Gears & Gadgets

FAA tells airlines MacBook Pros with defective batteries can’t fly

The 2015 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro. Andrew Cunningham The Federal Aviation Administration has banned certain 15-inch MacBook Pros with potentially defective batteries from US flights. The move, which follows Apple’s June recall announcement, is part of a general FAA policy on devices with defective batteries. “The FAA is aware of the recalled batteries that are […]


MacBook Pro vs. iPad Pro

If you’re looking for portable power in the Apple ecosystem, the MacBook Pro immediately leaps out. But the iPad Pro is also a very capable contender for your attention — its compact frame, beefy processor and Apple Pencil support makes it a very strong choice if you want to work on the go. Apple often […]