Roman Loyola

Roman Loyola

Senior Editor

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

Articles by Roman Loyola

MacBook Pro with Retina Display: Putting the video to the test

We've seen couple of reports recently about the MacBook Pro with Retina Display's video, one about its ability to run at 2880 by 1800 resolution, the other about connecting external displays. We decided to test both.
10 years ago

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.
10 years ago

How to adjust OS X’s Software Update

Apple distributes updates to Mac OS X and some of its applications through a feature in the operating system called Software Update. Here’s how to customize Software Update to your liking.
11 years ago

How to change the Mac’s system voice

The Mac has a text to speech feature, where the Mac reads selected text. In this how-to, you will learn how to change the system voice, as well as add new voices.
11 years ago

Buying guide: Macs

We give you the lowdown on Apple's offerings to help you decide which Mac to buy.
11 years ago

Buying guide: Multifunction printers

Multifunction printers combine a printer, scanner, copier, and sometimes a fax machine into a single device. With that convenience comes questions. We have a few tips on finding the right MFP, plus some picks for our favorite all-in-one devices.
11 years ago

Buying guide: Macs (2011)

Shopping for a new Mac? Here's the lowdown on Apple's offerings to help you decide which Mac to buy.
11 years ago
iCloud: Backup

iCloud: Backup

With iCloud Backup, the data on your iOS device is backed up to the cloud automatically, when you're not using your device—your backup is done without you even thinking about it.
11 years ago
Financial history of the Apple Retail Store

Financial history of the Apple Retail Store

Since 2001, Apple has opened more than 300 stores worldwide. Macworld's Roman Loyola takes a look as how the Apple Stores impact the company's bottom line.
11 years ago
Thoughts on the Apple Retail Store

Thoughts on the Apple Retail Store

In this episode of the Macworld podcast, Roman Loyola talks to Gary Allen of ifoAppleStore.com about the time before the Apple Store, the evolution of Apple Retail, and what makes the stores so popular.
11 years ago

Mobee Magic Charger review

The Magic Charger is an inductive charger that works with the Mobee Battery Pack. With the Battery Pack in the Magic Mouse, you place the Magic Mouse on the Magic Charger, and the Battery Pack gets recharged.
11 years ago

Macworld Expo 2011 Best of Show winners

Macworld Expo is a great way to see products for the Mac and iOS devices. But of the thousands of products on display, a select few stand out. These products are recognized with our Best of Show awards.
12 years ago