Jason CrossStaff Writer, Macworld

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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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Learning to code with Swift Playgrounds as an adult

Apple’s Everyone Can Code initiative is laudable but has a big gap to fill.

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Apple’s new Mac Pro is expected to launch in 2019

A new report gives us an updated timeframe for Apple's all-new desktop Mac.

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Report: Apple to use its own chips in Macs starting in 2020

Bloomberg reports that Apple is going to oust Intel from Macs in the next few years.

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iOS 11.3 released with new Animoji, ARKit improvements, battery heath beta, and more

Notably absent from this release are Messages in iCloud and AirPlay 2.

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Apple adds thousands of music videos to Apple Music in advance of iOS 11.3 release

There's something for everyone, from A Tribe Called Quest to Kelly Clarkson.

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Hands-on with the new 9.7-inch iPad and Apple's education event

We also take your comments and questions in episode 598.

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Tim Cook discusses privacy, regulation, U.S. manufacturing, and education

In an interview recorded for an MSNBC special airing on April 6, the Apple CEO shared his opinion on a variety of hot topics.

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Apple proposes nine new accessibility emojis

If approved, the emojis would appear in the Emoji 12.0 standard scheduled to release in the first half of 2019.

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Report: Apple is working on a foldable iPhone for 2020

A wall street analyst says Apple is going to introduce a radically new iPhone design in a few years.

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WSJ: Jimmy Iovine to step away from Apple Music in August

The famous music exec says he plans to spend more time with his family.

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What is a MicroLED display?

Apple is said to be working on a new kind of display technology. Here's why you should be excited about it.

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How to clear your browser history on iPhone and iPad

If you have a shared device and want to cover your tracks in Safari, here's what you need to do.

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Apple is holding an education event on March 27 in Chicago

The invitation reveals few details, but it takes place at a high school and Apple calls it a 'Field Trip', so education products are a natural fit.

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Report: How Apple squandered Siri's lead over Amazon and Google

A new report from The Information details the mistakes and mismanagement that caused Siri to stagnate as competitors raced ahead.

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Bluetooth 5 FAQ: Everything you need to know

More devices, better pairing, faster speeds, and longer range. What's not to like?