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(Podcast) Clockwise 426: Little Bobby Tables

How we charge our devices, the travel tech we’re taking with us this yea...

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Display network quality in your menu bar

Last week Dan wrote about macOS Monterey’s new Network Quality Tool, whi...

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A Thanksgiving spread (Member Post)

An Apple Pencil, a Kobo Libra 2, and some creamed corn...

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Apple sues spyware maker NSO Group ↦

Apple Newsroom: Apple today filed a lawsuit against NSO Group and its pa...

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Qualcomm has an exclusivity deal with Microsoft for Windows on ARM ↦

Rich Woods reports about Windows on ARM and where it may be headed in th...

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Shortcuts makes my Mac user automations portable

This week I’m traveling for Thanksgiving, and I’m using this MacBook Pro...

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(Podcast) Upgrade 382: Hey Car, Stop

Apple’s car project is back in the news, but is the company’s ambition i...

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David Smith extends his Apple Watch battery ↦

Following up from his post from last fall, developer David Smith has tak...

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Why does Apple’s ‘change’ feel more forced than transformative? (Macworld/Dan Moren)

Apple only seems to be open to changing its policies when enough pressur...

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Tip: Make Shortcuts into Mac Apps (sort of)

This week, thanks to an article by John Voorhees at MacStories about int...

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Nuphy Air75: A low-profile keyboard that feels a bit cramped

As someone who’s enthusiastic about mechanical keyboards, I was interest...

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6C Podcast: November 19, 2021

Apple Cars without steering wheels and Apple-branded pentalobe screwdriv...

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A HomePod mini on my desk

A few months ago I decided to unplug the iPod Hi-Fi I was using as an ex...

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Apple Car: Nobody’s at the wheel? ↦

Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman reports that Apple’s focusing on a fully autonom...

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(Podcast) The Rebound 367: Grist for the Mule

John takes a foray into smart home automation...

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How the first year of Apple silicon changed the Mac forever (Macworld/Jason Snell)

The M1 made its debut a year ago, and one thing is clear: The Mac's futu...

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Apple launches a consumer “Self Service Repair” program, starting with iPhones ↦

In a move that I would wager almost nobody saw coming, Apple has announc...

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Qualcomm expects to lose Apple’s business ↦

Qualcomm, a company with no real interest in trying to appease Apple, to...

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The future of the TV app is still unclear (Member Post)

It’s been five years since Apple announced the TV app–auspiciously on th...

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(Podcast) Upgrade 381: Get Used to Disappointment

This week Apple revises a child-protection feature, tries to avoid links...

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macOS Monterey’s new network quality tool ↦

Developer Dan Petrov has a quick write up of the new command line networ...

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If Apple keeps letting its software slip, the next big thing won’t matter (Macworld/Dan Moren)

The best part of the Apple experience has long been "it just works...

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Rebuilding my smart home: Sensors active (Member Post)

Being able to control your lights from your devices or enjoy audio in ev...

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2021 e-reader roundup: Kobo Sage, Kobo Libra 2, Kindle Paperwhite reviews

Left to right: Kobo Libra 2, 11th-generation Kindle Paperwhite, Kobo Sag...

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Panic’s Playdate delayed until early 2022 ↦

Global supply chain issues strike again! The first units of Panic’s Play...

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The Template Gun meets Shortcuts

I’ve written a couple of times about Template Gun, a hot-dog cannon of a...

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(Podcast) Clockwise 424: Who Doesn’t Love Sensible Scissors?

Our thoughts on Twitter’s new subscription service, the keyboards we’re ...

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Apple’s keyboards are boring again, and that’s fine (Macworld/Jason Snell)

For some reason, Apple once decided it was time to reinvent laptop keybo...

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Apple’s request for a stay denied in Epic case ↦

The Verge’s Adi Robertson: Epic v...

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Apple reaches out to small businesses via new Business Essentials service

Apple extended its service offerings to businesses on Wednesday by annou...

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