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Snowden docs show CIA's attempts to hack Apple devices

Documents leaked by Edward Snowden detail how the CIA repeatedly tried to crack the security in Mac OS X and iOS applications.

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Taking Apple Watch for a run? Don't forget your iPhone

The Watch relies on the phone for many of its fitness features.

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Welcome to the Mac: Revisiting OS X's welcome movies

After an eBay purchase and a long dance to install Tiger, Christopher Phin was rewarded with the charming "welcome" movies he'd forgotten all about.

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Labels say 'no' to Apple on cheap streaming music, consider capping Spotify

As artists get skittish about the rise of streaming music, the record industry reconsiders how much its tunes are really worth.

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LaCie announces USB Type-C mobile drives to match Apple's 12-inch MacBook

Need an external hard drive to go with that fancy new 12-inch MacBook you've got your eye on? LaCie's got you covered.

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Apple secures Safari against FREAK attacks

Apple has patched the FREAK flaw in both OS X and iOS, issuing updates for both operating systems to protect users of its Safari browser.

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FriendFeed will finally shut down on April 9

Wait, FriendFeed was still running? Yeah, we were surprised too.

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Apple Watch will fight obsolescence with a replaceable battery

Battery longevity could be a problem for Apple Watch users, but at least there's a replacement plan in the works.

Insecurity blanket: Apple Pay doesn't solve society's ills

Apple did not fix problems inherent to the credit card business so it must pay.

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Cities Skylines review: This is the SimCity you were looking for

Cities: Skylines somehow lives up to the unfair expectations heaped upon it, presenting one of the best city builders in years.

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Lawmakers ask Uber, Lyft, and Sidecar to check driver fingerprints

The eight members of Congress say measures taken so far to screen drivers do not take advantage of all the available tools

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Thunderbolted: USB-C is our new connection overlord. Get used to it.

In with the new, and out with the...everything else.

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China's wealthy expected to crave the Apple Watch

China will be among the first markets where the Apple Watch launches.