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Facebook now plays songs from Apple Music and Spotify in your News Feed

The new Music Stories features will let Facebook users listen to a 30-second song preview from music streaming services.

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Access shared Google Drive files through push alerts, thanks to newest update

You don't have to dig through your email any more to find sharing requests and collaboration invites with Drive for Android and iOS.

Hivemapper, a flight guide for drone pilots

Hivemapper takes the video signal from your drone and superimposes onto it details of buildings and points of interest nearby. And if you get too close to those buildings, it also serves up a warning that you might be about to hit them.

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Beware bad USB-C cables, Google engineer warns—while naming names

Non-compliant USB-C cables could damage your gear, Google engineer warns.

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3D Touch and Spotlight search arrive for Flickr’s new iOS 9 update

Use 3D Touch on Flickr's mobile app and save yourself a few finger taps.

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Apple Watch sales estimate: 7 million after six months

Apple Watch sales are smoking the smartwatch competition, unofficially.

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Lytro takes a giant leap into video with the Immerge VR video cam

Lytro's new video camera uses light field tech to capture and blend realistic, immersive live action video and computer graphics.

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Apple wages battle to keep App Store malware-free

Apple is facing growing challenges keeping suspicious mobile applications out of its App Store marketplace.


Gaming on the Apple TV: Why a gamepad isn't as optional as it seems

Even some proven touch games ported from iOS aren't a comfortable fit for the Siri Remote.

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The Week in iOS Accessories: Leather accents add a touch of class

This week's roundup includes two accessories—an Apple Watch stand and an iPhone car mount—wrapped in leather, to add a touch of class to the iOS ecosystem.

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What Joanna Hoffman told Kate Winslet while shooting the 'Steve Jobs' movie

Former colleagues of Steve Jobs talk about how the Apple founder treated women in the workplace.

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Podcast 481: Binge-watching the new Apple TV

The fourth-gen Apple TV is here, and Susie and Glenn have a lot to say about it.

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Want to try Microsoft's Cortana on iPhone? Fill out this questionnaire

Cortana for iPhone will soon be up for a beta test.

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Need a ride home from work? Now you can call Lyft from Slack

Back in August Slack added a new "Add to Slack" feature with launch partners including Box, and on Tuesday, it introduced another update designed to make tying in outside apps even easier.

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Many US businesses are still running XcodeGhost-infected Apple apps

Dozens of U.S. enterprises are still using Apple mobile apps seeded with malware, a clever hacking scheme revealed last month known as XcodeGhost.

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San Francisco votes against measures to restrict Airbnb

Airbnb and the so-called "sharing economy" got a shot in the arm as early results on Tuesday suggested that the voters in San Francisco had shot down a measure that would place restrictions on the operation of short-term vacation rental businesses.