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The Apple Car is already as legendary as the iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV

The Apple Car is already as legendary as the iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV

The Macalope knows a big rumor when he sees one and the Apple Car is one we'll be reading about for years to come.

03/02/2021

Once in a blue moon: Facebook is actually right about something

Once in a blue moon: Facebook is actually right about something

The Australian government is set to pass legislation that will require Facebook and other sites to pay for links to Australian news content. And that's just wrong, says the Macalope.

02/23/2021

Wrist watching: The Apple Watch’s success story

Wrist watching: The Apple Watch’s success story

The Macalope has seen a lot of Apple “flops” in his lifetime but none were deemed so floptastic as the Apple Watch.

02/16/2021

Bad apps: Apple needs to clean up its App Store house

Bad apps: Apple needs to clean up its App Store house

The Macalope: Scammy apps make a mockery of Apple's promises.

02/09/2021

Touch Bar none:  Will there be a rare Apple backtrack?

Touch Bar none: Will there be a rare Apple backtrack?

Rumors point to the Touch Bar going away. Is Apple throwing in the towel?

02/02/2021

If wishes were iPhones: Don’t blame the small form factor

If wishes were iPhones: Don’t blame the small form factor

If the iPhone 12 mini isn't selling well, Apple need only look into the mirror for the reason why.

01/26/2021

Surprise results: iPhones are still selling well

Surprise results: iPhones are still selling well

Annual production cut rumors haven't appeared yet. Quite the opposite.

01/19/2021

My precious: Show some love for the iPhone 12 mini

My precious: Show some love for the iPhone 12 mini

If sales are low, it might partly be Apple's fault, says the Macalope.

01/12/2021

Resolved: Criticize Apple for things that actually matter

Resolved: Criticize Apple for things that actually matter

Let's try something new in 2021, pundits.

01/05/2021

Annual festivities: iPhone production cut rumors may be nigh

Annual festivities: iPhone production cut rumors may be nigh

The annual silly season may soon be upon us.

12/29/2020

Privacy shmivacy: Apple will always be wrong

Privacy shmivacy: Apple will always be wrong

In the battle with Facebook, Apple is right.

12/22/2020

If you have to ask: AirPods Max are not for everyone

If you have to ask: AirPods Max are not for everyone

"Expensive" is a relative term.

12/15/2020

Yes but also no: Being right about the M1 and also wrong

Yes but also no: Being right about the M1 and also wrong

The Macalope points out to pundits that.Apple's marketing is a little fast with the truth, but the M1 is faster.

12/08/2020

Incomparable: Chromebooks versus the new MacBook Air

Incomparable: Chromebooks versus the new MacBook Air

The Macalope: When shopping for Chromebooks, don't consider the MacBook Air.

12/01/2020

Unrole models: The loudest developers aren’t always the best

Unrole models: The loudest developers aren’t always the best

The App Store rules do need to be improved, but not all arguments against it are great.

11/24/2020

Endless winning: The real winner of Apple’s ARM transition

Endless winning: The real winner of Apple’s ARM transition

Was it ever in doubt?

11/17/2020

Oops, they did it again: More App Store follies

Oops, they did it again: More App Store follies

It shouldn't take publicity to make the App Store approval process work right.

11/10/2020

Phone features: Android is not for everyone

Phone features: Android is not for everyone

Apple's rounded iPhone feature set is a feature in itself. The Macalope explains.

11/03/2020

Spooky Mac stories: Scare-mongering Apple’s chip transition

Spooky Mac stories: Scare-mongering Apple’s chip transition

Wondering about Apple’s switch to its own processors? The Macalope says it’s probably not going to be the horror story some people think.

10/27/2020

Golly, 5G: Apple’s big marketing tool is not all there yet

Golly, 5G: Apple’s big marketing tool is not all there yet

After being told it needed it now, it turns out 5G isn't ready.

10/20/2020

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