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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Geekbench results for the Apple Silicon Developer Transition Kit surface online

The first ‘Mac with Apple silicon’ benchmarks are out, giving us some idea of how well non-native apps may perform with Rosetta translation.

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You shouldn’t buy a new Mac right now

After what Apple showed at WWDC, you’d be crazy to buy a new Mac right now.

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WWDC20 keynote: Our thoughts on iOS 14, iPadOS 14, macOS Big Sur, and the Mac switch to Apple silicon

We talk about iOS 14, iPadOS 14, macOS Big Sur, and Apple's switch to its own ARM processors in Macs, on this episode of the Macworld Podcast.

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Apple details its aggressive transition to Macs with its Apple Silicon in place of Intel and AMD

Macs that use Apple's own processors are coming this year. Here's how the transition will work.

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Apple closing some stores in AZ, FL, NC, and SC as COVID-19 cases increase

The pandemic is surging in some states, and Apple is taking employee and customer safety seriously.

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Apple is reportedly still working on AirPower, for some reason

The expensive multi-device charger that nobody really needs is still in the works in Apple labs, according to new leaks by Jon Prosser.

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WWDC 2020 preview

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference starts on Monday, June 22. On this episode of the Macworld Podcast, we talk about what could happen at the show.

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Apple announces WWDC20 Swift Student Challenge winners

The company has highlighted three of the 350 winner from 41 countries.

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WWDC 2020: What we might expect Apple to announce on June 22

Apple's developer conference has moved online this year, but we still expect some major announcements.

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Apple's transition to its own processors: What to expect

Apple has shifted processor architectures in the Mac twice before. History doesn’t repeat itself, but it does rhyme.

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Will Apple make the switch to its own processors in Macs at WWDC?

The switch could be happening sooner than later. We may also finally see wholesale changes to the iMac. We talk about Apple's Mac plans and more on this episode of the Macworld Podcast.

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Report: iOS 14 may get built-in call recording

One of our most-wanted features may finally come to iPhone this year.

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Apple granted patent for virtual group selfies

The patent, filed in 2018, may be just the thing for a pandemic-stricken world.

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Tim Cook issues ‘Speaking up on racism’ letter

The statement is linked prominently from the front page of Apple.com.

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Google improves security key support on iPhone

You can now use more types of physical security keys to unlock your Google account on Apple devices.