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New CBS All Access joins streaming-service trend, but many strings are attached

The future of a-la-carte TV looks less than rosy. The $6 monthly All Access service omits football games and “The Big Bang Theory” due to licensing issues, and new shows will still have commercials.

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Facebook’s Safety Check is a super simple way to tell the world you’re OK

If you’ve ever worried yourself sick wondering whether your friends and family were affected by a disaster, Facebook's new tool is designed to ease your mind.

What a cable-free HBO subscription could mean for Apple TV

HBO Go might just be the first domino to fall.

Apple unveils faster, thinner iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3

Apple hopes to breathe new life into its slowing tablet business with its next-generation tablets.

Report: Apple will stop carrying Fitbits in its retail stores

With the Apple Watch on the way, Apple is clearing out its retail stores, according to Re/code.

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Facebook opens Paper framework to help devs make smoother scrolling iOS apps

Facebook's AsyncDisplayKit could be just the remedy to solve a complex app's scrolling difficulties

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Live blog: Join Macworld for Apple's October 2014 iPad event

Follow along as Apple unveils its next round of shiny new products, including iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3!

Apple spills the beans on iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 a day early

It looks like we’ll see new iPads with Touch ID on Thursday.

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Fitbit Charge reportedly adds new features and addresses that nasty skin rash problem

Leaked fitness band details show a larger display and optional heart rate monitor

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HBO shoots back at Netflix with plans for standalone streaming video service

HBO's new standalone streaming video service will launch in 2015, but details are scarce.

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Alpine Electronics launches headphones that literally rock your cabeza

Headphones with haptic feedback? Hey, I'll try anything once.

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Getting in tune: 6 apps for tuning your guitar

Instead of using a tuning fork or another already-tuned instrument, try one of these apps.

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8 reasons why Lightroom should be your go-to photo app

Photoshop, photoschmop. Lightroom can handle most editing tasks, plus it's great at managing your photos so you can do more with them.

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What we’re watching for at Apple’s Oct. 16 event

New iPads are on deck, but a few other products are in desperate need of an update.