Jason CrossStaff Writer, Macworld

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I have written professionally about technology for my entire adult professional life - about 20 years. I aim to figure out how complicated technology works and explain it in a way anyone can understand.

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Macworld Podcast: Join us on Wednesday, June 20, at 10 a.m. Pacific

iOS 12 emergency services, iPhone rumors, Apple Music vs. Tidal. We also talk about various other Apple news and feature your comments and questions.

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Best Father’s Day gifts for tech enthusiasts

Dad is, well...dad. But have we got the perfect Father’s Day gift suggestions for you!

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Major Google News overhaul starts rolling out today on web, Android, and iOS

Google is overhauling its News app and web presence, making it easier to find the news that matters to you from the sources you trust.

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Best Android phones 2018: What should you buy?

Picking an Android phone can be difficult, but we're here to help. These are the top Android phones you should consider bringing home.

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HP Omen 17 (2017) review: You get a lot of gaming laptop for the money

An updated design fixes some flaws in last year’s Omen gaming laptop, but the real selling point is still its great value.

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Samsung Galaxy S8: Everything you need to know, all in one place

This is your one-stop shop for Galaxy S8 specs, reviews, information, videos, and more.

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Here's how the Pixel 2 can be the best phone of 2017

Now that we've gotten a good look at the Galaxy S8 and LG G6, we still think the Pixel 2 can be the phone to beat in 2017. Here's what it needs.

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Smartphone camera shootout: LG G6 vs Samsung Galaxy S8

The Samsung Galaxy S8 does a lot of great things, but the LG G6 retains its Best Smartphone Camera crown.

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Smartphone camera showdown: Google Pixel vs. LG G6

It's a tight race, but LG takes the Best Smartphone Camera crown from Google.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 review: The best phone ever made, only smaller

The Galaxy S8 is every bit as great as its plus-sized brother. It's just smaller, and less expensive.

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Hands on with the Galaxy S8 and S8+, the phones that do everything

I never thought I would love holding a 6.2-inch phone, but here we are.

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Gboard 6.1 beta refines voice input, GIF search

The best Android keyboard just keeps getting better.

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See the Xperia XZ Premium's insane 960fps slo motion video mode in action

Proud of your phone's 240fps slow motion mode? The Xperia XZ Premium makes it look like a toy.

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Huawei Watch 2 hands on: Another chunky Android Wear 2 sports watch

The elegant dress watch appeal of the original Huawei Watch is gone, and in its place is a plasticky sports watch.

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Hands on with the Moto G5 and G5 Plus: Almost like budget Nexus phones

Motorola's new super-affordable phones are making a run at the "best budget phone" crown again.