Philip MichaelsEditor, Macworld

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Philip has covered the Mac market since 1999, with a focus on the iPhone, iPad and iOS in recent years. In all that time, he has never tested a fart app.

WWDC Recap: Apple unveils big plans for software, hardware for 2013

The rest of this year figures to be packed with Apple products if the company's Worldwide Developers Conference keynote is anything to go by. On Monday, the company showed off major updates to OS X and iOS as well as a planned Mac Pro update that will arrive this fall.

What to expect at WWDC

Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference is on the horizon. Dan Moren, Dan Frakes, and Serenity Caldwell join Philip Michaels to preview next week’s big Apple event.

Google I/O from an iOS perspective

Maybe you didn't pay much attention to last week's Google I/O developers conference. But we did, and on this episode of the Macworld Podcast, we look at how some of the announcements coming out of the event relate to Apple's mobile operating system.

Go digital for last-second gifts this Mother's Day

You're running out of time to pick up a gift for mom. But if she's already got a mobile device, giving electronic gift cards and apps is a breeze.

Discussing the Mac mini media server

Host Philip Michaels speaks with Chris Breen about the Mac mini he's set up as a media server.

iTunes music downloads we regret

We've downloaded a lot of songs during the 10 years that the iTunes Store's been open for business. And more than a few of those don't look like such smart decisions in the cruel light of day.

Apple is doomed -- to make more money

Wall Street didn't care for the numbers Apple released as part of its second quarter earnings Tuesday. But podcast panelists Jason Snell and Dan Moren have a slightly different perspective.