Don't-Miss iOS Stories

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Twitter cofounder Biz Stone on Jelly’s spectacular failure and the yet-to-be-determined success of Super

At a SXSW session, Biz Stone explains why Jelly failed and how its demise made room for his next app, Super.

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Recap: All our Apple Watch and MacBook stories in one place

Catching up on Apple's big week? We wrote plenty of stories about the MacBook, the Apple Watch, ResearchKit, iOS 8.2, and HBO Now.

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Twitter buys Periscope as its livestreaming response to Meerkat

Twitter and Periscope confirm that the livestreaming video app is now part of the Twitter flock. Periscope is reportedly similar to Meerkat, a competing video streaming startup that's making waves.

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Apple updates developer guidelines for medical research apps

The move comes after the company unveiled a developer framework to create apps for medical research

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Opinion: Apple's Health app really needs a redesign

Apple should bring the simple, readable interface from the Apple Watch's Activity app to the confusing Health app for iPhone.

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Apple extends its public beta program to iOS

If you want iOS 8.3 early, diverse emoji and all, Apple is rolling out a public beta.

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Don't FREAK out about the latest security warnings

FREAK is last week's worry, but installing untrusted applications is a perennial worry. It's a two-fer (or two-fear) in this column, about security issues new and old.

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First look: Facetune makers take aim at Photoshop with Enlight

This new iOS app has everything you want from a desktop photo editor on your iPhone.

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Lumoid will rent the Apple Watch starting at $45 a week

You could always try various watch sizes, finishes, and bands at the Apple Store, buy one, and return it in 14 days. But if you're nowhere near an Apple Store, gadget rental service Lumoid has you covered.

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The Week In iOS Accessories: Watch, out!

The Apple Watch is almost here. So this week's roundup of accessories includes a few new wrist-based items that you won't want to live without. Plus, the usual speakers, batteries, and more.

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Podcast: Hands-on impressions of the Apple Watch and new MacBook

Glenn and Susie have a lot to talk about, from the shiny new single-port MacBook to Susie's experience with the Apple Watch.

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Hands on with Google Calendar for iPhone: An awesome calendar for Gmail addicts

It’s a reliable and slick-looking calendar, though only truly compelling if you live within Google’s ecosystem.

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First medical apps built with Apple's ResearchKit won't share data for commercial gain

That's the assurance from the companies involved with the mobile framework's first five apps

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Apple Watch's killer feature just may be telling time

Hopefully it'll save time too, but at the heart of it all, the Watch is still a watch.

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Accessibility improvements Apple should make in iOS 9

It's totally fine if iOS 9 doesn't pack in hundreds of new features. Steven Aquino just wants a handful of tweaks to make things more visible.