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.

iphone6s livephoto

First Look: iPhone 6s brings major user interface enhancements

Jason Snell has a report on the new Apple iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. You'll change the way you use the iPhone.

iphone6s rose gold

3D Touch is a hard problem that Apple got just right

Before the iPhone 6s launched, no one was sure how Force Touch on it would work. Now we know—it works just great.

ipad pro smart keyboard closeup

Hands-on with the iPad Pro's Smart Keyboard

This $169 add-on won't be everyone's cup of tea.

internet of things smart home

The gadgets already solved it: Simple solutions to high-tech problems

In which Jason Snell discovers that sometimes the Internet of Things isn't as good as...regular things.

thinkstockphotos hello my name is

Pondering a name change for OS X

What's in a name? For Apple, maybe something a little different than we're used to.

ipadair2 schultz compare

Does the iPad have a future?

iPad fans and iPad haters have one thing in common: They aren't buying a whole lot of iPads at the moment.

twitter logo

Twitter on the Mac: Do your job, or get out of the way

Development of Twitter's Mac app has stalled, and maybe Twitter should call someone who cares.

watchos 2 time travel

The real Apple Watch party starts this fall

The hardware is nice, but Jason Snell argues that the platform is just getting warmed up.

el capitan split screen macbook

With Split View in El Capitan, going full screen makes sense

Split View has major potential, but also a few kinks to work out. Jason Snell explains.

apple watch simple

The 5 biggest takeaways of Apple's Q3 2015 quarterly earnings

Apple posted record Q3 revenue driven by huge growth in China.

ipod touch mid 2015 colors apple pr

Is the new iPod touch a harbinger of a 4-inch iPhone 6c?

The iPod touch caught up with the iPhone 6, specs-wise, but still keeps the smaller 4-inch Retina Display of the iPhone 5c. Hmmm.

el capitan mission control macbook

Podcast 465: O El Capitan, my Capitan

Jason Snell joins Glenn and Susie to discuss the things we love in the OS X and iOS betas.

el capitan macbook desktop

First look at the OS X El Capitan public beta, out now

Apple is releasing the first public beta of OS X 10.11, El Capitan. Jason Snell takes us on a tour.

carplayapple

Why compatibility isn't just a computer problem anymore

When everything is connected with software and services, consumers can get boxed in by what works with what.

ios9 el capitan

6 reasons to get excited about OS X El Capitan

Bug fixes are too a feature!