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Opinion The search for Easter eggs and hidden messages in Apple event invitation kicked into high gear. Many of you posted your thoughts on Macworld’s Twitter and Facebook feeds and we highlight some of them here. News Analysis The latest rumors and leaks give us some clues about what Apple might announce at its 'Spring Loaded' event on April 20. Mac 911 While there’s no consistent pattern, a tabbed window may bog down normal Finder functions. Feature Apple may start using a new backlight technology in some of its products this year. Here's what Mini LED is all about. Deal Amazon is selling the Anker USB-C hub for $36 today, the lowest price we've ever seen. Macworld Podcast Apple is having an event on April 20. The Macworld staff makes their predictions on what products (and TV characters) we'll see at the event. Mac 911 A few techniques let you see files marked as hidden, whether intentionally or otherwise, and reverse their status. News Apple's 'Spring Loaded' event invite seems like a simply play on the tagline, but there could be a lot more hiding in its illustration. Feature macOS Big Sur 11 was a big improvement. Apple can build on it to make the Mac experience even better. News Apple has announced that its 2021 Spring Loaded event will be held on April 20 at 10 am PT at Apple Park. Updated When is the next Apple event? We’ll tell you what we know about Apple’s event schedule. News After numerous rumors and false predictions, Siri has started telling people that the Apple event will be held next week. News Apple is sending its chief compliance officer to the Capitol for a hearing, a senator wants to block future mergers, and Cook has some choice words to share about Epic Games. Updated Want a new Apple device but don’t want to shell out for a full-priced version? Consider a refurbished model instead. Our FAQ and refurb deal guide can help you choose. News Analysis Apple has never waited this long into a new year to announce something new. But these are difficult times. Updated There are a lot of iPads to choose from, so we’ll help you pick the right one. Updated Apple CEO Tim Cook doesn’t think he’ll be the head of Apple in ten years. With that in mind, we posted this poll on our Twitter feed to you, dear reader: Who do you think should be Cook’s successor? And here are the results. News New iPad Pros should finally arrive this week, Apple expands Find My to third-party devices, and supply shortages delay some future releases. Updated Users are concerned over SSD lifespan with the M1 swapping from memory under heavy loads. It’s not something to ignore, but the fact is, SSDs last a lot longer than most people think. Mac 911 Log files are important for troubleshooting, but many apps are not good at cleaning out old ones that aren’t useful anymore. Here’s how you can see what’s gong on with log files on your Mac.