Dan MorenContributor, Macworld

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Dan has been writing about all things Apple since 2006, when he first started contributing to the MacUser blog. Since then he's covered most of the company's major product releases and reviewed every major revision of iOS. In his "copious" free time, he's usually grinding away on a novel or two.

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The Mac App Store: Not gone, but certainly forgotten

Mac developers have been frustrated with many limitations of the store for years, and it certainly doesn't seem to be getting a lot of attention from Apple.

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Six months with the Apple Watch

Dan Moren's Apple Watch isn't getting any younger, and it isn't getting any faster either, even with watchOS 2.

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Good iPhones can come in small packages

Is the rebirth of the 4-inch iPhone on the horizon? It's not as far-fetched as it may seem.

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Apple's services could use a little service

The services group made $5.1 billion in revenue last quarter. Time to invest in better performance.

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How Apple's positioned to offer cheap data at home and abroad

International roaming charges are too darn high. But Apple could shake up the status quo if it brings the Apple SIM from the iPad to the iPhone.

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Can the Apple TV bring everything under (remote) control?

Apple says its new remote can turn on your TV and adjust the volume. If only that were enough...

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All together now: Would Apple ever go for Microsoft-style convergence?

One device to rule them all, or a different tool for every job?


Are Apple's productivity apps nearing their expiration dates?

Apple's iWork apps—Pages, Keynote, and Numbers—aren't yet compatible with iOS 9's multitasking features for the iPad, which could mean trouble.

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Why the iPad won’t replace the MacBook as my main work tool any time soon

While iOS 9 and the latest batch of iPads have some impressive productivity features, there are some things that the MacBook just does better.

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From a hobby to a platform: The Apple TV grows up

Now that Apple has invited developers to the party, expect to see more frequent updates of tvOS and the Apple TV itself.

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The iPhone Upgrade Program is all about keeping you in Apple’s ecosystem

Sure, having an affordable way to get a brand new iPhone every year is awesome. But Apple is the real winner with this plan.

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The perfect Siri 2.0 needs to be ready for Apple TV and third-party apps

Siri talks the talk, but can she walk the walk? Dan Moren dreams up the perfect Siri.

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The Apple Watch should help us get fit together

Sure, hitting your move, exercise, and stand goals are great, but being able to compete and compare your stats with friends could make the experience so much better.

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The iPad's big moment

Apple's dug itself into a hole with the iPad, but now is the time to change everything (again).

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The increasingly long lives of old Macs

Nothing last forever. But Macs keep on truckin' for longer than you might guess.