I Hope Neil Young Will Remember...That The MacBook Pro Isn't Crap

· Dave Hamilton · Editorial

As Dave Hamilton pondered Neil Young’s recent attack on the MacBook Pro’s audio quality, he realized that there’s another angle to approach this from: one of compassion; one of trying to understand where all this comes from.

Questions I Would Have Asked During Apple's Earnings Report

· John Martellaro · Editorial

Apple and a Big Pile of Cash

Apple conducted its Q1 2020 Earnings Report on January 28. After the opening statements by CEO Tim Cook and CFO Luca Maestri, the session was opened to Q&A with financial analysts. But there were some questions that didn’t get asked.

Why I Abandoned Safari For Google Chrome

· Charlotte Henry · Editorial

Firefox, Safari, Chrome

Charlotte had been using Safari, but eventually had to abandon it for Google Chrome after encountering too many problems and inconveniences.

What Shall Become of Apple's 2017 iMac Pro?

· John Martellaro · Editorial

iMac Pro with an Apple logo and a lock

Apple’s 2017 iMac Pro began shipping in December 2017. There have been no upgrades since. What can we now expect from Apple in 2020?

My Life and Times With a 2013 Mac Pro

· John Martellaro · Editorial

2013 Mac Pro.

The unloved, beautiful, black duckling of a 2013 Mac Pro has been a workhorse for John for almost six years. He tells its story.

3 Cool Ways Apple Could Make Major macOS Upgrades Easier

· John Martellaro · Editorial

It’s getting to be quite a process to upgrade a Mac to a new version of macOS. Here are three things John thinks could make the process less nerve-wracking and increase user confidence.

Favorite Apps and Games of 2019

· Charlotte Henry · Analysis

It is the time of year when we look back at the previous 12 months, so Charlotte reveals her favorite apps and games of 2019.

Why I Cancelled my Apple Arcade Subscription

· Charlotte Henry · Editorial

With some new blockbuster games available on iOS, Charlotte decided that an Apple Arcade subscription just wasn’t providing enough value.

Apple: The intersection of Technology & Liberal Arts Doesn't Include Elevator Music

· John Martellaro · Editorial

Apple is known for tackling the grandest of human challenges: best-of-class computational tools, responsible manufacturing, equal rights and respect for all, powerful story telling, privacy, security, and great planetary stewardship. Elevator music isn’t a worthy endeavor.

Apple Removes 15-inch MacBook Pro for Sale

· Bryan Chaffin · Editorial

Bryan Chaffin is adding this to my growing pile of evidence that Apple cares about the Mac again, as the 15-inch MacBook Pro was introduced just a few months ago.