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Why my kids hate mice

Why my kids hate mice

In at least one household, younger generation definitely prefers trackpads and trackballs over the old-fashioned mouse.

03/14/14

Why Apple needs to fix its photo-sharing workflow

Why Apple needs to fix its photo-sharing workflow

Let's face it: Sharing photos from your Mac or iPhone isn't as easy as it could be. Other services have figured it out. Why can't Apple?

02/28/14

What we might see in the next Apple TV

What we might see in the next Apple TV

A preponderance of rumors suggest that a new Apple TV is on the way. Dan Moren takes a look at the field, and what we might expect.

02/25/14

The Mac at 30: The next 30 years

The Mac at 30: The next 30 years

As the Mac celebrates its 30th birthday, Dan Moren looks at where the influential computer has been and what that might mean for where it’s headed.

01/25/14

Concerned about OS X fragmentation and security? Don't be

Concerned about OS X fragmentation and security? Don't be

Whispers of platform fragmentation and security vulnerabilities in the Mac OS X are being blown a bit out of proportion. Here's why.

01/13/14

Six ways to improve the Apple TV interface

Six ways to improve the Apple TV interface

Apple's adding more and more content sources to its streaming set-top box. And that's a good thing. But it also presents some new user interface challenges. Here are some suggestions to improve the experience.

12/13/13

Hopes and dreams for the next iPad mini

Hopes and dreams for the next iPad mini

Jason Snell, an iPad mini user for the last year, shares his hopes for the next model.

10/20/13

Apple's neat trick: Why the iPhone 5c will outsell the 5s

Apple's neat trick: Why the iPhone 5c will outsell the 5s

Jason Snell thinks the iPhone 5c, and the transformation of the iPhone from a product to a product line, takes the pressure off of the iPhone 5s.

09/11/13

Imagining a next-generation Apple TV

Imagining a next-generation Apple TV

Rumors are flying about what a next-generation television product from Apple might look like and what it might do. Jason Snell has a few thoughts of his own.

08/27/13

Seven wikis for seven worlds

If you already spend hours whiling away your time on Wikpedia, you might want to consider not checking out these seven encyclopedias of fictional worlds.

02/11/10

Five sites for smart consumers

One thing we all have in common: In one way or another, we're all consumers. Dan Frakes recommends five of his favorite places to find good online consumer information and advocacy.

02/09/10

Five rib-tickling tech sites

If you think that geeks are a humorless bunch, Christopher Breen has five Web sites and Twitter streams that will prove you wrong.

01/29/10

Virtualization: Behind the scenes

Rob Griffiths provides a peek behind the curtain at the virtualization roundup, explaining what goes into such a project, and why it can take so long to come together.

01/29/10

Eight steps to Internet unpopularity

Want to be loathed on the Web? These eight techniques will get you started.

10/26/09

The real genius of the Genius Bar

Rob Griffiths discusses a somtimes-overlooked benefit -- to Apple -- of the Genius Bar.

09/24/09

One person's quest for faster broadband

Jonathan Seff recounts how he quadrupled his broadband speeds with a special kind of DSL.

09/11/09

Tear down those Office walls, Microsoft

Microsoft has announced it'll release a new version of Office in 2010. Dan Miller wants to know: Why?

08/13/09

Introducing Macworld’s Digital Photography Superguide, third edition

Wish you had the time for photography classes? Get our new guide to shooting, managing, editing, and printing your photos--written by Mac users for Mac users.

08/06/09

A not-so-deeper look at OS X 10.5.8

Rob Griffiths tries to dig into the OS X 10.5.8 update, but finds that Apple's done a reasonable job with its explanations this time around.

08/05/09

The end of the road for a favored text editor

With Smultron reaching the end of its active development life, Rob Griffiths discusses the personal nature of choosing a text editor.

08/05/09

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