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Why the MacBook Air might spell the end of configurable Macs

Apple’s approach to iPads and iPhones may dramatically change how we shop for Macs in the future.


This year’s model: MacBooks sadly get better

The nerve of Apple putting out better products every year.

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Chips ahoy: The Mac’s transition to Apple processors is happening sooner than you think

In the wake of Apple’s blazing new iPad Pro, Dan Moren thinks the Mac’s switch to Apple-designed processors is coming, and soon.


Earlier every year: iPhone production cut rumors

Buckle up, here we go again.

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Apple’s price inflation turns privacy from a right to a privilege

Your data belongs to you…if you’re wealthy.

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The rules of magnetic attraction in Apple products

The role of magnets in products such as the Apple Watch, the iPhone, and now the iPad, has grown. How do they work?

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The iPhone XR is a great phone but here are three ways Apple can make it even better right now

The iPhone XR is probably the best iPhone for most people, but it could benefit from three small tweaks to iOS.


Specious reasoning: Punching your ticket on the Apple doom train

There are always reasons, just rarely good ones.

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If we had to sacrifice Apple Pencil compatibility for a USB-C iPad, then so be it

It’s annoying now, but ditching Apple Pencil 1.0 support in the new iPad Pro paves the way for easier pairing in future devices.

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4 Apple products and technologies that are running out of time

This week’s Apple event saw the revival of two product lines, but it also hinted at the end of the road for some of Apple’s technologies.

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Why the new Mac mini makes me concerned about the upcoming Mac Pro

The Mac mini received its first update in more than four years, but it didn't deliver the kind of rethinking we thought it would. So what does that mean for the Mac Pro?


Hi-top fade: When your Apple judging is too obvious

Making unsupported contentions.

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Apple’s charging at least 20% more for every product this year and we’re all going to pay it

Apple has abandoned any pretense of affordability with 20 to 25 percent piece hikes across every one of its products this year.

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What Android phones can learn from the iPhone XR

Android fans might want to hear it, but the iPhone XR offers more value than any other phone I've used this year.


Picture this: Judging Apple on cameras

When you look at only a few features, everything can be viewed with a different hue.