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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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Accessorize your AirPods

Dress up your wireless earbuds with these sleeves, tips, skins, and straps.

Macworld Podcast Ep. 590

iOS 11.3 update, iOS 12 rumors, T co-processors in new Macs, HomePod, and your comments and questions: Macworld Podcast episode 590

Details about iOS 12 have leaked, while Apple released the iOS 11.3 beta. Apple could release new Macs with its T co-processor later this year. We also feature your comments and questions.

Macworld Podcast 589

HomePod, iPhone rumors, iOS 11.3, and your comments and questions: Macworld Podcast episode 589

Apple's HomePod goes on sale this Friday. Are you buying one? The latest iPhone rumors have created confusion about the future of the iPhone X. Apple provides a sneak peek into new features coming to iOS. We also feature your comments and questions.

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Apple releases iOS 11.2.5 with HomePod support, Siri News, and bug fixes

watchOS 4.2.2 and tvOS 11.2.5 have also been released, addressing minor bugs.

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Mophie Powerstation AC review: Plenty of fast-charging power, but needs more USB ports

Power up your USB devices and even many of your gadgets that need a wall plug.

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How to use AirPods with Apple TV

Apple's wireless headphones make it easy to enjoy a little private TV time.

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'Hey Siri, give me the news' leaves beta, works with NPR, Fox, CNN, and Washington Post

With the new feature, Siri plays catch-up to other assistants and prepares for the release of HomePod.

Macworld Podcast Ep. 588

Meltdown and Spectre, iPhone addiction, CES, and your comments and questions: Macworld Podcast episode 588

How do the Meltdown and Spectre CPU vulnerabilities affect Apple users? Is iPhone addition a problem? And does the recent Consumer Electronics Show mean anything for Apple? We also feature your comments and questions.

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Toyota to finally offer CarPlay in some 2019 models

Support for Apple's car integration has been a long time coming.

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HomeKit FAQ: Everything you need to know about Apple's smart home ecosystem

HomeKit is Apple's way of bringing together your smart home products in a unified and secure fashion.

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Yet another macOS High Sierra bug: Unlock App Store system preferences with any password

Oops! Another major bug that Apple should have caught.

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Apple releases iOS 11.2.2 and macOS 10.13.2 updates with Spectre fix for Safari and WebKit

This small supplemental update helps mitigate the Spectre vulnerability through Javascript.

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Apple in 2018: What we expect, what we want

Apple had a big year, but 2018 can be even bigger. Here's what we expect from the most valuable company in the world.

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Year in review 2017: Apple's triumphant, terrible year

Apple had one of its best years ever in 2017. And one of its worst.