Jason CrossStaff Writer, Macworld

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

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Apple updates App Store policies, streamlining bug fix updates and allowing appeals to guideline violations

Bug fixes will no longer be delayed over guideline violations, and developers can appeal Apple's decisions on violations or suggest changes to the guidelines.

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Apple vs. Epic: What’s it about, who is doing what, and who will win

Apple and Epic: Their fight is making headlines. What is all the hubub about? And what does it mean for you? We’ll talk about this and more on this episode of the Macworld Podcast.

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TSMC details its future 5nm and 3nm manufacturing processes—here’s what it means for Apple silicon

At TSMC’s annual Technology Symposium, the company revealed some of the first details of its future chip technology.

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Apple updates Final Cut Pro X with workflow improvements to speed up your edits

Motion and Compressor get a few new features, too.

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Three great iOS 14 accessibility features everyone will want to use

Buried in the accessibility settings are some of iOS 14's coolest new toys.

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Apple TV+ FAQ: Everything you need to know

Apple’s streaming service is competing with the likes Netflix, Disney, and Amazon Prime. Here’s everything we know so far.

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‘Ted Lasso’ is Apple TV+’s most likable show yet

Despite being constructed almost entirely of tropes and clichés, this breezy comedy is the kind of show anybody can enjoy.

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Apple and Project xCloud, TikTok, WeChat, and more

Apple’s protectionist policies prevent you from enjoying services such as Project xCloud. A ban on TikTok and WeChat could affect Apple’s bottom line. We talk about this and more on this episode of the Macworld Podcast.

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Seven ways iOS 14 will help protect your privacy

Apple is adding several welcome new privacy-minded features to your iPhone and iPad this fall.

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Apple releases iOS and iPadOS 13.6.1 that fixes storage bug and green tint

A just minor bugfix release that everyone should go ahead and download.

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New Apple Music beta website follows iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur design

A new beta site for Apple Music updates the web app to follow the changes coming to iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur.

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Apple’s excuse for denying Xbox cloud gaming is patently absurd

The company is trying to weaponize concern for its users to protect its business interests.

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New iMacs, Apple Fellow Phil Schiller, and more

Should you buy an iMac when Apple silicon is on the horizon? There’s also a major change in Apple leadership that we talk about on this episode of the Macworld Podcast.

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iOS 14: 5 great hidden features you should know about

Some of the best parts of iOS 14 aren't immediately obvious!

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Phil Schiller steps up to Apple Fellow, Greg Jozwiak takes over as Senior VP of Worldwide Marketing

A rare shakeup in the senior leadership of Apple.