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Bug infects Apple's iOS 8 HealthKit, delaying third-party app launches

The iOS 8 feature plays a key role in Apple's health tracking ambitions

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The kill switch is here: iOS 8 enables it by default

Apple is the first smartphone maker to abide by a new California anti-theft law by inserting a "kill switch" into iOS 8, which powers the iPhone 6.

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Get to know iOS 8: Messages gets new ways to communicate

Apple's chat app can now send audio recordings, and it's got some welcome tools for taming unruly group convos.

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Get to know iOS 8: Spotlight, Siri, and notifications

iOS 8 enhances some existing features in valuable ways. We look at improvements made to notifications, Spotlight, and Siri.

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Get to know iOS 8: How Extensions work and why they matter to you

One of iOS 8's coolest new under-the-hood technologies, extensions will allow apps to share functionality with each other, which could make those apps both easier to use and more powerful than ever.

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Get to know iOS 8: Changes in the Settings app

Settings is one of the most overlooked apps on iOS, but also one of the most important. Here's what's new in iOS 8.

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iOS 8 has arrived

It’s time to upgrade.

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iOS 8 compatibility issue forced Dropbox to temporarily suspend automatic photo backups

Because it's not like Dropbox had months to prepare for iOS 8's launch or anything.

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How to upgrade to iOS 8 (and downgrade to iOS 7 if you regret it)

iOS 8 is here, and you're probably itching to give it a spin. Here's how to do so safely and completely. Plus: How to go back to iOS 7 if you don't like the new OS.

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How hospitals will use HealthKit to monitor your vitals

New details emerge on Stanford and Duke’s upcoming trials with Apple’s HealthKit.

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How to prepare your devices for iOS 8

iOS 8 is coming soon. Here are some steps you can take to prepare your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch for it.

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You Should Play: Zen Pinball

Realistic pinball action with loads of tables on your tablet or phone—and plenty of digital flash to boot.

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Hanx Writer brings 1940s typewriter technology to the iPad, and nails it

It's a typewriter, on the iPad, brought to you by Tom Hanks. Enough said.

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SwiftKey reveals details about its iOS 8 keyboard

SwiftKey Keyboard will look a lot like its Android counterpart, but with a distinctly iOS feel.

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iOS 8 FAQ: What we know about Apple's next-generation mobile OS

Apple has finally announced a ship date (September 17) for the operating system that'll be running our iPhones and iPads for the next year. Here's what you need to know about it before then.