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iCloud FAQ: Why Apple's online service will matter more than ever

iCloud will be the foundation for some of the coolest new features coming to the iPhone, iPad, and Mac this fall.

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Getting familiar with Family Sharing

OS X Yosemite and iOS 8 will both support a feature called Family Sharing which will allow family members to easily share media and data. Here's the lowdown.

Noteworthy features in OS X Yosemite and iOS 8

Apple showed off previews of the next version of OS X and iOS at its Worldwide Developers Conference. Here are the features that have us excited about these updates.

OS X Yosemite brings new interaction between Macs, iPhones

Apple kicked off its Worldwide Developers Conference with a preview of OS X Yosemite, the next update to its desktop operating system.

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17 additions in OS X Yosemite that will supercharge your workflow

Better notifications, the new Spotlight search app and an improved Mail app are highlights in the new, free upgrade coming this fall. Sign up for the public beta to enjoy it all even earlier.

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Yosemite brings a more efficient Safari and marked up Mail

With Yosemite Apple simplifies and speeds up Safari and lets you mark up Mail images as well as upload enormous attachments.

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Apple announces OS X Yosemite, deepens its ties to iOS

Mavericks replacement to ship for free this fall, featuring updated UI, new Notifications, smarter Spotlight, and more.

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Apple neglects to renew SSL certificate, breaks Software Update in the process

Getting Software Update errors? You're not alone.

Apple issues iTunes update to fix /Users issue

iTunes 11.2, released Thursday, included a bug that hid the /Users directory and made it vulnerable to modification. Late Friday, the company issued an update to fix the issue.

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Hands-on: Improved 4K display support in OS X 10.9.3

Apple revamped the Display system preferences so that there are more resolution options for 4k displays.

OS X 10.9.3, iTunes 11.2 arrive with bug fixes, feature enhancements

Apple on Thursday released updates for OS X Mavericks and iTunes, bringing assorted bug fixes as well as a few feature enhancements.

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Apple launches Beta Seed for OS X program for end users

Access to pre-release versions of OS X no longer requires a developer account. On Tuesday, Apple announced a public beta program available to interested users.

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Expo Notes: CrazyTalk7 brings photo animation to iOS devices

CrazyTalk impressed us last year with its Mac OS X software, and now you can interact with animations on your iPhone or iPad.

OS X 10.9.2 Mavericks fixes long-standing Gmail, Exchange bugs

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Our long national nightmare of buggy email is (hopefully) over. Over at Tidbits, Joe Kissell details what the OS X Mail fixes mean for you and your messages.

OS X 10.9.2 arrives to fix SSL vulnerability, Mail problems, and more

The fix for the much discussed SSL flaw in OS X is in, thanks to 10.9.2. And in case that's not enough, there are fixes for Mail and new features for FaceTime and iMessage.