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Why Apple (Probably) Won't Make An Arm-powered Mac

Sure, Apple could transition to ARM chips in its Macs. Here’s why it probably won’t.

6 mins read
Macworld
Macworld January 2017

Macbook Pro With Touch Bar: The Best Bits Of iOS In A Really Great Mac

The 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pros are naturally thin, fast, and expensive. But the innovative new Touch Bar makes them surprisingly delightful to use.

10+ mins read
Macworld
Macworld January 2017

The Evolution Of Apple's Laptops, From The Powerbook To The Macbook Pro

Apple’s PowerBooks, iBooks, and MacBooks have come a long way in 25 years.

7 mins read
Macworld
Macworld January 2017

Omnicharge Omni 20 USB-C Battery Pack: Fast Charger Can Handle Two Laptops At Once

There’s nothing on the market like the Omni 20 USB-C (go.macworld.com/om20), a sturdy and well-designed charging pack that has a 73 watt-hour (Wh)/20100 mill ampere hour (mAh) capacity.

4 mins read
Macworld
July 2018

7 hidden features in macOS Sierra you may have missed

Siri, Universal Clipboard, Auto Unlock with Apple Watch—these are just three of the features that Apple showcases for macOS Sierra, the latest version of the company’s Macintosh operating system that made its debut recently.

2 mins read
Macworld
Macworld November 2016

How to use Messages in iOS 10, from special effects to iMessage apps

Messages in iOS 10 has new ways for you to express yourself—a lot of new ways. Here’s how to get started.

6 mins read
Macworld
Macworld November 2016

iPhone 7: Its Speed and Camera Are Crazy-good, but It Still Drives Me Crazy

Every year, Apple releases the best iPhone ever, but the iPhone 7 feels different somehow. All of its major details leaked ahead of time, not to mention a good handful of rumors about next fall’s iPhone, which could be a major redesign with an OLED screen and no Home button.

10+ mins read
Macworld
Macworld November 2016

Apple Watch Series 2 Review: a Faster, Brighter Fitness Machine

Apple’s Second Generation Watch Doubles Down on Fitness With GPS, Water-resistance, a Dual-core Processor, and a Super-bright Display. 

6 mins read
Macworld
Macworld November 2016

Lofree Keyboard: The Feeling Of A Typewriter On Your Mac Or iOS Device

Lofree is an attractive, sturdy keyboard, but it has a few quirks that may confound anyone used to the Apple keyboard.

4 mins read
Macworld
Macworld May 2017

iScrapbook 7: Color Tools Keep Mac Design Software Atop Scrap Heap

Designed with novice and professional scrapbookers in mind, iScrapbook 7 covers the entire process from page design to album organization, now with the ability to analyze images and match your color scheme to the placed photos.

4 mins read
Macworld
Macworld May 2017

Pocket Casts 6.5: iOS Podcast App Emphasizes Graphics And Simplicity

An elegant update to a long-running app that keeps the interface straightforward and attractive.

3 mins read
Macworld
Macworld May 2017

It Professionals Think Apple Devices Are Easier To Manage, According To New Survey

But Mac integration could use some work.

2 mins read
Macworld
Macworld May 2017

5 Google Apps for iOS, and How To Use Them

Not all Google geeks use Android. Bring popular productivity tools to your iPhone or iPad with these native versions of your favorite apps.

2 mins read
Macworld
Macworld May 2016

How To Use Your Iphone Or iPad As A Wireless Hotspot

The personal hotspot feature on your iOS device can bail you out when a broadband connection isn’t available. Here’s how to set it up.

2 mins read
Macworld
Macworld June 2017

How To Personalize Your Own Radio Stations In Apple Music

Apple Music has curated playlists and professionally staffed radio stations, but you can also create and customize your own based on any song, artist, or genre you want.

3 mins read
Macworld
Macworld June 2017

How Uber Ran Afoul Of Apple's Privacy Rules

No, Uber can’t track your iPhone after you delete the app.

2 mins read
Macworld
Macworld June 2017

Epson Ds-320 Review: Portable Productivity Scanner, Sans Wireless

Instant high-quality scans.

3 mins read
Macworld
Macworld June 2017

Apple Sets A New Environmental Goal: No More Mining

Apple wants to end its reliance on raw materials to make its products. That means your new devices will be produced from old devices.

2 mins read
Macworld
Macworld June 2017

Report: Security Hole In Macos Keychain Puts Passwords At Risk

Report: Security Hole In Macos Keychain Puts Passwords At Risk

1 min read
Macworld
November 2017

Quick Time Player 7: Goodbye To Apple's Brushed-Metal Dinosaur

The transition from 32- to 64-bit technology means the end to oldies but goodies like QuickTime Player 7.

4 mins read
Macworld
June 2018

LaCie Rugged Raid And SanDisk Connect Wireless Stick Keep You Backed Up On The Go

There’s no excuse for not backing up everything, thanks to these hardware solutions for the mac, ipad, and iphone.

5 mins read
Macworld
Macworld September 2016

VideoTweet: Sharing Mac Videos On Twitter Just Got A Whole Lot Easier

TWITTER IS GREAT for sharing short bursts of information with followers, but the official Mac app is restrictive when it comes to videos—files must be progressive, no larger than 15MB in size, and on it goes

1 min read
Macworld
Macworld September 2016

MX Master: Logitech's Mouse Is Smooth, Sturdy, And Versatile

MY FAVORITE MOUSE is Logitech’s Performance Mouse MX ($100 MSRP go.macworld.com/mousemx; $59 on Amazon go.macworld. com/mousemxamz).

4 mins read
Macworld
Macworld September 2016

Apple Is Moving Its Annual Conference To San Jose In June

The annual developers conference, where Apple will unveil the latest versions of iOS and macOS, is heading to San Jose June 5–9.

2 mins read
Macworld
April 2017

Why A Dual-processor Fusion Mac Makes A Lot Of Sense

One Intel processor for the heavy lifting, and another ARM chip to tackle low-power tasks to save battery life: It could work.

4 mins read
Macworld
April 2017

Soundsource 3: Easy-To-Access macOS Audio Controls

This simple menu and palette provide nearly all sound settings in one place.

2 mins read
Macworld
April 2017

10 Ways To Make Your Outdoor Photos Amazing

Tips and tricks for capturing great shots with your iPhone camera.

8 mins read
Macworld
Macworld October 2016

How to turn on Twitter's quality filters and silence trolls

Twitter has a solution for stopping the hate on its social network: put trolls in cones of silence.

3 mins read
Macworld
Macworld October 2016

airpods teardown reveals the magic and glue that make apple's wireless earphones work

apple’s airpods are a nice idea, but repairing these things is hopeless, according to ifixit.

2 mins read
macworld
macworld february 2017

apple's airpods survive tough workouts with no sweat

airpods stay securely in your ears—yes, even on the treadmill.

3 mins read
macworld
macworld february 2017