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’s defensive App Store page aims to win the court of public opinion

The company hopes to have you on its side as it increasingly comes under fire for monopolistic practices.

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It’s time for Apple to kill 3D Touch

Several years in, 3D Touch in iOS is still not intuitive for most, and developers still can’t rely on it.

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Apple releases iOS 12.3.1, fixes VoLTE and iMessage bugs

A quick bugfix release just before the weekend.

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iFixit tears down the 2019 MacBook Pro, details butterfly keyboard changes

Apple keeps trying to perfect its contentious keyboard design.

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New MacBook Pros, WWDC19 and the Mac, Apple Watch workouts tip, and your hot takes

We talk about the new MacBook Pros, how to customize your Apple Watch workout displays, and your hot takes from the Macworld social media feeds.

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10 lesser-known Apple Maps features you should check out

Apple Maps keeps getting better and can be quite helpful if you know all its secrets.

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Report: Some Apple Watch Series 3 repairs to get Series 4 replacements

According to an internal memo, some lucky customers might get an Apple Watch Series 4 when they take their Series 3 in for repairs.

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12 little-known Apple Watch features you should start using

Some of the Apple Watch’s best features and most useful controls are not obvious to the casual user.

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Every accessory you need to deal with the iPhone's missing headphone jack

Not ready to throw away your 3.5mm headphones? Want to charge and listen to music at the same time? These adapters can help.

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5 signs that you need to replace your iPhone

Don’t know when to say goodbye to your current iPhone and get a newer one? Maybe we can give you the nudge you need.

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Apple’s new NFC support will change the way you pay

Apple recently announced greatly expanded capabilities for NFC and Apple Pay, and it could change everything.

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Apple releases iOS 12.3 with updated TV app and subscription Channels

The latest update adds the new TV app and makes a few small interface tweaks.

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What Intel’s latest roadmap updates mean for the Mac

Until Apple starts using its own processors in Macs, the future of Intel is the future of Apple’s laptops.

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iOS 13, Google I/O’19, create custom vibrating iPhone ringtones, and your hot takes

We talk about iOS 13 and Apple Watch rumors, and more. Plus, we have an iPhone tip, and we'll wrap up the show with your hot takes from the Macworld social media feeds.