Category Archives: Hardware

Apple has to pay for slowing iPhones

By | 04/03/2020

You may know it, after some updates, your iPhone is slower and slower. In 2017 and 2018, authors of benchmark tool Geekbench discovered, that older iPhones got worse performance on newer iOS versions. Someone may think that it’s because Apple wants to sell more iPhones, but Apple said that it downgraded performance because of older batteries, which got… Read More »

Wi-Fi in many devices is affected by serious vulnerability, please update

By | 28/02/2020

Every software or hardware we use is created by humans, so it may contain bugs, sometimes serious. Chips from Broadcom and Cypress Semiconductor are affected by serious vulnerability. It allows to to decrypt data sent wirelessly. This vulnerability got little strange name “KrØØk”. It mostly affects FullMAC WLAN chips, which are present in many iPhones, iPads, Macs, Amazon… Read More »

iMac Pro and Apple’s Pro Display XDR?

By | 13/12/2019

With new modular Mac Pro, Apple also released brand-new display. In the past, Apple was selling its own display, like Cinema Display or Thunderbolt Display, but sales were ended before years. The new Apple display is called “Pro Display XDR”. It’s hi-end 6K display designed mostly for 2019 Mac Pro. As for tech specification, it’s relatively cheap monitor… Read More »

New modular Mac Pro orders start on December 10

By | 08/12/2019

Mac Pro is here soon! Long-awaited workstation from Apple is, unlike any other Mac, fully modular computer. Yea, Mac hardware is chosen by Apple and Apple writes its operating system directly for hardware. Because Apple has control over both hardware and software, it can create almost perfect system without worries about hardware compatibility. But there are still users,… Read More »

Smart TV or set-top box?

By | 05/12/2019

World is changing. From linear TVs and renting movies on DVD, we moved to Internet, where we can easily download movie. We no longer buy physical mediums with music, we have streaming services like Spotify or Apple Music. We have YouTube and other video platforms. TV as main source of informations only remains in older or conservative population.… Read More »

Apple Watch saved life

By | 24/11/2019

Someone may say that smart watches are just another electronics – market is oversaturated with electronics and companies had to bring something new to sell to their customers. An another product that will spam you with notifications and forcing you to watch on your smartphones’ screens even more. But I don’t think so. What I love on smart… Read More »

New 16-inch hi-end MacBook Pro is here

By | 14/11/2019

Apple today revealed its long-rumored 16-inch hi-end MacBook Pro and it also replaced older models with 15.4-inch display. Display is larger, but thanks to slimmer bezels, the size of new MacBook Pro is almost the same. It features 3072 x 1920 pixels of resolution and up to 500 nits of brightness, which is useful in terrain or outdoor… Read More »