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Jason is the former editorial director of Macworld, and has reviewed every major Apple product of the last few years, including the original iPhone and iPad as well as every major version of Mac OS X. Check out Sixcolors.com for his latest Apple coverage.

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6 Photos features that are worth the upgrade to macOS Sierra

Version 2.0 of Photos includes some nifty new features that make Apple’s photo manager a serious powerhouse.

Embrace the stickers, but the iMessage App Store contains so much more

When you peel away thousands and thousands of stickers, the dozens of apps just added to iMessage in iOS 10 have some great potential.

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Hit the road, Jack: Apple's reasons for killing the headphone port

We knew the iPhone 7 wouldn't have a headphone jack. What remained to be seen was, could Apple sell it? Jason Snell thinks they did.

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How Apple could make its next social experiment a successful one

Apple has a terrible track record when it comes to creating its own social platforms, but focusing on sharing straight from the iPhone could break the cycle.

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Apple Music is so good that I'm totally trapped

Jason Snell doesn't want to quit Apple Music—he'd have to buy a couple dozen albums, for starters.

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The 5 stages of grief for a headphone-jack-free iPhone

It looks like the next iPhone really won't have a headphone jack, and Jason Snell has feelings.

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4 more places to find a list of all your Apple products

Besides your iCloud profile, Apple keeps lists of your associated devices in your Support Profile, Find My Friends, and even TestFlight.

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Apple brings a squirt gun to the emoji arms race

New emoji in iOS 10 and macOS Sierra include more gender-specific options, as well as a redesign of the pistol emoji. What's next?

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Apple remains optimistic after a tough Q3 2016

iPad revenue finally increases a little, and Apple is spending a lot on R&D, indicating new products in the pipeline.

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How to see every Mac, iPad, and iPhone associated with your Apple ID

Apple's device authorization and management tools are a little hidden—Jason Snell explains.

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How Apple could improve Family Sharing

Introduced in iOS 8, Family Sharing still feels very 1.0.

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7 things to try in the macOS Sierra public beta

Beta software isn't for everyone, but if you want to take the plunge, here's Jason Snell's quick and easy guide to testing the waters.

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A look back at Steve Jobs' most colorful keynote moments

During a handful of keynote presentations, Jobs... lost his cool a little bit on stage, solidifying them in Apple's keynote hall of fame. Here, Jason Snell remembers two such moments.

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8 hidden features of macOS Sierra

It's the little things that make the biggest difference, and not everything about Sierra was revealed at the WWDC keynote.

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Follow the users: Why Messages got the biggest upgrade in iOS 10

Why does Apple care so much about Messages? Just ask anybody.