Michael SimonExecutive Editor, Macworld

Michael Simon has been covering Apple since the iPod was the iWalk. His obsession with technology goes back to his first PC—the IBM Thinkpad with the lift-up keyboard for swapping out the drive. He's still waiting for that to come back in style tbh.

tim cook cbs

Apple has a ‘big announcement' tomorrow but it’s not a new device

CBS This Morning will air an exclusive interview with Apple CEO Tim Cook that will feature a 'big announcement.'

ipad air 2020 hero01

Save up $50 on the awesome new iPad Air in any color

Amazon is selling the iPad Air for $569 (64GB) and $699 (256GB) today.

macworld podcast logo

Macworld Podcast: Apple’s 2020 report card

It was an eventful 2020 for Apple, and in this episode of the Macworld Podcast, we’ll take a look at the year in review for the company, with our thoughts on what went right and what went wrong.

apple product family 2020

Apple report card: How we grade everything released in 2020

Apple launched a lot of new products in 2020. Here's what we think of all of them.

21inch imac standard display

Spend your stimulus cash wisely on this all-time-low 4K iMac

Amazon is selling the top-of-the-line 21.5-inch iMac for $120 off today.

apple wwdc 2018 craig federighi no

How Apple’s philosophy of ‘no’ has us saying ‘yes’ to $549 AirPods Max and maybe an electric car

Apple’s longstanding philosophy of a thousand nos for every yes has led to some insanely great products—but could it actually sell a car?

galaxy z flip hinge

Apple is reportedly testing two folding iPhones

A new report from the Economic Daily News claims that Apple is prototyping two different folding iPhones.

airpods pro hero

If Santa didn’t bring new AirPods Pro, buy a pair for super cheap right now

Amazon's Woot is selling AirPods Pro for $189, cheaper than they're ever been.

iphone 12 5g logo

Why you shouldn’t upgrade your iPhone 12 data plan just to get 5G

Just because your new iPhone can connect to a 5G network doesn’t mean you need to spend a bunch of money to do it.

mw usbc charger hub final

Best USB-C power adapters for the iPhone 12: How to shop and what to buy

Apple isn’t supplying a power adapter with new iPhones anymore, so we’ve rounded up a list of our favorite ones.

apple magsafe hub

The best MagSafe cases, chargers, and accessories for the iPhone 12

Apple’s new MagSafe charging system has already spawned a whole slew of accessories. Here are our favorites so far.

mw iphone12 case hub

Best iPhone 12 Cases: Top picks for every Mini, Max, and Pro style

We’re testing all of the iPhone 12 cases we can get our hands on. Here are our top picks.

macbook air m1 hero02

35 free macOS apps every Mac user should have

From useful utilities to handy archivers and transcoders, here are 35 free yet powerful macOS apps you can download today.

macworld podcast logo

Apple products even the ultimate Apple fan should avoid

With the holidays in full swing—and time running out for shopping—there’s still time to be smart about what you buy. In this episode of the Macworld Podcast, we talk what Apple products you should avoid buying.

chromecast 2020

You’ll soon be able to watch Apple TV+ with the new Google Chromecast

Google has announced that the Apple TV app is coming to the new Chromecast with Google TV next year.