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Podcast 508: The ballad of iTunes usability

Glenn and Susie are joined by The iTunes Guy, Kirk McElhearn, for a rousing discussion on why iTunes gives us so much trouble, as well as whether Apple Pay really is faster than those poky chip-and-sign readers.

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Siri on the Mac? It could be coming soon

The speech interface may soon be coming to the Mac, possibly as soon as the Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference in June.

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Google launches Duo, a video-calling app that's simpler than Hangouts

Duo is Google's new encrypted video-chatting app, which will be available on Android and iOS devices.

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5 things Apple's Tim Cook needs to do on his trip to India

Apple's CEO Tim Cook is on his first visit to India, a market where the company's revenue has grown but its market share is still very small because of price-sensitive consumers. Here are 5 things Cook will be aiming for in India, which it sees as a potentially high growth market.

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Apple's Tim Cook woos app developers in India

In a bid to win over more Indian developers, Apple on Wednesday announced it would set up by early next year a facility to help developers on best practices and improve the design, quality and performance of their apps on the iOS platform.

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10 classic early iPhone games still worth playing today

Some of the oldest iOS gaming greats are still alive and kicking.

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Why the iPhone needs a 'panic button' now more than ever

Panic mode could give iPhone users a way to protect their data when the law fails to do so.

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Car trouble: The Apple car deemed a non-starter

Doesn't matter if it doesn't exist yet.

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Apple updates GarageBand with Chinese instruments and Chinese language localization

If you've ever wanted to make music with a pipa or erhu, now’s your chance.

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Google's new 'Spaces' app is for group sharing across Android, web, and iOS

Articles, images, videos, and of course plenty of Google services are baked into the company's latest cross-platform service.

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Apple squashes bugs with watchOS 2.2.1 and tvOS 9.2.1

These updates focus on bug fixes and performance improvements, but neither has new features to try.

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Apple releases iOS 9.3.2 update

A fix for iPhone SE users and more.

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Google's Gboard doesn't send your keystrokes, but it does leak chicken and noodles

Google's release of the Gboard keyboard alternative in iOS immediately had people asking whether they were sending too much information to the search giant.

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Wait a second: The Watch is for more people than just you

Just because you don't need one, doesn't mean it's a failure.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Browse around

The latest roundup brings you two new and updates apps to let you roam freely across the Internet.