Author: Brian Barrett

July 23, 2020

Gorilla Glass Victus Will Be a Lot Harder to Scratch

The new smartphone glass is the first significant improvement in scratch prevention from Corning’s team in seven years.

by Brian Barrett in Gear
June 22, 2020

Apple’s Intel Breakup Will Reshape Macs—and Beyond

The shift to ARM-based processors, beginning later this year, will allow apps to work across all of Apple’s devices.

by Brian Barrett in Gear
May 24, 2020

Netflix’s Plan to Auto-Cancel Subscriptions Is Radically Sane

If you haven’t used your account in two years, the streaming giant will stop charging you. Imagine that.

by Brian Barrett in Gear
May 4, 2020

Apple Abandons Its Breakable Butterfly Keyboard for Good

As of the new 13-inch MacBook Pro, it’s scissor switches all the way down. 

by Brian Barrett in Gear