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The best Notification Center widgets in iOS 8 right now

Tons of apps have been updated to include Notification Center compatibility, but that doesn't mean you should install them all.

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Apple will survive its terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week (because that's what Apple does)

Apple’s not perfect, but unlike most companies, they always bounce back.

App Invasion: Stay on task and log time with Hours

This time management tool helps keep you on task, and shines in iOS 8's new widget feature.

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Apple quickly issues iOS 8.0.2 update

A day after pulling the flawed iOS 8.0.1, Apple issues the 8.0.2 update that reinstates the earlier update's fixes and improvements.

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Don't bend it that way: Apple says only nine customers complained of bent iPhones

Apple downplayed the Internet furor over supposedly bendable phones, during a week full of PR nightmares for the usually smooth-operating company.

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Instagram’s Hyperlapse hurriedly adds time-lapse selfies to keep up with iOS 8

The new Time-lapse mode in iOS 8 is more primitive than Hyperlapse, but Instagram knows you have to stay ahead of Apple to compete with Apple.

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'Bigger than Heartbleed' Shellshock flaw leaves OS X, Linux, more open to attack

The good news: Patches are already rolling out. The bad news: This devastating vulnerability could be around for a long, long time.

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Apple offers workaround for iPhones borked by iOS 8.0.1

If you’re still struggling to downgrade to iOS 8, follow these instructions.

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Desktop PCs aren't bad, but Americans love TVs (and Apple!) the most

The latest American Customer Satisfaction Index report finds that U.S. consumers overwhelmingly love their TVs, Apple, and yes, their comfy old desktop PCs. But America's fascination with computing devices in general is waning a bit.

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Apple quickly drops iOS 8.0.1 to fix HealthKit bug

Some users experiencing issues with cellular connectivity and Touch ID after updating their software.

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The Week in iOS Accessories: Gear for your old iPhone that fits your new iPhone, too

Instead of replacing an entire accessory arsenal, most of these products made for the iPhone 5/5s are also compatible with the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

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14 iPhone apps that use Touch ID

From banking services to password managers, developers were quick to build Touch ID compatibility into their iOS 8 apps.

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Hands-on with Pebble Firmware 2.5; iOS 8 users get better notifications

A small tweak to notifications makes the Pebble smartwatch much more useful. And there's new compass support too.

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Talko looks like a solution to the problem that iOS 8's Messages has already solved

Software titan Ray Ozzie's new app offers live calling, but there's little else to distinguish this messaging app from what the iPhone already does natively.