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Wrapping it right: In praise of Apple’s packaging

Sometimes the little things—like how a device is packed inside a box—matter.

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Facebook gives businesses more ways to privately message users

Businesses can now respond to users' comments on Facebook via Facebook Messenger.


The week in Apple news: 47.5M iPhones, pleased Apple Watch users, Equality Act, VMAs, and more

Apple headlines for the week ending July 24, 2015.

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WWDC isn't the only event in town, and Apple seems OK with that

Two concurrent conferences and a surprise appearance by a top Apple exec make WWDC week more of a community celebration than ever.

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Old-fashioned WWDC: Newspapers, radio stations, and dad jokes

Is this 2015? Or did watchOS's Time Travel take us back a few decades?


The best slides, charts, and factoids from Apple's WWDC 2015 keynote

You know how Apple always pads its presentations with awesome info slides that disappear as quickly as they appear? Here are the ones you may have missed when you looked down at your iPhone for a hot second.

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Live blog: Apple's WWDC 2015 keynote, featuring iOS 9, El Capitan, Apple Music, and more

Apple's annual Worldwide Developer's Conference keynote has come and gone, but you can relive the play-by-play in our live blog.

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Apple acquires Metaio with a view to augmented reality

The German company has supplied the visual interface technology to retailers and others

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Macworld’s May Digital Edition: hands-on with the Apple Watch

In May, it’s hands-on with the Apple Watch and the new 12-inch MacBook. Executive Editor Susie Ochs raves about the Apple Watch software while former Macworld Editorial Director Jason Snell takes on the MacBook’s redesigned trackpad. Plus: Time-saving tips for Office for iPad.

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Confusion but hope as U.S. faces mobile payment revolution

In six months, new card regulations could usher in greater acceptance of Apple Pay and its competitors.

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Apple asks court to throw out lawsuit over storage on iPhones, iPads

The suit claims Apple misled consumers about how much space iOS 8 takes up.

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How Messenger chats factor into what you see in Facebook's News Feed

Engineers shed light on Facebook's ranking algorithm during a talk at F8.