• Get a new MacBook Pro for $265 off with Best Buy's one-day sale By Macworld   -   Apr 24, 2018

    GET A NEW MACBOOK PRO FOR $265 OFF WITH BEST BUY'S ONE-DAY SALE

    Best Buy is having another one of its impressive one-day sales today, and among the smaller offerings you'll find a few great deals...

    Laptop, iPad, iPhone
  • Apple releases updates for iOS 11.3 and macOS 10.13.4 High Sierra By Macworld   -   Apr 24, 2018

    APPLE RELEASES UPDATES FOR IOS 11.3 AND MACOS 10.13.4 HIGH SIERRA

    Apple on Tuesday released updates to iOS and macOS High Sierra that patches a few security holes. The macOS High Sierra update (which...

    iPhone, iOS, Apple, Operating Systems, macOS, iPad, Macs
  • 5 reasons to switch from Spotify Premium to its new free tier By Macworld   -   Apr 24, 2018

    5 REASONS TO SWITCH FROM SPOTIFY PREMIUM TO ITS NEW FREE TIER

    Spotify has taken the wraps off its new mobile app, which includes a major upgrade to the streaming service's free tier. Here's why...

    Mobile, Streaming Services, Cloud & Services
  • Anker's water-resistant SoundCore 2 is just $30 today, the lowest price yet for this Bluetooth speaker By Macworld   -   Apr 24, 2018

    ANKER'S WATER-RESISTANT SOUNDCORE 2 IS JUST $30 TODAY, THE LOWEST PRICE YET FOR THIS BLUETOOTH SPEAKER

    An indoor/outdoor portable speaker lets you take your tunes with you wherever you wander, and right now, you can get Anker's SoundCore...

    Hardware
  • Save 40 percent on Adobe's Photoshop Elements 2018 for PC and Mac By Macworld   -   Apr 24, 2018

    SAVE 40 PERCENT ON ADOBE'S PHOTOSHOP ELEMENTS 2018 FOR PC AND MAC

    We loved Adobe's Photoshop Elements 2018 and its helpful automatic, guided features when we reviewed the popular photo editing suite...

    Software, Photography
  • MacOS High Sierra: Why you can't format an internal SSD with HFS+ format By Macworld   -   Apr 24, 2018

    MACOS HIGH SIERRA: WHY YOU CAN'T FORMAT AN INTERNAL SSD WITH HFS+ FORMAT

    I've written quite a bit about the not-quite-so-new Apple File System format that Apple adopted for both iOS and-with macOS 10.13 High...

    iOS, Apple, macOS, Macs, Storage
  • Missing parts: The iPhone X repeating crisis By Macworld   -   Apr 24, 2018

    MISSING PARTS: THE IPHONE X REPEATING CRISIS

    Have you heard about how poorly the iPhone X is selling? If not, what brand of sensory deprivation tank do you own and/or recommend?...

    Tech, iPhone, Apple, iPad
  • LIFX Beam review: Six feet of decorative lighting that ties into your smart home By Macworld   -   Apr 24, 2018

    LIFX BEAM REVIEW: SIX FEET OF DECORATIVE LIGHTING THAT TIES INTO YOUR SMART HOME

    This smart lighting kit will give your walls some dynamic visual flair.

    Home Tech, Connected Home, Wi-Fi
  • Buy last year's 9.7-inch iPad at Walmart for 25% off By Macworld   -   Apr 23, 2018

    BUY LAST YEAR'S 9.7-INCH IPAD AT WALMART FOR 25% OFF

    If you're in the market for an iPad (and you can't see yourself using an Apple Pencil), you shouldn't rule out last year's 9.7-inch...

    iPad, Apple, iPhone, Tablets
  • Get a RavPower Qi wireless charger for $9 today, the cheapest we've seen it By Macworld   -   Apr 23, 2018

    GET A RAVPOWER QI WIRELESS CHARGER FOR $9 TODAY, THE CHEAPEST WE'VE SEEN IT

    Qi wireless charging is magic. You plop your Qi-compatible phone on a charging pad and wait for the device to power up. It's so much...

