dr. Mac’s Rants & Raves Episode #409, a delightful little ditty he calls, “Storage (Disk Drive) Decision-Making.”

New Additions to Dr. Mac's Utility Chest

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

Dr. Mac loves useful Mac utilities and is always looking for the next great timesaver or simplified like the two he introduces in Rants & Raves Episode #408.

Are You Ready for macOS 11 Big Sur?

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

macOS 11.0 Big Sur is coming and Dr. Mac has advice it would behoove you to consider before you pull the trigger…

Dr. Mac's iPhone 12 Musings

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

Which new or improved iPhone 12 features did Dr. Mac find most appealing (sight unseen), and which model is he going to buy?

Apple's Vision and Values Paying Off

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

Apple Event Videos Are Breathtaking Game Changers

Apple’s vision and values are paying off in many ways. This week, John looks at how that’s happening.

Apple Sets Huge Mac Sales Record

· John Martellaro · Columns & Opinions

16 MacBook Pro (2)

Apple set a Mac sales record in Q4 2020. By a considerable margin. John explains why.

On Protecting Your iPhone's Screen

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

JETech Screen Protector

Dr. Mac has tested many screen protectors; check out his recommendations in this week’s Dr. Mac’s Rants & Raves.

Should I Get a Case For my New iPhone 12 Pro?

· Charlotte Henry · Editorial

Whenever you get a new device you need to think about accessories but, having read lots of the reviews for the iPhone 12, Charlotte wondered… do I actually need a case?

All the New Apple Event and Product Release Dates

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

Apple event and product release dates

Lots of things we were hoping for from Apple didn’t get announced on September 15 and October 13. Now there’s been a bunch of predictions gushing forth.

The Case for Cloning (Your Startup Disk)

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

Do you back up your Mac? If not, you should, but even if you do, backing up may not provide all the protection you need should disaster strike.

These New Apple Event Videos Are Breathtaking Game Changers

· John Martellaro · Editorial

Apple Event Videos Are Breathtaking Game Changers

Forced into a new, frequent and special kind of streamed event video by the pandemic, Apple has upped its presentation technology and left viewers and the competition gasping.

Apple Toys and News We Missed in 'Hi Speed'

· Jeff Butts · Columns & Opinions

Baby crying over missing Apple toys

Jeff Butts hates to be a complainer, but there were a couple of Apple toys we just didn’t hear about in Cupertino’s “Hi, Speed” keynote.

Why Third-Party Apple Watch Faces Are Forbidden

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

3rd party Watch Faces are forbidden

Only Apple can create and deliver Apple Watch faces. A former Apple engineer explains why third-party Apple Watch faces are forbidden.