Dan MorenContributor, Macworld

Dan has been writing about all things Apple since 2006, when he first started contributing to the MacUser blog. He's a prolific podcaster and the author of sci-fi novels The Aleph Extraction, The Bayern Agenda, and The Caledonian Gambit.

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Will 2021 be the year Apple’s U1 chip goes wide?

Apple has been building its ultra wideband technology into devices for a couple years now, but it still doesn't do much...yet.

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Apple gets ready for a new reality

Reports of the company's AR ambitions suggest that it may soon take the next step to making them a reality.

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Three Apple battles to watch in 2021

It's not all smooth sailing for Apple in 2021: a handful of battles are hovering just over the horizon for the Cupertino-based company.

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What to expect from Apple in 2021

2020 was a year like no other. So now that we're rounding the corner into 2021, what might be up Apple's sleeves for the year ahead?

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Apple’s most significant moves of 2020

As 2020 draws to a close, Dan Moren takes a look back at the biggest decisions Apple made this year.

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How Apple sweats the security details—and sometimes gets it wrong

Privacy and security have been selling points for Apple, and the company walks the walk—even if it sometimes misses the mark.

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Apple’s App Store priorities for the year ahead

Apple has a lot to look forward to in 2021, but the App Store may get more attention than usual.

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Imagining the possibilities with Apple silicon

Now that the M1 Macs are out in the wild, Dan Moren turns to what other features these could enable on Apple's computers.

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Meet the new Mac, same as the old Mac

With a new operating system and a new processor architecture at its heart, it might seem like the Mac is changing. But it’s the same Mac you’ve always known.

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Apple silicon Macs: A tale of two transition paths

On the eve of Apple’s announcement of Macs powered by its own processors, Dan Moren envisions two different transition paths Apple might take.

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What opportunities are there for Apple during the pandemic?

Tim Cook talked up Apple’s ability to innovate during a pandemic, so what else might the company come up with to help ease our quarantined lives?

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HomePod mini: What it means to Apple’s smart speaker lineup

Of Apple's announcements this week, Dan Moren finds the HomePod mini one of the most intriguing. Does it make Apple a better competitor against Google and Amazon?

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What to expect at Apple’s October 13 event

Apple's holding its second event of the autumn, and Dan Moren has some thoughts about what announcements we’re likely to see.

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How Apple can power up automation on its platforms

Automation has gotten more and more powerful on Apple's platforms, but it’s still got a ways to go.

Three ways Apple could improve its core Services experience

Apple’s Services have become more and more popular, but the underlying systems have some weaknesses that could really improve life for users.