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Apple’s slipping iTunes sales prove streaming is the future

The company doesn’t break out music sales, but reports indicate downloads are falling fast.

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Rite Aid stores block Apple Pay, Google Wallet payments

Payments were accepted at Apple Pay's launch on Monday, but appear to have been blocked by the retailer.

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iPad Air 2 teardown reveals mystery NFC chip

Cracking open Apple's latest tablet reveals a secret.

Ask the iTunes Guy: Special iTunes 12 edition

iTunes 12 has significantly changed the way you manage your media, and that's led a lot of people to ask the iTunes Guy for answers.

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Make the most of your Mac by adding NAS

Pair your Mac with NAS to save time and reduce stress through easier downloads, improved organization, smoother backups, and more.

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Bugs & Fixes: Solving a Yosemite post-install disaster

Ted Landau details the detective work he undertook to ferret out a single item that caused havoc with Yosemite on his older Mac Pro.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Belt, pouch, or bumper?

This week’s roundup of new iPhone cases has something for every occasion, whether you want to go for a run, buy a quick snack at the nearest convenience store, or simply enjoy your handset comfortably seated on your couch.

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5 ways Facebook’s Rooms stands apart from the anonymous app pack

Branch founder Josh Miller joined Facebook to improve conversations. The result is the new iOS app Rooms.

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iTunes 12 introduces new look, less intuitive interface

iTunes 12 brings significant changes to the interface, not all of which make it easier to play and manage your media.

For the ultimate home cinema, start with NAS

Great home theater is about more than just the biggest, smartest TV and the most sophisticated sound system.

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You Should Play: Crush enemies in the mysterious endless-action game Helix

What's the best way to get rid of bugs? If this endless charmer is any indication, you'll simply spin circles around them.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Fun and games

This week's roundup of new releases features games for jocks, games for fantasy fans, and apps for dancing, getting in shape, and storing your favorite photos.

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Christian Bale to play Steve Jobs because the Steve Jobs bio-pics must never end

But, hey, at least Christian Bale is a very good actor.

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Continuity and Spotlight highlight the need to closely examine where our data goes

SMS forwarding is great on its face, but it could weaken two-factor authentication schemes—and that's not the only problem.

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Ello makes its ad-free promise a legal one, too

The fast-growing social network makes its manifesto a legal document to prevent future profits from user data.