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Facebook brings Graph Search to iOS so you can sift through past posts

Now you can search for old posts in Facebook's iOS app and on your desktop browser.

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Threes!, Elevate, and Taylor Swift dominate iTunes Best of 2014

Apple picks the year's top apps, games, music, and more.

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Apple joins Code.org's education push with a week of in-store workshops

Apple Stores around the country will hold workshops and events to teach basic programming to youngsters.

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The Week in iPad Cases: Book-bound folio cases and Trapper Keeper-inspired storage

This week’s roundup of new iPad cases features cases with extra storage pockets for your other gear, book cases for book fans, and trendy patterns.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Want to disguise your phone? Try an ice cream sandwhich

This week’s roundup of new iPhone cases touches upon a few interesting themes, from the world of food to that of fashion—with some classic options in between.

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Facebook gives Slingshot a second try with some familiar features

The latest version of Facebook’s ephemeral photo-messaging app gets a reboot, but it still needs work.

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Apple asks court to dismiss iTunes DRM case after curious plaintiff twist

It turns out that the class-action plaintiffs may never have owned iPods affected by DRM.

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Today's Hot Deals: Dell Inspiron Laptop for $500, an Acer Aspire Switch for $280, and more

Take a look at these great deals, including a Dell touchscreen PC for $630 and a 42" JVC HDTV for $299.

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You Should Play: The Banner Saga delivers epic role-playing in a bleak-but-beautiful fantasy world

Recent Mac favorite from ex-BioWare vets makes the leap to iPad and iPhone for engrossing on-the-go action.

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5 privacy fixes your Facebook News Feed needs by New Year’s

Facebook's privacy settings are a labyrinth of information. Here's what you need to know.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Keep things organized, from your Amazon list to your Camera Roll

This week's roundup includes apps to help your organize your life, buy cool stuff, read good books, and go see the latest movies.

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Wickr brings its self-destructing messages to Windows, Mac and Linux

Just like the mobile version, Wickr's new desktop apps sends messages that vanish without a trace. But there's one thing it can't do on the new platforms that's pretty important.

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Why Apple wiped some of your iPod songs without telling you

The company is embroiled in a class-action lawsuit that claims it removed rival music services’ songs from iPods without telling users.