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Consumers vote Mac for laptop buying plans

More than a third of American consumers planning to purchase a laptop in the next 90 days will buy from Apple, a market research company said this week.

Holiday wish list: Dan Miller

Executive Editor Dan Miller would love to upgrade pretty much everything. Here's what's on his wish-list this year.

Mac buying guide: Which Mac is right for you?

Six Macworld editors and contributors talk about why they chose the Mac they use every day. Each person has their own unique set of daily tasks that may be similar to what you do.

Apple accelerates launch of new products in China

Apple is about to launch the MacBook Air in China, just a month after its U.S. launch.

Remains of the Day: PC and Mac together again... sort of

Microsoft takes a shot at an ad featuring PC and Mac--with a twist. Meanwhile, they say only the good die young--but what dies young and then claws its way back to the living? And if the Saw films aren't your cup of tea, you might want to avoid these pictures of tortured Apple products.

MacBook Air tops Consumer Reports ratings

Apple's new MacBook Air models have topped the Consumer Reports ratings for 11- and 13-inch laptops, joining their 15- and 17-inch Apple brethren in dominating the CR charts.

Holiday wish list: Roman Loyola

Macworld senior editor Roman Loyola hopes to get some gear that'll help him with his creative pursuits. And when he needs some inspiration, he'll kick back with the Zerg and Protoss.

Some MacBook Airs exhibiting screen issues

Over the last few days, news has been circulating about a video issue affecting the new 11-inch MacBook Air and one Macworld editor has experienced the problem first-hand.

2010 MacBook Air: ultimate-edition lab tests

Macworld Lab takes a look at two build-to-order MacBook Airs: the 11-inch 1.6GHz Core 2 Duo MacBook Air, and the 13-inch 2.13GHz Core 2 Duo MacBook Air.

Mac Pundit Showdown VIII

Pundits Lex Friedman, Dan Moren, Serenity Caldwell, and Jason Snell vie for points granted by host Philip Michaels.

Is the MacBook Air a peek into the future of laptops?

Much more than a "$999 netbook," the new MacBook Air might well be a harbinger of things to come in the world of mobile computing. Here's a look at three innovations to watch out for in future laptops.

MacBook Air could foretell death of laptop hard drives

Analysts say Apple's backing and declining prices of SSDs could convince consumers and CIOs that hard drives aren't always needed.

Apple dumps Flash from Mac OS X

Apple will stop bundling Adobes Flash with Mac OS X, the company confirmed Friday.

WaterField Designs announces new MacBook Air cases

WaterField Designs has announced a new laptop SleeveCase and Suede Jacket Sleeve made specifically for the just-announced MacBook Air 11.6 inch and 13.3 inch notebooks

iFixit airs out Apple's newest laptop

The sadists at iFixit have torn apart one of Apple's brand new MacBook Airs to see what's inside.