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Apple’s very bad, awful week: Say what?

All things that happen to Apple are the worst ever.

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Rumored iPhone 7 feature would bring tap-to-pay to Japan's transit systems

Apple is also reportedly making big changes to the 2017 iPhone's display.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Muhammad Ali, like you've never seen him

You've played boxing games. And you've played Candy Crush. Have you tried mixing the two?

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iOS 10 dev beta 8/Public Beta 7 now available

Apple also released a new tvOS beta.

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Why Apple Watch 2 doesn't need cellular anyway

Adding a cellular radio should be a low priority for Apple, at least in the next version of Apple Watch.

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When iTunes and iOS don't agree on how much free space an iPhone has

When it comes to available space, my iPhone says one thing, but iTunes says another. And it's maddening.

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Apple advises immediate update to iOS 9.3.5 after discovery of targeted iPhone spyware

Independent researchers tracked down malware sent to a Middle Eastern human-rights activist and alerted Apple, which patched three separate zero-day exploits.

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Only Apple Music subscribers will get to watch Apple's live music fest this year

Maybe it's a good time for Elton John and Britney Spears fans to activate that three-month free trial.

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31% off Logitech Harmony Smart Control with Smartphone App and Simple All In One Remote - Deal Alert

The Harmony Hub combined with a powerful app give you personalized control of up to eight devices—even through closed cabinets and walls

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Apple may add Snapchat-like video features to make iOS more social

Apple wants to make iOS devices more social, but there aren't any finished features yet.

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Podcast 522: Headphone jack interrupted

What is an iPhone but an iPod, a phone, and an Internet communicator—with a place to plug in wired headphones?!

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Non-final grades: Judging Tim Cook’s tenure

Grading on the crazy curve.

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Apple Music is so good that I'm totally trapped

Jason Snell doesn't want to quit Apple Music—he'd have to buy a couple dozen albums, for starters.

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iFixit report claims 'Touch Disease' plagues iPhone 6 and 6 Plus units with touchscreen bug

A manufacturing defect is making iPhone touchscreens unresponsive—and Apple has yet to give us an official solution.