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Why Europe will likely say 'meh' to Apple Pay

Apple's new touchless payment system could be a huge change for American consumers, but it'll be nothing really new for Europeans.

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Blogo 2.0: WordPress editor returns from the dead

It's been gone for a while, but now Blogo is back, offering WP bloggers an alternative to MarsEdit. Too bad it isn't a more compelling one.

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The best Notification Center widgets in iOS 8 right now

Tons of apps have been updated to include Notification Center compatibility, but that doesn't mean you should install them all.

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Apple will survive its terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week (because that's what Apple does)

Apple’s not perfect, but unlike most companies, they always bounce back.

App Invasion: Stay on task and log time with Hours

This time management tool helps keep you on task, and shines in iOS 8's new widget feature.

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Apple quickly issues iOS 8.0.2 update

A day after pulling the flawed iOS 8.0.1, Apple issues the 8.0.2 update that reinstates the earlier update's fixes and improvements.

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Don't bend it that way: Apple says only nine customers complained of bent iPhones

Apple downplayed the Internet furor over supposedly bendable phones, during a week full of PR nightmares for the usually smooth-operating company.

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Instagram’s Hyperlapse hurriedly adds time-lapse selfies to keep up with iOS 8

The new Time-lapse mode in iOS 8 is more primitive than Hyperlapse, but Instagram knows you have to stay ahead of Apple to compete with Apple.

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'Bigger than Heartbleed' Shellshock flaw leaves OS X, Linux, more open to attack

The good news: Patches are already rolling out. The bad news: This devastating vulnerability could be around for a long, long time.

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Apple offers workaround for iPhones borked by iOS 8.0.1

If you’re still struggling to downgrade to iOS 8, follow these instructions.

Unfair comparisons: stacking the iPhone against every Android phone feature

How do you make the iPhone pale in comparison? Pretend that you can get a mythical Android phone that has every possible feature.

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Internet sharing: The secret weapon in troubleshooting someone else's Mac

It's not the flashiest feature in OS X, but sharing your MacBook's Internet connection can be a life-saver when you're trying to fix a machine that can't get online by itself.

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iOS 8 and Yosemite are the next step in unconstrained computing

As much fun as it is to examine a new OS's features and functions, it's also worthwhile to put them in context. Chris Breen considers the Big Picture.

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Get to know iOS 8: Mail lets you process your inbox fast and write better drafts

These five new abilities in Mail will make a big difference to people who get way too much email.