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Apple wants to know more about your listening habits

Apple has reportedly acquired analytics platform Musicmetric

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How to share files between OS X user accounts

If you have more than one account on your Mac you may occasionally need to share files between them. Here's how.

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The Week in Mac Accessories: Stands that deliver

Our latest roundup of Mac accessories includes new stands from BiteMyApple, Grovemade, and Twelve South — plus the prettiest external hard drive ever, from LaCie.

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How to fix pet pupils in Photoshop, Elements, and Pixelmator

Doggies and kitties get red-eye too. (And green, and blue, and even white.)

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Three cheers for the delightfully personal PowerBook 1400

Before Jony Ive made the scene, Apple let just about anyone design a Mac. Even the customers.

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Get a second number to turn your iPhone or iPad into a business phone

Services like Cloud Phone, ZipZap, and Line2 let you manage a second business line on the device you're already using.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Track time and stay focused

In this week’s roundup of new Mac apps, you’ll find a few ways to keep focused and save your precious time for more useful activities—like solving math problems or watching videos online.

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Facebook cracks down on News Feed hoaxes

Maybe now your friends and family will stop spreading that classic fake story about Facebook charging membership fees.

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Audio Hijack 3's improved interface makes capturing audio a breeze

Rogue Amoeba's Audio Hijack has long been a powerful tool for capturing audio, but its interface could be confusing. The latest version makes it far easier to use.

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Quickie is a lightning fast messaging app for the wearable era

Apple Watch and Android Wear need amazing apps to be successful, and Quickie wants to be one of the first.

Never say never again: Putting words in Steve Jobs' mouth continues apace

Jobs' thoughts brought to you by the people who understood him least.

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The opposite of Apple: A Mac user's weird experience buying a PC laptop

John Moltz bought a PC for his son. Darn kids and their videogames.

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How this 16-year-old turned an Instagram feed into a $15K-a-month social media empire

How to win followers and influence teenage girls...with the help of some star-making companies and their algorithms, of course.