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MacBook Pro flexgate shows Apple might be losing its touch

MacBook Pro flexgate shows Apple might be losing its touch

There’s a reason why Apple’s products are highly prized despite being highly priced. The company is famous for its attention to detail and near-perfect balance of form and function. Lately, however,
A few MacBook Pro owners are experiencing a troublesome ‘Stage Light’ effect

A few MacBook Pro owners are experiencing a troublesome ‘Stage Light’ effect

In late 2016, Apple introduced a revamped MacBook Pro lineup with a whole lot of fanfare. Not only did Apple's new top of the line notebook feature a TouchBar, the entire lineup incorporated a brand

40 reasons to love the MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar [Cult of Mac Magazine No. 280]

Some people love the MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar. Other people absolutely hate it. Bottom line is that the thin OLED strip can work wonders — if you use it right! Get our top 40 tips for making the most
The Best macOS Apps That Actually Make Good Use of the Touch Bar

The Best macOS Apps That Actually Make Good Use of the Touch Bar

It’s fair to say that the Touch Bar—that little display strip above the keyboard on newer MacBook Pro laptops—hasn’t been the most successful of Apple’s recent attempts at innovation. It mostly sits

Top 40 tips that make you love the Touch Bar

The Touch Bar is one of Apple’s most controversial innovations of recent years. Located inconspicuously at the top of the MacBook Pro keyboard, where the function keys used to sit, some users ignore
Get back to basics: How to disable the Touch Bar on MacBook Pro

Get back to basics: How to disable the Touch Bar on MacBook Pro

Got Touch Bar problems? If the Mac's Touch Bar is driving you a little crazy, we can help. Here's how to disable the Touch Bar on MacBook Pro, with two different options based on what you prefer to

MacBook smackdown: Which laptop is right for you?

Apple finally dusted off the MacBook Air. The 2018 model sports a brand new design, a gorgeous Retina display, and powerful upgraded internals. All of sudden, Apple’s most affordable notebook is up

Gorgeous concept dreams up big changes for Mac mini

After 1473 days of waiting for an update, new Mac minis might finally be on the horizon. Apple’s ‘More in the Making’ keynote is less than 24 hours away and one of the most anticipated new devices is

How to Delete a Fingerprint from MacBook Pro Touch ID

If you have a Mac equipped with Touch ID, like one of the Touch Bar MacBook Pro models, you probably already know how to add fingerprints to Touch ID on the Mac thereby allowing your finger print to

How to Disable Touch Bar on MacBook Pro

The Touch Bar on MacBook Pro is arguably the most controversial component of the current generation MacBook Pro (aside from the keyboard itself anyway), and if you’re a MacBook Pro user who does not

MacOS High Sierra Supplemental Update 2 Released for MacBook Pro 2018 Users

Apple has released a new supplemental software update for owners of the 2018 model MacBook Pro with Touch Bar. The software update is limited to the 2018 model line, so if you have a different Mac you

MacBook concept ditches physical keys for a giant Touch Bar

When Apple introduced the MacBook with Touch Bar a couple of years back, it got positive reviews — although it also seemed like a concept that Apple hadn’t pushed as far it would go. That same

Apple’s T2 Chip Causing Kernel Panics in iMac Pro and 2018 MacBook Pro

Apple debuted its custom T1 security chip with the 2016 MacBook Pro with Touch Bar. The chip ran a custom and toned down version of iOS and looked after the operations of the Touch Bar. With the iMac
Here’s everything new with the 2018 MacBook Pro

Here’s everything new with the 2018 MacBook Pro

An all-new MacBook Pro 13-inch has finally arrived, bringing with it Intel's powerful quad-core processor. But should you buy the 2018 model or save some cash and get last year's version instead? The
Trick Out Your Touch Bar With These Creative Apps and Games

Trick Out Your Touch Bar With These Creative Apps and Games

I don’t know about you, but I’m still on the fence about Apple’s Touch Bar. The most use I get out of it is accidentally tapping the virtual “back” button in my browser when trying to press a number
Trick Out Your Touch Bar With These Creative Apps and Games

Trick Out Your Touch Bar With These Creative Apps and Games

I don’t know about you, but I’m still on the fence about Apple’s Touch Bar. The most use I get out of it is accidentally tapping the virtual “back” button in my browser when trying to press a number
Don’t like the Touch Bar? Too bad. Apple’s new Macbooks make it almost mandatory

Don’t like the Touch Bar? Too bad. Apple’s new Macbooks make it almost mandatory

Apple surprised the world by launching the 2018 update of its MacBook Pro. While these new six-core laptops are powerful, we were disappointed to learn that the entry-level models were completely out

New MacBook Pros come with 6-core processors, quieter keyboards

Apple just updated its MacBook Pro line, ramping up performance and adding various advanced features. Phil Schiller, Apple’s marketing VP, calls the new Apple laptops “the fastest and most powerful

iOS concept brings Touch Bar to the iPhone

Apple’s Touch Bar on the MacBook Pro hasn’t been as big a hit as the company would have wished for, but it could make a comeback at an unlikely location: the iPhone. A concept artist has imagined what
Customize Your Mac's Touch Bar with BetterTouchTool

Customize Your Mac's Touch Bar with BetterTouchTool

Mac: If you’re fancy enough to have a MacBook with a Touch Bar, and you don’t hate that Apple replaced your physical keys with virtual ones (perhaps a blessing, given the former’s quality), you may