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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iEyes? An Apple AR wearable device is reportedly on track for 2020

Apple is reportedly developing an augmented reality headset due to start shipping in 2020.

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How iOS 12 can unlock iPhone X's full potential

iPhone X is great, but here are 10 ways the next version of iOS can take Apple's next-generation handset to the next level.

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How to stop the capital 'I' from turning into gibberish on your iPhone

If an iPhone iOS 11 bug is turning all of your capital I's into capital A's alongside unicode symbols, here's how you can fix it before Apple releases a patch.

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How Apple’s unconventional iPhone X marketing strategy will make you want one at any cost

The latest iPhone has arrived and it's a radical departure from everything that came before—and that includes how Apple is selling it.

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Apple's $52.6B fourth quarter is nothing compared to what it expects to do next quarter

Apple's holiday guidance is its strongest ever as iPhone sales show no sign of slowing down.


iPhone X preorder follow-up, iPhone X first looks and early reviews, Apple OS updates, and your comments and questions: Macworld Podcast episode 580

The iPhone X continues to dominate the tech news. We also look at the new OS updates, and we take your questions and listen to your comments.

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More iPhone X first impressions: Not quite a perfect 10 but still pretty great

Here’s what the luckiest people in the world are saying about Apple’s new iPhone


iPhone X, duh. And your comments and questions: Macworld Podcast episode 579

The iPhone X goes on sale in the wee hours of the morning of Friday, October 28. Are you ready?

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Switch and bait: Apple wants us to wait in line for iPhone X so it can sell iPhone 8s

Apple is encouraging people to line up outside Apple Stores to buy iPhone X on launch day for one reason: to sell them iPhone 8s.

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5 reasons to buy a Pixel 2 over iPhone 8 (and five reasons not to)

The Google Pixel 2 and iPhone 8 are the two hottest phones out there. We help you choose which one to buy.

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Apple TV 4K review: The ultimate iTunes box has finally arrived

Apple has finally released a TV box that can handle 4K HDR streaming, and even with a few missing parts, it’s the perfect companion for your UHD television.

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Movies Anywhere will merge your iTunes, Google, Vudu, and Amazon libraries: Here's how

At long last, Disney has opened its Movies Anywhere service to other studios, and now you can watch your iTunes movies on an Android Phone. Here's how it works.

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Hey Siri, Google Assistant is winning the AI game and it's not even close

Google showed off a slew of new products last week, and they all have one thing in common: They're smarter than anything Apple is making.

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macOS High Sierra: Everything you need to know about Apple’s latest Mac operating system

Apple has taken the wraps off High Sierra, the next version of macOS, and while it may be a maintenance release, it still brings some exciting new features.


iOS 11 news, iPad rumors, iTunes and the App Store, and your comments and questions: Macworld Podcast episode 577

Apple released a beta of iOS 11.1 and it has a few new interesting features. It’s time to start up the iPad rumor mill. And you can replace iTunes 12.7 with iTunes 12.6.3, which lets you access the iOS app store.