Susie OchsExecutive Editor, Macworld

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Susie has been covering Apple since 2006, and when she isn't glued to her MacBook Air and iPhone, you can find her building sand castles at the beach or snowboarding in the mountains.

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Podcast 513: Still coming down from WWDC

Oh yeah, there's definitely enough here for two podcasts. And then some.

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Instagram reaches 500 million monthly active users

The snap-and-share social network sees 500 million monthly active users, 300 million daily active users, and 95 million photos a day. That's a lot of selfies.

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What if Apple's Amazon Echo competitor is the iPad?

Apple confirmed that an iPad running iOS 10 can be the Home Hub if you leave it connected to Wi-Fi and always plugged in. Sounds like an Echo in here.

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The classic 'Slide to Unlock' iPhone gesture is gone from iOS 10

Pour out some pixels for the gesture that unlocked every iPhone for years.

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Podcast 512: At WWDC 2016, it's all coming together

Glenn and Susie are joined by Macworld Staff Writer Caitlin McGarry to unpack all of Apple's WWDC keynote announcements. Or most of them, anyway!

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Apple previews Apple File System to replace HFS+ in 2017

The current file system, HFS+, is starting to show its age. At WWDC 2016, its successor was finally born.

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Apple's making some built-in apps deletable in iOS 10, but there will be consequences

Built-in apps like Stocks, Calendar, and Weather are now in the App Store, and deletable—with some consequences. Apple also hasn't said whether you can replace a built-in app with a third-party app.

Podcast 511: WWDC predictions, Apple TV love, and free pizza

WWDC is just days away, and there's a lot to talk about: changes to the App Store, Apple Music, Siri, and some hardware we wish was coming but probably isn't (yet).

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WWDC wish list: Predicting the next version of OS X

Mac OS X, OS X, MacOS—whatever it's called, it's about to get a slew of new features, like Siri, overhauled Photos, and more tools for developers.

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Coach will start selling Apple Watch bands June 12

Three models of leather bands, each in three colors, will cost $150.

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Apple just pushed out a fix for iPad Pros bricked by iOS 9.3.2

Some 9.7-inch iPad Pro units are showing "Error 56" when updated to iOS 9.3.2, rendering the device unusable. Apple just issued an update.

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Podcast 510: No more 16GB iPhone?

It's a smorgasbord of topics as we head into WWDC, from ticks and tocks to crowdfunding to cancer rats. But the thing we're most excited about is the rumored demise of the 16GB iPhone.

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Apple’s Amazon Echo competitor might be another new Apple TV

Why launch a new product to compete with Echo and Google Home, when you can just slap a speaker and microphone into the Apple TV?

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Apple could have trouble opening Apple Stores in India

The company reportedly won't be exempt from requirements that 30 percent of products be locally sourced.

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Pixelmator 3.5 Canyon brings new selection tools and a retouch extension for Photos

Pixelmator Team just released a major update to our favorite image-editing app for Mac.