Dan MorenContributor, Macworld

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Dan has been writing about all things Apple since 2006, when he first started contributing to the MacUser blog. Since then he's covered most of the company's major product releases and reviewed every major revision of iOS. In his "copious" free time, he's usually grinding away on a novel or two.

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Why peer-to-peer Apple Pay is a great idea

Yes, Apple should absolutely expand Apple Pay to cover Venmo-like person-to-person payments. Someone's got to get this right!

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How making its iWork and iLife apps free could hurt Apple and its users

There’s no free lunch, even in the App Store.

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iTunes needs to go (well, the name, anyway)

Apple is on a rebranding kick lately (welcome, Apple Podcasts!), and iTunes should be next in line for a new name.

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In praise of the versatile Mac mini

Apple's cheapest Mac deserves a little love from Cupertino.

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To fix the Apple TV, why not free Siri from the Siri Remote?

If we could just talk to the Apple TV directly, it'd be easier to eschew the Siri Remote for a better, universal option.

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Apple's acquisition of Workflow could bring automation to iOS

Here's hoping Apple's doesn't plan to shut down the most powerful automation tool for the iPhone and iPad.

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The iPad Pro needs a refresh: Here's what to expect

From processor bumps to a new 10-inch model to a rebranded iPad mini, everything's about to change.

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Why the new Mac Pro might never come

“You will see us do more in the pro area,” said Tim Cook, but that’s open to interpretation.

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How different could the iPhone 8 be?

If every iPhone 8 rumor comes true, we're barely going to recognize this thing.

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Will Apple add facial recognition or iris scanning to the next iPhone?

Rumors abound how Apple could take the next step past Touch ID when it comes to securing our phones.

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4K and HDR may not be enough for Apple TV to win the living room

Apple's set-top box is rumored to be adding features that its competitors already offer for less.

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How Apple can make music sound sweeter

Apple Music is a good start, but the company should also fix iTunes, improve AirPlay, and consider getting back into the speaker game.

Why a dual-processor Fusion Mac makes a lot of sense

One Intel processor for the heavy lifting, and another ARM chip to tackle low-power tasks to save battery life: It could work.

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iCloud is one of Apple’s biggest challenges in 2017

Apple’s fast-growing Services business is also its weak spot.

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The case for a touchscreen Mac

If touchscreens are the future, then Apple may be missing an opportunity to grow.