Tag Archives: MacBook Pro

Surface Book 2 (13-Inch) First Impressions

I have been using the brand new Surface Book 2 for the past couple of hours. I am far more impressed than unimpressed, but I haven’t spent enough time with it to see all its faults yet. The version I … Continue reading

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Microsoft Surface Book 2 Looks To Be An Expensive Beast

This blog has often talked about the problems the Surface Book had when it was released in 2015. There was the detachable screen that didn’t always detach, the unusable touchpad, display issues, etc. These were all (mostly) fixed by the … Continue reading

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Microsoft Prepares To Take On Apple’s MacBook Pro With The Surface Book 2

Microsoft has experienced a little bit of bad luck lately after Consumer Reports decided it can’t recommend the Surface products. Even though the lack of recommendation comes from products released in 2015 and earlier, the new Surface Pro (which works … Continue reading

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Consumer Reports Now Targets Microsoft Surface Devices

Late last year, Consumer Reports delivered a major blow to Apple by not recommending their latest MacBook Pro notebooks due to battery issues. Apple fixed the issue and all was forgotten. But things may be even worse for Microsoft based … Continue reading

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Samsung (Almost) Has A Hit With Notebook 9 Pro

Samsung hasn’t made much of a dent in the PC industry, despite their best efforts. However, the new Notebook 9 Pro may change that. Samsung’s latest (and greatest) 15-inch notebook has the latest Intel Core i7 processor,  a Radeon™ 540 … Continue reading

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Apple’s Updated 2017 MacBook Gets Solid Reviews

In 2015, Apple released their first 12-inch laptop known just as the “MacBook.” I complimented it, for the most part, on this blog. The MacBook was one sexy computer, though it was (and still is) low-powered with Intel’s mobile processor … Continue reading

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Thoughts On Microsoft Surface Laptop

Microsoft’s newest device People have been really excited about Microsoft announcing the Surface Pro 5. However, they announced the Surface Laptop instead. The device starts off at $999 for one that includes an Intel Core i5 processor (7th generation), 4GB of … Continue reading

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All Laptops Should Have A Screen Protector Or Keyboard Cover

Don’t let the manufacturers fool you; your laptop screen is not protected. It doesn’t matter if the screen is made of “Gorilla Glass” or not; it is still prone to scratches. However, the fact that the screen is prone to … Continue reading

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Using Final Cut Pro On 2017 13-Inch MacBook Pro With Touchbar

I think the 13-inch MacBook Pro with the Touch Bar doesn’t deserve to be as controversial as it is; it combines portability, (some) power, and is just an overall beautiful machine. I wish Apple could have upped the 2560 x … Continue reading

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Dell XPS 15 9560 (2017 Version): First Impressions

I was able to get my hands on Dell’s 2017 version of the XPS 15, which is supposed to be the 15.6-inch version of Dell’s XPS 13 laptop. This is the version with the 4K screen, Quad-Core Intel i7 processor … Continue reading

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