M1 processor

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30 December 2020
This is how you quickly empty the battery of an Apple Silicon MacBook Pro

The fastest way to discharge the battery of an Apple Silicon MacBook Pro

I didn't think I'd write an article about it one day, but now it has come to that. Apple seems to have solved the battery problem with laptops so well that I already [...]
21 November 2020
My experience report on the MacBook Pro 13 inch with M1 chip

My experience with the MacBook Pro 13 inch with Apple Silicon M1 chip

I've been using my Apple Silicon MacBook Pro since the day before yesterday. The first day, however, was spent cleaning up my old MacBook Pro, because before I dragged all the data over, I wanted to do another [...]
19 November 2020

CrossOver for M1 Macs: Run Windows apps on Big Sur

Perhaps some of you already know the Wine Project (Wine for short), with which Windows programs can be used on macOS and Linux. The CrossOver software based on it now makes it possible to run computationally intensive Windows apps under macOS Big Sur [...]
11 November 2020
The 13-inch MacBook Pro is the first MacBook Pro model to feature the Apple M1 chip.

Bought: MacBook Pro 13 inch with M1 silicon processor

My current MacBook Pro (15 inch) is a good 3 years old (from 2017). It's still enough for all of my work with apps like Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Premiere, Final Cut, Garageband, Bear Editor, Blocs, KeepIt, [...]