Jason CrossStaff Writer, Macworld

I have written professionally about technology for my entire adult professional life - about 20 years. I aim to figure out how complicated technology works and explain it in a way anyone can understand.

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Apple highlights new emojis coming this fall to iOS and macOS in celebration of World Emoji Day

There are 230 new emojis coming to your iPhone and Mac in 2019. Apple’s giving a sneak peek at some of them.

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Apple releases iOS 12.4 beta 7

This point-release probably gets iOS 12 ready for the Apple Card launch this summer.

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Messages and Maps: Two apps we wish Apple would port from iOS to Mac

The Mac versions of these apps are way behind their iOS counterparts. Catalyst could help fix that.

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Apple Arcade won’t save us from the scourge of freemium gaming, but it’s a start

Apple’s subscription gaming service won’t make free-to-play games obsolete, but it will give us lots of high-quality alternatives.

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Apple TV+ original shows, series, and movies: Apple teams up with BBC for comedy series 'Alabama'

Apple's spending a ton of money to produce its own TV content. Here what you can expect to see, and when.

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iOS 13: How to automatically close Safari tabs

Get that huge list of open tabs under control with iOS 13’s helpful new feature.

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MacBook lineup revamp, Apple after Jony Ive, Zoom security vulnerability, your hot takes, and more

Major changes to Apple’s MacBook lineup! Has Zoom made your Mac vulnerable to hackers? What will Apple be like without Jony Ive? That's all in this episode of the Macworld Podcast.

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iOS 13's new Optimized Battery Charging feature explained

If you want your iPhone’s battery to hold its charge over time, you’ll enable this feature.

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iOS 13: How to quickly connect to Bluetooth devices

No more jumping between your app and Settings just to connect to your favorite Bluetooth headphones.

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Apple slashes prices on Mac storage upgrades

That big SSD still costs a lot, but it's not the ridiculous upsell it was before.

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How to quickly join Wi-Fi networks in iOS 13

No more digging into the Settings menu—you can join Wi-Fi networks right from the Control Center!

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iOS 13 and iPadOS 13: Apple releases public beta 2 and revised developer beta 3

With over a billion users, iOS is one of the biggest consumer operating systems in the world. Here's how it's going to change your iPhone and iPad this fall.

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5G FAQ: What is 5G and when is it coming to the iPhone

Here’s what you really need to know about this next-gen wireless technology.

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Apple’s event calendar: When is the next Apple event?

When is the next Apple event? We'll tell you what we know about Apple's event schedule.

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Should you run the iOS 13 beta?

All those new features are temping, but jumping in early has consequences.