Caitlin McGarryStaff Writer, Macworld

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Apple Watch 2 may stand on its own with Wi-Fi chip and FaceTime camera

Waiting for the next-generation Apple Watch doesn't sound like a bad idea if these new features are any indication.

Apple reportedly yanks Monster's MFi license in the wake of Beats lawsuit

The Cupertino company doesn't mess around when it comes to legal tangles.

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Review: Sensoria's smart socks are a futuristic novelty that no runner really needs

Intelligent clothing promises to improve your athletic performance, but practical solutions like fitness trackers and running apps are more useful.

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Auto-playing videos come for your Twitter feed

Videos, Vines, and GIFs will play automatically on mute in Twitter for iOS and on the web.

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Instacast fans will have to find a new podcast app

Instacast, the popular Mac and iOS podcast player, is shutting down due to financial issues.

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Why iOS 9's ad-blocking is bad news for Google

Ad-blocking software is coming to Safari this fall, and companies who make buckets of money on ads stand to lose a lot.

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FAQ: Everything you need to know about the Apple Watch

Got Apple Watch questions? Come on in.

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These 10 amazing watchOS 2 features will make Apple Watch worth buying

Apple Watch needed some software fixes that watchOS 2 promises to deliver.

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Apple Music turns iTunes into a streaming service

The new app debuts June 30 with social and radio features to set it apart from Spotify.

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Apple replaces Passbook with Wallet as Apple Pay expands to U.K.

The British invasion is planned for July.

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Why your favorite stores still don't support Apple Pay

CurrentC commitments and concerns over cost are keeping the nation's top retailers from signing on to support Apple Pay.

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WWDC 2015 preview: 5 huge announcements we expect from Apple on June 8

The latest versions of iOS and OS X will take the spotlight at Apple's annual developers conference, but expect to see a refreshed Apple TV and Beats Music, too.

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The first 5 HomeKit accessories are finally here

Start building your iOS-powered house with the first wave of HomeKit-compatible devices.

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Apple might let you reserve a watch online to buy in-store this month

Reports indicate the watch is nearly ready for its debut on Apple Store shelves.

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Typo's BlackBerry-style iPhone cases are officially off the market

After a year-long battle with BlackBerry, Typo agrees to stop selling its QWERTY cases for iPhones.