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How Minecraft unlocks creativity and collaboration in classrooms

Microsoft's smash sandbox is expanding to more schools, and teachers claim real benefits.

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How to merge iPhoto and Photo libraries on a Mac

A reader has enormous photo libraries, and wants to merge and trim them while archiving parts.


Pixelmania: It keeps getting better

You should buy five of them.

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Logitech to release an Alexa skill for its Harmony Hub-based universal remote controls

Own an Echo and a Logitech Harmony Hub-based universal remote? You can now control your entertainment system with voice commands.


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Get fake rich making fake videos in the really tedious PewDiePie's Tuber Simulator

If YouTube stardom is nothing but ticking timers and video ads, then count us out.

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Apple issues macOS Sierra 10.12.1 update

The 1.25GB update includes several bug fixes and improvements.

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Apple releases watchOS 3.1 update

Bug fixes and improvements for the Apple Watch.

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Apple Watch Nike+ hits the ground running on Oct. 28

Apple and Nike partnered to make a running-focused edition of the Apple Watch Series 2, which will be available around the world this Friday.

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Portrait Camera now available for iPhone 7 as Apple releases iOS 10.1 update

There’s plenty of other reasons to install the update, even if you’re not an iPhone 7 user.

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Photo shootout: We tested Portrait mode with an iPhone 7 Plus fashion shoot

Just for fun, we pushed Portrait mode to the limit and compared the results to a DSLR. The results made our photographer jealous.

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How to watch the MLB playoffs and World Series without cable

Don't miss a postseason pitch, read our cord-cutter's guide to the 2016 MLB playoffs and the World Series.


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The Week in iPhone and iPad cases: Hex's backpack has a compartment for your iPad and... your sneakers?

This week's roundup of new iPhone and iPad cases brings us Hex's Sneaker Backpack, a pack that can store all of your Apple gear and then some.

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$85 billion AT&T, Time Warner deal under scrutiny from politicians, consumer groups

The plan by AT&T to acquire Time Warner for US$85.4 billion has come under the microscope of U.S. politicians and public interest groups that are concerned about the antitrust implications of the mega-deal.

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How to troubleshoot a swollen Photos cache folder

A reader uses a macOS Photos library stored on an external drive, but his startup disk has a bloated cache.


Why the Internet broke and you couldn't do anything about it

The Dyn DDoS attack is like a war in heaven. Mortals beware.