About

SchwarzTech is an Apple-focused technology site, mostly written and produced by Eric Schwarz, although some other fine folks have contributed.

To get in touch, you can email hello -at- schwarztech -dot- net. Corrections, questions, and reasonable complaints are always appreciated.

History

SchwarzTech began operations in 1999 as Eric’s own resource for older Macs and Web design (not necessarily combining the two, but they shared the space). It also served as a companion to his writings on other Mac sites, such as a stint at Low End Mac. In early 2002, SchwarzTech merged with a few other smaller Mac ventures, creating MacWeekly. SchwarzTech became a page on the site, and MacWeekly gained a small following, featured many product reviews and articles. Some of these are still in our archives today. In late 2003, those involved amicably split, and most content was reorganized and rebranded as SchwarzTech. Because of this, the site moved to the current domain. During that time, there have been numerous reviews, opinion articles, news stories, live coverage of Apple events, and much more. Since 1999, the technology industry and Apple have changed a lot, but there’s always something new to write about.

Support

We try to keep ads and asking for money to a minimum, but if you do want to support us, share links to our posts on social media, or you can buy a domain through Hover and we get a little kickback. Otherwise there’s just an unobtrusive ad by Carbon.

If you’d like to keep track of when new content is published, add a feed to your favorite news aggregator or follow on Mastodon. SchwarzTech no longer maintains a presence on Facebook, Twitter, or Apple News:

We’re also featured on #OpenWeb.

Fine Print

Copyright © 1999-2024 SchwarzTech. All rights reserved. All information presented on this site is copyrighted by SchwarzTech except where otherwise noted. No portion of this site may be copied, without our prior written consent. We encourage you to link to any part of this site, as long as all content is presented in its original form and is not placed within a frame. No one associated with SchwarzTech assumes any responsibility for its accuracy, nor if you do something stupid based on what you read here. If you do find any errors with the site, let us know. All opinions expressed by guest writers are theirs, and do not necessarily reflect the opinions and views of SchwarzTech. All brands or products are trademarks of their respective holders. We’re too lazy to use (and don’t want to clutter up the site) ™ and ® symbols everywhere. You can view our Privacy Policy or Review Policy.