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Hand-on with Capo and Capo touch: Get ready to rock

Do you love learning new songs? Capo can make that process even easier. We took a peek at SuperMegaUltraGroovy's new Mac and iOS versions of the software.

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iTunes Extras for HD movies arrive on Mac, Apple TV; this fall on iOS

Apple released an iTunes update that allow access to online iTunes Extras; a recent Apple TV software update also enables them on the big screen.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Blockbuster games

Two of the biggest games around--Badlands and Candy Crush Saga--both get updates this week. Plus, a very, very, silly game makes its debut.

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Apple updates environmental progress for 2014

The company released its annual Environmental Responsibility Report, detailing some of the improvements it's made in the past year, as well as the challenges it faces.

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Samsung has a bad quarter. Cue the spin!

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Western Digital My Passport Pro review: A hefty portable RAID

The 4TB My Passport Pro is really geared towards a niche group of consumers: those who need large capacities, with a software RAID and a Thunderbolt connection.

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How to blur moving objects with Motion 5

Don't make the mistake of exposing too much in your videos. Chris Breen shows how to mask the naughty bits.

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Osmo review: Hands-on iPad games with real pieces give kids new ways to play

Osmo provides tangrams, word games, and physics puzzlers with real-world pieces for your child to touch and grasp.

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Parallels Access 2 review: Control your Mac (or PC) from your iPad or iPhone

Parallels Access 2 lets you view and control your Mac or Windows computer from any iOS device. It's a nice upgrade over the original version, though its subscription-based pricing makes it less appealing than some competitors.

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Equilibrium 1.0 review: One set of menu bar controls for iTunes and streaming music

When you're listening to your music, Equilibrium gives you controls that work with iTunes, Spotify, Rdio, and Vox.

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Cloud storage vs. external hard drives: Which really offers the best bang for your buck?

We break down the cost per gigabyte for different ranges of storage. The answer may surprise you.

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Wearables Right or Wrong? Smartwatches and traditional watches will never merge

In Episode 8 of his weekly video show, Jon Phillips riffs on Apple's not-so-luxurious iWatch plans, the opposing goals of smartwatches and wristwatches, and vexing Android Wear navigation.

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Life after Aperture and iPhoto: What to do with your image library

Not sure what you should do with your iPhoto and Aperture library when both apps get the axe next year? Here's what you need to know about migrating from Apple’s (almost) discontinued photo applications.

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Skitch is a multi-purpose editing tool for doodling on any document

Use it for work. Use it to highlight points of interest on a map. Or use it to doodle all over a picture and share it with your friends.

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The Week in Mac Accessories: Lockdown

Our latest roundup of gear for your Mac includes a way to ensure that your Mac Pro doesn't walk away, plus bags, storage solutions, batteries, and more.