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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Imagining a next-generation Apple Maps future

Apple is dramatically improving Maps. Combined with new high-precision GPS and augmented reality, the company could change mobile navigation forever.

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iOS 12: How to enable favicons (site icons on tabs) in Safari

Those little icons on browser tabs can make it easier to quickly identify sites.

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iOS 12 and macOS Mojave public betas, Apple headphone rumors, and Apple keyboard service

iOS 12 and macOS Mojave public betas, Apple headphone rumors, Apple keyboard service, and your comments and questions.

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How to remove the iOS 12 beta from your iPhone or iPad

You gave it a shot, but the iOS 12 beta is just too buggy. At least you made a backup before installing it, right?

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Should you install the iOS 12 public beta?

Now that iOS 12 available for anyone to install and test, you’re probably wondering if it's worth taking the plunge.

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Apple introduces keyboard service program for Mac laptops with ‘butterfly’ keyboards

If you’ve been having problems with your MacBook or MacBook Pro keyboard, Apple might fix it for free.

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GarageBand 10.3 update makes Artist Lessons free and adds 1,000 new loops

Apple's music creation software gets a big, free update a year after the last one.

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iOS 12: How to use Live Listen with your AirPods

Once only for MFi hearing aids, this nifty sound-boosting tool now works with your AirPods.

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iOS 12 emergency services, iPhone rumors, Apple Music vs. Tidal

iOS 12 emergency services, iPhone rumors, Apple Music vs. Tidal. We also talk about various other Apple news and feature your comments and questions.

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Best Father’s Day gifts for tech enthusiasts

Dad is, well...dad. But have we got the perfect Father’s Day gift suggestions for you!

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Apple WWDC 2018

Apple had its big Worldwide Developers Conference keynote last Monday. What did you think about the announcements to iOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS?

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Hidden features of iOS 12 worth getting excited about

Not every iOS 12 feature is headline-grabber, but sometimes it's the little things that matter most.

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Which devices support iOS 12, watchOS 5, tvOS 12, and macOS Mojave?

Is your iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, or Mac going to get the latest OS update? This list has your answer.

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WWDC 2018: Everything Apple announced at its big keynote presentation

If you missed the WWDC keynote, or you don't have time to watch it, you can catch up on everything Apple revealed about iOS, macOS, tvsOS, and watchOS.

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tvOS 12: Dolby Atmos, zero sign-in, and TV app improvements make Apple TV 4K the box to beat

tvOS may not get as many new features as iOS, but Dolby Atmos support makes it one of the best streaming boxes around.