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Are environmental sensors coming to the iPhone?

The rumor mill is buzzing with claims that the soon-to-be-released iPhone could be much more aware of the world around it than its predecessors.

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Pixlr's free photo editor goes native on Windows and OS X

Native Windows and Mac versions arrive, but the full-featured editor is still online-only

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What to expect from Apple's September 9 event

In a little more than a week, Apple will unveil its latest products. But what exactly might those be? Dan Moren casts the lots to see what may be in store.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Barely there

In this week’s roundup of new iPhone cases, you’ll find an accessory that sticks to your bike, one that's safe under water, and one that's so thin you’ll hardly notice it.

For the ultimate home cinema, start with NAS

Great home theater is about more than just the biggest, smartest TV and the most sophisticated sound system.

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Virtual TimeClock review: Keep track of your employee's work hours

Virtual TimeClock has an excellent set of tools for tracking the time put in by your company's employees.

When search fails in Outlook

If Outlook throws up its virtual hands when you search for a name or word, corruption may be to blame. Chris Breen offers advice for overcoming it.

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Comic: A history of Apple mice, part two

Macworld and Rich Stevens of Diesel Sweeties present Multitouch Theater, a weekly cartoon about Macs, iOS, and everything in-between. This week: An oral history of Apple mice, part two.

Staying in touch: great ways to save, manage, and recover your iPhone contacts

Never lose touch with your contacts using these handy apps and services.

Appreciating the Apple TV

All Apple TV enthusiasts have dream of a better box, but in the meantime it's not a bad way to enjoy your content and share it with those around you.

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FruitJuice review: Practice good battery health with your MacBook

This little Mac app lets you know when you should and shouldn't plug in your MacBook in order to get the most out of your battery life.

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L.A. cancels iPads-in-the-schools program: a failure of vision, not technology

The Los Angeles school system canceled its iPad deployment because administrators weren't ready for the technology, not because the technology wasn't ready for students.

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BioShock, one of the best shooters of all time, hits iOS -- and it's still great

Hardware-centric tweaks aside, this is the full, classic experience. Just play with a controller if you can.

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Apple to hold press event on September 9

The much anticipated announcement of the company's latest products will kick off at 10 a.m. Pacific on September 9, in Cupertino.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Old games, new life

This week's roundup includes new and updated apps from three much-loved franchises: BioShock, Pac-Man, and Star Wars. We've also got finance and video apps, if you have any time left over after gaming.