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 the upcoming sci-fi novel The Aleph Extraction, as well as The Bayern Agenda and The Caledonian Gambit.

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Software bugs have become Apple’s greatest vulnerability

Signs point to Apple changing its development practices to combat software bugginess, but Dan Moren thinks there’s a lot more the company could be doing.

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Apple listens strategically, but acts tactically

The new 16-inch MacBook Pro proves that Apple is hearing its customers, and sometimes even reacting to them.

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What the AirPods Pro hint about Apple’s wearable AR philosophy

As Apple’s newest wearable device, the AirPods Pro may point to how Apple thinks about other wearable devices, like an AR headset.

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Apple: Putting its efforts where the money is

Apple’s most recent quarterly financial results spotlights a few successful areas where the company is spending money to make money.

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When Apple makes changes, communication is key

Apple has made a lot of changes in the recent versions of its operating systems, but Dan Moren thinks the company hasn’t always done a great job of communicating them.

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Google and Microsoft moves that signal opportunities for Apple

With the fall tech events behind us, it’s time to see what Google and Microsoft have brought to the table.

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With Catalina, the Mac leans on Apple’s other devices

Apple’s other devices have grown up and are here to bring their own unique strengths to support the Mac.

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Siri is more open than ever, but it still has room to grow

In iOS 13, Siri can work with two major new kinds of apps, and Dan Moren thinks it takes us one step further down the road towards the virtual assistant we want.

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Is the writing on the wall for the Apple TV?

With Apple TV+ on its way on a variety of platforms, Dan Moren wonders if the pricey set-top box still has something to offer.

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Three places iOS 13 might point to future Apple ambitions

With Apple’s newest mobile OS available, Dan Moren reads the tea leaves to see where Apple is interested in taking its technology.

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Apple is making its iPhones last longer. That’s a good thing

It might seem counter-intuitive of Apple to prolong the life of its iPhones, but it’s all part of the company’s cunning plan.

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Three things that probably won’t show up at next week’s Apple event

We’ve heard plenty about what we might see at Apple’s event next week, but Dan Moren’s got a handful of things that you shouldn’t bank on.

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Three big questions about Apple’s September event

With Apple's fall event on the horizon, Dan Moren has a handful of questions he'd like to see answered.

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Shoot to thrill: Three camera features the iPhone should add

Cameras have become the killer app of smartphones, and Dan Moren has three features he’d like to see on the iPhone.

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Traveling with Apple tech: What soars, what falls flat

Travel is a great time to see how tech interacts with the real world, and Dan Moren has a found a few places where it succeeds as well as a few where it could be improved.