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Which Watch? How to pick the Apple Watch that’s right for you

Do you like the aluminum look? Do you want your Watch band to match your Watch case? Do you have $10,000? These are just a few things to consider when selecting your first Apple Watch.

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6 things to know about the USB-C port in the new MacBook

The new USB 3.1 port in the 12-inch MacBook is backward compatible with USB 3.0 and USB 2.0.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Blueprint offers seamless business management, plus disk cleaning utilities and more

This week, our roundup of new Mac app brings you apps to manage your text files, notes, business relationships, and photos. For variety, we even threw in a new way to look at the sky, and an easy solution to get rid of the clutter that affects your storage.

Snowden docs show CIA's attempts to hack Apple devices

Documents leaked by Edward Snowden detail how the CIA repeatedly tried to crack the security in Mac OS X and iOS applications.

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Taking Apple Watch for a run? Don't forget your iPhone

The Watch relies on the phone for many of its fitness features.

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Welcome to the Mac: Revisiting OS X's welcome movies

After an eBay purchase and a long dance to install Tiger, Christopher Phin was rewarded with the charming "welcome" movies he'd forgotten all about.

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Labels say 'no' to Apple on cheap streaming music, consider capping Spotify

As artists get skittish about the rise of streaming music, the record industry reconsiders how much its tunes are really worth.

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LaCie announces USB Type-C mobile drives to match Apple's 12-inch MacBook

Need an external hard drive to go with that fancy new 12-inch MacBook you've got your eye on? LaCie's got you covered.

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Apple secures Safari against FREAK attacks

Apple has patched the FREAK flaw in both OS X and iOS, issuing updates for both operating systems to protect users of its Safari browser.

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FriendFeed will finally shut down on April 9

Wait, FriendFeed was still running? Yeah, we were surprised too.

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Apple Watch will fight obsolescence with a replaceable battery

Battery longevity could be a problem for Apple Watch users, but at least there's a replacement plan in the works.

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Lawmakers ask Uber, Lyft, and Sidecar to check driver fingerprints

The eight members of Congress say measures taken so far to screen drivers do not take advantage of all the available tools

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Thunderbolted: USB-C is our new connection overlord. Get used to it.

In with the new, and out with the...everything else.