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iPhone rumors, Mac rumors, your hot takes, and more

iPhone rumors, Mac rumors, your hot takes, and more

We’re talking rumors, rumors, and more rumors! Find out what we could see in the next iPhone and Mac—and could Apple come out with its own AR headset? It’s all in this episode of the Macworld
What’s next for the MacBook Pro?

What’s next for the MacBook Pro?

If you believe the rumors, we’re very close to the arrival of a new MacBook Pro, one that might close the door on the current generation of laptops that were first introduced three years ago. Whatever
NetNewsWire 5 review: Venerable Mac RSS news reader goes back to basics

NetNewsWire 5 review: Venerable Mac RSS news reader goes back to basics

I’ve been an ardent fan of RSS news readers for a long time, but lately find it easier to consume information on Twitter in bite-sized chunks; you can browse headlines in near real-time, clicking
How to selectively choose what photos sync in Photos for Mac

How to selectively choose what photos sync in Photos for Mac

Photos in iOS, iPadOS, and macOS combined with iCloud Photos is a great way to sync, and to create a kind of backup of all your photos from the moment after you capture or import them that they’re
WPS Office review: Full-featured Microsoft-style productivity suite for less

WPS Office review: Full-featured Microsoft-style productivity suite for less

Microsoft Office dominates the productivity suite market, succumbing only recently to Google’s free alternative. Despite the surging popularity of Chromebooks, many users prefer native desktop
Where did that go? Find the parts of iTunes now spread throughout different apps in macOS Catalina

Where did that go? Find the parts of iTunes now spread throughout different apps in macOS Catalina

With macOS 10.15 Catalina, Apple killed iTunes, but its heart still beats in different apps across the operating system. Judging by email received, knowing where to find them can be a treasure hunt.
6 reasons why the iPad is still the best Apple Arcade device

6 reasons why the iPad is still the best Apple Arcade device

Apple Arcade, the new gaming subscription service, is now available on the iPhone, the iPad, the Apple TV, and the Mac. After playing Apple Arcade across all those devices, the iPad currently offers
Your hot takes on macOS Catalina, iOS 13, AirPods, and more

Your hot takes on macOS Catalina, iOS 13, AirPods, and more

On this episode of the Macworld Podcast, it’s all about your hot takes. We’ll respond to your thoughts on macOS Catalina, iOS 13, Apple’s AirPods, and more.This is episode 672 with Leif Johnson, Roman
Can’t find your Time Machine backup after upgrading to Catalina? Look for a backupbundle

Can’t find your Time Machine backup after upgrading to Catalina? Look for a backupbundle

If you’ve upgraded to macOS 10.15 Catalina and want to back out and restore your Mac to a previous release of macOS, you might have a Time Machine backup you could use to wind the clock back.However,
Macworld's November Digital Magazine: iPhone 11 Pro reviewed

Macworld's November Digital Magazine: iPhone 11 Pro reviewed

Every day, Macworld brings you the essential daily news and other info about all things Apple. But staying on top of that torrent of information can be a constant challenge. One solution: the Macworld
iPhoto users, you’re out of time with macOS Catalina. What’s your next step?

iPhoto users, you’re out of time with macOS Catalina. What’s your next step?

If you’ve continued to use iPhoto after Apple discontinued it in 2015, you had to know its days were numbered. Many people preferred iPhoto’s controls and the new Photos app was initially missing
Apple releases macOS Catalina Supplemental Update

Apple releases macOS Catalina Supplemental Update

Apple on Tuesday released an update for macOS 10.15 Catalina that fixes a few bugs. Here’s what the update does, according to the release notes: Improves installation reliability of macOS Catalina on
With Catalina, the Mac leans on Apple’s other devices

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

Ever since the introduction of the iPod in 2001, Apple has had to navigate the intricacies of a multi-device ecosystem. In the earliest of days, that meant dealing with the iPod as an ancillary media
8 hidden features of macOS Catalina

8 hidden features of macOS Catalina

MacOS Catalina is here, and with it, a bunch of top-line features: Mac Catalyst, new apps, Sidecar, Screen Time, and Voice Control. But as you might expect, Catalina also includes dozens of small
Here’s how to use Sidecar in MacOS Catalina to make your iPad a second screen

Here’s how to use Sidecar in MacOS Catalina to make your iPad a second screen

Want to use Catalina's Sidecar feature? It can be particularly helpful for creators who need to use multiple screens. Here's a handy guide to everything you'll need to set up MacOS Catalina's new
Why you’re prompted to erase an external drive when you use it with Time Machine

Why you’re prompted to erase an external drive when you use it with Time Machine

When you attach an external drive to a Mac to use with Time Machine and confirm the prompt that appears asking if you want to use it for that purpose, you may then be prompted to erase the drive. Why
Apple updates Final Cut Pro X in anticipation of the new Mac Pro release

Apple updates Final Cut Pro X in anticipation of the new Mac Pro release

The release of macOS Catalina grabbed the major Mac news headlines on Monday, but Apple also announced updates to Final Cut Pro X that could be foreshadowing a release of the new Mac Pro.According to
How to create a bootable macOS Catalina installer drive

How to create a bootable macOS Catalina installer drive

An external drive that you can use as an installer for macOS Catalina is a handy thing to have. If you have multple Macs to upgrade, it’s a lot more efficient to plug in the USB installer drive and
Six features you should try after installing macOS 10.15 Catalina

Six features you should try after installing macOS 10.15 Catalina

With the release of the latest version of macOS 10.15 Catalina, Apple introduces a slew of new features. You should (and will) try them all, of course, but where should you start? Well, we’ve been
What to do if your Mac’s Fusion Drive fails (or shows signs of failure)

What to do if your Mac’s Fusion Drive fails (or shows signs of failure)

Apple created the Fusion Drive when large-capacity SSDs were unaffordable except to high-end professionals. A Fusion Drive pairs a large, low-speed hard drive (5,400 rpm) with a small-capacity,