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Pokémon Go Plus improves the grind, but it can be obnoxious

Boosting inventories and hatching eggs faster: it's like a wearable cheat code.

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Unlocking a Mac with an Apple Watch requires two-factor, not two-step, iCloud protection—what?

How to unlock your Mac running macOS Sierra with your Apple Watch running watchOS 3, even if you get an error about needing two-factor authentication instead of two-step verification. Don't worry. It's not as confusing as it sounds.

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Apple Watch Series 2 review: A faster, brighter fitness machine

Apple's second-generation watch doubles down on fitness with GPS, water-resistance, a dual-core processor, and super-bright display.

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The best online backup service for securely encrypting your data

Every hosted backup solution manages encrypted storage a little differently. We look at who gives subscribers the keys to the castle.

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7 hidden features in macOS Sierra you may have missed

There’s a lot more going on in Sierra than you think.

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Nest Cam Outdoor review: Nest goes outside with a fully weatherized security camera

Advanced security and ease of use worthy of the Nest Cam name.

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Burying the lede: The headphone non-issue

Survey says nobody likes iPhones. Also some other things.

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The Week in iOS Apps: NBA 2K17 hits the hardwood

This week's roundup features the unveiling of this year's edition of one of our favorite iOS game franchises: NBA 2K.

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Well, I never! iOS 10's voicemail transcription has a potty mouth

Anyone who has looked at automatically-generated subtitles on YouTube can tell you that asking a computer to describe what a human says can lead to hilarious results. Now, Apple has brought that to iOS 10 with support for transcribing voicemails.

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Apple releases iOS update to fix headphone audio controls

iOS 10.0.2 is now available.

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Following Pandora, iHeartRadio reveals new premium radio and on-demand music streaming

iHeartRadio is going head-to-head with Spotify but hopes its expertise in Internet radio will give it an edge.

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Apple's Siri-powered Amazon Echo rival reportedly hits the prototype phase

It's not ready yet, but a report from Bloomberg says Apple's Echo rival is now in the prototype and testing phase.

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iTranslate 10 review: Offline and voice conversation, but only for paid subscribers

iOS app offers offline, voice conversation, and website translation.

How to resurrect a Fusion Drive from a destroyed Mac

When an iMac is physically damaged, how do you get the data from its Fusion Drive.