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Why is the 2020 iPad Pro such a minor upgrade?

Why is the 2020 iPad Pro such a minor upgrade?

The new iPad Pro has a few notable updates, but it’s not really any faster than the previous model. So why bother with an upgrade? Jason Snell has some theories.

03/25/2020

Tips for the Mac user new to working from home

Tips for the Mac user new to working from home

Learn about the tools, techniques, and behaviors that can help you work more efficiently on your Mac or iPad from home.

03/17/2020

Cursors on the iPad? Bring them on

Cursors on the iPad? Bring them on

The iPad's strength is in its adaptability. Adding true mouse support will only add to its power.

03/11/2020

What happens if (and when) Apple cancels WWDC 2020?

What happens if (and when) Apple cancels WWDC 2020?

How does Apple communicate with its developers if it cancels its developer conference?

03/03/2020

ARM Macs are coming, three years after Apple’s attitude change

ARM Macs are coming, three years after Apple’s attitude change

It was easier to stay on Intel, but the Mac’s future requires a chip transition. Jason Snell explains.

02/26/2020

File lessons the iPad needs to learn from the Mac

File lessons the iPad needs to learn from the Mac

So we can see files now. Great! Time for smarter AirDrop and default apps.

02/19/2020

Why is Apple rolling out new OS features in February?

Why is Apple rolling out new OS features in February?

Mid-cycle feature updates benefit users and developers. Let’s make it a habit.

02/12/2020

Surprise! Cheaper Apple products are hits

Surprise! Cheaper Apple products are hits

Apple’s changing focus on services and accessories may mean more low-end buying options

02/05/2020

Apple’s record quarter: Don’t try to trick Tim Cook

Apple’s record quarter: Don’t try to trick Tim Cook

A lot can be gleaned from Apple’s financial results announcement, but you won’t get much from the Apple CEO about future products.

01/29/2020

iPad at 10: Why apps made the iPad a success

iPad at 10: Why apps made the iPad a success

The App Store and iWork saved the iPad from being “just a big iPhone.”

01/23/2020

It’s time for new hardware at the center of Apple’s home strategy

It’s time for new hardware at the center of Apple’s home strategy

Jason Snell says it’s time for Apple to build a product that makes your home smarter and more secure.

01/15/2020

Why the iPad needs to embrace mice and trackpads

Why the iPad needs to embrace mice and trackpads

Support for external pointing devices in iOS 13 is very much a first draft. In doing so, the platform could reap some surprising rewards.

01/08/2020

2020 iOS Predictions: iPad Pro and so many iPhones

2020 iOS Predictions: iPad Pro and so many iPhones

2019 was a relatively quiet year for the iPhone and iPad. Jason Snell thinks that things could get more interesting in 2020.

01/01/2020

The Mac in 2020: New keyboards, ARM Macs, and an iMac reboot?

The Mac in 2020: New keyboards, ARM Macs, and an iMac reboot?

2019 was a transitional year for the Mac. Will 2020 be truly revolutionary? Jason Snell has some thoughts.

12/25/2019

2019 predictions in review: iPhone price drops, Catalyst letdown

2019 predictions in review: iPhone price drops, Catalyst letdown

Every year, Jason Snell makes a combination of predictions and wishes for the next 12 months. How did his 2019 list turn out?

12/18/2019

How and why would Apple kill the iPhone’s Lightning port

How and why would Apple kill the iPhone’s Lightning port

Rumor as it that the 2021 iPhone will not have any ports. Sounds crazy, but it’s not as far-fetched as it seems. But why would Apple do such and thing, and how would the problems it creates be solved?

12/11/2019

The Mac Pro is an important symbol, but you probably shouldn’t buy it

The Mac Pro is an important symbol, but you probably shouldn’t buy it

The Mac Pro is important and it’s platform defining. And unless you’re someone in the extreme high end of the Mac market, you will never use one.

12/04/2019

Tech accessories to be thankful for

Tech accessories to be thankful for

Jason Snell shines a spotlight on some of the accessories that he relies on daily.

11/27/2019

AirPods Pro is just the start of Apple’s audio-processing revolution

AirPods Pro is just the start of Apple’s audio-processing revolution

In some ways, the AirPods Pro are Apple’s first dedicated AR product. Jason Snell explains.

11/20/2019

Why the 16-inch MacBook Pro is a repudiation of the ‘Ive Doctrine’

Why the 16-inch MacBook Pro is a repudiation of the ‘Ive Doctrine’

Apple’s latest laptop design shows it’s listening to its customers in a way it hasn’t in recent years.

11/14/2019

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