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The Week in Mac Accessories: Woodcrafted wonders and USB-C cables

This week's roundup includes Monoprice's first batch of USB-C cables, plus a couple of new products from Grovemade, whose woodcrafted accessories for Mac add luxury and class to a product that already has plenty of both.

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Use an external SSD to make an old Mac feel new (without cracking it open)

When internal surgery of a Mac isn't in the cards, an external SSD can rejuvenate a slow machine.

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How to move your website to a new host

If you run a website, there may come a time when you want to move it to a different host. Here’s how to pull it off without a hitch, and move your personal email too.

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6 smart LED bulbs tested: We name the best and brightest for lighting your connected home

Color-tunable lighting makes for a striking home environment, but the upfront investment can be substantial. We’ll help you pick the right bulb for your needs.

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Monoprice undercuts Apple with $10 USB-C cables

When it's time to connect your new MacBook to hard drives, displays, and gadgets, Apple's pricey USB-C adapters aren't the only game in town.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Logoist 2, Affinity Designer, Mocha Keyboard, and more

This week's roundup of new Mac apps is jam packed with great design tools, music programs, and photo apps—plus a finance app thrown in for good measure.

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Amazon wins again! Without even shipping anything!

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HBO Now's contract-free, stand-alone streaming comes to iOS and Apple TV today

You can sign up for HBO Now at this very moment.

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Apple wants you to buy an Apple Watch online after you try it on in-store

Apple Stores are getting makeovers to prep for Apple Watch appointments, but buying a watch online will be your best bet.

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Twitter’s 'Quote Tweet' revamp leaves more room for your thoughts

Twitter starts embedding tweets with lengthier comments attached, and in doing so could change the way we use the social network.

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3 ways a $70 scanner can change your life

A portable, USB-powered scanner doesn't take up a lot of room, but can make a huge difference for all kinds of projects.

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Star Wars saga making high-definition digital download debut this week

Leading up to Star Wars Episode VII and Star Wars Battlefront, Disney is bringing all six films to your favorite digital download store for the very first time.

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Pixel perfect: The golden age of icons was 32x32

Back when every pixel played an integral part in the story, Christopher Phin would craft his own icons for fun,