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Cortana for iOS beta arrives (but it isn't for everyone)

Only 2000 testers will be able to use the beta of Microsoft's virtual assistant for iOS. The rest of us will have to wait until the official public release.

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Five easy ways to get your iPhone photos onto your Mac

When it comes to importing photos you took on your iPhone, you have plenty of options.

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Report: Apple makes big improvements to App Store search results

Recent changes to the App Store's search algorithm means more relevant results, TechCrunch reports.


Google buys iOS video app developer Fly Labs

Fly Labs will join the Google Photos team, opening up some intriguing video editing possibilities for future versions of Google's photography apps.

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'Who's Down?' is Google's new app for meeting up with your friends

The free, invitation-only app for iOS and Android may make it easier to meet up with your friends IRL.

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Leaked screenshots purportedly show Apple Music app for Android

The leaked screens show various parts of the app, such as the For You screen and Beats One.

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Report: Apple will replace Retina MacBook Pro screens with bad coating

Has the anti-reflective coating on your Retina MacBook Pro taken a beating for no good reason? If so, Apple is reportedly offering a free fix.

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How to take screenshots on your Mac

OS X comes with some powerful and useful tools for taking screenshots. Here's how to master them.

iOS 9 bug makes several apps appear zoomed in for some iPhone 6s users

The issue crops up after migrating from an iPhone 5, 5s, and 5c to an iPhone 6s.

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Rose Gold a hot seller as iPhone 6s preorders start

Apple's website reportedly experienced some hiccups, however, as the masses rushed to place their orders for Apple's latest and greatest.

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Hands on: Paper by FiftyThree comes to your pocket with iPhone support

FiftyThree's popular sketching app comes to the iPhone at long last—and learns a few new tricks along the way.

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How to close apps on your iPhone or iPad

Sometimes, stuff goes wrong. Here's how to shut down a misbehaving app.

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Survey: People really like watching TV shows on their Apple devices

According to Adobe, most people use paid streaming TV services on Apple gear.

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How to track down a lost iPhone

We’ll step you through setting up and using Find My iPhone, and what to do if your phone ever does go missing. Prepare for this tech nightmare now before it happens to you.

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Rumors: New Apple TV to debut September 9th, ship in October

Recent reports suggest that the next-gen Apple TV will arrive in October for under $200.