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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Hoping for a small Mac mini revival

Thanks to Intel, Jason Snell is optimistic about the future of the Mac mini.

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Apple’s risky balancing act with the next iPhone

The idea that Apple might make an ultra-high-end phone with a huge price tag has rubbed many people the wrong way.

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4 ways iOS 11 will improve how you listen to podcasts

Apple is the most powerful force in the podcast industry. And the company is making changes in iOS 11 that will make your podcast listening experience less complicated.

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iPhone at 10: The greatness of the original iPhone

The first iPhone wasn't just a mobile phone. It paved the way for how we use computers now and in the future.

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Why the 10.5-inch iPad Pro is a typing champ

One major advantage of the 10.5-inch iPad Pro over the 9.7-inch version: The bigger size is more conducive to faster typing. And that strengthens the iPad Pro's case as a laptop replacement.

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The big unanswered questions from Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference

After the dust settled from Apple’s WWDC announcements, there are several question about the company’s plans for the future.

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HomePod first impressions: Lots of unknowns, but its sound is impressive

With six months to go before its release, Apple's HomePod is a bit of a mystery. Jason Snell breaks down the cold, hard facts—and all the questions we'll be asking until it ships.

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WWDC 2017 keynote: Taking it all in

Apple kicked off its annual developers conference with a software and hardware showcase that we’ll be thinking about for a long time to come.

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Apple’s WWDC Announcements: What are the chances?

Everyone has a wish list for what they want to see at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference next week, but what are the odd of the predictions coming true? Jason Snell has some sure bets, as well as long shots.

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How iCloud Photo Library matches up to Google Photos

Google announced major additions to Google Photos at I/O 2017. Where do Photos and iCloud Photo Library have to catch up, and should we be looking for from Apple at WWDC?

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Apple Park: The last great product by Steve Jobs

Apple’s new Cupertino campus is a reflection of the company’s co-founder.

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How does the Surface Laptop stack up to Apple’s notebooks?

Comparing specs and prices of Microsoft’s Surface Laptop versus Apple’s MacBook Air, MacBook, and MacBook Pro.

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6 key takeaways from Apple’s Q2 2017 earnings call

This year’s extra-long iPhone rumor cycle is affecting demand, and five other things we learned from Tim Cook and Co.

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What to expect from Apple's Q2 2017 earnings call on May 2

It's almost time to hear from Tim Cook and Co. about iPhone sales, the Apple Watch, and what's up with China.

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After more than two years, Apple Pay still feels like the future

Sure, we don't have jetpacks, but we can buy things with a Jedi Mind Trick wave of the wrist, and that's pretty cool too.