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Apple Music makes its debut with iOS 8.4, out now

See if Apple's new streaming service lives up to the hype with a free 3-month trial.

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How Square aims to bring Apple Pay into mom-and-pop shops

Square could take Apple Pay mainstream by putting its new NFC reader in the small businesses you shop at most.

Hands on with Square's new Apple Pay reader

You’ll soon be able to use Apple Pay or your chip-and-signature credit card at almost any store that uses Square’s mobile register system.

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Low Power mode in iOS 9 saves battery life by slowing performance

But at least you get to actually use your iPhone's features, rather than enabling Airplane Mode and frantically searching for a power outlet.

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Apple pulls 'offensive' apps featuring Confederate flags from App Store

The company is reportedly working with developers so their apps comply with App Store restrictions.

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7 ways to curb your iPhone's cellular data use

How to put a lid on your iPhone's cellular data use—and avoid nasty surprises on your monthly wireless bill.

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Macworld’s July Digital Edition: which laptop has the best battery life?

In July Macworld, we compare which Apple laptop has the best battery life. Also, Apple debuts El Capitan, promising increased speed and much more. Plus: Hands-on with the new Spotify and see the three biggest reveals of WWDC 2015.

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Apple releases new developer betas of iOS 9, watchOS 2, and OS X El Capitan

Public betas of OS X and iOS 9 are coming next month, but developers just got new versions of those, plus watchOS 2.

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5 podcatcher apps to replace nearly dead Instacast

A once-popular iOS podcast client is going away. We round up alternatives including Overcast, Downcast, Castro, Pocket Casts, and Apple's own Podcasts app.

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Podcast: Extra, extra, hear all about the News app

Glenn is joined by Jason Snell of Six Colors, and Tom Standage of the Economist to unpack what Apple's push into the news business means for publishers and readers alike.

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Apple Music will dominate with the power of the preinstalled app

Apple's current Notes and Maps apps aren't as good as their competitors, yet they're used far more. Why? Because they're there.

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How to create shared albums in Photos for Mac and iOS

iCloud Photo Sharing is the perfect way to share photos among friends—without the use of social media.

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Fallout Shelter stays true to Fallout's spirit, but the gameplay is too slow

We had high hopes for Fallout’s first foray into iOS gaming, but this resource management game suffers for its repetitive gameplay and slow pacing.

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You Should Play: Lost Within will scare the pants off of you (but play it anyways)

Lost Within is a survival horror game for the iPhone and iPad, set in an abandoned insane asylum—sounds typical, but it will still thoroughly creep you out.

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Facebook releases a separate app for private photo sharing

Moments will automatically detect people's friends in their smartphone camera roll.

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Multitasking in iOS 9 makes the iPad a true post-PC device

iOS 9 will make the iPad's future twice as nice.