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What to do when OS X asks for an old Apple ID

A reader wants to stop prompts on his hand-me-down computers from asking for his Apple ID instead of that of the current family member using it.

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from April 2016

Tactical role-playing, dungeon blasting, and sausage flipping: We've got options.

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How to control when and how your Web browser shares your location

Safari, Firefox, and Chrome can give out your whereabouts, but you can prefer to not opt in.

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7 ways to keep your dying Android phone or iPhone alive

So there you are, running from meeting to meeting on a particularly busy day when you suddenly notice your iPhone or Android phone’s battery gauge is deep in the red. These tips will help staunch the bleeding.

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Someone got Windows 95 running on an Apple Watch, because of course they would

Windows 95 on an Apple Watch isn't exactly practical, but it looks like a fun way to relive the 90s on your wrist.

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The Week in iPad Cases: New folios for the iPad Pro

This week's roundup of new iPad cases features a few new folios for the iPad Pro, from Incase—Incipio, Patchworks, and more.

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Start making sense: In your Apple criticism

Criticism is fine, but ranting isn't helpful.

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The week in Apple news: Apple's Q2 results, Apple Watch 2 rumors, CareKit apps, and more

Apple headlines for the week ending April 29, 2016.

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The Week in iOS apps: Sure, play a mean pinball

This week's roundup includes two new games that bring the pleasure of pinball to your iOS device.

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How to customize the Apple TV (fourth-generation) home screen

Make the Apple TV home screen your own by customizing the top row, app order, and folders.

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Google begins beta test of Trips, a new travel companion app

The app is in a limited trial with Local Guides participants, but screenshots give us hints about what Google is working on.

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FCC wireless auction hits spectrum target, paving the way for fast, reliable 5G

Television stations have volunteered to sell off 126MHz of 'beach front' wireless spectrum to mobile carriers in an ongoing U.S. Federal Communications Commission auction, potentially bringing higher speeds and more reliable networks to customers.

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Imagining a totally wireless MacBook or iPhone

Someday one port will seem like one port too many.

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Biz Stone's Jelly app relaunches, promising to revolutionize search

Twitter cofounder Biz Stone takes a second shot with Jelly, which he described as a failure in its first iteration.

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Supreme Court approves rule change that expands FBI computer search powers

The Supreme Court has adopted amendments to a rule to give judges the authority to issue warrants to remotely search computers whose locations are concealed using technology.