joannanelius
Joanna Nelius
joannanelius
Staff Reporter, Reviews at Gizmodo. Formerly PC Gamer, Maximum PC.
May 7
4

Oh heck, no! Not my tree icon! I change all my folders on my desktop to the trees so it looks like I have a little forest. Been doing that for the past twenty years or so. I’m going to miss that little pixely tree.

May 7
1

I should have lead with “nice review” on that comment. Where are my manners?

May 7
1

As a Mac user for a long time, I see more and more of these “PC” companies killing it with specs, but I’m hesitant to get one because of Windows. My last experience with Windows was 7, which in my eyes just didn’t hold up to the reliability and smoothness of working in Mac OS X. What’s the state of things now? With Read more

May 7
3

Minor suggestion: Could we get a model number confirmation and a spec dump in the “What is it?” box on reviews? While most of this info is in the body of the review, but it would be great for an “at a glance” reference to be set all neat in a spec dump.

May 3
35

The Epic v. Apple trial kicked off on Monday morning, and it’s already devolved into a giant, internet-fueled mess.

Apr 21
3

As an industry standard, it would suck, but in an industry where any given company provides tens if not hundreds of options, simplicity and less options diversifies the marketplace, ironically, as long as only a handful of companies do it. There are people who buy Apple computers and love them. And they should totally Read more

Apr 21
8

And that’s because you simply aren’t the target audience for Apple’s computers. And that’s totally fine. Read more

Apr 21
4

I mean, I think you’re right - the gamer market just isn’t one they’ve really targeted. They’re happy to grab at low-hanging fruit, but they don’t seem particularly interested in competing in gamer space where tech specs really become relevant. Read more

Apr 21
36

The direction of Apple for a long while now just continues to confirm why I’ve never felt like they make computers aimed at me. I’ve had big clunky laptops when I needed to travel but always wanted to play video games on my computer. I’ve got a big glowy desktop right next to me now. What I’ve never needed though is Read more

Apr 3
4

My brat Bengal goes in the tub and howls until I put the water on at a drip and the white mutt only drinks from a glass on the coffee table.

Apr 3
3

*Looks at cat* Damnit, Fluffles. *sigh* There goes $60. *pulls out credit card*

Mar 30
1

These sound more like software changes rather than architectural changes, am I reading this correctly? (It’s been a while since I last did any work on processor architectures)

Mar 19
2

John Hodgman (The PC from the commercials in which Justin was the Mac, and the brain surgeon from Battlestar Galactica.) periodically mentions on his podcast that he is available to work for Apple. Now seems like the time.