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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Apple completes Shazam acquisition, removes ads from Shazam app

It's unclear how Apple will integrate Shazam's technology into its own products or whether it will keep the Shazam app around in the future.

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iPhone XS networking performance gets a big boost

The A12 chip is lightning fast, but you'll really feel the speeds in uploads and downloads.

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Where to buy the iPhone XS and XS Max

We break down the best deals from the big carriers and retailers.

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Did you just get your iPhone XS? Do these 10 things first!

Before you even peel the plastic off your new iPhone XS or XS Max, read this setup guide.

Macworld Podcast Ep. 622

Our favorite iOS 12 features, iPhone XS ordering and reviews, and your comments and questions

Our favorite iOS 12 features, iPhone XS ordering and reviews, and your comments and questions.

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How to use the augmented reality Measure app in iOS 12

Some of the first iPhone AR apps were made to measure stuff around your home and office. With iOS 12, Apple gives you a great built-in option.

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Apple Watch Series 4 FAQ: All your questions about the new Apple Watch, answered

The new Series 4 represents the biggest update to the Apple Watch since the original.

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Google Maps is finally compatible with Apple CarPlay

The day we've all been waiting for is here. With iOS 12 and the latest Google Maps update, CarPlay support has arrived.

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How to create and edit Memoji in iOS 12

It's an Animoji...of you! Create and edit your own custom avatar in iOS 12.

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How to use Bedtime Mode for Do Not Disturb in iOS 12

Sometimes you really want to make sure your phone doesn't grab your attention. That's what Bedtime Mode is all about.

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The iPhone XS FAQ: Everything you need to know about Apple's flagship phones

The iPhone XS can be thought of as an upgrade to the iPhone X, and just enough of one to catch the eye of those who skipped last year's model.

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watchOS 5: Walkie-talkie, workout improvements, Podcasts, and a smarter Siri

Apple crammed a lot of goodies into watchOS 5. Here's everything you need to know about it.

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The Shortcuts app for iOS 12 is now available—make sure you grab it!

One of the best features of iOS 12 requires downloading a free app from the App Store.

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iOS 12, tvOS 12, and watchOS 5 are now available

Apple just released the latest operating systems for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Apple TV. Here's how to get them.

Macworld Podcast 621

New iPhones, new Apple Watch, more reactions to Apple’s ‘Gather round’ event

Talking about everything Apple revealed at its September 12 event, plus your comments and questions.