Michael SimonStaff Writer, Macworld

If it has a screen, battery or a plug, Michael Simon wants to play with it. He has been obsessed with technology since he bought his first ThinkPad—the one with the lift-up keyboard that let you swap out the drive. He's still waiting for that to come back in style.

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Apple Watch Series 3 vs Fitbit Versa 2: Even a two-year-old Apple Watch is hard to beat

We pit the newest Fitbit smartwatch against a two-year-old Apple Watch, and the results are surprising.

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Early iPhone 11 reviews, Apple Arcade, your hot takes, and more

The early reviews of the iPhone 11 are out; are Apple’s new phones winners? Apple Arcade is here. Plus, your hot takes! That and more are all in this episode of the Macworld Podcast.

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Apple Watch Series 5 reviews praise the always-on display, but battery life is a ‘compromise’

Apple Watch Series 5 reviews love the new always-on display, but caution against upgrading just for that feature.

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iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro reviews call out massive leaps in photography, battery life, and value

The first crop of iPhone revivews are in and everyone loves them.

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The best version of the upcoming 10.2-inch iPad is already $29 off at Amazon

Amazon is selling the 128GB 10.2-inch iPad for $400, $29 off its list price.

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Hurry and order your iPhone 11 Pro in Midnight Green because they’re selling fast

Some models of the iPhone 11 Pro have already begun to slip past their Sept. 20 ship dates.

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The real innovations at Apple’s iPhone 11 event were the prices, not the products

Apple’s big surprise during its “By Innovation Only” event wasn’t the iPhone 11 or the launch of Apple TV+, it was how much they cost.

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iPhone 11 Upgrade Program PSA: If you have an iPhone XR, you’ll need to make a payment first

There are a few things you need to know if you’re using the iPhone Upgrade Program to buy your new iPhone 11.

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iPhone 11 Pro Max vs Samsung Galaxy Note 10+: Which $1,100 giant phablet phone is best?

The iPhone 11 Pro Max and the Galaxy Note 10+ are both giant phones with price tags to match. But which one is the one for you?

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Reaction to Apple’s ‘By Innovation Only’ event and Apple’s new products

It was a big day for Apple this past Tuesday. We talk about the event itself, the new iPhones, Apple Arcade and Apple TV+, the new Apple Watch, and a lot, lot more in this episode of the Macworld Podcast.

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iPhone 11 vs iPhone 11 Pro vs iPhone 11 Pro Max: How to decide which one to buy

Here's everything that's different (and the same) among Apple's new phones, the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max.

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With the iPhone 11 Pros, Apple stripped all meaning from the ‘Pro’ name

Apple says the iPhone 11 Pro is “the first iPhone powerful enough to be called Pro,” but that’s hardly the case.

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iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max: 5 features that justify the 'Pro' designation

The new iPhone is here, and Apple is calling it Pro. Here's why.

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Apple's ‘Innovation’ event last-minute rumors: Pencil support is out but a new iPad is in

Bloomberg's Mark Gurman and analyst Ming-Chi Kuo serve up some interesting tidbits as Apple's 'By Innovation Only' iPhone event looms.

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What to expect at Apple’s ‘By Innovation Only’ event: iPhones, Apple Watch, and one more thing

Apple’s annual September event is just hours away. Here’s what you can expect to see.