Leah YamshonAssociate Managing Editor, Macworld

Leah has been a part of the Macworld family since 2011. She started out covering iOS accessories (So. Many. Cases.) and Mac software, then moved on to all things iOS, from cool apps and tips to trend pieces, with the goal of alerting you to apps that earned a spot on your home screen.

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Hands-on with iCloud Drive, a brand-new app in the iOS 9 public beta

iOS 9 has an optional iCloud Drive app that makes is much easier to access your iCloud Drive files.

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The first 24 hours of Beats 1, according to Twitter

Beats 1, Apple Music’s 24/7 worldwide radio station, launched with polarized reactions on Tuesday. Here are some of the best tweets.

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Apple Music FAQ: The ins and outs of Apple's new streaming music service

What kind of playlists can I create? Will Apple Music replace iTunes? What will happen to my Beats subscription? We have the answers, and more.

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How Square aims to bring Apple Pay into mom-and-pop shops

Square could take Apple Pay mainstream by putting its new NFC reader in the small businesses you shop at most.

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Report: Apple Watch Sport display outperforms the Watch and Watch Edition

If display quality is important to you, you might want to consider the Watch Sport over the Watch or Watch Edition.

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Podcast: Apple Watch try-ons, WWDC, and the case of the missing MacBook

Caitlin and Leah got to try on everything, including their beloved rose gold Apple Watch Edition, and share their (quite different) experiences. Susie and Glenn just wanted to buy a MacBook on "ship" day, hrrmph.

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Struck gold: Comparing two Apple Watch Edition try-on experiences

The Apple Watch Edition try-on appointment is just like a regular Watch/Watch Sport appointment, but with more moolah strapped to your wrist.

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Apple launches OS X 10.10.3, introduces new emojis and Photos app

This major Yosemite update ushers in the highly anticipated Photos app, a new "look up" panel with Spotlight suggestions, more than 300 new emoji, and more.

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Podcast: Join our 'Becoming Steve Jobs' book club

Glenn and Susie are joined by Leah Yamshon and Jeff Carlson to discuss the latest (and Apple-approved) biography of Apple's founder, Becoming Steve Jobs.

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Facebook's Video API lets brands push more and more video into your News Feed

Brands can post just to their Pages but not to News Feed, and target their videos to users based on gender, age, and location—but only if they use Facebook's newly updated Video API.

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What documentary filmmaker Alex Gibney learned about Steve Jobs

The documentary Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine pulls no punches, but the director says he didn't set out to make a negative film.

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Rand Paul sweet talks crowd at SXSW, tries to woo techies and millennials

Paul talked Snapchat, privacy, and net neutrality during his tech-centric interview, that was definitely not part of a pre-election ramp up (wink wink).

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Four takeaways from 'Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine'

The film isn’t about letting us in on Jobs’s secrets. It’s about perspective.

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Twitter cofounder Biz Stone on Jelly’s spectacular failure and the yet-to-be-determined success of Super

At a SXSW session, Biz Stone explains why Jelly failed and how its demise made room for his next app, Super.

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Which Watch? How to pick the Apple Watch that’s right for you

Do you like the aluminum look? Do you want your Watch band to match your Watch case? Do you have $10,000? These are just a few things to consider when selecting your first Apple Watch.