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In addition to being a mythical beast, the Macalope is not an employee of Macworld. As a result, the Macalope is always free to criticize any media organization. Even ours.

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Truly disappointing: Getting Apple’s strategy wrong

You don't have to like the MacBook Pro, but recognize what Apple does.

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Half listening: A one-sided evaluation of AirPods

If you're categorically opposed to wireless headphones then, yeah, you're not going to like AirPods.

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The return of the Winotaur: Apple versus Microsoft

Who had a better week? It depends on your point of view.

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Headlines news: It’s always about Apple

Samsung's flaming phones still bad news for Apple.

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Pixelmania: It keeps getting better

You should buy five of them.

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Punditsplaining: Why the iPhone-beating Pixel is awesome

You need to understand this, OK?

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Fauxficially: A slow start to Google’s war against Apple

The Pixel might attract a few iPhone users, but this war is more like a skirmish.

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Dumbing down: Innovation isn’t what it used to be

Isn't copying just the same as innovating? No? Oh.

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Goofus and other Goofus: Samsung and Apple lumped together

Sure, Samsung's got exploding phones but Apple's got problems, too.

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Like clockwork: Samsung’s problems are always bad news for Apple

Really, who comes out worse in the exploding Galaxy Note situation than Apple?

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Elevated status: Google declared king by fiat

Google, it is said, rulez while Apple apparently droolz.

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Third time’s the charm: Welcome, iPhone-killing Google phone

Google had never sold a phone before and now it has one with a brand-new thing called a "headphone jack".

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Rockin’ around the clock: The proclaimed status of the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch has gone under some amazing improvements. But not that much.

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Associated costs: Who’s really paying?

Apple's not known for low cost. We kind of already knew that.