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Alternate reality: Where Apple is behind on AR

It’s not in this universe.

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What to expect from Apple’s A12 processor

If you thought the A11 Bionic was fast...

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Playing favorites: The advantages of iOS and Android

Just listing one platforms problems isn't very helpful.

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Reigns: Game of Thrones Hands-On: How well does Jon Snow do as king?

Reigns is getting a Game of Thrones-themed spin-off in October for iOS and Mac, and we’ve been taking the Tinder-like RPG for a spin. Join us for a peek at what’s in the cards.

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A dockable iPhone? Don’t count on it

Samsung’s DeX speaks to a real issue in computing, but for Apple, the answer is software.

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iOS: How to declutter Look Up

Look Up allows you to see dictionary definitions and more of selected words. Here’s how to adjust Look Up so it’s not so cluttered.

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Live Listen gives you super-hearing with AirPods and iOS 12

Having trouble hearing sometimes? iOS 12 adds an incredibly useful feature to your AirPods.

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How to use Bedtime Mode for Do Not Disturb in iOS 12

Make sure your phone doesn’t light up at night with Bedtime Mode

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How to copy a discontinued iOS app to another iOS device

If an app you rely on is no longer in the App Store, there are a few things you can do to possibly get that app on to a new device. But there are no guarantees.

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Working it: iPad productivity isn’t about cursors

Don’t try to make the iPad into a PC.

Macworld Podcast 617

Rumors, rumors, and more rumors about the iPhone, Apple Car, AR glasses

We’ll talk about Apple Pencil support on the new iPhone, Group FaceTime, and your comments and questions.

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Apple’s Group FaceTime delay is the right move. Here’s why

It can’t be easy to delay a banner feature of your next operating-system release, but when the alternative is releasing something that’s not good enough, this is the right choice.

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Rumors, rumors, and more rumors about the iPhone, Apple Car, AR glasses: Macworld Podcast episode 617

Will Apple release AR glasses and an Apple Car in the near future? Will the iPhone support Apple Pencil? What’s up with Group FaceTime? We’ll also talk about your comments and questions.

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Best comic book apps for iPhone and iPad

These comic book readers make it easy to catch up on beloved series, no matter what type of fan you are.

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Equivolating: Making Apple out to be bad on privacy

You have to try really hard.

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AirPlay 2 FAQ: What it is, how it works, and which devices support it

This major update to Apple's wireless streaming protocol focuses on multi-room audio.

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Holedown isn't free, but that's partly why it's fun

In a break from recent tradition, 'Holedown' is a simple, addictive iOS puzzle game that doesn't have ads or microtransactions.

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iOS Screen Time vs. Android Digital Wellbeing: Which phone addiction fighter is best for you?

Apple and Google both have excellent systems for battling phone addiction, although they're still in beta. Here's how Screen Time and Digital Wellbeing stack up.

Macworld Podcast 616

Is the iPhone worth $1,000? Is Apple too far ahead of the curve with USB-C?

This week, it’s audience hot takes on the Macworld Podcast, episode 616.

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Thrilling trillions: Apple might actually be successful

Apple his a trillion dollar valuation despite those who bet on Amazon.