1. News
    October 5th, 2011 by Lex Friedman
    Apple introduces iPhone 4S

    Apple’s new iPhone 4S doesn’t look all that different on the surface from the iPhone 4 it replaces. But the latest iPhone unveiled by Apple...

  2. Features
    September 19th, 2011 by James Galbraith
    First Look: Apple Thunderbolt Display

    The Apple Thunderbolt Display may just be the most clever display ever. Macworld Lab received our new display Friday morning, and we immediately set...

  3. Reviews
    September 12th, 2011 by Tim Grey
    WD My Book Studio Edition II (6TB)

    While for some of us, the ability for our hard drive to be able to resist sniper fire underwater is a going concern (see iOSafe Rugged Portable),...

  4. News
    July 29th, 2011 by James Galbraith
    New MacBook Airs speed past predecessors

    Macworld Australia Lab has received and benchmarked every standard configuration of the new Core i5 MacBook Airs released last week. We’ve found...

  5. Reviews
    May 10th, 2011 by Jason Snell Dan Frakes Chris Breen and Lex Friedman
    Other World Computing Mercury Elite-AL Pro Dual mini 640GB

    The Mercury Elite-AL Pro Dual mini, Other World Computing’s newest portable storage device, is a RAID array that zoomed through our Photoshop test...

  6. News
    March 19th, 2011 by Matt Hamblen
    Apple says Blaze iPhone speed test flawed

    Apple on Thursday called independent tests by Blaze Software that showed the Android-based Nexus S smartphone browsed the Web 52 percent faster than...

  7. News
    March 11th, 2011 by Galen Gruman
    iOS 4.3 boosts iPad browser 18 percent

    With all eyes on the iPad 2, which launches in the states today, Apple has released its iOS 4.3 update for the first-generation iPad, iPhone 3GS,...

  8. News
    March 9th, 2011 by John Cox
    iPad 2′s speed boost arrives on all iOS devices

    A quick and dirty JavaScript speed test of the new iPad 2 gives an early indication of how the tablet’s processor, operating system and HTML...

  9. Reviews
    February 28th, 2011 by James Galbraith
    MacBook Pro benchmark results

    The benchmark results for Apple’s latest MacBook Pros are in – and they’re impressive. In testing conducted by Macworld Lab, the laptops...

  10. Help
    December 16th, 2010 by Christopher Breen
    Speeding up your Mac

    A reader who has switched from a Windows PC to the Mac, has a general maintenance question to keep his new machine running fast: I used to reformat...

  11. News
    October 12th, 2010 by James Galbraith
    Introducing Speedmark 6.5

    Here in the Macworld Lab, we try to keep Speedmark, our Macintosh benchmark test suite, on pace with the current version of Mac OS X (for example,...

  12. Reviews
    August 30th, 2010 by James Galbraith
    New quad-core and eight-core Mac Pro benchmarks

    The new Mac Pros announced in July have finally arrived at at our testing lab. And while we ran into some hiccups during the tests, we’re able to...

  13. News
    July 6th, 2010 by Adam Berenstain
    Four ways to speed up iWeb ’09

    iWeb ’09 lets you create attractive websites quickly, but quickly isn’t always fast enough. The following tips will help you save time designing,...

  14. Help
    July 5th, 2010 by David Weiss
    Six ways to speed up GarageBand

    GarageBand may look simple, but beneath its uncluttered surface you’ll find tons of sounds and features that will keep you busy for months. Here...

  15. Help
    July 2nd, 2010 by Jeff Carlson
    Six things you can do to make iMovie faster

    When Apple rewrote iMovie for its iLife ’08 release, its primary motivation was to create a video editor that was faster at assembling and cutting...

  16. News
    June 15th, 2010 by Brad Reed
    What’s in a smartphone processor? Increasingly a lot

    Whenever a hot new smartphone hits the market, one of the key specifications techies look at is its processor, which is primarily responsible for...

  17. News
    June 10th, 2010 by Brennon Slattery
    Google jolts search with fresher results from Caffeine

    Google search results are now fresher and faster, according the company that just gave its search indexing technology a jolt of Caffeine. Google has...

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