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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New iPads, iMacs, and AirPods, WWDC19, Spotify vs. Apple Music, and your hot takes

In the latest episode of the Macworld Podcast, we cover the news about WWDC19 and Apple's new iPads and iMacs. Our feature discussion covers the Spotify and Apple Music fracas.

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It’s time for a new iMac, and here are 9 improvements we’d like to see

The current iMac design feels out of date. A new all-in-one Mac is long overdue.

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Angry Birds AR: Isle of Pigs coming soon exclusively to iOS devices

Fling your feathered friends in augmented reality with this latest incarnation of the hit mobile game series.

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5 simple things Apple could quickly fix; Apple’s March 25 event, Two-minute Tip, and your hot takes

The Macworld staff talks about the latest happenings in the world of Apple.

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Apple Music expands to Fire TV in the U.S., coming soon to U.K.

Support from Apple’s music service is slowly expanding through the Amazon ecosystem.

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What USB4 could mean for Apple products

USB4 is coming, and it looks a lot like Thunderbolt 3 without the licensing hassles.

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How to see your true cellular signal strength with the iPhone Field Test app

Signal bars don’t tell you as much as you think. If you really want to know the strength of your cell signal, use this hidden app.

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Report: Apple to start manufacturing AR glasses late 2019 or early 2020

The first-generation glasses would reportedly use your iPhone for much of its processing.

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Low-hanging fruit: Five things Apple could (and should) fix immediately

We expect plenty of big things from Apple, but sometimes little things matter just as much.

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Apple announces winners of its Shot on iPhone Challenge

The 10 winning photos will be used in billboards and ads, for which their creators will receive a licensing fee.

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Report: Apple working on sleep tracking feature for future Apple Watch

The long-desired feature may come to Apple’s wearable, but not until 2020.

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Apple fans shouldn’t worry about Samsung’s new phones

Samsung’s latest gear has some neat features, but it doesn’t present any real danger to Apple.

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Samsung’s new phones, the latest Apple rumors, and your comments and questions

We’re talking about the latest Apple rumors, plus your comments and questions. Join us!

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Your hot takes on the Macworld Podcast

This week on the show, we’re featuring your hot takes. Let us know what you are thinking and we could discuss it on the podcast.