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When adware attacks! And how to defeat it

If you download software from the Internet, you may have inadvertently installed adware on your Mac. Here's how to get rid of it.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Meet Alternote, a distraction-free Evernote client

In this week’s roundup of Mac apps, you’ll find apps for taking notes and getting your thoughts organized, even when you’re on the go. Plus, we're bringing you great tools for managing your photos, drawing your next org chart, and translating foreign languages.

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Tweets now appear in Google search results

Actual tweets will appear on mobile devices, depending on the search.

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Watch OS 1.0.1 arrives to improve your Apple Watch's performance

Siri and and stand-tracking will work better with the first Apple Watch update.

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Apple's back in the pricey iPhone dock business

At $39, Apple's new Lightning dock is more than twice the price of third-party alternatives, but it's also simpler.

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BitTorrent Sync's cloudless cloud storage just became a lot easier to manage

BitTorrent is beefing up Sync organization with a new search function, more columns, and the ability to hide offline devices.

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10 Apple Watch dating apps to supercharge your love life

The Apple Watch can now be used to help you boost your love life. But which Watch dating app is right for you: Tinder, OkCupid or Match?

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Report: Apple pulled the plug on its long-rumored HDTV project


The company reportedly couldn't find a good enough reason to wade into the cutthroat TV wars.

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Apple rolls out cheaper Retina iMac, 15-inch MacBook Pro with Force Touch

Apple upgrades its largest laptop, offers a downgrade for its most expensive all-in-one.

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Basis adds style upgrades and new software features to its Peak activity tracker

Because even hardcore, fitness-focused wearables need to keep up their appearance.

Stainless steal: The Apple Watch is not 'easy to steal'

Easy to repurpose does not mean easy to steal.

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URL-spoofing bug in Apple's Safari could enable hard to detect phishing attacks

A researcher developed code that can trick Safari into showing a different URL in its address bar than the one currently loaded.

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Intel to reveal 'next-generation' Thunderbolt connector at Computex

Intel could put to rest doubts about Thunderbolt's future after Apple did not include the technology in the 12-inch MacBook