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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New 13-inch MacBook Pro, WWDC 2020, Apple’s financial results, and more

Apple has a new laptop: what’s great about it? Apple’s WWDC is coming soon. How did Apple do in its most recent financial quarter? Wel talk about this and more on the Macworld Podcast.

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13-inch MacBook Pro vs MacBook Air: Buy this or buy that?

Now that Apple has updated its entire lineup of notebooks for 2020, let’s that a look at the specs and break down which one you should buy.

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Google Drive gains an important security feature on iPhone, forgets Android exists

You can lock down the Google Drive app on iOS with Face ID or Touch ID but not on Android.

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The new 13-inch MacBook Pro: 5 killer upgrades Apple delivered (and 5 it didn’t)

Apple has unveiled the long-awaited update to the 13-inch MacBook Pro, with a new keyboard, more storage and more speed.

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Why 5G will give the iPhone 12 an advantage over every Android phone

Apple is set to launch an all-5G lineup with the iPhone 12, but if you were prepared for a price hike, you're in for a pleasant surprise.

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Apple’s first coronavirus-impacted quarter isn’t great but it’s not terrible either

Apple posts small year-over-year growth in its first coronavirus-impacted quarter. Services revenue sets a quarterly record.

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This random message notification will crash your iPhone before you even read it

A new iOS messaging bug will lock up and crash your iPhone with a single text.

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Nintendo account hack FAQ: What happened, who’s at risk, and how you can secure your ID

Nintendo has divulged that some 160,000 online accounts have been compromised. Here's what happened and how you can secure your persona information.

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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.