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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.

Face-off: Does Spotlight need better Web search?

Microsoft is integrating Bing results into Windows 8.1 searches. Should Apple expand Spotlight in OS X and iOS to better integrate Web search, too?

How to clear your Apple Maps search history

Jason Snell shows you how to prevent other people from seeing where you're searching.

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Larry Page: Deconstructing the sadness

Jason Snell analyzes the speech of Google CEO Larry Page at the Google I/O keynote Wednesday.

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Five essential tech lessons I learned from 'Iron Man 3'

The latest 'Iron Man' flick isn't just a superhero action movie. It's a commentary on the nexus between technology and humanity, as Jason Snell discovered.

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Huffduffer saves Web audio to your own podcast stream

Jason Snell answers a surprisingly common question: How do you save random audio files so they can be played back in a podcast app?

Why aren’t digital calendars smarter?

Jason Snell thinks our digital calendars should be smarter than those of the paper variety.

How Apple could make GarageBand better for podcasters

In 2006 Apple added a bunch of podcasting features to GarageBand. Since then? Bupkis. Jason Snell says that with only a few feature additions, GarageBand could make the lives of podcasters much easier.

Review: Google Chromebook Pixel is an expensive curiosity

As an idea sprung from Google’s view of the future of technology, the Chromebook Pixel is intriguing, even intoxicating. But it’s hard to fathom how it works as a real-world product.

Hands on with Marvel's new subscription comics app

With Saturday's release of the new Marvel Unlimited iOS app (an Android app is forthcoming), Marvel's subscription comic service has a new name and a home on mobile devices at last. Jason Snell goes hands-on.

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The iPad as a comic-book reader

Jason Snell summarizes the current state of affairs when it comes to using the iPad and other tablets as comic-book readers.

Review: Pebble smartwatch is a few software updates short of greatness

The Pebble is a cool, geeky electronic watch that might end up being a whole lot more if the company can make good on its software promises.

4K TV faces a long road to the mainstream (video)

Jason Snell walked the CES show floor looking at 4K TVs. He saw a clear picture, but not a clear path forward for the format.

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Blue aims for foolproof podcast audio with Nessie

Blue Microphones has a new mic, and this one's built for entry-level podcasters without a lot of audio skill.

Journey's end: Pebble smart watch arrives this month (video)

Pebble announced Wednesday that the final product would begin to ship to backers over a six-to-eight-week period beginning January 23, a few months later than originally planned.

Indistinguishable from magic

Jason Snell ponders the fate of an iPhone held in the hands of someone from the 1950s.