1. Help
    January 7th, 2015 by Joe Kissell
    How to use benchmarks to cut through marketing hype

    It’s not your imagination: your Mac’s overall performance can slow down over time. Most often this happens because we gradually add more apps...

  2. Blogs
    August 29th, 2014 by Marco Tabini
    Why old iPhones become sluggish over time

    One of the unusual consequences of being in the computer business is that I tend to own more devices than the average person. Therefore, when a family...

  3. Help
    July 7th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    Stream your musical performances across the internet with Nicecast

    A musical reader is anxious to perform to a remote audience and writes: I know you’re a musician and I’m hoping you can answer this one for me....

  4. Help
    February 7th, 2014 by James Galbraith
    Fact versus fiction: What does (and doesn’t) speed up your Mac

    A faster Mac is always a better Mac, and there are many things you can do to get the most performance from your computer. But what really works? Here...

  5. Reviews
    October 30th, 2013 by Nathan Alderman
    Apple Safari 7

    The new OS X Mavericks seems to offer far better performance and power management – but its programs often pack fewer features and less-elegant...

  6. Features
    June 13th, 2013 by James Galbraith
    Lab tested: Haswell MacBook Air benefits from faster graphics, flash storage

    Apple on Tuesday updated the MacBook Air with Intel’s fouth generation Core processors, code named Haswell. Macworld Lab has the new MacBook...

  7. App Guide
    March 14th, 2013 by Dan Frakes
    Speedy Net for Mac

    Have you ever wondered just how fast your home or work network really is? Or needed to troubleshoot a network connection? There are some solid command-line...

  8. Blogs
    March 6th, 2013 by Jonathan Nalder
    Hands on with Pebble: Not a smart watch. Yet.

    Oh Pebble, Pebble, Pebble. How much ink and pixels have been spent on you so far? From the initial crowd-funding effort that saw you zoom 100 times...

  9. Reviews
    January 17th, 2013 by James Galbraith
    Apple: 27in iMac

    Apple’s largest all-in-one desktop computer, the 27in iMac, was recently updated with a long list of under-the-hood changes, but it’s the strikingly...

  10. News
    November 30th, 2012 by Karen Haslam
    Report claims Apple’s Fusion Drive option is ‘evil’

    With Apple about to ship the new iMac you may be wondering whether to cough up extra cash for the Fusion Drive. A report today suggests that Apple’s...

  11. News
    November 6th, 2012 by Mark Hattersley
    Microsoft Surface web benchmarks reveal poor performance

    Independent benchmark tests by Futuremark have revealed that Microsoft’s Surface tablet is surprisingly slow at web browsing. When run through...

  12. News
    November 2nd, 2012 by John P. Mello Jr., TechHive
    Survey: App users put premium on performance, not pretty

    Patience may be a virtue, but it isn’t one you’re likely to find in users of mobile apps. A survey by app development tools maker Apigee found...

  13. Features
    September 25th, 2012 by James Galbraith
    Lab tests: iOS 6 and iOS 5 performance comparison

    We’ve heard a lot about the 200-plus new features in iOS 6, but how will this upgrade affect performance? To find out, I grabbed a stack of...

  14. Features
    June 20th, 2012 by James Galbraith
    Lab Tests: Processor, graphics boosts improve MacBook Air performance

    The MacBook Air models rolled out as part of last week’s complete overhaul to Apple’s laptop line include next-generation Intel processors, faster...

  15. Features
    June 18th, 2012 by James Galbraith
    Lab Tests: Apple boosts performance in new MacBook Pros

    Apple recently overhauled its entire line of laptops, including its 13- and 15in MacBook Pros. And while much of the surrounding hoopla focused on...

  16. Features
    March 6th, 2012 by Tony Bradley
    HTML 5: iOS leaves Android behind

    The future of web-based apps seems to be HTML5. As ubiquitous as it is on PCs, Adobe Flash has failed to catch on in the mobile world and alternate...

  17. Reviews
    March 2nd, 2012 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Update: Atomic Floyd SuperDarts + Remote

    UPDATE: Atomic Floyd, though distributors Noisy Motel, took the SuperDarts back after reading this review and sent us a new pair in the belief that...

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