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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.

Steve Jobs resigns as Apple CEO

Steve Jobs has resigned as Apple CEO, with Tim Cook named as his successor and Jobs being appointed chairman of Apple's Board of Directors.

Hands on with Amazon's Kindle Cloud Reader

Jason Snell compares the new Kindle Cloud Reader web app to its native iOS equivalent.

Syncing PDFs with the iPad

Jason Snell has tried to find ways to sync e-mailed PDFs with his iPad quickly and easily. He's found a solution, but still isn't really satisfied.

Comic-Con: Attack of the iOS games

Jason Snell's last report from San Diego Comic-Con points to a surprising new trend: iOS games are the latest source for inspiration for the comics market.

Core i5 MacBook Airs approach perfection

With the new MacBook Air models introduced in July 2011, Apple's smallest notebook has arrived dead center in the company's product line. This is the laptop OS X Lion was designed for.

Comic-Con embraces the iPad era

Jason Snell is back from Comic-Con with details about how the iPad is changing the way the comics industry does its business.

Lion: The Complete Macworld Review

Combine the influx of new Mac users with Apple's development of iOS, and you get Lion, the most significant upgrade to OS X since its debut more than ten years ago. Can one OS please both Mac vets and novices? Jason Snell has the review.

Apple adds Core i5, Thunderbolt to MacBook Air

Apple on Wednesday announced an update to the MacBook Air product line that adds Intel Core i5 processors, fast Thunderbolt connectivity, a backlit keyboard, and improved configuration options.

Apple discontinues the $999 MacBook

Apple discontinued the white polycarbonate MacBook Wednesday, leaving the 11-inch MacBook Air as the low-cost laptop in Apple's product line-up.

Live Update: Apple Q3 Earnings (2011)

Jason Snell and Dan Moren have live coverage of Apple's conference call with analysts following the company's quarterly earnings statement.

The shuttle and the stuff of dreams

Jason Snell went to the space shuttle launch last week. Here are his notes on the experience.

Final Space Shuttle launch carries modified iPhone 4s, experimental app

The final Space Shuttle launch will include two slightly modified iPhone 4s bound for the International Space Station.

Macworld releases Macworld Daily Reader 1.1 iPad app

Macworld has released Macworld Daily Reader 1.1, an updated iPad app that adds breaking-news alerts, improved readability performance, and more. It's available now for free on the App Store.

Talking mobile with Michael Gartenberg

Gartner analyst and Macworld columnist Michael Gartenberg looks at the state of the mobile world with Macworld editorial director Jason Snell.

Review: Nine iPad 2 folio-style cases

Jason Snell has been testing a few dozen folio-style cases for the iPad 2. Here's a brief look at nearly a dozen.