Don't-Miss MacBook Stories

Lab Tested: Ultimate MacBook Air 2013 holds its own against the MacBook Pro

With upgrades to the CPU, RAM, and flash storage, the new MacBook Air is a very impressive performer.

Lab Tested: Haswell MacBook Air speeds up with faster graphics, flash storage

The improved graphics and faster storage provide a nice boost to the 2013 MacBook Air when compared to last year's model.

Haswell: What Intel’s new processor promises for Mac users

Intel's Haswell processors are geared for better power management and graphics performance.

Complete video of Apple's WWDC 2013 keynote

apple.com

Watch Tim Cook and friends unveil OS X Mavericks, iOS 7, the new Mac Pro, the updated MacBook Air, and other updates from San Francisco.

WWDC Recap: Apple unveils big plans for software, hardware for 2013

The rest of this year figures to be packed with Apple products if the company's Worldwide Developers Conference keynote is anything to go by. On Monday, the company showed off major updates to OS X and iOS as well as a planned Mac Pro update that will arrive this fall.

Remains of the Day: By the book

The ebook negotiations game, in case you were wondering, is hardball. Meanwhile, Apple may start trading places (for your iPhone) and your MacBook Air may become even more magical.

What to expect at WWDC

Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference is on the horizon. Dan Moren, Dan Frakes, and Serenity Caldwell join Philip Michaels to preview next week’s big Apple event.

Remains of the Day: Charge!

Your iPhone may be getting more than just power from that charger. Elsewhere, the patent lawsuit is coming from inside the law firm and the iHernia of Mac portable concepts.

Remains of the Day: Don't panic

If you were worried Apple might not have a keynote at WWDC this year, you can finally relax. But don't get too relaxed: Comixology's pulling controversial comics again, and iPhone repair costs are up, up, up.

Google shows off Chrome improvements for better, faster mobile browsing

Google used a portion of its I/O keynote to highlight achievements for its Chrome browser, including updates to both the desktop and mobile versions as well as new developer tools.

on pcworld.com

Lab Tested: The ramifications of additional memory on a Mac

When you think you need more RAM, you may be right, but read out helpful little guide to get a better idea of why you might and how much you might need.

Apple releases Thunderbolt Firmware Update v1.2

According to Apple, the update is a stability fix for Thunderbolt and Target Disk Mode.

Apple tops Consumer Reports survey on PC tech support

Apple received high marks for its computer tech support in an annual survey from Consumer Reports, even topping its scores for the previous year.

Scenes from a Microsoft store opening

What drew the crowds to a Microsoft Store in San Francisco this week? Would you believe Blake Shelton tickets?

on pcworld.com

The most reliable Windows laptop is a Mac, says Soluto

The data compiled about laptops running the popular Soluto software resulted in some surprising hardware ratings. Soluto's crowdsourced troubleshooting software and service now comes in a business edition with remote control options.