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U2 releases new, full album 'Songs of Innocence' for free exclusively on Apple's iTunes

All half billion-plus iTunes users are getting U2's 'Songs of Innocence' for absolutely nothing.

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Apple Pay aims to replace your wallet with an iPhone

Apple’s new iPhones will use built-in NFC radio antennas to let you pay for purchases at the cash register.

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Meet Apple Watch, the new Apple smartwatch with a clever new navigation scheme

Apple's new $350 wearable supports mobile Apple Pay payments and a raft of health and exercise features. But its most novel feature may be the "Digital Crown" navigation interface.

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iOS 8 to launch on September 17

The company's new mobile operating system will come preinstalled on new iPhones and be available as a free updates for existing users.

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Apple introduces iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Apple's smartphone gets bigger and biggerer.

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Tweet storm: Follow Apple's big event, 140 characters at a time

What will Tim Cook announce at Apple's fall event? An iPhone? Two iPhones? Two iPhones and an iPod Shuffle?

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The Week in Mac Apps: Suspension of disbelief

In this week’s roundup of new and updated Mac apps, we bring you ways to keep your drive clean, draw like a pro, and finally finish that movie you’ve always dreamt of writing.

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Sprint, T-Mobile out competing trade-in programs ahead of new iPhone 6 debut

Ahead of Tuesday's iPhone 6 launch, both Sprint and T-Mobile are looking to lure you away from your current carrier with attractive device trade-in deals.

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LaCie 2big Thunderbolt 2 review: Updated drive can't take full advantage of its fastest connection

The performance capability of Thunderbolt 2 is lost on an external storage solution sporting two HDD's.

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Apple denied retrial in Samsung patent case

The court also denied most of Apple's other motions

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You should see the other guys: How smartphones have advanced since the last iPhone update

We've made an entire circuit around the globe since the last time Tim Cook unveiled a new smartphone. What have other phone makers been doing since then? And how will that inform what Apple announces at Tuesday's big event?

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Apple CarPlay ships first in Ferrari sports cars

Now that a Ferrari has been released with the latest in Apple's smartphone-car integration technology, you're ready to buy, right?

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Swarm updates leaderboards to rank check-ins by location type

Check-in to more coffee shops than your friends, earn a golden sticker.

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