Jason SnellMacworld

Jason was lead editor at Macworld for more than a decade and now writes about Apple at Six Colors and podcasts at Relay FM and The Incomparable.

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macOS Mojave: 6 hidden features you can find in the public beta

You probably know about Dark Mode, and desktop Stacks, but Jason Snell has found several new Mojave features that will surprise and delight.

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Imagining how Apple will roll out its new TV service

Apple is investing in video content. Jason Snell examines how will Apple present its video service to compete with the likes of Netfilx and Hulu.

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Would Apple ever make a convertible MacBook?

The future of the Mac will see an influx of iOS apps. Could that lead to a change in Mac hardware design? Jason Snell has a few thoughts on the idea.

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What will the Mac be like in 2020?

Apple announced that developers will soon have tools to port iOS apps to the Mac. Jason Snell takes a deeper look at this announcement and what it means for the future of the Mac.

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WWDC 2018: Four trends Apple is most likely to showcase

Sometimes the moves Apple makes aren’t as illuminating as the story it tells about why it’s making them.

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iOS 12: Geeky features iOS needs

Jason Snell has a few ideas for the next version of iOS, and they're a bit on the nerdy side.

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Give your old Mac software eternal life

There are plenty of ways to get more out of outdated software. Jason Snell explains.

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iMac at 20: The reaction after the 1998 iMac introduction

How the Mac clones helped make the iMac live, and why Mac users didn't all embrace Apple's newest creation

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5 takeaways from Apple’s record second-quarter 2018 results

Jason Snell dives deeper into Apple’s earnings announcement and what it all means for the company moving forward.

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iOS Plus: Imagining a Mac that runs iOS apps

If rumors are true, Apple will be pushing the iOS and macOS app worlds closer together much sooner. What does that mean for the Mac, and how we use our Macs every day?

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QuickTime Player 7: Goodbye to Apple’s brushed-metal dinosaur

The transition from 32- to 64-bit technology means the end to oldies-but-goodies like QuickTime Player 7.

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iOS apps that need to be on the Mac

There are lots of great iOS app that don’t have a Mac counterpart. Jason Snell hopes that will eventually change.

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Why the next Mac processor transition won’t be like the last two

History can tell us a lot about how Apple will handle a processor transition. But what is Apple’s ultimate goal?

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Apple's Chicago Event: Winners and losers

Who and what gained the most from Tuesday's announcements.

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What will Apple announce at its Chicago education event?

Based on Apple's previous education event, Apple could be focusing on iOS-related releases. Jason Snell explains in More Color.