Apple announces hardware issues with its iPhone X and 13-inch MacBook Pro

Getty/Carl Court On Friday, Apple announced that two of its products — the iPhone X and the 13-inch MacBook Pro (non Touch Bar) — have known hardware issues. Apple said that some iPhone X screens do not respond or intermittently respond to touch. For the 13-inch MacBook Pro, Apple said some devices might have an […]

iFixit takes a peek inside the new MacBook Air

You know the drill — new hardware arrives and iFixit pulls it apart. Apple’s revised MacBook Air just hit the shop table, so you can look inside while figuring out which of the company’s portable computing solutions fits your lifestyle (if any of them do). A peek inside confirmed Apple’s butterfly keyboard setup with silicone […]

New MacBook Air, Mac mini hands-on: Making old favorites new again

Valentina Palladino NEW YORK—Apple led today’s event by talking about two of its most-loved devices: the MacBook Air and the Mac mini. While Apple customers may have loved these devices since their debuts, Apple hasn’t shown them much love over the past couple of years. That changed today with the introduction of the new MacBook Air […]

Apple finally put a Retina display in the MacBook Air

It’s no secret that Apple’s MacBook Air is beyond outdated, and the company has finally decided to offer a lower-cost laptop with more modern specs. Amazingly enough, it’s called the MacBook Air — CEO Tim Cook started his presentation by calling it the most-loved laptop ever. And with that kind of love, it’s no surprise […]

iFixit confirms you can still repair your own iMac Pro or MacBook Pro

Yesterday MacRumors and Motherboard reported on Apple service documents that indicated anyone replacing key parts on computers equipped with its custom T2 chip would require special diagnostic software to finish the job. While Apple has not commented on the leaks itself, the DIY repair folks at iFixit tested out the possibility by buying a brand-new […]

VMWare Fusion 11 adds support for Core i9 MacBook Pro and 18-core iMac Pro

VMWare A new version of virtualization software VMWare Fusion hit Macs this week. VMWare Fusion 11 adds a new application menu and support for the 18-core CPU configuration in the latest iMac Pro and the Core i9 for the 15-inch MacBook Pro. The release appears to have been closely timed with the launch of macOS Mojave, […]

A new Mac mini and a Retina MacBook Air are imminent, report says

Enlarge / The 2014 Mac mini is pictured here. This redesign was seen by some users as a downgrade compared to its predecessor, and Apple hasn’t overhauled it since. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) Apple plans to release a new replacement for the MacBook Air (and possibly the current MacBook) with a Retina display later this year, […]

Apple reportedly plans pro Mac mini and Retina MacBook Air for October

Apple is finally ready to upgrade its low-end Mac mini desktop computer, but is planning to focus on professionals rather than price-sensitive consumers. According to a Bloomberg report today, Apple’s first Mac mini update in roughly four years is expected to be more expensive than the current model, and arrive alongside a Retina version of t…Read More