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Instagram is shaking things up with live video and disappearing messages

Instagram just lifted one addictive feature from Facebook and the other from Snapchat.

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Stopped playing Pokémon Go? Here are 8 reasons to start again

Big improvements, login perks, and further changes ahead make for more fun.

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The Week in iPhone and iPad Cases: Customizable folios for the iPad Pro

This week's roundup of new iPhone and iPad cases brings us new picks just as we're gearing up for the holiday shopping season.

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Spending Apple’s money: Apple doesn’t need to make a splash

Apple is not a conglomerate, it doesn't need to acquire like one.

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Turn yourself into a brilliant detective in Agatha Christie: The ABC Murders

This point-and-tap mystery is based on Agatha Christie’s classic novel, but the adventure will appeal to everyone—fans and non-fans alike.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Big updates to old favorites

This week's roundup of apps includes significant updates to some of your favorite iPhone and iPad applications.

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Dials Calendar review: iPhone app puts a unique spin on daily events

Dials Calendar presents each day’s events on a dial instead of a traditional list view, and syncs with popular cloud-based calendar services.

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Twitter beta adds Snapchat-style QR codes to make following faster

You can grab your own code or scan another directly from the Twitter app for Android and iOS.

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Apple saves iPhone call history to iCloud, but barely mentions it

As a convenience feature, Apple will sync your call history to iCloud, but the company doesn't make it easy or obvious to shut it off.

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When you assume: Judging Apple’s unannounced products

All future Apple products come pre-failed.

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The Week in iOS Accessories: A "pop-up" display you can take anywhere

This week's roundup of accessories includes the Spontaneous Pop-Up Display—portable enough to fit in your bag, big enough for gameplay and serious work. Read on!

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32 must-use IFTTT applets to help you handle the holidays

Whether you're an IFTTT pro or a first-timer, these 32 must-use 'recipes' or 'applets' can ease your holiday burdens.

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Apple brings back the peach-butt emoji in iOS 10.2 beta 3

How the peach emoji got its groove back.

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WhatsApp finally launches video calling

Video calling is finally coming to the world's more than one billion WhatsApp users on Android, iOS, and Windows.

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The 7 worst tech gifts you absolutely shouldn't buy this holiday

Any site can tell you the best tech gifts to buy. But before you get too creative (or too cheap), read this list to find out what not to buy.