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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The 5 best tablets for kids, and how to choose

The kids keep borrowing your tablet? Get 'em one of their own—complete with airtight parental controls and curated, educational experiences.

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Apple warns against the UK's proposed spying law

The proposed law would weaken the security for millions of law-abiding citizens, the company says.

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Podcast 487: A Taylor Swift-shaped carrot

Apple Music meets its #squadgoals, MacKeeper is hacked, and we gush about an app every TV and movie junkie must have.

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Google's top trending topics of 2015 include the hottest gadgets in tech

Globally, the biggest search spikes were for breaking news and entertainment. But nerds like us searched for gadgets, gadgets, and more gadgets.

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iFixit tears down Apple's Smart Battery Case

You'll be shocked, but inside it's mostly battery.

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Podcast 486: The Macworld staff plays Santa

There's still time to shop, and we've got plenty of advice.

Podcast 485: AT&T bumming out grandfathers

A data plan rate hike and a distressing headphone jack rumor make this podcast a week of "whaaaaa"?

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Adobe isn't killing Flash, just changing the name of the tool that makes it

Adobe is changing the name of Flash Professional to Animate CC to remind you that it supports modern formats too.

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AT&T to hike grandfathered unlimited data plans by $5

If you're still clinging to the unlimited data plan AT&T stopped offering years ago, get ready to pay a little more for it.

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Podcast 484: Home for the holidays

When Thanksgiving is about both turkey and tech support, Macworld has your back.

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iPad Pro review: Why the best iPad yet won't work for everyone

The iPad Pro won't replace my iPhone or my Mac, but it provides a mostly great experience, thanks in large part to the Pencil.

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5 high-tech toys to delight kids of all ages

Let's face it—you're going to have as much fun with these toys as your kids will. And that's just fine.

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Developers are trying to teach Apple Pencil new tricks

One hack brings 3D Touch to the iPad Pro by using the Pencil, and another developer whipped up some Swift experiments that are even more imaginative.

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Podcast 483: Putting the iPad Pro to work

Susie is joined by Dan Benjamin for a rousing discussion of the iPad Pro, Apple Pencil, the shape of things, and weird music.

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Pandora acquires 'key assets' from Rdio, will launch on-demand streaming in 2016

Rdio's music streaming service will fade away, as Pandora builds out its platform courting artists and fans alike.