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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Apple’s in-app purchase deal with Amazon could be a big deal for the App Store

Amazon Prime users can now rent or purchase videos from inside the company’s iOS app, and Dan Moren hopes that predicts big changes to come.

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Three ways Apple could improve FaceTime

With all of us relying on video chat more than ever, Dan Moren thinks Apple could stand to update its offering.

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The changing nature of Apple product releases

The current world situation has affected everything, including how Apple releases products.

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With iOS 14, it’s time for Apple to improve its messaging

iMessage is one of Apple’s most used features, and Dan Moren thinks iOS 14 is a good time to give it a boost.

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Bigger may be better, but good things come in small packages

Apple has many opportunities to offer products that are smaller than their current offerings, while still providing a top-notch experience.

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An iPhone with no ports? It could happen in the very near future

Rumors of an iPhone sans ports arose at the end of last year, but a few recent developments have lended credence to the speculation.

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What we could see in iOS 14

As we plow through winter, Dan Moren is looking to the tea leaves to see what Apple might have in store for the next major update to its mobile OS.

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What to look for in the next iPad Pro

Dan Moren rounds up the latest rumors about an upcoming refresh to the high-end of Apple's tablet line-up.

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Folder sharing brings iCloud Drive closer to Dropbox, but there’s work left to do

Dan Moren moved to iCloud Drive from Dropbox last year, but there are still a few missing features that Apple should deliver.

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3 products that need extra attention from Apple in 2020

Many of Apple’s product categories are performing like gangbusters, but there are a few places where the company could stand to invest more.

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4 places where Apple can improve its integration of hardware, software, and services

Apple prides itself on its integration between hardware, software, and services. But even it misses sometimes.

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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.