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 its Support app with Wallet support for Genius Bar appointments

The latest update lets you check in quickly to your Genius Bar appointments using a pass in your Wallet.

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Apple releases iOS 13.7 with Exposure Notifications Express system

The new system makes it easier to participate in COVID-19 exposure notifications without downloading a separate app.

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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 TV Channels FAQ: BFI Player Classics is available for $5.99 per month

You can buy and watch third-party streaming services right within Apple's TV app, but support is limited.

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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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Apple Watch Activity badges: The National Park Foundation Activity Challenge is on August 30

Trying to snag every Activity badge? Here's a full list of every achievement and what you need to do to get it.

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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.