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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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66% off KMASHI 15000mAh External Battery Power Bank - Deal Alert

KMASHI's 15,000mAh power bank can charge any 2 smartphones, tablets or USB devices simultaneously at high speed, and several times over without needing to be recharged. With the current 66% discount you can buy it on Amazon for just $17.

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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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20% off Micca Speck G2 1080p Full-HD Ultra Portable Digital Media Player - Deal Alert

The Micca Speck G2 provides playback of all popular photo, music, and video formats up to 1080p Full-HD resolution on any TV, as well as composite AV output for use with analog TVs. Highly rated, and currently discounted 20% on Amazon.

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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.

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Oppo Sonica Wi-Fi Speaker: Oppo's first wireless speaker hits a high note

This is easily the best-sounding wireless speaker we've heard that's priced less than $300.

How to repair Windows 10's Master Boot Record

You should know how to repair your Master Boot Record, because if ransomware or some other disaster bricks your PC, you just might be able to save it. Here’s how.

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AT&T will acquire Time Warner for $85.4B in content play

AT&T said it will acquire Time Warner for US$85.4 billion, reflecting a continuing trend for the consolidation of communications and media companies.

Google's Chromebook End Of Life Policy Gives Your Laptop Five Years to Live

Older Chromebooks will lose support after five years, if Google’s Chromebook End of Life Policy has its way. Here’s what to expect as the dreaded date nears.


Punditsplaining: Why the iPhone-beating Pixel is awesome

You need to understand this, OK?