Jason SnellMacworld

Follow me on Google+

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.

apple watch beauty

Does a cellular Apple Watch make sense? That depends on watchOS

An iPhone-free, untethered Apple Watch may be on the horizon, but watchOS will determine if it’s worth the extra monthly bill. Jason Snell explains.

logi create keyboard case blue

The iPad Pro is a better iPad than a laptop

The Logi Create is a solid laptop-style keyboard, but the iPad Pro isn't a laptop and shouldn't try to be one.

The power of OS X’s menu bar

It’s always there and it’s often overlooked, but the menu bar is a very useful part of the Mac operating system.

iphone se review mrv 010 59

The iPhone SE: A surprise hit?

After Apple's latest quarterly earnings call, we got a hint that Apple has a surprising hit product on its hands.

iphone6s peek

Why Tim Cook is still optimistic after Apple's growth stalled in Q2 2016

Apple made $10 billion last quarter, but the rapid growth of 2015 has slowed, and Q2 2016 saw the first decline in year-over-year revenue in 13 years.

motortrend apple car sketch

The Apple Car is the company's road to the future

We don't know what it'll look like, but whatever it is, the Apple Car points the way ahead.

9 ipad pro keyboard stock

iOS 10 wish list: Support for USB drives and network storage

One of the things holding back the iPad and iPhone as computer replacements is the hassle of managing files.

3d touch gallery

The trouble with 3D Touch

Until 3D Touch is more ubiquitous, developers have no reason to make it anything more than an Easter egg.

3476726049 09bb5aa4d4 o

My life as an Apple guy

On Apple's 40th anniversary, Jason Snell marvels at how its products have shaped his life and career.

Amazon Echo

Free Siri! Why Apple should make an Echo competitor

Siri is waiting in the wings to serve you in your home.

ipadpro 97 02

9.7-inch iPad Pro first look: A worthy successor to the iPad Air 2

It looks like an iPad Air. It feels like an iPad Air. But spend some time with the new 9.7-inch iPad, and you'll know it's a Pro.

iphone 5se hands on 01

iPhone SE first look: Where 2012 meets 2016

Jason Snell takes a close look at the new iPhone SE and he finds himself thrown back in time.

mac app store

Why smaller iOS developers would be smart to head back to the Mac

It's hard to get noticed in the iOS App Store, but the Mac is a better bet.

new macbook primary

Ding-dong, the doom is dead

Let's face it, the "Fight back for the Mac" times are over. So why is it sometimes hard to be gracious winners?

iphone ipad apple products

Apple may be about to shake up the naming scheme for iPads and iPhones

iPad Pros in multiple sizes? iPhones without numbers? It's possible, says Jason Snell.