Mac

Mac Studio – Which One to Buy?

Short answer – buy the entry-level and add as much storage as you need.   Why.  I’ve been using the M1 MacBook Air with 8 CPU cores and 8GPU cores with 16GB RAM for around a year...

M1 Pro/Max Reviews – Thoughts and Pricing

The reviews of the new MacBook Pro laptops have started to com in now, and all looks good.  More than good.  They look really impressive.  However my final thoughts I had on my last blo...

Bigger Apples – The Wait is Over.  Kind of.

A few months back I was asked should one buy the M1 or wait and my advise was to wait.  Now here we are 3-4 months later and new toys have arrived as expected. The good news if you wanted a new MacBoo...

M1 Mac – Buy Now, or Wait

At the Owl workshop last month Jon and Andrew asked me this very question – should they buy the M1 Mac or wait. The simple answer is wait. As good as the M1 Macs are they, they have limitations: – Max...

Formatting Disks on a Mac

From time to time one of the members will post a question ‘how do I format this disk on my new Mac?’  or ‘will this model of disk work on my Mac’ and there seems to be some confusion around disk ...