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PSA: Get 2GB of free Google Drive storage when you perform an account security checkup

Just as it did last year, Google will throw some more server space your way as part of Safer Internet Day.

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Switch from Facebook's iOS app to Facebook on Safari to save battery life

For some reason, Facebook's iPhone app is still a huge drain on your battery.

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Hangouts targets improved call quality and speed with peer-to-peer connections

The change could alleviate some of the long-standing criticism of sluggishness and poor call quality with Google's communications platform.

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The Pirate Bay gets into the streaming game

The Pirate Bay is back with another big feature addition—one that the MPAA really won't like.

The 10 best tech ads from Super Bowl 50

Go Daddy was benched this year, but we've got ads from Amazon, PayPal, and more.

First look: LifePrint uses AR to bring photos to life

Print GIFs, Vines, and Live Photos and use LifePrint's AR to bring these shots to life.

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The Week in iPad Cases: Twelve South's classic BookBook gets an update

This week's roundup of new iPad cases brings you a mix of fancy backpacks, padded sleeves, folios, and transparent shells.

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Report: Twitter's algorithmic timeline may arrive next week

Twitter users are in full backlash mode after a new report suggests that Twitter's long-rumored non-chronological timeline may arrive any day now.

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Zodiac: Orcanon Odyssey is the best new Japanese RPG in the App Store

It’s gorgeous and you get to ride a flying sabre-tooth tiger—what’s not to love?

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The week in Apple news: March 15 Apple event, iPhone trade-ins, Tim Cook town hall, and more

Apple headlines for the week ending February 5, 2016.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Get it done!

This week's roundup includes all kinds of productivity apps—for mail, managing documents, and staying on task.

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Apple relaxing its iPhone trade-in rules to accept phones with cracked screens

Cupertino is also planning to roll out screen protector installation machines at Apple Stores to keep your iPhone display pristine.

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Apple confirms iPhone-killing “Error 53,” says it’s about security

The iPhone’s mysterious "Error 53" bug is tied to Touch ID tampering, at least according to Apple.

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11 top carry-on bags for tech-savvy travelers

No traveling techie should be without a trusted carry-on bag. These 11 unique options can help boost productivity on the road and stabilize some of the typical turbulence associated with modern air travel.

A huge X-ray system is scanning entire trucks at Super Bowl 50

A massive truck-based X-ray system and 32-mile ban on drones are two of the security measures in place for Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara.

PCWorld Show Episode 2: VAIO's New Windows Phone

PCWorld's Gordon Mah Ung, Florence Ion and Jon Phillips discuss the significance of the new Windows Phone release from VAIO.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Meet HEX's latest stingray-inspired pattern

This week's roundup of new iPhone cases features a new wallet case and look from HEX. Plus, a case that glows in the dark.

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Apple Pay is now accepted in 2 million locations, with more retailers coming soon

Apple Pay has reached 2 million locations worldwide, and is still growing—Crate & Barrel, Chick-fil-A, and Au Bon Pain are joining soon.