Apple Loop: New iPhone 8 Leaks Disappoint, MacBook Pro’s Hollywood Edit, Apple’s Biggest Danger – Forbes

Posted: Monday, July 17, 2017

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes the latest disappointing leaks of the new iPhone 8, Apple’s problematic issues with wireless charging and Touch ID, the problems with selling the iPhone 7S and 7S Plus, OLED screens for 2018, another argument against the iPad Pro as a laptop, editing Baby Drive on a MacBook Pro, and memories of Intel Inside and Apple’s…

Microsoft’s Surface Laptop is great, once you upgrade Windows 10 S – TechCrunch

Posted: Monday, July 17, 2017

I’ve talked to a number of people on the Surface team over the last few months, and the decision to hinder their beautiful new piece of hardware still boggles the mind. The Surface Laptop is really nice — in fact, it’s quite possibly the best piece of hardware to carry the Surface name. But for some reason Microsoft saw fit to use the product to showcase Windows 10 S, a stripped-down…

Apple MacBook (2017) review | Stuff – Stuff

Posted: Monday, July 17, 2017

This isn’t a perfect notebook, then, nor probably even a perfect MacBook. But this laptop is nonetheless ridiculously lovely to use. Yes, I’d like a webcam beyond 480p, and for the keyboard to be a bit quieter, but the unit feels solid, the screen is great, and the battery lasts for ages. Last year, Stuff suggested perhaps trawling for refurbs, but that advice no longer holds up, given the improvements…