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Apple joins Code.org's education push with a week of in-store workshops

Apple Stores around the country will hold workshops and events to teach basic programming to youngsters.

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Why the iPad is anything but doomed

Despite news of declining iPad sales, Ted Landau sees a bright future for Apple's mobile devices.

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Microsoft Excel for iOS review: Create and edit spreadsheets on any device, at no cost

If you're looking for a powerful spreadsheet app for iOS that makes it seamless to work between a Mac, a Windows machine, and any number of iOS or Windows Phone devices, Excel for iOS is for you.

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Microsoft PowerPoint for iOS review: Presenter View feature makes the subscription version worth it

This updated presentation tool gives Keynote a run for its money.

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Microsoft Word for iOS review: This classic word processor shines on every device

Microsoft's most recent update offers free editing for all, adds Dropbox integration, and now includes an app for your iPhone that you can use to create and edit documents.

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The Week in iPad Cases: Book-bound folio cases and Trapper Keeper-inspired storage

This week’s roundup of new iPad cases features cases with extra storage pockets for your other gear, book cases for book fans, and trendy patterns.

Power has driven him mad: Mark Zuckerberg's crazy talk

People love ads! Apple should totally use ads!

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Want to disguise your phone? Try an ice cream sandwhich

This week’s roundup of new iPhone cases touches upon a few interesting themes, from the world of food to that of fashion—with some classic options in between.

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Facebook gives Slingshot a second try with some familiar features

The latest version of Facebook’s ephemeral photo-messaging app gets a reboot, but it still needs work.

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Apple asks court to dismiss iTunes DRM case after curious plaintiff twist

It turns out that the class-action plaintiffs may never have owned iPods affected by DRM.

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Today's Hot Deals: Dell Inspiron Laptop for $500, an Acer Aspire Switch for $280, and more

Take a look at these great deals, including a Dell touchscreen PC for $630 and a 42" JVC HDTV for $299.

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Finder labels too subtle? Create garish folder icons instead

If you can no longer easily spot items with OS X's subtle dotted labels applied to them, here's a technique for making your folders far more noticeable.

Ask the iTunes Guy: Ripping CDs in 2014, streaming music from Mac to stereo

Kirk McElhearn returns to discuss all things iTunes including ripping CDs when you Mac doesn't have a CD player, syncing both iTunes Match and local music, and TV show playback options.