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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12 little-known Apple Watch features you should start using

Some of the Apple Watch’s best features and most useful controls are not obvious to the casual user.

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Every accessory you need to deal with the iPhone's missing headphone jack

Not ready to throw away your 3.5mm headphones? Want to charge and listen to music at the same time? These adapters can help.

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5 signs that you need to replace your iPhone

Don’t know when to say goodbye to your current iPhone and get a newer one? Maybe we can give you the nudge you need.

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Apple’s new NFC support will change the way you pay

Apple recently announced greatly expanded capabilities for NFC and Apple Pay, and it could change everything.

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Apple TV Channels FAQ: Services, pricing, availability, and everything else you need to know

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

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How Apple TV Channels prices compare to native apps like HBO Now, Showtime, and CBS All Access

Don't expect to save any money by restricting yourself to Apple's TV app. In fact, you can save money buying yearly subscriptions in separate apps.

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Apple releases iOS 12.3 with updated TV app and subscription Channels

The latest update adds the new TV app and makes a few small interface tweaks.

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What Intel’s latest roadmap updates mean for the Mac

Until Apple starts using its own processors in Macs, the future of Intel is the future of Apple’s laptops.

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iOS 13, Google I/O’19, create custom vibrating iPhone ringtones, and your hot takes

We talk about iOS 13 and Apple Watch rumors, and more. Plus, we have an iPhone tip, and we'll wrap up the show with your hot takes from the Macworld social media feeds.

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Powerbeats Pro review: Better than AirPods, but not for everybody

Apple’s Beats by Dre subsidiary has its first true wireless earbuds, and they’re wonderful.

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3 easy ways to create an animated GIF on your iPhone

Express yourself with silent, looping, low-color animations!

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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.