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Mac Gems: Denied auto-skips annoying songs in Spotify, Rdio, and iTunes

You know that one song that sends you lunging for the skip button every time? Denied can skip it for you.

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Autodesk entices schools and students with free, renewable three-year licenses

A free offer to use products like AutoCAD, 3ds Max, and Maya should excite art and design schools, and that's just what Autodesk wants.

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The Week in iPad Cases: Leather, eco-friendly, and trendy designs

In this week’s roundup of new iPad cases, you’ll find protective solutions made from both traditional leather and innovative eco-friendly materials—always, of course, with an emphasis on style and trendy patterns.

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Apple faces trial in decade-old iTunes DRM lawsuit

Plaintiffs complain that Apple married iTunes music with iPod players, and they want $350 million in damages.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Screen protectors, festive designs, and mounts

This week’s roundup of new iPhone cases brings you screen protection, festive holiday cases, and functional alternatives when your iPhone is not in your pocket.

House of Cards Season 3 will hit on February 27, making it Netflix's biggest original series

As the political thriller's success continues, the company has more reason than ever to produce new original content, some already in the works.

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Cyber Monday Deals: HP Pavilion for $329, Dell UltraSharp Monitor for just $332, and more

Get the most out of Cyber Monday with these hot deals from TechBargains.

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'IT's locked me out!' Dealing with mandated password change

Effective or not, many IT departments insist that you change your password every 90 days. Here's how to do it as painlessly as possible.

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Net neutrality: Five myths, and the real facts

No matter how you feel about net neutrality, these five myths only make the issue more confusing. We tease out the truth beneath the rhetoric.

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BBEdit 11 review: More productive for coders and writers alike

The veteran text editor isn't resting on its laurels

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Hiku review: This tiny scanner is the ultimate tool for creating grocery-store shopping lists

A good shopping list will save you money at the grocery store by keeping you focused on what you need, so you can avoid impulse buys.

Reality challenged: Remember those predictions Tim Cook would be fired?

Turns out someone's losing their jobs, it just isn't anyone at Apple.

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ScreenFlow 5 review: The Mac's best screencasting app gets better with iOS capture

The newest version of this best-in-class tool lets you use your Mac to record the screen of your iPhone or iPad, complete with touch callouts.