Alex Blake

Alex Blake

In ancient times, people like Alex would have been shunned for their nerdy ways and strange opinions on cheese. Today, he fits right in at Digital Trends, where he writes about all things Apple, from the latest devices to ongoing developments and everything in between. He’s loved tech ever since he realized video games were about as fun as real people, but easier to manage and much cheaper.

He was first drawn to Apple thanks to its combination of beautiful design and aspirational price tags that helped remind him of his place somewhere between grunt and serf. He’s written for brands like TechRadar, GamesRadar and MacFormat, and runs a popular blog dedicated to EA’s FIFA series. They say that if the wind’s just right and you really listen hard enough, you can hear him ranting about FIFA’s career mode from anywhere in the world.

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Can Apple Arcade re-create the magic of iOS gaming on the Mac?

If you’re a Mac gamer, you know what it means to struggle with a bad platform and lack of quality games. But when Apple Arcade launches this fall, all that could change, as the subscription service looks like an enticing prospect for Mac…
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16-inch MacBook Pro to feature ultrathin bezels, more screen space, report says

A new 16-inch MacBook Pro with slim bezels is set to launch this September -- and we can’t wait. It may also feature Intel’s latest 10th-generation Ice Lake processors.
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How to stop your Mac from freezing

A Mac that keeps freezing can be an incredibly annoying thing to deal with, but fixing it doesn’t have to be a pain. There are six main things you should try, which we got through in this guide to help you fix the issue once and for all.
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How to take a screenshot on a Mac

Whether you prefer to use keyboard shortcuts or applications such as Grab and Preview, this guide will teach you how to take a screenshot on a Mac. Once you know how, you'll be able to capture images within seconds.
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The best MacBook for 2019

Apple's lineup of MacBooks has started to swell, leaving fans a bit confused about which laptop they should buy. Depending on what you're looking for, we'll point you in the right direction.
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FAA bans recalled MacBook Pro models from all flights due to battery issue

Certain models of Apple’s 15-inch MacBook Pro were recalled in June 2019, and now the device has been banned from flights by the FAA. Affected units were sold from September 2015 to February 2017, and Apple will replace affected batteries…