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CrescentCore Mac Malware Outsmarts Apple: What to Do

CrescentCore Mac Malware Outsmarts Apple: What to Do

There's yet another piece of Mac malware able to outsmart Apple's security protections. The latest discovery, announced in a blog post Friday by Intego and called OSX/CrescentCore, has been found on s...

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Apple Recalls About 460,000 MacBook Pros: See If Your Model Is Affected

Apple Recalls About 460,000 MacBook Pros: See If Your Model Is Affected

by Kate KozuchOn June 20, Apple announced a voluntary recall of older generation 15-inch MacBook Pro units sold between September 2015 and February 2017, which contain a battery that may overheat and ...

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Best of E3 2019: Our Favorite PC Games and Hardware

Best of E3 2019: Our Favorite PC Games and Hardware

With a pair of new gaming laptops and plenty of breathtaking software to play on them, this was a hell of an E3. Cult classics made a welcome resurgence while newcomers made us excited for the future ...

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HP: 2019 Brand Report Card

HP: 2019 Brand Report Card

HP has vaulted to No. 1 in our Best and Worst Brands report, thanks to its very strong reviews scores, stellar designs, impressive innovations and top-notch value and selection.HP’s Main StrengthsTop ...

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Asus: 2019 Brand Report Card

Asus: 2019 Brand Report Card

As they say, fortune favors the bold. Asus shot to second place this year, thanks to the innovations it brought to the table, including the ScreenPad and ErgoLift hinge. The design of Asus' laptops co...

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Dell: 2019 Brand Report Card

Dell: 2019 Brand Report Card

Dell continues to be one of the most consistent and forward-thinking laptop brands out there, maintaining its third-place spot in our rankings for the third year in a row. The Austin-based PC maker ha...

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Lenovo: 2019 Brand Report Card

Lenovo: 2019 Brand Report Card

Oh, how the mighty have fallen. Our first-place brand from last year fell to fifth place because of a few poor review scores and unhelpful tech support. Although it was an off-year for Lenovo, the ven...

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Razer: 2019 Brand Report Card

Razer: 2019 Brand Report Card

Razer's on the way up. The brand jumped two spots, from eighth place to a tie for sixth. But Razer's rise isn't the result of one mitigating factor; it's the sum of a concerted effort to improve for i...

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Acer: 2019 Brand Report Card

Acer: 2019 Brand Report Card

After a solid 4th place showing in 2018, Acer fell a few spots this year. The company made some strong innovations heading into 2019 (including the impossibly slim Acer Swift 7), and continues to offe...

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Microsoft: 2019 Brand Report Card

Microsoft: 2019 Brand Report Card

Microsoft dropped a few spots this year despite offering a solid lineup of laptops and tablets. The company also improved its selection by adding a budget device, the Surface Go, to its ranks.As much ...

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Apple: 2019 Brand Report Card

Apple: 2019 Brand Report Card

Apple keeps falling further from the head of the pack, ranking 10th out of 12 places this year after being 7th out of 10 last year. This past year saw the company face a lot of scrutiny over its keybo...

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MSI: 2019 Brand Report Card

MSI: 2019 Brand Report Card

MSI wasn’t the worst brand in this survey, but the company scored a pretty low second-to-last-place finish. That’s mostly due to the MSI’s dismal tech support and the company’s unwillingness to break ...

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