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Jason writes about Apple at Six Colors and podcasts at Relay FM and The Incomparable. Before that, he was the lead editor at Macworld for more than a decade.

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The iPod’s successor is the Apple Watch

The iPod nano may be gone, but its spirit lives on in the Apple Watch.

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7 highlights of Tim Cook’s Q3 2017 financial call with analysts

Apple's CEO had plenty to say during the company's call, including comments about iPad sales, VPN app sales in China, and an artful dodge about a statement by U.S. President Donald Trump.

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iOS 11 brings iPad multitasking improvements... and quirks

Here’s a look at where iOS 11 is today with the public beta, and where things might go in the future.

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Hoping for a small Mac mini revival

Thanks to Intel, Jason Snell is optimistic about the future of the Mac mini.

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Apple’s risky balancing act with the next iPhone

The idea that Apple might make an ultra-high-end phone with a huge price tag has rubbed many people the wrong way.

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4 ways iOS 11 will improve how you listen to podcasts

Apple is the most powerful force in the podcast industry. And the company is making changes in iOS 11 that will make your podcast listening experience less complicated.

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iPhone at 10: The greatness of the original iPhone

The first iPhone wasn't just a mobile phone. It paved the way for how we use computers now and in the future.

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iPad Pro vs. iPad mini 4 vs. iPad: Which one should you buy?

These days, picking an iPad can be tricky, but we've used them all and have great advice on which model is right for you.

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Why the 10.5-inch iPad Pro is a typing champ

One major advantage of the 10.5-inch iPad Pro over the 9.7-inch version: The bigger size is more conducive to faster typing. And that strengthens the iPad Pro's case as a laptop replacement.

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The big unanswered questions from Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference

After the dust settled from Apple’s WWDC announcements, there are several question about the company’s plans for the future.

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HomePod first impressions: Lots of unknowns, but its sound is impressive

With six months to go before its release, Apple's HomePod is a bit of a mystery. Jason Snell breaks down the cold, hard facts—and all the questions we'll be asking until it ships.

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WWDC 2017 keynote: Taking it all in

Apple kicked off its annual developers conference with a software and hardware showcase that we’ll be thinking about for a long time to come.

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Apple’s WWDC Announcements: What are the chances?

Everyone has a wish list for what they want to see at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference next week, but what are the odd of the predictions coming true? Jason Snell has some sure bets, as well as long shots.

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How iCloud Photo Library matches up to Google Photos

Google announced major additions to Google Photos at I/O 2017. Where do Photos and iCloud Photo Library have to catch up, and should we be looking for from Apple at WWDC?

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Apple Park: The last great product by Steve Jobs

Apple’s new Cupertino campus is a reflection of the company’s co-founder.