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No Apple rumor left behind: All must be derided

It'll never work. Whatever it is.

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Flipping Legend for iOS game trailer

Flipping Legend puts a fun twist on endless action thanks to its unique interactions, frantic speed, and pretty reasonable free-to-play model.

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iOS 11 public beta: The pre-release features Apple needs to fix before the final release

After several weeks using iOS 11 in public beta, here's our wishlist of improvements.

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The first 15 Apple Watch games you should play

Load up your smartwatch with some can't-miss wrist gaming.


Guilt by association: The Apple Watch versus smartwatches

One wearable is pretty successful. The rest, not so much.

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The Macworld Podcast Episode 568

The Macworld staff talks about the latest iPhone rumors, Apple’s Q3 2017 financials, and Apple’s strategy for original programming on Apple Music.

Missing iOS 11 Features

How Apple can fix iOS 11 | The iPhone Show

iOS 11 is looking like another major revamp for your iPhone and iPad, but there are still a few wrinkles we wish Apple will iron out before the fall.

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Apple is said to be planning a Watch with LTE

The next Apple Watch line-up could include a model with LTE support, says a report.

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Disney meets Final Fantasy (and tedium) in Kingdom Hearts Union χ[Cross]

A colorful premise helps rescue this creative mash-up from its routine, humdrum action.


Getting what you pay for: No, iPhones aren’t cheap

No one has to buy an iPhone, but all phones are not created equal.

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The iPad's popularity is on the rise, and it's all thanks to cheaper prices

Apple's tablet saw sales growth last quarter for the first time in three years, and we have the fifth-generation iPad to thank.

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10 huge iPhone 8 details we learned from Apple's HomePod leak

The past week has been a veritable treasure trove of information about the next iPhone, and it all came from Apple's own leak. Here are the most interesting things we learned.


Rumor gullibility: Don’t fall for it

It's OK to read them, just don't believe them.


Zoom out: Getting perspective from an unexpected source

Samsung's next phone might have an improved camera, but that doesn't mean it'll win the smartphone photography wars.

Macworld Podcast

iPhone 8 sneak peek, the iPod nano and iPod shuffle RIP, and Apple Park | Macworld Podcast Ep. 567

In episode 567, the Macworld staff talks about what we may see in the new iPhones, reminisce about the iPod shuffle and iPod nano, and how Apple’s new campus may lead to the downfall of the company (not really). Also, this is the first time we've gone live and you can join us over on our Twitter or Facebook every Wednesday morning at 10am PST if you want to join in the discussion!

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Microsoft just killed Word Flow, one of the best iPhone keyboards

Microsoft is no longer offering its Word Flow keyboard in the App Store, directing users to download SwiftKey instead.


The impossiphone: All the failings of the iPhone 8

How many fails would an iPhone fail if an iPhone were nothing but fails?

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The Week in iOS Apps: Games, games, games

It's the dog days of summer. Who wants to think about productivity? This week's roundup is all about having fun.

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The Week in iOS Accessories and Cases: Baby's got HandL's new phone case

This roundup features the "butt case." Why do they call it that? Just look at it!


It’s not out yet: Jumping the iPhone 8 gun

We should probably wait to see it to decide if it's good or bad.