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Will new HEVC and HEIF formats work in older versions of macOS and iOS?

Worries abound about Apple’s format shift, but compatibility is the name of the game.

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Macworld Podcast Episode 566: The Rock & Siri, iOS 10.3.3, iPhone 8

After a brief hiatus, the Macworld Podcast is back! The Macworld staff talks about the new Apple ad starring Dwayne Johnson, the security patch in the iOS 10.3.3 update, and how high is too high when it comes to iPhone 8 pricing.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Listen to your favorite longform articles on Audm

This week's roundup will help you form new habits, track your productivity, and teach your kids about the world.

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Wishful thinking: Alexa fan fiction

Alexa wins it all.

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Pokémon: Magikarp Jump doesn't do enough with its fun premise

The under-loved fish gets a starring role, but this freebie feels undercooked.

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Tested: iPhone 7 adapters to make up for the missing headphone jack

Not ready to throw away your 3.5mm headphones? Here are some adapters that might be able to help.

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Update to iOS 10.3.3 now: Apple patches serious Wi-Fi exploit

Apple’s iOS 10.3.3 patch fixes Broadpwn, a vulnerability that can be exploited over Wi-Fi.

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The Week in iOS Accessories and Cases: Louis Vuitton brings luxury to smart watches

This week's roundup includes one of the most expensive accessories we've ever seen. But don't worry! There's affordable cases, speakers, and more, too.

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Waiting on Apple's podcast recording app—or for better GarageBand features

It wouldn’t take much for Apple to offer a stem-to-stern podcast solution, covering everything from recording to editing to publishing. So, why haven't they done it?

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Insanely Gr8: The iPhone 8 paradox

It'll be a mind-bending failure.

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How to use an Android Wear watch with an iPhone—and why you might want to

Android Wear 2.0 brings new perks, but can it really compete with an Apple Watch?

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Apple releases iOS 10.3.3, macOS Sierra 10.12.6, and watchOS 3.2.3 updates

Improvements and bug fixes for your Apple gear.

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Goodbye Google Now, hello new feed that obsessively tracks your interests

Google has officially killed off the Google Now name, replacing it with a smarter, more personalized feed that aims to deliver only the most relevant information to your phone.

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4 ways to delete iOS apps on your iPhone or iPad

Space is often at a premium on iPhones and iPads. That's why it makes sense to keep only those apps that you know you really want. Here's how to get rid of the ones you don't.

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Inner-vation: Design goes beyond the shell

The beauty of design is more than skin-deep.

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Get a sneak peek at the new emoji coming to iOS, macOS, and watchOS

Also, play Guess That Emoji Movie Title!