James GalbraithMacworld

James is the director of Macworld Lab.

Expo Notes: Fishman's TriplePlay makes guitarists a triple threat

The $395 TriplePlay Wireless Guitar controller plugs into your Mac or iPad and features a software bundle for recording, composing, and performing.

Expo Notes: Get a clean screen -- a hard cider -- from JuceMobile

To promote its AppleJuce cleaning product, JuceMobile is serving up glasses of hard cider on the Macworld/iWorld showfloor.

Buying Guide: Displays

What to look for when purchasing an LCD for your Mac.

Review: 27-inch iMac mixes advances, compromises

Apple's largest all-in-one desktop computer sports a eye-catching thin design and modest speed boosts.

Lab Tested: New 27-inch iMac speed results

Macworld Lab tested the two standard configurations of the new 27-inch iMac.

Review: Play rock star-created delays with the Flashback X4 Delay

The FlashBack X4 is a ton of fun. It sounds great whether using it as a looper or as a delay.

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Review: Thin is in with new 21.5-inch iMacs but user upgrades, SuperDrive are out

The two most significant changes to the new iMac are its thinner design—which introduces compromises you’ll need to make—and the option to upgrade to Apple’s Fusion Drive technology.

Lab Tested: 2012 Build-to-order iMacs equipped with Fusion Drives, CPU upgrades

Benchmark results of the new iMacs with build-to-order options, including the new Fusion Drive.

Lab Tests: Pushing a Fusion Drive to its limits

What happens when you push the limits of the Fusion Drive? Macworld Lab ran some tests to find out.

Review: Fender Squier Strat with USB connects directly to computer or iPad

With the Squier USB Strat guitar, Fender cuts out the middleman by incorporating a USB interface directly into their iconic guitar, alongside the standard 1/4-inch input you use to connect to an amp.

Fusion Drive: An overview

Macworld Lab got a Fusion Drive, and now we can answer many of the burning questions that folks have asked about Apple's new storage technology.

Lab Tested: The Mac mini, maximized with Fusion Drive

With build-to-order options -- including a Fusion Drive -- the new Mac mini makes a giant leap in performance.

Review: New Mac mini offers an attractive bang for the buck

If you prefer a Mac desktop computer to a laptop, and/or you don’t want to be confined to the glossy 21.5- or 27-inch displays that come with the iMac, the Mac mini is a capable system for most tasks.

Lab Tested: 2012 Mac mini gets a nice speed boost

Macworld Lab has benchmark results on the new Mac mini models.

Lab Tested: Ultimate 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro

Macworld Lab customized a 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro to create an ultimate performance configuration. How does it match up against Apple's other laptops?