James GalbraithMacworld

James is the director of Macworld Lab.

Benchmarks: 15-inch 2.4GHz Core I5 MacBook Pro

Earlier this week, Apple unveiled its updated line of MacBook Pros. We received our first of these new MacBook Pro models, the $1799 entry-level 15-inch model...

Spotlight on the MacBook Pro's Improved Graphics

Appleā€™s changes to updated laptops promise better performance and battery life.

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Spotlight on the MacBook Pro's Improved Graphics

The new MacBook Pros unveiled Tuesday may look identical to Apple's previous batch of pro laptops, but there are a few notable under-the-hood upgrades. Chief...

IPad Battery Tests and Application Performance

Apple's iPad is impressive in many ways; having seen its responsiveness in demos and its touted long-life battery claims, I was anxious to get my hands on one...

Chillingo Rushes Into IPad Gaming Scene With 14 Titles

Claiming that the iPad is the “futuristic direction of entertainment”, leading game developer and distributor Chillingo on Friday released an impressive 14...

Gameloft Introduces Eight IPad Games

On Friday, mobile game developer Gameloft announced the launch of eight games for Apple's iPad available now on the App Store. The new games are N.O.V.A. Near...

Are Third-party Printer Inks Worth the Savings?

With money in short supply these days, everyone wants to find a way to trim costs. One expense that could be on the chopping block--and one that Macworld readers...

Ion Audio Tape 2 PC

At last count, the Facebook page "When I was younger I would record my favorite songs off the radio onto tape" had more than 875,000 fans. That says something...

Western Digital Announces New Solid State Drives

Western Digital on Wednesday announced a new line of 2.5-inch solid state drives (SSDs) that use a SATA 3GBps interface. The SiliconEdge Blue SSD is a consumer...

Ion Audio LP 2 CD

Ion Audio's LP 2 CD turntable helps you bring your vinyl into the digital age, letting you burn your LPs, 45s, and even 78 rpm records to an internal CD-R drive...

WD Introduces New Portable Hard Drives

Western Digital on Monday announced the newest member of its popular Passport series of bus-powered, portable hard drives, the My Passport Studio. The new drive...

Apple iMac (21.5-Inch, Late 2009): The Most Affordable iMac Is Fast, But Not Cheap

Speedy all-in-one PC runs Windows 7 and OS X, but lacks extras like multitouch, Blu-ray, and a TV tuner. Performance gain over previous 20-inch iMac is marginal, but the new screen is much improved.

LaCie Introduces Three New NAS Products

LaCie on Tuesday announced three new network-attached storage products aimed at small to midsize businesses. All three products feature aluminum enclosures that...

Mac Pro Audio Update Firmware Cuts Performance Lag

A firmware update usually doesn't grab much attention--particularly if it's released in the midst of Macworld Expo. And yet, last week's release of Mac Pro Audio...

Macworld Lab at Expo

The Boys From the Lab headline this episode of the Macworld Podcast. Recorded once again from the floor of Macworld Expo, Lab Director Jim Galbraith, Senior...