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Google offers advice to bypass app security in iOS 9 for ad networks

Google has explained to iOS app developers a way to circumvent Apple's iOS 9 requirement for secure network connections. It's legitimate, not as bad as it sounds, and still not good.

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The next episode: What Apple will announce on Sept 9

The September event isn't just about iPhones anymore.

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The perfect Siri 2.0 needs to be ready for Apple TV and third-party apps

Siri talks the talk, but can she walk the walk? Dan Moren dreams up the perfect Siri.

How to print a single page of a document in iOS

A reader wants to print a single page from a document loaded in iOS, not the whole thing. Is there a way?

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6 only-for-iPad gestures you need to know

Nope, you can't pinch your iPhone's display to get to the home screen, nor can you swipe directly through your open apps—but you can if you're an iPad user. Read on for six gotta-know, only-for-iPad gestures.

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What lies beneath: What you need to know about content blockers in iOS 9 Safari

Call them content filters or ad blockers, iOS 9's ability to plug apps into Safari that handle how items are retrieved on web pages will change the way we mobile surf.

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Pondering a name change for OS X

What's in a name? For Apple, maybe something a little different than we're used to.

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Podcast 471: The iOS 9 content-blocking reckoning is coming

Glenn's testing a few early iOS 9 content blockers, and already the difference is staggering.

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7 Android Marshmallow features Google 'borrowed' from iOS

Google's latest Android update includes a bunch of "new" features that iOS users have been enjoying for years. Yawn.

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7 truly annoying iOS features, and how to make them stop

Nope, you're not the only one who's ever barked "stop it!" to your iPhone or iPad because it was being, well, a little too helpful. Luckily, you can tweak or turn off many of iOS's most nagging and intrusive features.

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How to delete saved messages and texts on iOS

Do you never want to see your ex's Dear John text message again? iOS is here to help.

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A slice of Apple: How many old Apple devices can't get security updates?

There's an increasing gap in the security and integrity of iOS devices running iOS 7 and before, but also a constantly shrinking quantity of such hardware.

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How to check your data plan usage on your iPhone

Limited data plans suck, but getting dinged because you went over your cap sucks even more. Here's how to keep tabs on your data plan so you can avoid getting penalized.

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Apple Pay goes corporate with AmEx support

Use your fingerprint to put expenses on the company dime.