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 Cash guide: What it is, how it works, and what it costs

Apple Cash lets you send money to other iOS users right in an iMessage or buy things like a debit card.

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Apple Car: Mapping out the latest rumors and reports

After puttering along and then sitting in neutral, rumors and reports of the mysterious Apple Car have kicked into high gear. Get your motor running: we talk Apple Car in this episode of the Macworld Podcast.

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Getting started with 2FA: Secure your accounts now or regret it later!

Unique passwords are essential, but they’re not enough. You should secure all important accounts with two-factor authentication.

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Qualcomm announces Snapdragon X65 modem, likely headed to iPhone 14

You won’t find Qualcomm’s blazing-fast new 5G modem in this year’s iPhone, but it’s likely to end up in the 2022 models.

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iOS 14.5: You may soon get to choose your default music and podcast apps

Users of the iOS 14.5 beta have found the new feature, which is buggy and still in development.

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How to unlock your iPhone when wearing a mask using your Apple Watch

A new feature in iOS 14.5 makes mask-wearing a lot more convenient for those who use an iPhone with Face ID.

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Extensive Apple cloud services outages could pose problems for users

There's a lot of red on the System Status page.

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IOS 14.5: App Tracking Transparency, iPhone unlocking with Apple Watch, and more

Apple released the beta of iOS 14.5, and it’s no ordinary OS update. It has major new features that will enhance your iPhone experience. We talk about iOS 14.5 and more in this episode of the Macworld Podcast.

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Apple releases macOS Big Sur 11.2 with fixes for Bluetooth bugs and other problems

There are no new features in this release, but it has several important bug fixes and security updates.

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What is Apple’s ‘new project’ for Dan Riccio? We think we know!

Apple has a “new project” in the works, one that’s so important that it decided to reorganize its hardware division to tend to it. We talk about what we think the “new project” is and more in this episode of the Macworld Podcast.

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How to use the Time to Walk feature of Apple Fitness+

Take a walk with a celebrity!

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Apple’s event calendar: All the events and product releases we expect for 2021

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

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tvOS 14: 14.4 update is now available

Here is everything you need to know about tvOS 14, including its major new features, release date, and how to get the beta.

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WatchOS 7.3 now available with expanded ECG countries and Unity watch face

ECG comes to four more countries, and Apple celebrates Black History Month.

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iOS 14.4: Final release now available with minor improvements and bug fixes

Apple's not done releasing iOS 14 updates just yet.