Susie OchsContributor, Macworld

Susie has been covering Apple since 2006, and when she isn't glued to her MacBook Air and iPhone, you can find her building sand castles at the beach or snowboarding in the mountains.

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Apple to announce new Macs at a special event October 27

Journalists will gather in Cupertino next Thursday for the "Hello again" special event, where Apple is expected to announce a redesigned MacBook Pro.

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Apple is fed up with counterfeit cables and chargers on Amazon

A lawsuit filed against Mobile Star claims up to 90 percent of Apple-branded cables and chargers offered on Amazon are phony.

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Podcast 529: Fire and brimstone

While we wait forever for new Macs, Apple is headed to the Supreme Court. The FBI needs to crack more iPhones, but at least none of them have caught on fire yet, unlike some other phones we could mention.

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Podcast 528: We heart iPhone 7 Plus

Glenn and Kirk talk about iTunes and Apple Music, then Glenn and Susie heap praise upon the iPhone 7 Plus and its dual-lens wonder camera.

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Your Mac can automatically download, but not launch, the macOS Sierra installer

A change to the Mac App Store will save you time while keeping you in total control over just when Sierra is actually installed.

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iPhone 7 Plus review: The dual-lens camera makes it a winner

Previously, a Plus-sized iPhone meant a bigger screen and that was about it. With the iPhone 7 Plus, the dual-lens camera is a major selling point.

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Podcast 527: 7 Pluses and a few minuses

Glenn and Susie love the iPhone 7 Plus, but still find things to complain about. It's our way.

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Podcast 526: macOS Sierra, now in mullet case

macOS Sierra has hit the scene, so Glenn and Susie take a break from talking about the iPhone and iOS 10 for (most of) an hour to talk about it.

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iPhone 7 review: Its speed and camera are crazy-good, but it still drives me crazy

The A10 Fusion chip screams. The camera takes great photos with no effort. But the iPhone 7's missing headphone jack has made my life a little harder, and that's too bad.

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Get to know the all-new, much-improved Maps app in iOS 10

In iOS 10, Apple's Maps app does more, from making restaurant reservations to remembering where you left your car.

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Apple surveying MacBook Pro customers: Do you use that headphone jack or nah?

Owners of Apple's flagship laptop, which hasn't been refreshed in 485 days and counting, report getting surveys from Apple asking if they use the headphone jack and SD card slots on their machines.

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Podcast 525: Yay iOS 10, boo iPhone Upgrade Program

iOS 10 is out and it's spectacular. But the iPhone Upgrade Program seemed to stumble when people actually wanted to upgrade their iPhones.

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12 little-known tips and tricks for Apple Music

Apple Music's reboot in iOS 10 brought a fresh look and new ways to navigate the streaming service.

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Early Apple Watch Series 2 reviews praise the GPS and brighter screen

The new Apple Watch models still require charging every night, but early reviewers found the screens much brighter, and performance snappier too.

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Bottom line: Should you upgrade to watchOS 3?

Once iOS 10 is on your iPhone, putting watchOS 3 on your Apple Watch is a no brainer.