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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How Apple is managing the iPhone buying dilemma

Some people really, really want the iPhone X, but a lot of people will buy the iPhone 8. Either way, Apple wins.

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iOS 11 review: Apple’s most ambitious and impressive upgrade in years

iOS 11 is a must-have for any iPad user—it'll increase your productivity. It's great for iPhone users, too.

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iOS 11: The Notes app and how it works

Notes might be the most versatile app on your iPhone and iPad, and now it gets document scanning, handwriting recognition, and more.

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iOS 11 and the App Store: Your guide to the redesign

iOS wouldn't be where it's at if it weren't for third-party apps. Now the App Store does more to help you find the app you need.

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iOS 11: HEVC, HEIF, and what you need to know about these new video and photo formats

iOS 11 uses new video and photo formats that will help save storage space. And Apple has figured out how to make sure you can use those files on non-iOS 11 devices.

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iOS 11: How the one-handed and QuickType keyboards work

New touch keyboards in iOS 11 make it easier than even to type your text messages, tweets, documents, and more.

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iOS 11: How the new Maps app and Do Not Disturb While Driving work

Apple Maps has new features that help it catch up to Google Maps and Waze. And a new feature will help keep iPhone users safe while driving.

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iOS 11: How Control Center works

iOS 11's Control Center will require a little bit of adjustment for frequent users of iOS 10's Control Center. But the changes are for the better.

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iOS 11: How drag and drop works

Drag and drop in IOS 11 will make you more productive, as long as you use your iPad. On the iPhone, it's another story.

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iOS 11: How multitasking and the Dock work on the iPad

With iOS 11's multitasking support, you'll need to learn new gestures, but in the end you'll be more productive.

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How the iPhone X and cellular Apple Watch fulfill Apple’s design ideals

Apple has always made design a product priority, but the company has reached new heights with its latest products.

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iPhone X: Hands-on and first impressions with Apple’s new iPhone

The new iPhone X changes the way you use your iPhone. Jason Snell takes a look at the new UI, Animoji, and more.

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What's in the new iPhone? Just look at iOS 10 and iOS 11 to find out

If a few of the rumors of the next-generation iPhone are true, some of Apple’s previous decisions start to be part of a much bigger story.

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iOS and macOS automation: What does the future hold?

While the future of productivity-boosting tech on Apple’s platforms is in flux, Jason Snell is confident that the future is bright.

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iOS and macOS: What does the future hold?

We've had 17 years of OS X/macOS, and 10 years of iOS. It's time to think about the next ten years and beyond for Apple's two main operating systems.