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12 essential apps for your brand-new iPhone

Make your new toy even better with these must-have apps.

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Got an iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus? Do these 10 things first

After you inhale that new-iPhone smell, follow this setup guide to be up and running faster than you can say A10 Fusion.

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The 20 best iOS games of 2016

Be sure to grab all of this year's must-have iPhone and iPad experiences.

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The Week in iOS Accessories: Great for gaming

This week's roundup includes a couple of new gaming controllers for your iPhone and other iOS devices.

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Apple gives iOS app developers more time to encrypt communications

Apple has backtracked on a plan to force iOS developers to encrypt their app communications by the end of the year.

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Swipe right to rule: Reigns is a Tinder-style choose your own adventure

In which you learn you're not the benevolent ruler you thought you were.

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Great last-minute gifts you can send by email right now

I can't believe you waited this long either, but it's going to be OK.

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Pokémon Go for Apple Watch is finally here

The watchOS companion app will send you notifications when a Pokémon is nearby.

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Uber now lets you set a friend's location as your destination

Uber is getting more convenient and social with Snapchat integration and new filters, as well as the ability to set a friend's current location as your destination.

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AT&T now offers spam call blocking for free

Call Protect blocks robocalls and identifies other suspicious calls for certain AT&T users on iOS and Android.

Algoriddim's new Djay Pro for iPhone helps Spotify DJs literally feel the music

Scratch, scrub, and cross-fade with this new iOS app for pro-sumer DJs.

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Our 10 favorite iOS apps of 2016: From Instagram Stories to Pokémon Go

This was the year that Instagram became a new app, Google became an iOS app powerhouse, and Pokémon Go became a phenomenon.

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AirPods teardown reveals the magic and glue that make Apple's wireless earphones work

Apple's AirPods are a nice idea, but repairing these things is hopeless, according to iFixit.

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Fun with no numbers: Microsoft is indefinably great

Just trust them, they're killing Apple.

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Viber plays catch-up with GIFs and video messages

Just before the holidays get into full swing, Viber is rolling out an app update featuring improved emoticons, recorded video messages, and animated GIFs.