Roman LoyolaSenior Editor, Macworld

Roman has covered technology since the early 1990s. His career started at MacUser, and he's worked for MacAddict, Mac|Life, TechTV, PC/Computing, and Windows NT Systems.

Apple accepting nominees for 2012 Apple Design Awards

Though you may be out of luck when it comes to getting a ticket to Apple’s WWDC 2012, if you’re a developer you can still nominate your favorite apps for the 2012 Apple Design Awards.

Skylanders Cloud Patrol for iPhone and iPad

Cloud Patrol is a nice addition to the Skylanders series and a welcomed change of pace from Skylanders: Spyro’s Adventure.

Western Digital My Book Thunderbolt Duo

The My Book Thunderbolt Duo isn’t the fastest, most impressive Thunderbolt drive available, but it may be fast enough for some users, especially those who perform general, everyday tasks such as email, Web access, and office tasks.

Intel releases Ivy Bridge: New Mac models coming soon?

Intel on Monday unveiled the Ivy Bridge processor family, the third generation in the company’s line of Core processors. Does that mean new Macs are around the corner?

Join the Diablo III stress test this weekend

Got any plans this weekend? Saving the world from evil by participating in the Diablo III open beta.

How to adjust Lion's Recent Items menu list

Recent Items is a great way to quickly open what you want. Here’s how to customize the setting in Lion.

Marvel AR for iPhone and iPad

The Marvel AR app will appeal to comic book aficionados who enjoy looking behind-the-scenes for the comic production process and are immersed in the Marvel Universe.

Wi-Drive provides external storage for your iPad, iPhone

The Wi-Drive is a small flash drive that provides external storage for your iOS device.

Get digital copies of your Mac manuals

In Lion, you can easily get a digital copy of your Mac’s manual—all you need is an Internet connection. Here’s how.

Western Digital's new Thunderbolt hard drive now available

Western Digital on Thursday revealed that its new My Book Thunderbolt Duo, a two-drive desktop RAID array equipped with Thunderbolt connectivity, is now available for purchase for $600 (4TB capacity) and $700 (6TB capacity).

Intel's new Xeon chips and the future of the Mac Pro

Intel on Tuesday announced the availability of its new Xeon E5 processors for servers and workstations. That announcement was accompanied by unveilings by Dell, HP, and IBM of E5-equipped servers. Since Apple uses Xeon processors in its Mac Pro, does this mean a Mac Pro upgrade is coming?

Elgato offers Thunderbolt SSD

Elgato on Tuesday announced its foray into the storage market with its new Thunderbolt SSD, a solid-state drive designed for use with Macs equipped with a high-speed Thunderbolt connector.

How to add more desktop spaces

In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to create additional desktops in Spaces in Lion. There are a few different ways to create new desktops, but they are all very easy.

Firmware updates enable Lion Internet Recovery for more Mac models

On Tuesday, Apple released three EFI firmware updates that enable Lion Internet Recovery on some 2010 iMac, MacBook Air, and MacBook Pro models.

Expo Notes: Dirty iPads clean up nicely at Macworld | iWorld

iPads are all over the place at Macworld | iWorld, and fingerprints are all over those iPads. Fortunately, there’s no shortage of iPad cleaners in the exhibit hall.