Monthly Archives: June 2019

Small number of 2018 MacBooks Air may have logic board issues

Recently we informed about faulty batteries in 2015 MacBooks Pro and another issue appeared, now with 2018 MacBooks Air according to an internal document obtained by server Macrumors. All affected users will get an e-mail to let them know that their notebooks are eligible for a main logic board replacement. Of course, for free. What’s with Apple? Where… Read More »

New 16-inch MacBook Pro from Apple?

Today’s biggest laptop from Apple has a 15.4-inch display. In the past, in the 2011, Apple discountinued its 17-inch sized MacBooks Pro. It’s not clear why Apple did it, but many IT professionals would value a big laptop. When I in 2013 upgraded my aging 13.3-inch MacBook White to 15.4-inch MacBook Pro, it was something awesome, screen was… Read More »

Google abandoned its tablets

Tablets are here for ages, but they had very limited functionality and were very expensive. Some tablets (and old smartphones) even did not support touch and had to be controlled via stylus. And then, first iPad arrived. As Apple re-invented modern smartphone, it also re-invented modern tablet. Big touch screen with multitouch and simple interface were killing features.… Read More »

Affinity Publisher is here

Adobe products are here for years and became the industry standard. Since Adobe changed its pricing policy and turned into subscription model, many users are finding alternatives. The best competitor is Serif. It released Affinity Photo as Adobe Photoshop killer and Affinity Designer to replace Adobe Illustrator. Serif released its product for Mac and Windows, and, of course,… Read More »