Jason SnellSenior VP, Editorial Director, Macworld Follow me on Google+

Jason oversees all editorial operations for TechHive, PCWorld, and Macworld. He has reviewed every major Apple product of the last few years, including the original iPhone and iPad as well as every major version of Mac OS X.

IPod Touch (late 2009)

The launch of the original iPod touch in late 2007, in the aftermath of a summer of sheer iPhone frenzy, was anticlimactic. The new device was hobbled by its...

Ramp Champ for IPhone

If you don't start to smell the popcorn after a few minutes playing Ramp Champ, the new Skee ball-inspired game from The Iconfactory and DS Media Labs, you're...

Apple's Music Event, in Holiday Colors

Media and user reaction to Wednesday's Apple "Rock and roll" event has been pretty much what it is for most Apple events: full of shock that unlikely rumors...

Live Update: Apple’s Rock & Roll Event

The Macworld team will be liveblogging as Apple hosts an invitation-only event in San Francisco. Apple offered no details about the event, though the e-mail invitation displays one of Apple’s trademark silhouette figures dancing with iPod in hand.

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3D Camera for IPhone

I admit it: I keep a pair of 20-year-old 3-D glasses I got from a comic book in my desk drawer. I brought them to work back in 1997 when the Mars Pathfinder...

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Luxor for IPhone

There is apparently no end to the number of games based on the concept of shooting marbles, moving marbles, or making marbles disappear. I spent a lot of time...

The Future of Smartphones

Next week we'll have a special Macworld Podcast focusing on the aftermath of Apple's forthcoming music event in San Francisco. But for this week, we change it up...

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Baseball Games for the IPhone

I've had a love-hate relationship with baseball video games since I was a kid playing MicroLeague Baseball on the Apple II. I love the stats-based games, but the...

Snow Leopard's New Math

I did OK in math. Took a year of calculus in college. Got a B and two A's, if I recall correctly. (It's all about getting a good professor.) But math is not my...

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Snow Leopard: The In-depth Review

Apple has spent the last decade building and improving Mac OS X, fusing the classic Mac OS and technology acquired from Steve Jobs's Next into an impressive...

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Inside Snow Leopard's Under-the-hood Additions

Snow Leopard features several new under-the-hood technologies that, at first glance, might seem to be of interest only to Mac software developers. But those...

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Review: Mac OS X Snow Leopard

Snow Leopard, Apple's lowest-priced OS update in eight years, is a great value, and the biggest no-brainer of an upgrade since Mac OS X 10.1.

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Blighty Angry at Snow Leopard Exchange Rate

Apple's exchange-rate math has ruffled the feathers of some British Mac fans who are taking umbrage at the cost of Snow Leopard in the UK.

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Parallels Releases Switch to Mac Bundle

Striving to provide an all-in-one-retail-box solution to Windows users who want to switch to the Mac, Parallels announced Tuesday that it's releasing a new...

Apple: AT&T Didn't Ask Us to Reject Google Voice

In a posting Friday to its Web site, Apple provided several intriguing details about its App Store approval processes, all in response to questions from the U.S...

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