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Appeals court rules Samsung won't have to pay $930 million in Apple patent case

The federal court will have to recalculate the damages because Samsung didn't violate Apple's trade dress.

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Report: Apple has big plans in store for Apple Watch and Apple TV

From Find My Watch to glucose-tracking, Apple wants its watch to do it all.

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Apple buys GPS startup Coherent to beef up mapping technology

Several Coherent employees have taken jobs working on Apple's map and location technologies.

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Watch Michael Fassbender as Steve Jobs in first trailer for Aaron Sorkin's new film

The latest Steve Jobs biopic hits theaters Oct. 9, and the first trailer offers a glimpse at what to expect.

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Civilization: Beyond Earth's Rising Tide expansion focuses on alien seas, diplomacy

The first expansion for Civilization: Beyond Earth promises to double-down on the science fiction with new aquatic cities and diplomatic traits.

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Freemium Field Test: Puzzle & Dragons is a slight, yet compelling match-three battler

Breezy puzzle mechanics meet gotta-catch-'em-all monster amassing in this international smash.

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Staff Picks: Our favorite ways to use the Apple Watch

How Apple's newest gadget is making a difference in our lives so far.

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The Week in iPad Cases: Portenzo's Journal Cover may be the unique case you've been looking for

This week’s roundup of new iPad cases includes artistic designs from Pad & Quill and keyboard alternatives from M-Edge and Sunrise Hitek.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Streamline and Sunrise offer new calendar options

This week's roundup of apps includes one new calendar offering, Streamline, and one older one with a new twist, Sunrise. Plus, new and updated games, news, and productivity apps.

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No Oculus Rift for the Mac, but your Mac couldn’t handle it anyway

Oculus VR announced the required specs for its virtual reality headset and the Mac isn't up to snuff.

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Feedly debuts Apple Watch app for wrangling all your must-reads in one place

View the day's best stories and save, mark as read, or tag them for future reference right from your wrist.

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Amazon Echo update lets you shop without raising a finger

Owners can now bark out orders to buy stuff. And thus, the endgame for Amazon’s cylindrical speaker is revealed.

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You Should Play: Implosion's hack-n-slash mechanics and stellar graphics make one outstanding game

Console-worthy graphics, exhilarating combat, mutant aliens... what more could you even ask for?