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Third-party complications are a bigger deal than native Apple Watch apps

If the Watch is all about getting you in and getting you out, complications have the best real estate in town.

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Apple creates 'Move to iOS' app to pull Android users away from Google

The new app will let Android switchers transfer all kinds of data and media from their old phone to a new iPhone.

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Brace yourself for videos on Apple Watch

Twitter's Vine app will launch for Apple Watch later this year

WWDC 2015: The top 3 biggest reveals

Siri gets smarter. Apple Watch gets much more useful. And is Apple Music poised to kill other streaming music services by offering every feature imaginable?

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New iCloud Drive app will let iOS 9 users more easily manage files

The storage app will let users view and manage what they have stored in Apple's cloud.

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Apple frees casual iOS developers of membership requirement

Pro developers only have to pay $99 a year to develop for OS X, iOS and Apple Watch

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iOS 9 makes Siri more intelligent, adds transit maps and a new News app

iOS 9 makes Siri more "proactive," plus Apple Pay expansion, Maps transit improvements, iPad features for power-users and a new personalized News app.

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Apple replaces Newsstand with Flipboard-style app called News

Newsstand's replacement, News, gathers user-selected and algorithmically picked news sources into a single app iOS 9 that repackages stories to display richly at any size.


Apple Watch apps will get much more useful with WatchOS 2

Developers will soon be able to free themselves from the iPhone and tap into the full array of Apple Watch sensors.

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iOS 9's major iPad upgrades include multitasking and picture-in-picture

Side-by-side apps, video overlays, and much more are coming to iPads when Apple's mobile OS releases this fall.

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Apple replaces Passbook with Wallet as Apple Pay expands to U.K.

The British invasion is planned for July.

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Apple Maps in iOS 9 adds public transit, local business search

You'll soon be able to find your way across many European, North American, and Chinese cities using your favorite device.

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Apple's Siri becomes even more helpful with proactive assistance

Apple says that its Siri digital assistant will now better understand what you want, supplying the information you need when and where you need it.

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Why your favorite stores still don't support Apple Pay

CurrentC commitments and concerns over cost are keeping the nation's top retailers from signing on to support Apple Pay.


The comeback kid: Always bet on Black... Berry

Note: Do not actually bet on BlackBerry.

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Find almost anything on your iOS device with Spotlight

Stop swiping all over your iPhone and iPad. Spotlight can help you do what you want to do on your device.