Dark mode: better on the iPhone than the Mac?
In the most recent release of iOS, Apple added dark mode, and I’m a fan. At nighttime, dark backgrounds seem less glaring; they’re also less likely to disturb my partner sleeping beside me on the bed. But I’ve actually taken to “running dark” all the time—day and night—on my iPhone. I spend most of my…
Will cutting the “Ribbon” finally fix Office for Mac?
Yesterday, at its annual conference for IT pros, Microsoft revealed a new version of Outlook for Mac. The Verge published a glimpse of the app’s revamped interface, and it looks promising—simultaneously cleaner and more useful. We’ll see more of that refined UI tomorrow. Meanwhile, let’s examine why Microsoft might be eager to dump an interface…
Caught between computers
In terms of computing platforms, I‘ve been set adrift.
Is it too late to switch to the Mac?
After a quarter-century using Windows, I’m finally getting a Macintosh. Did I miss the Mac’s golden era?
App review times
How often should you upgrade your gadgets?
How often should you upgrade each of your gadgets?