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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Family Sharing is broken, but Apple could easily fix it

With several Family Sharing-enabled services on the way, now is the time for Apple to fix its family payments problem.

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Harry Potter: Wizards Unite launches in Australia and New Zealand

Can Niantic recreate the success of Pokémon Go?

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It’s time for Apple to re-focus on the iPhone camera

The iPhone takes very high quality photos and videos, but that’s not enough anymore.

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Facebook Messenger coming to Mac and Windows later this year

Zuckerberg unveiled the coming desktop app during its F8 developer conference keynote.

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What Apple can learn from the iPhone XR’s success

The iPhone XR is Apple’s best-selling model by a huge margin. Here are five takeaways Apple should pay attention to.

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WWDC19 rumors, Marizpan and macOS, and your hot takes

On the show, we talk about WWDC19 rumors. What does the future have in store for macOS? We’ll show you how to find Apple Pay locations in Apple Maps. Plus, your hot takes.

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Tim Cook on Apple’s values, regulation, excessive phone use, health, and more

In an interview at the Time 100 Summit, Apple’s CEO spoke broadly about a wide range of issues

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Big changes to Siri, Marzipan, AR, and more could dramatically change the Apple ecosystem

If the reported changes to Siri, Marzipan, ARKit, and other core technologies are true, the Apple ecosystem is about to get a lot stronger.

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How to scan documents and make PDFs using Notes on your iPhone or iPad

You don’t need to download an app. With Notes on iOS, you can easily scan a document and even save it as a PDF.

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WatchOS 6 wishlist: 6 features to take Apple Watch to the next level

Apple’s got the most best smartwatch on the market, but there’s no reason it shouldn't be better.

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How to use Apple Maps to find retailers that take Apple Pay

Not sure if you can pay with your iPhone at that shop or restaurant? Apple Maps may have your answer.

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An iPhone 8 body with updated specs could be a hit, but it’s no iPhone SE

Apple could release a phone in March 2020 with an iPhone 8 body and A13 processor. It could sell well at the right price, but it won’t satisfy iPhone SE fans.

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Report: Apple to combine Find My Friends and Find My iPhone apps, develop Tile-like like tracker

Apple wants to unify and expand your iPhone's ability to track stuff.

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What the Apple-Qualcomm settlement means for a 5G iPhone

With Qualcomm coming back to iPhones, a 5G iPhone in 2020 is all but assured, and 2019 may even be possible.

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Forget Netflix or Tesla, here are three companies Apple should really buy

Apple doesn’t need to spend billions on companies it can already compete with or to enter wildly different markets.