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Thursday December 27, 2018. 12:00 PM
You probably don’t need to buy a HDMI cable to go with your new TV, but here’s how to tell for sure.
The cord-cutter awards: How the best streaming services and devices got better in 2018.
Wednesday December 26, 2018. 06:53 PM
The new Mac mini is an impressive little price of hardware, but we initially weren’t terribly impressed with its price. Thankfully, Amazon and B&HRemove non-product link are both selling it for a mere $699, which is a full $100 off the $799 it normally sells for. It’s...
The Apple Watch is great right out of the box, but you’ll want to add a few apps to really make it sing. Apple’s wearable is a true marvel, especially the Series 4, but you’ll never know just how useful it can be if you don’t expand your horizons a bit.When we think...
You just got a new iPhone, you’re done setting it up, and it’s time to hit the App Store. Which apps should you download to really make your iPhone great?Obviously, there are the go-to standards that nearly everyone seems to have on their phone. Facebook, Twitter,...
ESPN's cable-free sports streaming service, ESPN+, would be better if it embraced its weirdness.
Tuesday December 25, 2018. 04:00 PM
The Macalope isn’t here to tell you that everything is all sugarplums and candy canes on Apple devices all the time, but since he deals with the worst of complaints about them week in and week out, let’s spend this magical day looking at what could be if only…If...
Got a new iPhone? Congratulations, you’re now among the millions of people who use and love an iPhone. Wait, millions? Yep. Millions. So how can you make your iPhone stand out from the crowd? One way is to customize the iPhone’s wallpaper.In iOS, there are two...
The Antennas Direct 91XG is a large antenna, designed for the reception of medium to very weak signals in the UHF broadcast band, a goal it accomplishes with aplomb.
The Antennas Direct DB8e is a large outdoor antenna for reception of medium to very weak TV signals. In our tests it did a good job of pulling in distant stations with minimal interference.
RCA's first wireless home security camera is too boring to impress, and too expensive to be a strong value.
Monday December 24, 2018. 02:00 PM
Two-factor authentication (2FA) provides an effective way to deter people from hijacking an online account. With 2FA, you supplement a password with something else—typically you enter a code that’s sent via a text message. The second factor means someone has to know both ...
Don't call them vaporware just yet, but there are some cool things that missed the 2018 deadline.
ConnectSense extends the appeal of its winning smart outlet, adding Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa in addition to HomeKit support.
Anki's Vector probably won't win you over as a traditional smart device, but its personality will melt your heart.
The presents are wrapped, the tree is up, and the stockings will soon be hung by the chimney with care. There’s only one thing left to do: track Santa’s annual Christmas Eve voyage around the world from your PC, smartphone, or tablet.This year Santa’s departure time...
Saturday December 22, 2018. 01:13 AM
Yesterday I told the story of Zach, a Macworld reader who discovered that his 2018 11-inch iPad Pro was starting to bend down the middle after a month of normal use. We reported that Zach was on his way to see if Apple would replace the device, particularly in light of...
Friday December 21, 2018. 07:56 PM
It’s the Friday before Christmas, which means any gifts you order online today almost certainly won’t make it under the tree in time for the big day. All the same, Best Buy is hosting an impressive one-day Apple sale on products like MacBooks, iPads, Apple Watches, and...
If you’ve waited until the last minute to buy your holiday gifts, it’s not too late to grab something cool for your loved ones—and even at this late date, you won’t have to break the bank. You can get a pair of Powerbeats3 wireless earphones for $90Remove non-product ...
Right before you go to bed after a long day, you’ll probably reach for your iPhone charger. Then your Apple Watch charger. Then your AirPods charger. If you checked all three of these boxes, then you likely have quite a bit of cable clutter on your nightstand. However, you ...
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