    Phone, iPhone, iPad, Mobile Accessories
  • 13-inch MacBook Pro battery replacement program FAQ: What it is and how to use it By Macworld   -   Apr 23, 2018

    13-INCH MACBOOK PRO BATTERY REPLACEMENT PROGRAM FAQ: WHAT IT IS AND HOW TO USE IT

    It's been a rough year for Apple's batteries. After announcing a program to replace batteries in the iPhone 6 and 7 earlier this year,...

    Laptop, iPhone, Apple, Macs
  • The best calculator apps for the iPhone and iPad By Macworld   -   Apr 23, 2018

    THE BEST CALCULATOR APPS FOR THE IPHONE AND IPAD

    Believe it or not, Apple still does not support the iPad with its basic Calculator app. And as much as nerds love their calculator...

    iPhone, iPad, Apple, iOS Apps, Productivity Software
  • The best rugged cases for the iPhone 8 Plus By Macworld   -   Apr 23, 2018

    THE BEST RUGGED CASES FOR THE IPHONE 8 PLUS

    The iPhone 8 Plus is back in the spotlight again thanks to the new Product model (and arguably, it's brought it more attention than...

    iPhone, iPhone Accessories, iPad
  • SE-ing the forest: Apple's cheap phone strategy By Macworld   -   Apr 21, 2018

    SE-ING THE FOREST: APPLE'S CHEAP PHONE STRATEGY

    Apple just took 86 percent of profit in the smartphone industry so that means it's time to talk about units instead. Writing for ZDNet,...

    Smartphone, iPhone, Phone, Apple, iPad
  • Buy a highly-rated portable Bluetooth speaker on Amazon for $27.01 By Macworld   -   Apr 20, 2018

    BUY A HIGHLY-RATED PORTABLE BLUETOOTH SPEAKER ON AMAZON FOR $27.01

    At this point I think it's safe to say the HomePod isn't a massive hit, and the $349 price tag likely has a lot to do with that-to...

    Apple, Consumer Electronics, Speakers, Bluetooth, Audio
  • Try out Alexa's new custom skills with this great deal on an Echo Dot By Macworld   -   Apr 20, 2018

    TRY OUT ALEXA'S NEW CUSTOM SKILLS WITH THIS GREAT DEAL ON AN ECHO DOT

    Amazon announced Alexa Blueprints this week, a new skill that lets you create custom responses and commands for your smart speaker....

    Speakers, Home Tech
  • Optimize Your Wi-Fi Connection With A Lifetime Of NetSpot Pro, Now 80% Off By Macworld   -   Apr 20, 2018

    OPTIMIZE YOUR WI-FI CONNECTION WITH A LIFETIME OF NETSPOT PRO, NOW 80% OFF

    Few things match the frustration that comes with a spotty Wi-Fi connection. And, despite your best efforts to troubleshoot them on...

    Networking, Software
  • How to find your FileVault recovery key in macOS By Macworld   -   Apr 20, 2018

    HOW TO FIND YOUR FILEVAULT RECOVERY KEY IN MACOS

    The FileVault option in macOS is a fantastic way to enhance the security of your data at rest. It's full-disk encryption , meaning...

    Security, Cloud & Services, Macs, macOS
  • Yes, eGPUs boost Mac game performance, but limitations abound By Macworld   -   Apr 20, 2018

    YES, EGPUS BOOST MAC GAME PERFORMANCE, BUT LIMITATIONS ABOUND

    Folks with more coding knowledge than I have (and a greater willingness to potentially brick a $2,400 machine) have been hooking up...

    Apple, Gaming, Hardware, Macs
  • SkylinkNet Alarm System Starter Kit Plus review: Built by techies, for techies By Macworld   -   Apr 20, 2018

    SKYLINKNET ALARM SYSTEM STARTER KIT PLUS REVIEW: BUILT BY TECHIES, FOR TECHIES

    It's short on handholding, but SkylinkNet's SK-250 kit is a good-enough security offering .

    Connected Home, Home Tech