When we test a Mac's performance, Macworld Lab uses its own in-house application-based benchmark tool. Lab director James Galbraith explains how Speedmark 9 works.
Curious about Thunderbolt 2? Here's the lowdown on this fast throughout technology.
Macworld Lab takes a look at this new Thunderbolt 2-based storage device and compares it to its predecessor.
Macworld Lab ran a series of tests on a new 8-core Mac Pro, and if you're using professional software for high-end tasks, you'll like the results.
If coming up with a backup strategy is one of your New Year's resolutions, maybe a backup drive should be on your holiday shopping list. We can tell you what to look for.
Western Digital's portable My Passport Slim is a USB 3 hard drive priced at $100.
Angelbird's SSD2go is a fast performer and you can customize the case colors to match your personality.
If you're trying to figure out how to play a song that's in your iTunes library, Capo 3 makes it fun and easy.
Scanners have remained popular peripherals by evolving with the times. Here's how to pick out the best document or desktop scanner this holiday season.
From nearby microwaves to antennas boosters made from cardboard and tin foil, Macworld Lab discovers what really helps or hurts Wi-Fi signals.
Apple offers two standard configurations of its 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro, and the benchmarks tell very difference stories for each one.
If you've been holding out on getting a new 13-inch MacBook Pro, now's the time to buy.
mLogic's hard drive is designed to mount of an iMac or Apple display stand.
Macworld Lab has test results for the new 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro laptops.
A lot of the changes in OS X Mavericks are about the visible look and feel. But others are less obvious. Here's what has changed in terms of performance and power management.