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Apple Pencil 2 might be coming this spring, along with a new 10.5-inch iPad Pro

The second-generation Apple Pencil could incorporate magnets, wireless charging, and iPhone and Magic Trackpad support.

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Nintendo's Fire Emblem Heroes looks sharp, but will it survive the freemium transition?

A cult favorite role-player is Nintendo's next iOS release—with big changes in tow.

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EU antitrust regulators praise audiobooks deal from Apple, Amazon

Antitrust regulators from the European Union have welcomed an agreement between Apple and Amazon and Audible to end exclusivity deals for audiobooks.

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China Oceanwide, IDG Capital agree to acquire IDG, publisher of PCWorld and Macworld

China Oceanwide Holdings Group and China-based IDG Capital have agreed to acquire tech journalism pioneer International Data Group, publisher of PCWorld, Computerworld, and hundreds of other tech publications worldwide.

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Mac, Linux malware discovered targeting biomedical research

A Mac malware that’s been spying on biomedical industry may have been circulating undetected for years, according to new research.

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LinkedIn's redesigned website isn't a cluttered mess anymore

LinkedIn’s desktop interface is getting a fresh coat of paint. The professional social network unveiled Thursday the largest overhaul to the desktop version of its website since the service launched.

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A thousand wrongs for every right: Apple praise comes with baggage

Sometimes in a rush to detail Apple's failings, mistakes get made.

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A drive and a partition: How to understand the difference when erasing Mac disks

When you want to format a hard drive, it helps to know the difference between a partition and a drive.

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How Apple can bring the Touch Bar and Touch ID to desktop Macs

If the Touch Bar really can’t ever be used except on your laptop’s built-in keyboard, it's hard to see it becoming a Mac staple.

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Apple updates GarageBand and Logic Pro X with iCloud File Sharing and Touch Bar support

You can now share projects between Apple's two music editing apps.

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iPhone 8 rumors: New depth sensors to power facial recognition and AR

Rumors are already swirling about the “revolutionary” 2017 iPhone. Here’s all the latest.

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Podcast 542: They’re always listening

Guest Jonathan Zdziarski talks about how to secure your data and communications in iOS and macOS.

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The Week in iOS Accessories: Cool cases

This week we include the best new cases in our roundup. See new offerings from Twelve South, elago, and more!

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Satechi Aluminum USB 3.0 Hub + Card Reader review: Easy access to USB 3 ports for your Mac

Tired of the “Mac reach around”? This hub could be what you need.

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Angry Birds Blast isn't explosively fun, but it's not bad either

Rovio's latest entry continues the trend of adequate, uninspiring spinoffs.