There are a few ways one might measure the performance of a laptop. You can run benchmarks. Or you can just use the thing.
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Apple's new MacBook Air offers a more modern---and, yes, more expensive---take on this venerable and influential product line.
It's yet another sign of declining product quality at Apple. The good news? Apple will fix the issues for free.
The biggest question about the new MacBook Air is how Apple's use of a middling Y-series Intel processor will impact performance.
Apple this week said that it would be much less transparent about device sales. The era of explosive unit sales growth is over.
Apple posted another record-setting quarter today, with a net income of $14.1 billion on revenues of $62.9 billion.
Like many, I was looking forward to a new MacBook Air, and I had expected to buy the upgrade the moment it became available.
Microsoft starts testing new visual refresh for Office on the Mac, along with dark mode support.
Intel has finally come clean on the microprocessor that Apple is using in the new MacBook Air. There's some good news and some bad news.
You might have missed this, but the most surprising thing about this week's Apple event was that the firm just quietly raised prices again.
Apple's next major leap forward will most likely be the result of the relationships that its customers have with the company.
New iPad Pro, MacBook upgrades inbound. And an iPad Mini. Apparently.
Apple now has a software lock that makes Macs inoperative after certain independent repairs.
Here's a quick look at Apple's macOS Mojave and its most important new features.
VMWare has released its latest desktop virtualization solutions, Workstation 15 for PC and Fusion 11 for Mac.
Apple releases the next big update for your Mac.
Framer's new interactive design tool makes UI design incredibly easy.
Once touted as a key feature of the Mac platform, Back to My Mac will be killed off in the next release, macOS Mojave.
Parallels today announced Parallels Desktop 14 for Mac, bringing significant performance and storage savings improvements.
I've been using Windows for over 20 years, but I've always tested its most important competitors as well. The resulting perspective is important.
Apple reported yet another record quarter. And yet Huawei also surpassed it as the second-biggest smartphone maker.
Over the weekend, I noticed that the desktop version of Skype was being offered an upgrade that replaced that app with the modern version.
Both Gartner and IDC agree that the PC industry grew---if very slightly---in the quarter ending June 30, the first that's happened in years.
Despite protestations to the contrary, Apple's recent MacBook Pro refresh includes a fix for its endemic keyboard reliability issues.
Three weeks ago, Apple announced public beta releases for iOS 12, tvOS 12, and macOS Mojave. They are finally available now.
Apple quietly launched a new service program for those MacBooks that use its deeply-flawed butterfly keyboard design.
Microsoft announced today that the first commercial preview of Office 2019 for the Mac is now available.