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Facebook finally adds support for animated GIFs

For years the social network opted not to host animated gifs out of fear that it would make the platform "too chaotic." But as gifs become a more integral part of the web, Facebook has finally caught on.

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Apple's mysterious vans reportedly collecting Maps data for Street View rival

Apple wants to challenge Google on maps accuracy, but is it too late?

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The Week in iOS Apps: Google Photos, Pixelmator offer new and improved photo options for iOS

This week's roundup of apps includes one new offering, Google Photos, and a veteran, Pixelmator, that make it easy and cheap to store and edit your pics in iOS.

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Siri will save you when the Messages bug strikes, Apple says

Apple still needs to release a software update to fix the issue, but this workaround will do the trick in the meantime.

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Iceland and beyond: Exploring offshore web hosting

Although a local web hosting provider might be your first thought, hosting your website abroad can improve security and performance.

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How Google took a page from Apple to secure Android Pay

Android Pay is incredibly similar to Apple Pay, and not just the name.

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How to make Apple Watch battery last longer

Running out of juice during the day? Here are some ways to manage and increase battery life.

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Google Photos' algorithm makes the manual sorting of images a quaint pastime

Who has time to organize digital photos? Google shows a better way, provided you can live with some compression.

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How to design an environmentally friendly website

Reducing your carbon footprint can be as simple as changing the background color of your website, or taking the time to clear out unused files. Here's how to make your site more efficient while having a positive impact on the environment.

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How to set up family sharing in Photos

Create a photo library that everyone in your family can access.

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Your complete guide to every Apple TV channel, A to Z

We break down all the Apple TV apps: what you'll find there, how much you'll pay for a subscription, and which cable provider logins are supported.

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Essential apps and gear for taking your iPhone camping

Even if you're venturing outdoors to disconnect from your digital life, your iPhone can be a handy sidekick, or even a lifesaver.

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Apple needs to fire a big shot in the photo wars

Free, unlimited photo storage is a lot to ask, but Apple needs to do something to compete with Amazon and Google.

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Apple acquires Metaio with a view to augmented reality

The German company has supplied the visual interface technology to retailers and others

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Google Photos and Google Cardboard bring new experiences to the App Store

Unlimited photo storage, yay! Cardboard virtual reality headsets, hmmm.