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Podcast: Beta think twice, it's all right

Glenn and Susie discuss whether it's smart to put betas of iOS and OS X on your everyday devices. Plus, we praise our experience with the new MacBook and gripe about early Apple Watch apps.

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Mac 911: You are not an Apple ID! You are a Free Person!

Apple doesn't exactly believe in different people using the same resources or the same person needing multiple identities, but it's working on it.

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The Week in iOS Accessories: Even more Apple Watch stands

We wonder if the Apple Watch will be the first mainstream product accessorized mostly through crowdfunding efforts. Probably not, but this week's roundup shows why we're asking the question.

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Google debuts on Apple Watch with disappointing News & Weather app

The company's first Apple Watch entry isn't all that great.

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BitTorrent's serverless chat app Bleep arrives on iOS

BitTorrent is taking a page from Snapchat with disappearing encrypted messages.

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Freemium Field Test: Mortal Kombat X looks the part, but the fun doesn't last

If you've played Injustice or WWE Immortals, you'll know what to expect—but there's even less strategy involved.

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Now you can read 'The New York Times' for free on its redesigned iOS app

The legacy newspaper has made its iOS app, NYT Now, a free download, dropping the previous subscription price of $8 a month.

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You Should Play: Tales from the Borderlands serves up a colorful, comedic adventure

And you don't have to be a fan of the shooter games to enjoy this entertaining, phone-friendly spinoff.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Version 4.0 of Flickr arrives

This week's roundup includes a major update to the Flickr photo app, as well as a new hide-and-seek game, an app for ACLU supporters, and more.

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Could Apple become its own cellular carrier?

Google's heading into new territory with Project Fi. Should Apple set up an MVNO too?

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8 'side doors' for importing images into Photos for OS X and iOS

You don't even need to open the Photos app on your Mac to add new photos to your library.

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You Should Play: Get your World of Warcraft fix with Hearthstone

Hearthstone is a digital collectible card game based on characters and lore from Warcraft, and it's not to be missed.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Offerings for the jet set

This week's roundup includes new and improved apps for travel. Airbnb lets you figure out where to stay; DUFL lets you get dressed once you're there. Plus, new games inspired by new movies.

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The Apple Store app is now available for your Apple Watch

Version 3.2.1 of the Apple Store app lets you see your order status, check in for Genius Bar appointments, and more.