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 admits to widespread iOS Mail security threat but says it doesn't pose ‘an immediate risk’

Apple vows a fix "soon" for iOS Mail flaws that "do not pose an immediate risk to our users."

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Apple’s first ARM Mac could arrive in 2021 and could be surprisingly fast

Bloomberg is reporting that Apple is working to launch its first ARM-based Mac in 2021—and it'll reportedly still run apps made for Intel machines.

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Your hot takes on iPhones, the headphone jack, headline typos, and more

On this episode of the Macworld Podcast, it's all about listener hot takes. We'll respond to your thoughts from the Macworld Facebook and Twitter feeds.

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iPhone SE 2020 review roundup: Stale design, fresh everything else

The first round of iPhone SE reviews are in, and it's exactly what we hoped it would be.

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Cord-cutting myths busted: Why you should stop worrying and dump cable

If you're not sure if cord-cutting is for you, we've broken down, busted, and dispelled the biggest myths that might be holding you back from saving serious money.

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iPhone SE 2020 vs iPhone 8: Why Apple’s new phone is its best deal in years

Apple has replaced the iPhone 8 with a phone that looks the same but is better in every way.

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Get Apple's new iPhone SE for 50% off without a trade-in

Walmart is taking $200 off the price of a brand new iPhone SE 2020 in any color and capacity.

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How to survive homeschooling with nothing more than an Echo, Roku, and a Disney+ subscription

Homeschooling can be a pain for everyone involved, but with the help of a few smart devices, it can be much more pleasant.

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9 new iPhone SE tips and tidbits you need to know before you buy

The iPhone SE has the body of an iPhone 8 with the brains of an iPhone 11, but there are some things you might not know.

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Meet Jon Prosser, the new Apple rumormonger who hasn’t missed yet

Jon Prosser somehow knew exactly when the iPhone SE was coming. In a 45-minute interview, we learned some of the emerging rumormonger’s secrets.

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Apple’s rumored over-ear headphones might have swappable earpads, touch controls

A new Bloomberg report says Apple's rumored over-ear headphones will have magnetic earpads that can be swapped out.

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Fitbit Charge 4 review: Small and steady wins the race

Fitbit’s Charge 4 isn’t a flashy update over the Charge 3, but it brings just enough to keep it on top of the pack.

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Apple plots 2020 roadmap with rumored 'flat' iPhone 12, smaller HomePod, new Macs

Apple is pressing ahead with its 2020 product launches, with new iPhones, a smaller and cheaper HomePod, Bluetooth Apple Tags, and new Macs all reportedly on the way.

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Apple unlocks full seasons of Apple TV+ shows for free during quarantine

Apple is offerings several of its TV+ shows for free during a limited-time promotion.

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Take thousands off the price of a Mac Pro with new Apple refurbs, wheels still extra

Apple has added more than a dozen Mac Pro models in various configurations to its online refurbished store.