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Philip has covered the Mac market since 1999, with a focus on the iPhone, iPad and iOS in recent years. In all that time, he has never tested a fart app.

Discussing the Mac mini media server

Host Philip Michaels speaks with Chris Breen about the Mac mini he's set up as a media server.

iTunes music downloads we regret

We've downloaded a lot of songs during the 10 years that the iTunes Store's been open for business. And more than a few of those don't look like such smart decisions in the cruel light of day.

Apple is doomed -- to make more money

Wall Street didn't care for the numbers Apple released as part of its second quarter earnings Tuesday. But podcast panelists Jason Snell and Dan Moren have a slightly different perspective.

Rethinking the iTunes Store

Apple's iTunes Store opened 10 years ago this month, growing dramatically over the last 10 years. But has it gotten a little too unwieldy? We discuss that on this episode of the Macworld Podcast. Also, Dan Moren explains last week's T-Mobile news.

Macworld Pundit Showdown XXI

Just in time for April Fools' Day, we've assembled a panel of pundits to point out the foolishness going on in the tech world.

Make March Madness mobile on your smartphone or tablet

The NCAA men's college basketball tournament tips off Tuesday night. If you're nowhere near a TV, you don't have to miss any action. Here's how to watch March Madness on your mobile device or online.

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Match-Up brings real-time multiplayer tournaments to mobile gaming

Available for iOS devices, Match-Up from Big Fish Games promises the first real-time, multiplayer tournament offering for mobile casual games.

Mobile World Congress from an iOS perspective

Apple skips out on Mobile World Congress, but its iOS platform still casts a pretty big shadow over the world's largest mobile trade show. Armando Rodriguez and Leah Yamshon return from Spain with an iOS-flavored report on MWC.

MLB.com At Bat ready to play ball for 2013

Baseball doesn't start for another five weeks, but Major League Baseball's mobile app is ready for iOS and Android devices.

Pundit Showdown live!

Philip Michaels returns to host another zany Pundit Showdown from the Macworld Live stage. Guests include Jeff Carlson, Armando Rodriguez, Erik Malinowski, and Jessie Char.

Rabbit wants to put a new face on video chat

Rabbit is a video-conferencing application that puts an emphasis on sharing videos, music, and other content. The Mac-only service launched a closed beta on Thursday.

Get ready for Macworld/iWorld

The annual Mac and iOS trade show and conference kicks off Thursday. Join Macworld editors for your guide on what to expect from the three-day gathering of developers, users, and enthusiasts.

Review: Don't leave home without Hipmunk's travel search app for iOS

In an App Store full of free travel search apps, Hipmunk stands out thanks to features well suited to your iPhone and iPad.

iPhone, iPad sales up, Macs fall as Apple sees record sales

iPhone and iPad sales both hit record marks in the fiscal first quarter, but Mac sales dropped for the September-to-December quarter. Apple saw its revenue rise nearly 18 percent to $54.5 billion while net profit was flat at $13.1 billion for the quarter.

Macworld/iWorld turns to star power with Ashton Kutcher, Will.i.am

Ashton Kutcher, who plays Steve Jobs in an upcoming biopic, will kick off next week's Macworld/iWorld conference in a session with co-star Josh Gad. Musician Will.i.am will also appear at next week's Mac and iOS conference, discussing future technology with Intel's Brian David Johnson.