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You Should Play: Run Sackboy! Run! distills LittleBigPlanet's charm into a fun, free runner

The PlayStation favorite takes on a new form on iOS, and it's rather enjoyable for a gratis spinoff.

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First look: Microsoft Outlook 2015 promises few new features but better performance

The new version for Office 365 subscribers includes maps in your email, weather in your calendar, and more importantly, and all-new database under the hood.

Lyft for Work challenges Uber for Business in the battle for corporate dollars

Now both transportation apps are appealing to enterprise with easier ride expensing.

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Let the right one in: Apple uses two doors to manage malware

WireLurker and Masque Attack show the different paths Apple has taken for app security, and how Apple could loosen the reins of iOS without putting most users at additional risk.

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Hachette book preorders return to Amazon as companies come to terms

The publisher and retailer resolve their months-long dispute, which had prompted Amazon to stop taking pre-orders, delay new releases and refuse discounts.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Taylor Swift fans are gonna play, play, play

This week's roundup of new and improved apps brings an offering from the one and only Taylor Swift. If you're not a fan, well: Shake it off.

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Facebook lays ground for ad push and payments with updated privacy policy

The network is being up-front about what data it’s collecting about you and why (because ads).

Free advice: Apple gets what it pays for

Apple gets more helpful hints from pundits who have nothing to lose.

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Review: iXpand Flash Drive adds easy-to-use extra storage to your iPad and iPhone

Bring some extra movies to watch on the plane? Offload vacation photos so you can shoot more? No problem.

Rapid Review: SanDisk's iXpand is your iPhone's new travel buddy

Offload photos to free up space on your iPhone, or pack the drive with movies you don't have to reformat for your iPad.

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Alpine Headphones review: These are thumpin' good cans

Not recommended for critical listening, but the transducer in the headband is more than just an expensive gimmick.

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Creaticity: The ultimate guide to better selfies

Yes, the selfie can be art. But not if it's a duckface mirror shot.

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Changes coming to Twitter: Videos, timeline highlights, and new ways to chat

Twitter outlined new features and how it plans to draw in the 500 million people who use the network without signing in.

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Google YouTube Music Key one-ups streaming music services by adding videos

Google now gives you something other streaming music services can't provide: access to music videos and streaming music, even offline. Meet YouTube Music Key, a beta subscription service Google launched Wednesday.