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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Acquiring minds want to know: A peek inside Apple’s most recent corporate acquisitions

Apple acquires other companies pretty frequently, but doesn’t always admit to it. Dan Moren takes a look at the three most recent public acquisitions by the Cupertino-based company.

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Apple’s security and privacy is good, but could be even better

As Apple becomes embroiled in another battle with the government over cybersecurity, Dan Moren argues that the company should double down on its privacy stand.

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In 2020, Apple is poised to push HomeKit forward

Apple’s entry into the smart home tech market has at times seemed slow, but in 2020 it may finally get some legs.

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What to expect from Apple in 2020

Looking ahead to the year to come, Dan Moren lays out some of the big things to expect (and not expect) out of Cupertino.

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Apple’s most significant moves of 2019

With 2019 rapidly dwindling before us, Dan Moren runs down Apple’s biggest moves over the past twelve months.

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Apple’s next step with the Mac should be consumer-focused

After focusing a lot of time and energy on pro Mac users, Dan Moren thinks that consumer Macs could use a little love too.

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Evaluating the rumors of the 2020 and 2021 iPhones

With this year’s iPhones already on the market, rumors for the next two years of Apple’s smartphones have already started to bloom.

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Apple software features to be thankful for

Just in time for the holiday, Dan Moren’s been thinking about the Apple software features he can’t live without.

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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.