Keep your smartphone charged for cheap with Amazon’s one-day power bank sale

It’s a great day for powering up your mobile life. Amazon is throwing a one-day sale on RavPower power banks and chargersRemove non-product link. The sale isn’t particularly big, with only five items included, but if you need a mobile battery with a whole lot of charging ports then today’s …

Beneath the fold: The reality about Apple and foldable screens

There’s a new technology on the streets (disclaimer: not actually on the streets yet) and it’s not coming from Apple so please prepare your large, novelty-sized forks to stick into the company. Yes, foldable smartphones are here! Well, not here in the sense you can buy one yet (other than …

Apple fans shouldn’t worry about Samsung’s new phones

Samsung just took the wraps off its latest Galaxy S10 phones, along with an intriguing new folding phone/tablet called the Galaxy Fold. They were all the internet could talk about on Wednesday, and with good reason: there’s some legitimately cool stuff there. But none of them present the existential threat …

Four ways Samsung’s Galaxy S10e blows away the iPhone XR (and four ways it doesn’t)

Apple might be struggling to sell the iPhone XR, but that’s not stopping Samsung from using a similar strategy with the launch of the new Galaxy S10 line. Alongside the usual regular and plus models, Samsung has also released the S10e, which takes—nay rips out—a page from Apple’s playbook. As …

Samsung’s new phones, the latest Apple rumors, and your comments and questions

On this episode of the Macworld Podcast, we talk about analyst Ming Chi-Kuo and his predictions for the Mac, iPhone, Apple Watch, and more. We also talk about Samsung’s announcements today. Plus, we listen to your comments and questions for Jason Cross, Leif Johnson, Roman Loyola, Dan Masaoka, and Michael …

iOS 12.2 beta 3 is available to public beta testers, brings minor interface tweaks

After releasing iOS 12.1.3 with a few minor bugfixes, Apple has has moved on to iOS 12.2. The first beta was released to developers on January 24, 2019, with the first public release following on the 28th. Registered developers can download the iOS beta profile by visiting developer.apple.com/download using the device on …

In two years, the Mac, iPhone, and iPad will be able to run the same apps

Apple announced that the company has no plans to merge iOS and macOS during its Worldwide Developers Conference last year, but it also said it’s working on a way for developers to write apps that work on both operating systems. Project Marzipan, as Apple calls it, wasn’t discussed in much …

Macworld Podcast: Join us on Wednesday, February 20, at 2:30 p.m. Pacific

On this episode of the Macworld Podcast, we talk about analyst Ming Chi-Kuo and his predictions for the Mac, iPhone Apple Watch, and more. We also talk about your comments, and your questions for Jason Cross, Leif Johnson, Roman Loyola, Dan Masaoka, and Michael Simon. This is episode 641. Watch …