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Acquiring minds want to know: A peek inside Apple’s most recent corporate acquisitions

Apple acquires other companies pretty frequently, but doesn’t always admit to it. Dan Moren takes a look at the three most recent public acquisitions by the Cupertino-based company.

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Apple’s most significant moves of 2019

With 2019 rapidly dwindling before us, Dan Moren runs down Apple’s biggest moves over the past twelve months.

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How and why would Apple kill the iPhone’s Lightning port

Rumor as it that the 2021 iPhone will not have any ports. Sounds crazy, but it’s not as far-fetched as it seems. But why would Apple do such and thing, and how would the problems it creates be solved?

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Evaluating the rumors of the 2020 and 2021 iPhones

With this year’s iPhones already on the market, rumors for the next two years of Apple’s smartphones have already started to bloom.

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Software bugs have become Apple’s greatest vulnerability

Signs point to Apple changing its development practices to combat software bugginess, but Dan Moren thinks there’s a lot more the company could be doing.

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Apple listens strategically, but acts tactically

The new 16-inch MacBook Pro proves that Apple is hearing its customers, and sometimes even reacting to them.

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Why the 16-inch MacBook Pro is a repudiation of the ‘Ive Doctrine’

Apple’s latest laptop design shows it’s listening to its customers in a way it hasn’t in recent years.

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How much of an Apple Watch ripoff is the Xiaomi Mi Watch? This much

Xiaomi is back to its old tricks but this Apple clone might be the worst of all.

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Here’s why Google’s Fitbit purchase is worth every penny—even if we never get a Pixel Watch

Google's purchase of Fitbit may bring about a whole line of Made by Google wearables, but that's not the main draw here.

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Apple: Putting its efforts where the money is

Apple’s most recent quarterly financial results spotlights a few successful areas where the company is spending money to make money.

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Apple TV+ premiere, OS update problems, and more

Apple TV+ is almost here! The misadventures of Apple’s OS updates! That and more are in this episode of the Macworld Podcast.

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Tim Cook and Apple: Bullish on China and on Apple’s holiday prospects

The iPad is killing it, and the Mac had a record quarter in the U.S.

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Google and Microsoft moves that signal opportunities for Apple

With the fall tech events behind us, it’s time to see what Google and Microsoft have brought to the table.

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With Catalina, the Mac leans on Apple’s other devices

Apple’s other devices have grown up and are here to bring their own unique strengths to support the Mac.

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Apple product rumors for 2020, macOS Catalina is here, your hot takes, and more

2020 could be a very interesting year for Apple and its users. The next major update to the Mac operating system is finally here. Plus, your hot takes! That and more are all in this episode of the Macworld Podcast.