Hardware

Making a bombastic point: The evil of the iPhone X

Apple has announced a new iPhone so it’s time to have a very serious discussion about how bad all this technology is in the most over-the-top manner possible. Fortunately, The Chicago Tribune’s Steve Chapman is on it. “The iPhone X … Continue reading

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How to change an Apple ID email address without access to that email address

Apple IDs use an email address to identify each user. Problems can occur when you can’t access that email address anymore, which leads to an inquiry by Macworld reader Deborah: My Apple ID is associated with my work email which … Continue reading

Macworld’s October Digital Magazine: Your complete guide to Apple Pay

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 magazine. In the October issue The latest issue … Continue reading

The iPhone’s Home button is gone: What’s next to go?

Apple’s never been a company to dwell on the past. In the last year alone, it’s killed off the ability to sync apps to your iOS device via iTunes, the headphone jack on the iPhone 7, and the Home button … Continue reading

AppleCare+: Everything you need to know about Apple’s extended warranty program

Your Apple gear wasn’t cheap. And if you drop your iPhone, your iPad stops turning on one day, or your Mac’s hard drive just ups and dies on you, getting it repaired probably won’t be cheap either. Apple includes a … Continue reading

iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus: Where to buy Apple’s latest smartphone

They’ve arrived: The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are now available. Apple has skipped the standard “S” release and headed straight to prime time with the 8, and there are plenty of new features to make it exciting—including wireless charging, a glass back, … Continue reading

iPhone 8: Unboxing the new iPhone

Apple’s iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus started shipping today. They’re being delivered to anyone who pre-ordered one, and you can also stop by your local Apple store and pick one up. Macworld’s Leah Yamshon got both the iPhone 8 … Continue reading

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10 great, older games that you can still play on iOS 11

The fun won’t end Image by Vlambeer This week’s release of iOS 11 brings a raft of new features and enhancements to iPhones and iPads, but it also does something a bit less pleasant: it makes older, 32-bit apps and … Continue reading

The iPhone 8 has the best smartphone camera, DxOMark says, but iPhone X will probably beat it

The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus might be overshadowed by iPhone X, but there are plenty of reasons to skip the hype and buy one: wireless charging, the A11 Bionic chip, True Tone display, that all-glass design. But according to … Continue reading

Got an iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus? Do these 10 things first

Well, you did it. You pulled the trigger on a shiny new iPhone 8 or 8 Plus. Nice! Before you head out to take a squillion photos or plop it down on your new wireless charging pad, there are a … Continue reading