Apple Shows Its Metal


Inside Metal: How Apple plans to unlock the secret graphics performance of the A7 chip Recall that when Apple first introduced the iPhone 5s' advanced A7 chip, it was first greeted with media skepticism wondering if it was even "truly 64-bit," followed by a communal (and wholly incorrect) story that…

Analyst Baffled by Quality


Mac sales success “defies the laws of economics” The only explanation that we see is the now-mythical halo effect. […] we view the Mac’s success as the rare instance where sales increased in the face of rising prices. That pull quote comes from “Digital Lifestyle Analyst" Charlie Wolf of Needham…

PC Makers are looking past Windows


Nearly All Of Microsoft's PC Partners Now Offer Google Chromebooks To recap, that's Dell, HP, Acer, Samsung, Lenovo, Acer, and Toshiba selling Chromebooks with some vendors, like HP, offering multiple models. Remember when Microsoft ruled the computer industry with an iron fist? Now they're struggling just to remain relevant.