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The 2018 MacBook Pro (13-Inch) Is A Worthy Upgrade

Yes, I was a skeptic earlier this week, but now that I’ve had the 13-inch MacBook Pro in my hands for two days, I am impressed with the minor (but important) improvements. I’m specifically reviewing the version that has the … Continue reading

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The New MacBook Pro Updates Don’t Address Consumer Concerns

Well, it happened. People have been waiting for Apple to update the MacBook Pro for a long time. There were hopes that they would fix the keys. There were hopes that they would add speed and memory, especially to the … Continue reading

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Apple’s MacBook Pro Butterfly Keyboard Runs Into Issues

Apple’s Butterfly keyboard is causing problems. The MacBook Pro with Touch Bar has been discussed on this blog many times, and most of the discussions are positive. The Butterfly keyboard did have a two-day learning curve for me, but I … Continue reading

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Typing Notes On Computing Devices Hurts The Learning Process

You have probably recently seen a college classroom with a bunch of students typing notes on their MacBook Pros. (I haven’t seen many students with PCs.) There are students who do use an iPad, but I see them using an … Continue reading

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Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 Is A Powerhouse With Minor Flaws

The version of the XPS 15 2-in-1 reviewed here is the one with an 8th-gen Intel Core i7 processor, 16GB RAM, a 256GB SSD, a 4K screen, and a discreet Radeon™ RX Vega GPU. After problems with UPS (this can be … Continue reading

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The Best Ultraportable Laptops Available Today

Just three years ago, Apple had the ultraportable  laptop market on hold with its MacBook Air, MacBook, and 13-inch MacBook Pro laptops. That’s not so much the case anymore, especially since many companies, such as Dell, have made ultraportable laptops … Continue reading

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New 2018 Dell XPS 15 Looks Like A Winner

The Dell XPS 15 has always been advertised as the “larger” version of the groundbreaking Dell XPS 13, but I never fell for the hype. The XPS 15 is thicker (it has to be to fit in the discreet GPU), … Continue reading

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Dell XPS 13 9370 Now Available In White, And It Looks Beautiful

I gave my first impressions of the new Dell XPS 13 9370 earlier this month, and I was — for the most part — impressed. I didn’t think that the white version of the device (with rose gold badk) would … Continue reading

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The Case For A Traditional Laptop Like The MacBook Pro

Some may think Apple is behind the times by not making a laptop/tablet hybrid (no, the iPad Pro doesn’t count as one!), but it’s possible that Apple knows what it’s doing. The MacBook Pro, though overpriced, is still the ultimate … Continue reading

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Dell’s Updated XPS 13 Continues To Redefine The Modern PC Laptop

The Dell XPS 13 laptop will likely end up as one of this decade’s top tech products. Dell unveiled the practically bezel-less laptop at CES in 2015. This blog gave the initial XPS 13 a bad review due to the machine … Continue reading

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